Dr. Sheetal Desai, DPT

Dr. Sheetal Desai, DPT

Physical Therapy  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 49
Dr. Sheetal Desai, DPT is a physical therapist in Glen Cove, NY. She graduated from All India Institute Of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation,Bombay India in 1991 and specializes in physical therapy, orthopedic rehabilitation and pain management, and more.Read her story

3 School St Ste 204

Glen Cove, NY 11542

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • 1199SEIU
  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • American Specialty Health
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • 27 More

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Dr. Desai's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Desai "As a physical therapist I believe in care with compassion and individual and personalized treatment plan, we treat various ailments and treat all ages (adult and pediatric) with patient education being a priority."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Desai "We take pride in our caring and compassion intention to heal Philosophy. We bring caring home!! In addition to our two convinient locations we also provide Home visit to elderly or patients that are unable to come to us with same care as provided in Out patient set up with pain management, patient and caregiver instruction being our primary goal"

8  Specialties

  • Physical Therapy
  • Hand Physical Therapy
  • Neurological Physical Therapy
  • Orthopedic Physical Therapy
  • Orthopedic Rehabilitation and Pain Management
  • Pediatric Physical Therapy
  • Physical Therapy (Physical Therapy Assistant)
  • Prosthetics & Orthotics

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Desai does not have any board certifications listed.

74  Conditions Treated

  • Adult Scoliosis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Laxity
  • Ankle Ligament Rupture
  • Ankle Misalignment
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Arthritis
  • Back Disorders
  • Back Impairment
  • Back Injuries
  • Back Pain
  • Back Sprain
  • Balance Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Central Vestibular Vertigo
  • Declining Functioning
  • Elbow Disorders
  • Elbow Pain
  • Elbow Strain
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Golfer's Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis)
  • Head and Neck Conditions
  • Headache
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hip Impingement
  • Hip Pain
  • Joint Pain
  • Joint Stiffness
  • Joint Swelling
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Deformity
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Ligament Injuries
  • Knee Ligament Rupture
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Knee Tendinitis
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Loss of Balance
  • Neck Injuries
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Pain
  • Orthopedic Disorders
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Pediatric Ankle Fractures
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Labral Tear
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Soft Tissue Disorders
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sports Injuries of the Knee
  • Sprain
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Torticollis
  • Vertigo
  • Vestibular Disorders
  • Vestibular Neuritis
  • Wrist Disorders
  • Wrist Fracture
  • Wrist Injuries
  • Wrist Pain
  • Wrist Sprain
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20  Procedures

  • Balance Testing
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Electrical Muscle Stimulation
  • Electrical Nerve Stimulation
  • Electrical Stimulation
  • Gait Analysis
  • Hip Replacement
  • Knee Replacement
  • Low Back Procedure
  • Manipulation Adjustment of Back and Neck
  • Neck Pain Procedure
  • Orthopedic Rehabilitation
  • Pain Management
  • Pain Management Through Physical Therapy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Rehabilitation After Stroke or Trauma
  • Therapeutic Massage
  • Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS)
  • Trigger Point Therapy
  • Ultrasound

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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.


  • Ssg Hosp Ms University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • All India Institute Of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation,Bombay India
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Stony Brook Univ Health Sciences Center School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • Ssg Hosp & Med Coll
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • All India Institute Of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991

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
  • Gujarati
  • Hindi
  • Marathi
  • Punjabi
  • Urdu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Desai's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Desai to family and friends
24 total reviews (15 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

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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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (15)

Dr. Sheetal Desai is a beautiful person inside out...her kindness and passion for her work shows on her face.. Her staff is great helpful and encouraging... Always get positive vibes when I visit her office..
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I recommend Dr Desai as she is very nice and we are happy with the therapy for helping my son feel better and back to sports
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Dr. Sheetal and her staff are wonderful, especially Jigisha and Poonam. They make sure you are comfortable and get the best care possible. I would highly recommend using them.
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My experience with Dr. Desai and staff has always been amazing. They show professionalism and easy get in touch with. They treat their patients like family.
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I’ve been coming to dr Desai for years -she is a godsend ! I send anyone who needs Pt to her ,including my friends and husband . Wonderful and caring doctor !
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