Dr. Neelam Desai, MD

HematologyFemaleAge 42

Dr. Desai
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center - Hematology/Oncology

330 Brookline Avenue Shapiro # 9 Boston, MA 02215

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(617) 632-1010

Dr. Neelam Desai, MD is a Hematology Specialist in Boston, MA. She is affiliated with medical facilities Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Beverly Hospital. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Desai to book an appointment.

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Dr. Desai is affiliated with Beverly Hospital Beverly, a highly rated hospital.

At a Glance

  • Offers Telehealth
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  • Practices at Top Hospital
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Experience
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No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
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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Breast Cancer
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Desai treats Breast Cancer more than 87% of her peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Angiosarcoma of the Breast
  • Basal Type Breast Cancer
  • Breast Cancer Recurrence
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • Inflammatory Breast Cancer
  • Invasive Breast Cancer
  • Invasive Ductal Carcinoma
  • Invasive Lobular Carcinoma
  • Locally Advanced Breast Cancer
  • Lymphoma of the Breast
  • Male Breast Cancer
  • Malignant Breast Tumor
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma of the Breast
  • Pre-Invasive Breast Cancer
  • Radiation-Induced Angiosarcoma of the Breast
  • Secretory Breast Carcinoma
  • Tubular Carcinoma
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Lymphoma Evaluation
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Desai performs Lymphoma Evaluation more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Desai performs this procedure more than 80% of her peers

Erythropoietin Test
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Desai performs Erythropoietin Test more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Desai performs this procedure more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Desai's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Cancer
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Bone Marrow Evaluation
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Chordoma
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • Erythropoietin Test
  • Eye Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Hemophilia
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Leukemia Diagnostic Evaluations
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lobular Carconima
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphocytosis
  • Lymphoma
  • Lymphoma Evaluation
  • Lymphosarcoma
  • Melanoma
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Peritoneal Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Purpura
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Skin Cancer
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency

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Dr. Desai accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Anthem
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Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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A brilliant doctor. Definitely the smartest person in the room. Very caring.
What went well
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Neelam Desai, MD is a Hematology Specialist in Boston, MA. She is affiliated with medical facilities Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Beverly...Read more

Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Hematology & Oncology

Board Certifications

  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology

Languages

  • English
  • Hindi

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Neelam Desai, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Desai has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Neelam Desai, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Neelam Desai, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Desai frequently treats Breast Cancer, Lymphoma Evaluation, and Erythropoietin Test. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Desai treats.

Where is Dr. Neelam Desai, MD's office located?

Dr. Desai's office is located at 330 Brookline Avenue Shapiro # 9, Boston, MA 02215. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Neelam Desai, MD speak?

Dr. Desai speaks Hindi and English. View profile to see all.

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Locations

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center - Hematology/Oncology

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center - Hematology/Oncology330 Brookline Avenue Shapiro # 9 Boston, MA 02215
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Desai is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

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Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Boston, MA

76% Patient Experience Rating, 7% higher than the national average

1 Award Received

Beverly Hospital

Beverly, MA

70% Patient Experience Rating, 1% higher than the national average

5 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)