Dr. Nisha Desai, MD

Dr. Nisha Desai, MD

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Dr. Nisha Desai, MD is a dermatologist in Skokie, IL. She specializes in dermatology.

9933 Woods Dr Fl 2

Skokie, IL 60077

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Illinois
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Dr. Desai's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Skin Infections
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Desai treats Skin Infections more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Desai treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Dermatitis
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Desai treats Dermatitis more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Desai treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Impetigo
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Desai treats Impetigo more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Desai treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Desai's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acanthosis Nigricans
Acne
Actinic Keratosis
Allergic Reaction
Athlete's Foot
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Autoimmune Diseases
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Bedsores
Benign Tumor
Birthmark
Boil
Breast Diseases
Burn Injuries
Cancer
Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
Cellulitis
Cold Sore
Dermatitis
Dermatitis Due to Drugs
Dermatomyositis
Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
Destruction of Penile Lesion
Dry Skin
Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Metals
Erythema Multiforme
Excessive Sweating
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
Excision of Skin Cancer
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Folliculitis
Foot Conditions
Fungal Infections
Fungal Nail Infection
Genital Warts
Granuloma of Skin
Hair Loss
Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
Herpes Simplex Infection
Hidradenitis
Hives
Impetigo
Intertrigo
Itchy Skin
Jock Itch
Keloid Scar
Lichen Planus
Lipomas
Lymphangioma
Melanoma
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
Nail and Nail Bed Infection
Nipple Fissure
Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
Parapsoriasis
Pemphigoid
Pemphigus
Pityriasis Rosea
Plantar Wart
Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
Psoriasis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Purpura
Rash
Ringworm
Rosacea
Scabies
Seborrheic Dermatitis
Seborrheic Keratosis
Shaving of Skin Lesion
Shingles
Skin Cancer
Skin Discoloration
Skin Infections
Skin Tag Removal
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Sunburn
Telogen Effluvium
Tinea Versicolor
Ulcer
Varicose Veins
Warts

About Me

Biography

Dr. Nisha Desai, MD is a dermatologist in Skokie, IL. She specializes in dermatology.

Specialties

  • Dermatology

Dr. Desai's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Desai

3.2

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Did not feel that I rec'd a very thorough full skin exam. Way too quick. Prior Dr who left the area used a light while examining the body and looked very closely in my scalp. Dr Desai was very nice but too rushed. I have a family history of melanoma and will have to keep looking for a good...Read More
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Dr Desai is extremely courteous, gentle and thorough. She makes direct eye contact and listens intently.
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I have had health issues since birth and seen dozens of doctor's, I consider Dr. Desai one of the most genuine and helpful Doctor's I have worked with. My health has not only improved since I started seeing her but we have come up with a solid plan to keep improving it for years to come. Dr. Desai...Read More
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I would absolutely not recommend Dr Desai. She was impatient: she did not take time to answer questions. She was unhelpful: she did not respond to my pages - four of them - when I had urgent questions about my pre-schooler's condition. She was ruthless: took a biopsy when it may have been...Read More
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I am so happy I switched doctors, Dr. Desai was like a breath of fresh air,, she was kind, patient,caring,& seemed very concerned...She was knowledgeable & relatable.. I just met her today, I haven't tried my treatment plan yet but surely looking forward to a positive remedy, TOTALLY unlike my last...Read More
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO
Priority Health
Priority PPO

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Evanston Hospital

Evanston, IL