Dr. Shilpa Desouza, MD

Critical Care MedicineFemaleAge 44

Critical Care Medicine

Dr. Shilpa Desouza, MD is a Critical Care Medicine Specialist in North Babylon, NY. She is affiliated with NYU Langone Health Tisch Hospital. Her office is not accepting new patients.

Dr. Shilpa Desouza, MD

NYU Langone Medical Associates--North Babylon

1476 Deer Park Ave Ste 2 North Babylon, NY 11703

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(516) 663-2834
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Dr. Desouza's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Advance Directive End of Life Planning
  • Alkalosis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anaphylactic Food Allergies
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Anemia
  • Animal Allergies
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asthma
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Ataxia
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Back Pain
  • Balanoposthitis
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Bedsores
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Bladder Infection
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Boil
  • Breast Cancer
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cellulitis
  • Chest Pain
  • Chickenpox
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Cold Sore
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Confusion
  • Constipation
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dizziness
  • Down Syndrome
  • Dry Skin
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Dysphagia
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Fistula
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Essential Tremor
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gallstones
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Genital Warts
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heartburn
  • Hernia
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Herpes Zoster Without Complication
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
  • Hives
  • Hydrocele
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Hypertension
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Insomnia
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Joint Pain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Liver Cancer
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Low Back Pain
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Lyme Disease
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Malnutrition
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Migraine
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Nausea
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Nosebleed
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Otitis Media
  • Overweight
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Perimenopause
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pharyngitis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyuria
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Primary Biliary Cholangitis
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Prostatitis
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
  • Purpura
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rash
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Rib Fracture
  • Ringworm
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scurvy
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Septic Embolism
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Shingles
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Ulcer
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Swine Flu
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Goiter
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Tuberculosis
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Urinary Hesitancy
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Vertigo
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Infection
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Warts
  • Wheezing
  • Yeast Infections

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Humana
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MultiPlan
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Oxford Health Plans
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Dr. Desouza's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Desouza

3.3

Based on 7 ratings

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Excellent
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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About Me

Biography

As early as elementary school, I developed a love for math and science. I somehow knew very early on that medicine was the career for me. My decision to...Read more

Specialties

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonology

Education

2011
Tufts University
Fellowship Hospital
2010
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Fellowship Hospital
2010
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center|Tufts University
Fellowship Hospital

Awards

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Does Dr. Shilpa Desouza, MD accept any insurance plans?

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What conditions does Dr. Shilpa Desouza, MD treat?

Dr. Desouza frequently treats the following conditions: Wheezing, Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, and Pulmonary Hypertension. See more on Healthgrades.

What is Dr. Shilpa Desouza, MD's office address?

Dr. Desouza's office is located at 1476 Deer Park Ave Ste 2, North Babylon, NY 11703. You can find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Is Dr. Shilpa Desouza, MD affiliated with any hospitals?

Dr. Shilpa Desouza, MD is affiliated with NYU Langone Health Tisch Hospital.

Is Dr. Shilpa Desouza, MD a board-certified professional?

Yes, Dr. Shilpa Desouza, MD holds board certifications in Critical Care Medicine, Pulmonary Disease, and Pulmonology.

Locations

NYU Langone Medical Associates--North Babylon

NYU Langone Medical Associates--North Babylon1476 Deer Park Ave Ste 2 North Babylon, NY 11703
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NYU Langone Pulmonary Associates - Mineola

NYU Langone Pulmonary Associates - Mineola222 Station Plz N Ste 400 Mineola, NY 11501
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Affiliated Hospitals

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NYU Langone Health Tisch Hospital

New York, NY

75% Patients that would definitely recommend, 5% higher than the national average

36 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Cardiac Care Excellence Award™ (2023)