Dr. Shashank Desai, MD

Dr. Shashank Desai, MD

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Dr. Shashank Desai, MD is a cardiology specialist in Falls Church, VA and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in cardiology and advanced heart failure & transplant cardiology.

3300 Gallows Rd

Falls Church, VA 22042

Contact Information

(703) 776-2986

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Virginia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Desai's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Cardiomyopathy
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Desai treats Cardiomyopathy more than 70% of his peers

Dr. Desai treats this condition more than 70% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atrial Cardiomyopathy With Heart Block
  • Cardiomyopathy 1, Familial Hypertrophic
  • Cardiomyopathy Due to Anthracyclines
  • Cardiomyopathy, Alcoholic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Chagas
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated 10
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated With Conduction Defect
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated With Conduction Defect Type 1
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated With Conduction Defect Type 2
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated, Idiopathic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated, With Woolly Hair and Keratoderma
  • Cardiomyopathy, Familial Dilated
  • Cardiomyopathy, Fatal Fetal, Due to Myocardial Calcification
  • Cardiomyopathy, Fetal Hypertrophic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypogonadism, Collagenoma Syndrome
  • Cardiomyopathy, Infantile Histiocytoid
  • Cardiomyopathy, Takotsubo
  • Cardiomyopathy, X-Linked, Fatal Infantile
Congestive Heart Failure
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Desai treats Congestive Heart Failure more than 66% of his peers

Dr. Desai treats this condition more than 66% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Congestive Heart Failure, Left-Sided
  • Congestive Heart Failure, Right-Sided
Heart Disease
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Desai treats Heart Disease more than 65% of his peers

Dr. Desai treats this condition more than 65% of his peers

Dr. Desai's conditions and procedures:

Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Cardiac Arrest
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Chest Pain
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Endocarditis
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Biopsy
Heart Disease
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypotension
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Pericardial Disease
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Septal Defect
Syncope
Thrombosis
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Shashank Desai, MD is a cardiology specialist in Falls Church, VA and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in cardiology and advanced heart failure & transplant cardiology.

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Disease

Education

  • Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Internship Hospital
  • 2000
    University Of Pennylvania
    Fellowship Hospital
    2000
  • 1997
    University Of Pennylvania
    Residency Hospital
    1997
  • 1994
    University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1994

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Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
KeyCare PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
Coventry Health Care
Southern Health PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO

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Inova Fairfax Hospital

Falls Church, VA

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