Dr. Anant Desai, MD

Nephrology •  Male • Age 54
  
Dr. Desai
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Renal Consultants Medical Group

2876 Sycamore Dr Simi Valley, CA 93065

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(805) 980-7012

Dr. Anant Desai, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Simi Valley, CA and has over 29 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Desai has more experience with Nephrological Conditions than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Kasturba Medical College Mangalore, Manipal University medical school in 1991. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital and Mission Community Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Desai to book an appointment.


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Dr. Desai accepts the following insurance:

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$0 Cost Share AI-AN (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual Via Exchange)-CA EPO
Advantage-CA HMO
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Lumenos Plans-CA PPO
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Silver Priority Select-CA HMO
Silver Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
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UC Care-CA PPO
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UC Health Savings Plan-CA
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Practice Areas

Nephrological Conditions

Nephrological conditions specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the kidneys, including chronic kidney disease, kidney injury, kidney stones, and lupus nephritis.Compare with other Nephrological Conditions specialists.

Typically treats 59% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 10 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Desai treats Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease more than 84% of their peers

Dr. Desai treats this condition more than 84% of their peers

Chronic Kidney Diseases
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Desai treats Chronic Kidney Diseases more than 74% of their peers

Dr. Desai treats this condition more than 74% of their peers

End-Stage Renal Disease
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Desai treats End-Stage Renal Disease more than 76% of their peers

Dr. Desai treats this condition more than 76% of their peers

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Dr. Desai's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Gout
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Small Kidney
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Care Philosophy

We are proud to provide our patients with evidence-based, expert care in a courteous, and compassionate manner. We promise timely appointments and return phone calls. We understand the unique needs of our patients and respect their individuality. Most importantly, we like for our patients to be well informed and to take an active part in their health care.

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Education

University Mich Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
1998
St Barnabas Med Center
Residency Hospital
1992
Kasturba Hosp
Internship Hospital
1991
Kasturba Medical College Mangalore, Manipal University
Medical School

Languages

  • Spanish
  • Gujarati
  • English

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Locations

Renal Consultants Medical Group

Renal Consultants Medical Group2876 Sycamore Dr Simi Valley, CA 93065
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    • Thu: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Renal Consultants Medical Group23928 Lyons Ave Newhall, CA 91321
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    • Mon: 8:30am - 5:00pm
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Renal Consultants Medical Group10605 Balboa Blvd Ste 240 Granada Hills, CA 91344
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    • Fri: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital

Valencia, CA

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

Mission Community Hospital

Panorama City, CA

50% Patient experience rating, 19% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019)

Providence Holy Cross Medical Center

Mission Hills, CA

74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020)
  • America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018)

Valley Presbyterian Hospital

Van Nuys, CA

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average