Dr. Alpesh Desai, DO

Dr. Alpesh Desai, DO

Dermatology  |  
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Age 47
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Dr. Alpesh Desai, DO is a dermatologist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Kansas City Univ Of Medicine Bioscience College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 2000 and specializes in dermatology.

2120 Ashland St

Houston, TX 77008

Contact Information

(713) 864-2659

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Enterprise Group
  • American Republic
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 7 More

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Dr. Desai accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
American Enterprise Group
American Republic
Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Humana Health Plan of Texas
Houston Area HMO-Standard
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Principal Life
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Desai's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Desai performs Excision of Benign Skin Lesion more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Desai performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Intertrigo
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Desai treats Intertrigo more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Desai treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Itchy Skin
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Desai treats Itchy Skin more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Desai treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Desai's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acanthosis Nigricans
  • Acne
  • Acne Surgery
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Boil
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Canker Sore
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Cellulitis
  • Cold Sore
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Dry Skin
  • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Detergents
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Infections
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Genital Warts
  • Hair Loss
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hives
  • Impetigo
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Jock Itch
  • Kaposi's Sarcoma
  • Keloid Scar
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Lichen Planus
  • Lipomas
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Parapsoriasis
  • Pemphigoid
  • Pityriasis Rosea
  • Plantar Wart
  • Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
  • Psoriasis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Scabies
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Shingles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Sunburn
  • Telogen Effluvium
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Ulcer
  • Varicose Veins
  • Warts

About Me

Biography

Dr. Alpesh Desai, DO is a dermatologist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Kansas City Univ Of Medicine Bioscience College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 2000 and specializes in dermatology.

Specialties

  • Dermatology

Board Certifications

Education

2000
Kansas City Univ Of Medicine Bioscience College Of Osteopathic Medicine
Medical School
2000

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Desai's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Desai

3.3

Based on 7 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
28.571428571428573%
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Dr Desai was very knowledgeable and very friendly in explaining my condition.
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It was good because the doctor prescribed me a topic cream. I used it for three days and the red spots disappeared. First, I explained everything to his nursery. Then, doctor saw me for 5 minutes.
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