Dr. Deborah Desir, MD

Dr. Deborah Desir, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 64
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Dr. Deborah Desir, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Hamden, CT and has been practicing for 38 years. She graduated from Yale University in 1980 and specializes in rheumatology.

3018 Dixwell Ave Ste 1

Hamden, CT 06518

Contact Information

(203) 281-5910

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Connecticut
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. Desir's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Osteopenia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Desir treats Osteopenia more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Desir treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Osteoporosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Desir treats Osteoporosis more than 96% of her peers

Dr. Desir treats this condition more than 96% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deficiency-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Disuse Osteoporosis
  • Drug-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Hyperthyroid Osteoporosis
  • Idiopathic Osteoporosis
  • Juvenile Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Related to Cancer
  • Postmenopausal Osteoporosis
  • Pregnancy-Associated Osteoporosis
  • Primary Osteoporosis
  • Secondary Osteoporosis
  • Senile Osteoporosis
  • Transient Osteoporosis of Hip
Raynaud's Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Desir treats Raynaud's Disease more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Desir treats this condition more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Desir's conditions and procedures:

Ankylosing Spondylitis
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Fibromyalgia
Gout
Hand Conditions
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Malaise and Fatigue
Muscle Weakness
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Plantar Fasciitis
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Shoulder Disorders
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Steroid Injection
Temporal Arteritis
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Deborah Desir, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Hamden, CT and has been practicing for 38 years. She graduated from Yale University in 1980 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

  • Yale University
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Yale University New Haven Hospital
    Residency Hospital
  • Yale-New Haven Hospital
    Internship Hospital
  • 1980
    Yale University
    Medical School
    1980
  • Harvard Medical School
    Undergraduate School

Languages

  • Arabic
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Desir's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Desir

2.7

Based on 14 reviews

5 Stars
35.714285714285715%
(5)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
7.142857142857143%
(1)
2 Stars
14.285714285714286%
(2)
1 Star
42.857142857142854%
(6)

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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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