Dr. Thushan Desilva, MD

Dermatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 46
(11)
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Dr. Thushan Desilva, MD
Completed undergraduate at The Johns Hopkins University in 1992 with a BA in Biology. Then completed medical school at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine in 1996. Complete internship in internal medicine and residency at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center in 1997 and 2000 respectively. Spent last year of residency as Chief Resident. Moved to San Antonio in 2000 where I have been practicing dermatology. Entered into a partnership with Dr. Vivian Bucay in October 2016 where I will be opening a satellite clinic in Boerne, TX to expand her practice from Montevista and Stone Oak areas. Happily married since 2000 with three loving children, Juliana, Keilani, and Trevyn and my loyal companion of 14 years Baygo. Hobbies include running and racquetball in between time with the family. Bleed Black and Gold...Go Steelers!

326 W Craig Pl

San Antonio, TX 78212

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Dr. Thushan Desilva, MD

Dr. Thushan Desilva, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthFirst
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • 4 More

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Care Philosophy

Treat every patient as if they are a family member.
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Dr. Desilva's Experience

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Dr. Desilva's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Dermatology
  • Board certified in Dermatology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
3

Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Cosmetic Dermatology
  • Dermatologic Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
28

Conditions Treated

  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cosmetic Conditions
  • Dermatitis
  • Dry Skin
  • Folliculitis
  • Impetigo
  • Intertrigo
  • Jock Itch
  • Lipomas
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Pemphigus
  • Plantar Wart
  • Psoriasis
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shingles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Varicose Veins
  • Warts
8

Procedures

  • Acne Surgery
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tag 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.

Education

  • The Johns Hopkins University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • University Of Pittsburgh School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • University Of Pittsburgh Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • University Of Pittsburgh Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000

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
3.6
based on 11 total reviews (2 with comments)
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
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    31 to 45 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
Carrollton, TX |
I have been seeing dr Desilva for years, his bedside manner if fantastic. He takes his time to answer all questions and gives thorough information so that you can make the best decision about your care.
New Braunfels, TX |
I've been going to Dr. DeSilva for about 10 years. Takes special care to catch skin problems before they become serious.
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  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • HealthFirst
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Meritain Health
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Principal Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
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    Options PPO
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