Dr. Samit Desai, MD

Dr. Samit Desai, MD

Infectious Disease Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
43 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Samit Desai, MD is an infectious disease specialist in Hackensack, NJ and has been practicing for 12 years. He specializes in infectious disease medicine.

Center For Infectious Diseases

20 Prospect Ave Ste 507

Hackensack, NJ 07601
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We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person.


  • Infectious Disease Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Infectious Disease
  • Internal Medicine


  • Umdnj-University Hospital
    Residency Hospital
  • Umdnj-University Hospital
    Internship Hospital
  • 2006
    Yale University Yale School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital
  • 2001
    University Hospital
    Medical School


  • Tagalog
  • English


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I have been with Dr Desai for many years and he has always been knowledgeable patient and compassionate with any problems i have encountered. I would highly recommend him with complete confidence
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Dr. Desai had to deal with the worst case of pneumonia in me and he was calm through the whole episode, giving confidence that I will recover. He took the pains to talk to my immunologist and work his plan through. Great bedside manners. Clear in his communication and thinking.
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Dr.Desai is one of the most professional and intelligent doctors that I have encountered. He is very soft spoken and has a great bedside manner. I definitely recommend Dr.Desai. Left the hospital with all my questions answered and confidence in his treatment plan.
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He is one of the most unprofessional, nasty doctor I have ever met...I would never recommend him to anyone and cannot believe he practices medicine! His office is unorganized and do not give messages and lie as well...horrible place He is uncaring and rude and a very arrognant man.
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