Dr. Bijal Desai, MD

Dr. Bijal Desai, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 49
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Dr. Bijal Desai, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Somerset, NJ. He is 49 years old and has been practicing for 21 years.

23 Clyde Rd Ste 101

Somerset, NJ 08873

Contact Information

(732) 873-9500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • 9 More

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Desai performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
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more than 77% of peers
Hypertension
normal
more than 75% of peers
Chronic Glomerulonephritis
normal
more than 70% of peers

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Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

Dr. Desai does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Purpura
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • Ross University
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • UMDNJ R W Johnson Med School
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Desai has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Desai has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Desai's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Desai to family and friends
1.0
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Likelihood to Recommend (1)

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Dr. Desai's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
POOR
Office environment
POOR
Staff friendliness
POOR
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Desai accepts 18 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerihealth
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Direct Access
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Locals (any local)
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • National Elevator
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • QualCare
    QualCare HMO
    QualCare PPO
  • Simplifi
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty
    United Healthcare
  • WellCare

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Hospitals where Dr. Desai has admitting privileges

Overlook Medical Center
99 Beauvoir Ave
Summit, NJ 07901
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RWJ University Hospital New Brunswick
1 Robert Wood Johnson Pl
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
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RWJ University Hospital Somerset
110 Rehill Ave
Somerville, NJ 08876
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Saint Peter's University Hospital
254 Easton Ave
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
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