Dr. Sameer Desai, MD

Dr. Sameer Desai, MD

Hematology  |  
Male  |  
Age 49
(18)
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Dr. Sameer Desai, MD is a hematology specialist in Somerset, NJ and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Yale University in 1995 and specializes in hematology, oncology, and more.

75 Veronica Ave Ste 201

Somerset, NJ 08873

Contact Information

(732) 246-4882

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey

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Top Care Areas

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

Breast Diseases
high
more than 90% of peers
Cancer
high
more than 80% of peers
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
normal
more than 80% of peers

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Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology
  • Oncology
2

Board Certifications

  • Hematology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • Weill Cornell Medical College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • Yale University
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • University of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    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

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Desai's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Desai to family and friends
4.5
based on 18 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

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 (5)

I was with another oncology practice in E. Brunswick, however it seemed the doctor couldn't get my secondary problems under control. I started to lose faith and trust in him, so I moved on. Fortunately for me, I have a neighbor who was under Dr. Desai's care, and he highly recommended him. I find...more
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At the Somerset office, the front desk staffs esp. the young Caucasian with long hair, is very rude. She lets you wait over 30 minutes to check you in. You can hear her making negative comments about how things / changes at work, chatting a lot instead of working. When she asks for co-pay, she...more
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Caring and concerned. Always calls back - office staff is very helpful and courteous.
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Dr Desai is a skilled doctor and very professional. His staff in Monroe is horrific though! Unprofessional, overbook appointments, take lunch while you are waiting to be checked in for your appointments and then tell you that you have to wait until they are all done eating? Why schedule...more
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He is the best Dr for any type of cancel
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