Dr. Tina Desai, MD

General Surgery •  Female • Age 54
  
Dr. Desai
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NorthShore Medical Group

2050 Pfingsten Rd Ste 360 Glenview, IL 60026

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Dr. Tina Desai, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Glenview, IL and has over 29 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Desai has more experience with Peripheral Vascular Disorders, Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection, and Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) than other specialists in her area. She graduated from Brown University Medical School medical school in 1991. She is affiliated with medical facilities such as Evanston Hospital and Glenbrook Hospital. She is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Desai to book an appointment.


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Biography

Dr. Tina Desai, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Glenview, IL and has over 29 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Desai has more experience with Peripheral Vascular Disorders, Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection, and Arteriovenous Malformat...Read more

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

U Chicago Hosps
Residency Hospital
1999
U Chicago Hosps
Fellowship Hospital
1992
U Chicago Hosps
Internship Hospital
1991
Brown University Medical School
Medical School

Awards

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(847) 663-8050

Dr. Desai accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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$0 Cost Share AI-AN (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual Via Exchange)-CA EPO
Advantage-CA HMO
Advantage-CA PPO
Balanced (Prudent Buyer)-CA PPO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Individual-CA HMO
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Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Individual-CA PPO
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Bronze (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
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Practice Areas

Peripheral Vascular Disorders

Peripheral vascular disorder specialists diagnose and treat narrowing or blockages in the blood vessels outside the heart, most commonly caused by atherosclerosis, a buildup of plague inside the blood vessel wall.Compare with other Peripheral Vascular Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 75% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 14 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Desai treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Desai treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Desai treats Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Desai treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Desai treats Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Desai treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection

Aortic aneurym or dissection specialists diagnose and treat abnormal bulges or tears in the wall of the aorta, which are life-threatening and require immediate surgery.Compare with other Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection specialists.

Typically treats 85% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Aortic Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Desai treats Aortic Aneurysm more than 93% of their peers

Dr. Desai treats this condition more than 93% of their peers

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Desai treats Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) more than 77% of their peers

Dr. Desai treats this condition more than 77% of their peers

Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)

Arteriovenous malformation (AVM) specialists diagnose and treat abnormal blood vessel connections between arteries and veins that result in damage or death of body tissue and nerve cells.Compare with other Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) specialists.

Typically treats 33% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Desai performs Arteriovenous Fistula Repair more than 49% of their peers

Dr. Desai performs this procedure more than 49% of their peers

Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Desai performs Arteriovenous Shunt Creation more than 18% of their peers

Dr. Desai performs this procedure more than 18% of their peers

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Dr. Desai's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Amputation
  • Aneurysm
  • Angiography
  • Angioplasty
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Atherectomy
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Occlusion
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Claudication
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
  • Gangrenous Disorder
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hypertensive Encephalopathy
  • Laparotomy
  • Leg Pain
  • Limb Salvage Surgery
  • Lung Surgery
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Mesenteric Artery Ischemia
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Open Wound
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Ruptured Aneurysm
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Temporal Artery Biopsy
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Vein Diseases
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Sclerotherapy
  • Wound Care and Management

Locations

NorthShore Medical Group

NorthShore Medical Group2050 Pfingsten Rd Ste 360 Glenview, IL 60026
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Evanston Hospital

Evanston, IL

74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Glenbrook Hospital

Glenview, IL
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Highland Park Hospital

Highland Park, IL
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

MarinHealth Medical Center

Greenbrae, CA

67% Patient experience rating, 2% lower than the national average

Skokie Hospital

Skokie, IL
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020)