Dr. Minesh Desai, DO

Dr. Minesh Desai, DO

Internal Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 41
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Minesh Desai, DO is an internal medicine specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2011 and specializes in internal medicine and general medical practice.

225 W 19th St

Houston, TX 77008

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Humana Health Plan of Texas
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Desai's Experience

Dr. Desai's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • Internal Medicine
  • General Medical Practice

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Physician Specialties*

Conditions Treated


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  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Immunization
  • Joint Injection
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Physical Examination
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.


  • University of Pennsy
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1999
  • Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2011

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's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Desai to family and friends
based on 17 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

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Dr. Desai's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I met with Dr Desai to stabilize diabetes treatment.He changed my medication with little explanation, informed me that he was leaving the practice, assured me that we would meet to finalize medications/dosages after labwork was done. This appointment was canceled with no opportunity to reschedule....more
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Dr. Desai is amazing. This clinic has had a lot of doctor turnover. Dr. Desai has been there now the longest so I hope he stays!!!!!!
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I'm a doctor and see Dr. Desai for my care. I was referred to him from other medical colleagues. He is indeed the doctor's doctor because many of us go to him for our care. He is thorough and caring. Most people who have a great experience don't bother to leave reviews but I felt compelled to...more
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It was not a good experience. He didn't even do my blood work when I visited him with my illness. Found an alternative Dr by myself.
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My experience was poor. I found Dr. Desai to be condescending. My annual physical exam was incomplete: he never listened to my heart or lungs, he did not look into my throat or eyes, he did not ask me about sleep apnea, despite it being listed on my history form.
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