Dr. Diana Desai, MD

Dr. Diana Desai, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 37
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Dr. Diana Desai, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 6 years. She graduated from Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio in 2007 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.Read her story

18300 Katy Fwy # 225

Houston, TX 77094

Contact Information

(713) 795-0770

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • PHCS
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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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

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Obesity
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Desai treats Obesity more than 88% of her peers

Dr. Desai treats this condition more than 88% of her peers

Thyroid Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Desai treats Thyroid Disease more than 87% of her peers

Dr. Desai treats this condition more than 87% of her peers

Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Desai treats Diabetes With Renal Manifestations more than 85% of her peers

Dr. Desai treats this condition more than 85% of her peers

Dr. Desai's conditions and procedures:

Abnormal Thyroid
Adrenal Gland Diseases
Adrenal Hyperplasia
Adrenal Incidentaloma
Adrenal Insufficiency
Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Cancer
Continuous Glucose Monitoring
Craniopharyngioma
Cushing's Syndrome
Diabetes
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Insipidus
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Endocrine Disorders
Female Infertility
Goiter
Graves' Disease
Gynecomastia
Hashimoto's Disease
Hyperaldosteronism
Hypercalcemia
Hyperkalemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hyperthyroidism
Hypoglycemia
Hypokalemia
Hypoparathyroidism
Hypopituitarism
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Hypothyroidism
Insulin Pump Therapy
Kidney Disease
Lipid Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Obesity
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Overweight
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Physical Examination
Pituitary Disease
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Prolactinoma
Radioactive Iodine Treatment
Retina Diseases
Symptomatic Menopause
Testicular Dysfunction
Testosterone Deficiency
Thyroid Biopsy
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Cyst
Thyroid Disease
Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy
Thyroid Nodule
Thyroid Scan
Thyroiditis
Ultrasound, Thyroid
Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy
Ultrasound-Guided Fine Needle Aspiration
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Desai strives for excellence in the diagnosis and treatment of all hormonal disorders by combining the most recent advances and techniques with a compassionate approach. She specializes in disorders of the endocrine system. She goes to great lengths to care for each and every patient and spend time listening to and addressing all questions and concerns.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 2012
    Baylor University
    Fellowship Hospital
    2012
  • 2010
    Baylor College of Medicine Affilliated Hospitals
    Residency Hospital
    2010
  • 2008
    Baylor College of Medicine Affilliated Hospitals
    Internship Hospital
    2008
  • 2007
    Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio
    Medical School
    2007
  • 2003
    University of Texas / Austin Campus
    Undergraduate School
    2003

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Dr. Desai's Reviews

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4.8

Based on 29 reviews

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Dr Desai is amazing. She spends time going over your symptoms and treatment plan without rushing you. She has been a life saver. I have managed to shed weight brought on by pre-diabetes that was impossible for me to lose through her treatment plan. I highly recommend this doctor. She is the best.
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She is extremely attentive, caring and works very closely with me to find the right treatment for my condition. I love being able to send questions on the patient portal. This way of communicating is perfect for me as a busy working mom. She is always prepared to discuss my test results and asks...Read More
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She is punctual, she spends time with patients and listens to them. I feel confident in her knowledge. She has helped me with my medications. I am doing much better with my diabetes.
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I am 36 year old female and have a number of conditions so I have seen so many doctors over the years, but none compare to her. She is always smiling. She is extremely kind, patient, and actually listens so that she can provide the best care possible. She checked on me between appointments via...Read More
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