Dr. Sandip Desai, MD

Dr. Sandip Desai, MD

Pulmonology  |  
Male  |  
Age 47
(11)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Sandip Desai, MD is a pulmonology doctor who practices in Sugar Land, TX. He is 47 years old.

16959 Southwest Fwy Ste 100

Sugar Land, TX 77479

Contact Information

(832) 255-6632

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • 16 More

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Top Care Areas

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Low Blood Oxygen Level
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cough
very high
more than 99% of peers
Bronchospasm
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pulmonology
  • Critical Care Medicine
4

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchospasm
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Chronic Cough
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Cough
  • Cryptococcosis
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Eosinophilic Asthma
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Mass
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Swine Flu
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wheezing

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Procedures

  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Respiratory Management
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Smoking Cessation Treatment
  • Spirometry
  • Thoracentesis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Government Med College
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Wright State University School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Lousiana State U
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Desai has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Gujarati
  • Hindi
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Desai does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Desai and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Desai's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Desai to family and friends
4.8
based on 11 total reviews (4 with comments)
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 (4)
in Sugar Land, TX |
I want to start off by saying this office and Dr. Desai are the BEST! The Doctor is always on time ! His staff is great , they answer all your questions and call you back promptly ! The office itself is beautiful and clean it makes me feel at home. Highly recommend this Doctor!
in Sttafford, TX |
I had a great experience the staff was very friendly and helpful, Dr. Desai is a wonderful Doctor he answered all my questions, the office is beautiful and clean I felt very welcomed ??
in Miami, FL |
Excellent Dr and the costumer Center is the best!!! I recomended!! Everything is on time.
in Sugar Land, TX |
I highly recommend this doctor , I saw this doctor in the hospital and he saved my life. I know see him in his office now and I fell in love with his staff, everyone is so sweet and caring. Im glad that i finally found a doctor and office that really cares about my health. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED !!!
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Dr. Desai accepts 25 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Fidelis Care
    Fidelis Care HMO
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • HAP Insurance
    Health Alliance
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • Medicaid
  • MHealth Insured
  • Molina Healthcare
    Molina
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • Principal Life
  • Thrivent Financial
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • WellCare

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Hospitals where Dr. Desai has admitting privileges

Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital
16655 Southwest Fwy
Sugar Land, TX 77479
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Memorial Hermann Healthcare System - Southwest
7600 Beechnut St
Houston, TX 77074
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Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Hospital
17500 W Grand Pkwy S
Sugar Land, TX 77479
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Oakbend Medical Center
1705 Jackson St
Richmond, TX 77469
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St. Luke's Sugar Land Hospital
1317 Lake Pointe Pkwy
Sugar Land, TX 77478
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Pearland Medical Center
11100 Shadow Creek Parkway
Pearland, TX 77584
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