Dr. Prakash Desai, DO

Dr. Prakash Desai, DO

Neurology  |  
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Dr. Prakash Desai, DO is a neurology doctor who practices in Torrance, CA. He has been practicing for 15 years.

23430 Hawthorne Blvd Ste 105

Torrance, CA 90505

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Kaiser Permanente
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Brain Disorders
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more than 63% of peers
Vasculitis
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more than 52% of peers
Cerebral Palsy
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more than 49% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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Specialties

  • Neurology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Desai does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Confusion
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vertigo

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Procedures

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Western Univ Of Health Sciences/College Of Osteopathic Medicine Of The Pacific, Western University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 2003

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

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Desai's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Desai to family and friends
1.0
based on 3 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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  • 1
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Dr. Desai's Performance

Trustworthiness
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Explains condition(s) well
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Answers Questions
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Time well spent
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Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
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Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
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Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Torrance, CA |
Dr Desai refused to look outside the box at any other options for my peripheral neuropathy. He only went through the standard tests written in the book and then after nothing came up, he has the RECEPTIONIST call me and say that "testing was complete, there is nothing wrong with you". Clearly if...more
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Dr. Desai accepts 2 insurance carriers
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Desai has admitting privileges

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Torrance Memorial Medical Center
3330 Lomita Blvd
Torrance, CA 90505
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