Dr. Rikesh Desai, MD

Dr. Rikesh Desai, MD

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Age 45
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Dr. Rikesh Desai, MD is a family medicine specialist in Surprise, AZ and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Medical Coll Baroda MS University in 1997 and specializes in family medicine and geriatric medicine.

13921 W Grand Ave Ste 502

Surprise, AZ 85374

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Centene
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • 13 More

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Dr. Desai's Experience

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Dr. Desai's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Desai "compasionate, excellent family patient care"

2  Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Geriatric Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

248  Conditions Treated

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19  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Disease Counseling
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Skin Procedures
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arizona.

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

  • Rosary High School
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1988
  • Medical Coll Baroda MS University
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Memorial Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Memorial Medical Center, Penn State's Milton S Hershey Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Sun Health Geriatrics, sun city, AZ
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

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

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Dr. Desai's Reviews

3.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Desai to family and friends
16 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Desai's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I was seen by this doctor once and it was a horible experience. He rushed through my visit. Did not even seem interested in my history then referred me to a different office without even an exam or anything. Not even fit to treat animals.
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Not a very good doctor extremely robotic in demeanor, his body language and affect were non existent he has zero charisma. He is very matter of fact, but does not care to listen to his patients. I had to see him because of state achess ins. I was there for an anxiety issue that put in the E.R. But,...more
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