Dr. Seemal Desai, MD

Dr. Seemal Desai, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 39
Dr. Seemal Desai, MD is a dermatologist in Plano, TX and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from Morehouse School Of Medicine in 2005 and specializes in dermatology, pediatric dermatology, and more.

5425 W Spring Creek Pkwy Ste 265

Plano, TX 75024

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Bankers Life and Casualty
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • 13 More

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Top Care Areas

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Skin Infections
very high
more than 93% of peers
more than 88% of peers
more than 85% of peers

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8  Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Cosmetic Dermatology
  • Dermatologic Surgery
  • Occupational Skin Diseases
  • Oncology
  • Pediatric Dermatology
  • Procedural Dermatology
  • Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

57  Conditions Treated

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20  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Biopsy
  • Botox® Injection
  • Collagen Injection
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Laser Surgery
  • Mole Removal
  • Photodynamic Therapy (PDT)
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Surgery
  • Venous Sclerotherapy
  • Wart Removal

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.


  • Emory University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2000
  • Morehouse School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • Grady Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • University Of Alabama Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • D Magazine 'Best Doctors in Collin County', 2012
Media & Publications

Dr. Desai has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Gujarati
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Desai's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Desai to family and friends
39 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (39)

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  • 1

Dr. Desai's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Excellent board certified dermatologist. His staff are so friendly. He has a great beside manner. I highly recommend him for your skin care needs.
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Absolute worst doctor I've ever been too. Zero bedside manners. He was very rude to my son who has eczema. Will never go back and do NOT recommend.
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No respect for others time. Very long wait time, with no interaction no sorry, no reason.
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Completely missed a Basal Cell Carcinoma that was ultimately easily diagnosed by a first year resident simply by an examination (although, of course, a biopsy -- punch, not scrape to save time...) Confirmed this. A year of creams and prescriptions and a general dismissal of my comcerns expressed...more
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Dr. Desai is extremely knowledgeable and thorough with his checks and diagnosis. He prescribed a very effective treatment and my symptoms have significantly been reduced. I traveled from overseas for 2 visits with Dr. Desai as he was highly recommended by the a member of the european board of...more
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