Dr. Virendra Desai, MD

Dr. Virendra Desai, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
Dr. Virendra Desai, MD is a family medicine specialist in La Palma, CA and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Med Coll, Baroda U in 1976 and specializes in family medicine.

5451 La Palma Ave Ste 43

La Palma, CA 90623

Contact Information

(714) 523-0000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • LACare
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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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 Family Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Desai does not have any board certifications listed.

58  Conditions Treated


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8  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Thyroid Screening

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • Med Coll, Baroda U
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Rancho Los Amigos Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Long Beach Va Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • St Francis Med Ctr/Usc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Desai has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Desai has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Desai's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Desai to family and friends
14 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

My whole family visits for necessary medical reasons, Doctor Desai spends way more time with patients than we had our previous doctors, answers questions suggests many things need. At first my family joined him then I kind of waited two years and now I see that we are happy all joined. many times...more
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