Dr. Meenakshi Desai, MD

Dr. Meenakshi Desai, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Female  |  
Age 74
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Meenakshi Desai, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Mount Vernon, IL. She is 74 years old and has been practicing for 51 years.

3000 Broadway St

Mount Vernon, IL 62864

Contact Information

(618) 244-3200

Insurance Accepted

  • Cigna

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Glaucoma
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more than 60% of peers
Cataract
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more than 10% of peers
Senile Cataracts
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more than 9% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Black Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Keratitis
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Trichiasis
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Procedures

  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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

  • Bj Medical College, Ahmedabad, Gujarat University
    Medical School | Graduated 1966
  • Bj Med College Civil Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1966
  • Bj Med Civil Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1969
  • Robinson Meml Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1970
  • Boston Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Brooklyn Eye and Ear Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1972

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Desai has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Desai accepts 1 insurance carrier
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
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Hospitals where Dr. Desai has admitting privileges

Crossroads Community Hospital
8 Doctors Park Rd
Mount Vernon, IL 62864
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