Dr. Viren Desai, MD

Dr. Viren Desai, MD

Anesthesiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
Dr. Viren Desai, MD is an anesthesiology specialist in Fayetteville, NC and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Government Medical College, South Gujarat University in 1990 and specializes in anesthesiology and pain medicine.

2153 Valleygate Dr Ste 102

Fayetteville, NC 28304

Contact Information

(910) 321-7246

Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Desai's Experience

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

2  Specialties

  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*

43  Conditions Treated


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15  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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.


  • Government Medical College, South Gujarat University
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Wayne State University
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Emory University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Vanderbilt University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Emory University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Desai has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Desai's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Desai to family and friends
36 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (36)

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Dr. Desai's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

This guy only cares about the money.
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Dr. Desai is top notch. Would like some continuity of providers in office visits as Dr. Desai does the procedures and different PAs or NPs perform the actual exams. Sometimes they -PAs, NP seem to be somewhat hurried which results in a less than pleasant exam, Office staff is 5 star. All-in-all I...more
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I want to say 1 thing that my husband has been going to your office for 6 years and the PA system sucks cause I ran out of my pills for 1 day and they fire me from your office and they have gave me an drug test ever other month and that's not normal. THE people in the waiting room said all they...more
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Been coming here for 1 year very happy with service.
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Desai bought Cary Pain Center Wasn't notified until my app. They knew about the buyout when I came in Aug. I could have gotten the insurance papers during that time. I drove 60-mile round trip for nothing. His office asst, a short, chubby blonde, eavesdropped on my phone call to GP and told me to...more
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