Dr. Taniya Desilva, MD

Dr. Taniya Desilva, MD

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Endocrinology & Metabolism  |  
Female  |  
42 y/o
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Dr. Taniya Desilva, MD is an endocrinology & metabolism doctor who practices in New Orleans, LA. She is 42 years old and has been practicing for 15 years.

LSU Healthcare Ntwk Endo/Diabts

3700 Saint Charles Ave Fl 3

New Orleans, LA 70115
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Osteoporosis
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more than 68% of peers
Bone Disorders
normal
more than 38% of peers
Diabetes Counseling
normal
more than 29% of peers

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Specialties

  • Endocrinology & Metabolism
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
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Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Goiter
  • Hyperaldosteronism
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
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Procedures

  • Diabetes Counseling

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

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

  • NEW YORK MED COLL
    Medical School | Graduated 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Desilva has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Desilva's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Desilva to family and friends
3.3
based on 7 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Desilva's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Kenner, LA |
Dr. Desilva is an excellent doctor, and so have had a wonderful experience so far. She was very thourough and asked many comprehensive questions, not just looking at the issue at hand but all of the things that may contribute to or effect it. She doesn't rush, and is very informative about...more
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Dr. Desilva accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Desilva has admitting privileges

Ochsner Baptist
2700 Napoleon Ave
New Orleans, LA 70115
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Touro Infirmary
1401 Foucher St
New Orleans, LA 70115
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