Dr. Meghna Desai, MD

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Nephrology | Female

Dr. Meghna Desai, MD
Dr. Meghna Desai, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Springfield, IL. She is 43 years old and has been practicing for 20 years. Dr. Desai is affiliated with Memorial Medical Center, HSHS St. John's Hospital, HSHS St. Francis Hospital and Community Memorial Hospital.

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Dr. Desai's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
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    EXCELLENT
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  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
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Dr. Desai is very caring and always answers all of my questions. She never makes me feel rushed and always takes her time explaining my treatment plan. I couldn't ask for better care in facing such a serious illness as cancer.
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Dr. Desai's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

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  •  Specializes in Nephrology
  •  Board certified in Hematology, Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology and Nephrology
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Hematology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology
  • Nephrology

Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphoid Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Alkalosis
  • All Lymphoma
  • Amyloidosis
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Burkitt's Lymphoma
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • ENT Cancer
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gout
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Tumors, Malignant
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukocytosis
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lymphocytosis
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Melanoma
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Vulvar Cancer
  • von Willebrand Disease

Education

  • Medical School
    Bombay University / Mahatma Gandhi Mission's Medical College

    Graduated in 1997

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Nephrology

Procedures Performed

  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Hemodialysis
  • Puncture Aspiration
  • Thoracentesis