Dr. Akshay Desai, MD

Dr. Akshay Desai, MD

Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 65
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Akshay Desai, MD is a cardiology doctor who practices in New Port Richey, FL. He is 65 years old. Dr. Desai is affiliated with Palms of Pasadena Hospital.

5537 Gulf Dr

New Port Richey, FL 34652

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellCare

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Dr. Desai's Experience

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Dr. Desai's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Cardiology
  • Board certified in Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Desai "To prevent disease and promote health and wellness in our patients and our communities"
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Specialties

  • Cardiology
2

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
24

Conditions Treated

  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Asthma
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Drug Abuse
  • Emphysema
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Hernia
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Injuries
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Liver Failure
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Pneumonia
  • Sleep Apnea
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Procedures

  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Spirometry

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Smt Nhl Municipal Medical College, Gujarat University
    Medical School | Graduated
  • South Baltimore Genl Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Jersey City Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Deborah Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Desai has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Gujarati
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Desai's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Desai to family and friends
4.3
based on 3 total reviews
Dr. Desai's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Desai accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • WellCare
    WellCare PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Desai has admitting privileges

Palms of Pasadena Hospital
1501 Pasadena Ave S
South Pasadena, FL 33707
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