Dr. Nita Desai, MD

Dr. Nita Desai, MD

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Obstetrics & Gynecology  |  
Female  |  
39 y/o
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Dr. Nita Desai, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology doctor who practices in Phoenix, AZ. She is 39 years old and has been practicing for 14 years.

DHMG St Joseph's Center for Women's Health Obstetrics/Gynecology

500 W Thomas Rd Ste 680

Phoenix, AZ 85013
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
  • AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Healthcare Connect
  • Indian Health Service
  • Medicaid
  • Mercy Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Phoenix Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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Pregnancy Test
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more than 80% of peers
Ovarian Cysts
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more than 76% of peers
Chronic Pelvic Pain
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more than 73% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Desai "My mission, along with the St. Joseph Medical Group, is to focus on innovative clinical care and the pursuit of excellence through scholarly activities. This allows me to provide patients with state-of-the-art patient services and exceptional patient experiences. "
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Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Gynecologic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Obstetric & Gynecologic Surgery
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Board Certifications

Dr. Desai does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Pain
  • Breech Position
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Cervicitis
  • Chlamydia Infections
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coagulation Defects in Pregnancy and Postpartum
  • Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
  • Dysmenorrhea
  • Ectopic Pregnancy
  • Endometriosis
  • Female Infertility
  • Genitourinary Tract Infections in Pregnancy
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Hemorrhoids
  • High Risk Pregnancy
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
  • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
  • Maternal Anemia
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Miscarriages
  • Mullerian Aplasia
  • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Ovarian Pain
  • Ovarian Remnant Syndrome
  • Pelvic Congestion Syndrome
  • Pelvic Floor Muscle Spasm
  • Pelvic Floor Tension Myalgia
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Perimenopause
  • Placenta Previa
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Preeclampsia
  • Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Pudendal Nerve Entrapment
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Stage 4 Endometriosis
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Thrombosis
  • Trichomoniasis
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal Pain
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Yeast Infections

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Procedures

  • Adhesiolysis
  • Advanced Gynecologic Surgery
  • Birth Control
  • C-Section
  • Colpopexy
  • Colpopexy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
  • Hysterectomy
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Excision or Destruction of Ovary With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Vaginal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Neovagina Construction
  • Ovarian Cystectomy
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Presacral Neurectomy
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Salpingo-Oophorectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Surgery, Robotic Assisted
  • Sympathectomy
  • Total Salpingectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Trachelectomy
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Cuff Revision
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vaginectomy
  • Vulvectomy
  • Wound Repair

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Ross University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • Hahnemann University School of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Hahnemann University School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • St. Joseph's Hospital & Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Desai has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Desai has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Gujarati

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Desai's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Desai to family and friends
4.4
based on 16 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
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Dr. Desai's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Prescott Valley, AZ |
Dr. Nita Desai at Dignity Health st josephs hospital is so so amazing. She just recently completed a laparoscopic hystorectomy on me and it was not easy. She had her work cut out for her with all my scar tissues and ESSURE. She treated me and my family like we were family. She was caring...more
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in Mesa, AZ |
I just had surgery 2 months ago and my surgery went very well, she did a great job, she's a very professional dr., I'm very thankful with her and also with all doctors they don't have an easy job, we should give them the respect they deserve they're humans not god and something do mistakes, but...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Desai accepts 19 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
    AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
  • AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
    AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC) EPO
    AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC) PPO
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna Healthcare of Arizona
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna POS
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna
    Open Access Plus PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Healthcare Connect
  • Indian Health Service
  • Medicaid
  • Mercy Care
    AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
    AHCCCS with Prior Authorization
  • MultiPlan
    RAN/AMN
  • Phoenix Health Plan
    AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
    Phoenix Health Plan (w/prior authorization)
  • SCAN Health Plan
  • Self Pay
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • Triwest
    TriCare/TriWest
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Desai has admitting privileges

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MIHS Maricopa Medical Center
2601 E Roosevelt St
Phoenix, AZ 85008
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