Dr. Rajiv Desai, MD

Dr. Rajiv Desai, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  |  
Male  |  
Age 60
(25)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Rajiv Desai, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology doctor who practices in Athens, GA. He is 60 years old and has been practicing for 31 years.

1000 Hawthorne Ave

Athens, GA 30606

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
normal
more than 52% of peers
Breech Position
normal
more than 51% of peers
Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
normal
more than 44% of peers

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Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
1

Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
30

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breech Position
  • Chlamydia Infections
  • Ectopic Pregnancy
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Genitourinary Tract Infections in Pregnancy
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • High Risk Pregnancy
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
  • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Miscarriages
  • Nausea
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Perimenopause
  • Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Yeast Infections
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Procedures

  • C-Section
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colposcopy
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • University Of Mumbai
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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
4.2
based on 25 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Desai's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

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Dr. Desai accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
    Blue Choice HMO
    Blue Choice Option POS
    Blue Open Access POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Desai has admitting privileges

Athens Regional Medical Center
1199 Prince Ave
Athens, GA 30606
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St. Mary's Health Care System
1230 Baxter St
Athens, GA 30606
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