Dr. Pragnesh Desai, DO

Dr. Pragnesh Desai, DO

Save
Urology  |  
Male  |  
58 y/o
(27)

Accepting new patients

Dr. Pragnesh Desai, DO is an urology doctor who practices in Wescosville, PA. He is 58 years old and has been practicing for 27 years.

Pragnesh A. Desai, DO

6083 Hamilton Blvd

Wescosville, PA 18106
Get Directions

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • HealthAmerica Pennsylvania, Inc.
  • Tricare

Learn about Dr. Desai

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you

Top Care Areas

new

See how frequently Dr. Desai performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
very high
more than 96% of peers
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
very high
more than 91% of peers
Urinary Disorders
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Desai's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

We're trying something new with Top Care Areas.Was it helpful for you?YesNo

1

Specialties

  • Urology
2

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board*
  • Urological Surgery
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board*
28

Conditions Treated

  • Balanoposthitis
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Infection
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostatitis
  • Spermatocele
  • Testicular Atrophy
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Urethral Stones
  • Urethral Stricture
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
18

Procedures

  • Bladder Surgery
  • Circumcision
  • Cystoscopy
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Laser Lithotripsy
  • Lithotripsy
  • No-Scalpel Vasectomy
  • Orchiectomy
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Transrectal Ultrasound-Guided Prostate Biopsy (TRUS)
  • Transurethral Microwave Thermotherapy
  • Transurethral Needle Ablation of Prostate (TUNA)
  • Ureteroscopy With Laser Lithotripsy of Kidney Stones
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • UroLift®
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Vasectomy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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

  • Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Albert Einstein Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Desai has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Gujarati
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Desai does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Desai and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Desai's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Desai to family and friends
4.7
based on 27 total reviews (9 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
    (25)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Desai's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

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

Patient Comments (9)

Nottingham, MD |
Excellent service and professionalism. Will always go back for future needs. Very personable staff. Very accommodating. Dr Desai is great.
Flag this
Was this helpful?
in Schuylkill Haven, PA |
Just recently became a patient for the first time. Was very pleased with the Staff at the onset of my appointments. Dr. desai was very professional and thorough in my examination, diagnosis, and treatment of my condition. Although my work has me away most of the week they were able to accomidate...more
Flag this
Was this helpful?
in Allentown, PA |
Dr. Desai has been with me and treated me through my Stage 3 Prostate Cancer, he treated me and continues to monitor me through my entire Cancer Experience. I wouldn't have wanted to go through anything like this with ANY OTHER DOCTOR. I met a man in his waiting room who I worked with for 34...more
Flag this
Was this helpful?
in Allentown Pa |
After a trip to the ER where I was told I needed to see a Urologist within 48 hours, he was the only one willing to se me inn that time frame. Others wanted me to wait 2 to 6 weeks. Very satisfied with the time he takes and his willingness to explain things .
Flag this
Was this helpful?
in Center Valley, PA |
I have been a patient of Dr. Desai for over a decade. Dr. Desai is an excellent choice for your urologist. He is knowledgeable and professional, and gives you the time you need to get a thorough exam and answer your questions. His office is fully equipped, with key procedure results being...more
Flag this
Was this helpful?

Visit Dr. Desai

Now Accepting New Patients
This provider offers the following appointment availability:
Same Day
Next Day
Dr. Desai accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Capital Blue Cross
    Capital Blue Cross PPO
    Keystone Health Plan Central HMO
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • HealthAmerica Pennsylvania, Inc.
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
    Tricare PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Desai has admitting privileges

Lehigh Valley Hospital - Cedar Crest
1200 S Cedar Crest Blvd
Allentown, PA 18103
View Hospital Profile
Lehigh Valley Hospital - 17th Street
1627 Chew St
Allentown, PA 18102
View Hospital Profile
Lehigh Valley Hospital - Muhlenberg
2545 Schoenersville Rd
Bethlehem, PA 18017
View Hospital Profile
Gnaden Huetten Memorial Hospital
211 N 12th St
Lehighton, PA 18235
View Hospital Profile
Palmerton Hospital
135 Lafayette Ave
Palmerton, PA 18071
View Hospital Profile
Sacred Heart Hospital
421 Chew St
Allentown, PA 18102
View Hospital Profile
St. Luke's Hospital - Allentown Campus
1736 Hamilton St
Allentown, PA 18104
View Hospital Profile
St. Luke's Hospital - Bethlehem Campus
801 Ostrum St
Bethlehem, PA 18015
View Hospital Profile