Dr. Gregory Desanto, MD

Dr. Gregory Desanto, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  |  
Male  |  
Age 59
(15)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Gregory Desanto, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Phoenix, AZ and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University Of Minnesota Medical School in 1985 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

11209 N Tatum Blvd Ste 255

Phoenix, AZ 85028

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Pap Smear
very high
more than 96% of peers
Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
very high
more than 95% of peers
Cervical Polyps
very high
more than 87% of peers

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Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
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Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Birth Control
  • Chlamydia Infection Screening
  • Colporrhaphy
  • C-Section
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Paracentesis
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vulvectomy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • University Of Minnesota Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Cedars Sinai Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Tucson Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Desanto has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Desanto's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Desanto to family and friends
3.8
based on 15 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Desanto's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in Scottsdale, AZ
Dr. Desanto is wonderful! He is patient, kind, gentle, and listens. His staff is great from the front desk to the nurses and the mammogram technicians.
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in Phoenix, AZ
Dr. DeSanto helped me delivered my first child and I plan on using him for my second child as well. He is very knowledgeable, professional, approachable and very thorough. He appears quite but he really is a kind Doctor and caring which you don't mind a lot.
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in Phoenix, AZ
I had a large ovarian cyst for a long time and was trying to ignore it, hoping it would go away. Dr. DeSanto was patiently persistent in getting me to go through with surgery, as leaving the cyst intact was dangerous. I had surgery yesterday and am relieved! I was in and out, only 3 small...more
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in Scottsdale, AZ
He is soft spoken and calming, which was a huge help to me as a first time mother. He thoroughly went over everything with me so I always was clear on what was going on. He never made me feel crazy for asking silly questions. I never felt rushed during visits. He was great when it was time to...more
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