Dr. Sheetal Desai, DPT

Dr. Sheetal Desai, DPT

Physical Therapy  |  
Female  |  
Age 48
(20)
Insurances AcceptedSave
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.

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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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"

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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
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Board Certifications

Dr. Desai does not have any board certifications listed.

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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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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.

Education

  • 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

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Gujarati
  • Hindi
  • Marathi
  • Punjabi
  • Urdu

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Dr. Desai's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Desai to family and friends
5.0
based on 20 total reviews (11 with comments)
Dr. Desai's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (11)
in Roslyn ,ny |
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 !
in bAYSIDE, NY |
Excellant - Great atmosphere - weekly appointment - always feel better when I leave
in Melville, NY |
The best PT place in long island ,excellent staff,warm loving caring and welcoming Dr Desai is amazing ! Wonderful experience every visit...
in Brooklyn, NY |
Dr. Sheetal Desai Is awsome awsome awsome! I had surgery on my foot , so my doctor Prescribed physical therapy. After going to a few that just didn't cut out for me, I came across Dr. Sheetal Desai and I recommend her to anyone that is in need of a physical therapist. She is truly sweet and knows her job well! Thank you Dr. Sheetal Desai!!
in Hicksville, NY |
Dr. Desai is such a caring physical therapist. She and her caring team will give you the best treatment, and you'll leave feeling like a million bucks. I recommend Dr.Desai to everyone who needs an great therapist.
in Syosset, NY |
This was a very wonderful experience! Everyone was extremely attentive, professional, and friendly. I would highly recommend Dr. Desai and her staff.
Thanks for your Review ,wishing you and your family best in health always Dr Sheetal Desai,DPT www.drdesaipt.com
in Yonkers, NY |
Dr. Desai has been incredible in my knee rehabilitation, she is a professional in what she does and her staff is so kind and polite. If you ever need physical therapy go to Dr. Desai I highly recommend her.
Thanks for your Review ,wishing you and your family best in health always Dr Sheetal Desai,DPT www.drdesaipt.com
in plainview,NY |
i am very satisfied with Dr DESAI and her staff,my knee is completely healed! if you are looking for physical therapist i would highly recommend her 100%
in Muttontown,NY |
i always feel welcome , cared and concerned. nothing can be better than here for services.always concerned about your pain and relief. perfect place to get treated for your pain.
Thanks for your confidence in our services,your caring team of PHYSICAL THERAPIST Dr sheetal Desai & Staff
in East Meadow, NY |
Dr. Desai has helped me tremendously with my foot. I swear I wouldn't be walking if it weren't for her. She's incredible. And the staff here are all professional, polite and caring - it's very welcoming. The office in Hicksville has individual rooms for each patient so I enjoy the privacy. I highly recommend her to everyone.
Thanks for your confidence in our services,your caring team of PHYSICAL THERAPIST Dr sheetal Desai & Staff
in Hicksville ny |
Excellent
Thanks for your confidence in our services,your caring team of PHYSICAL THERAPIST Dr sheetal Desai & Staff
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Dr. Desai accepts 36 insurance carriers
  • 1199SEIU
  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • American Specialty Health
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
    Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    HealthKeepers Plus HMO
    HealthKeepers Plus POS
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Advantage PPO
    Blue Card PPO
    Blue Care Security
    Blue Care Security HMO
    Blue Care Security PPO
    Blue Choice
    Blue Choice HMO
    Blue Choice POS
    Blue Plan 65 Medicare Supplement HMO
    Blue Plan 65 Medicare Supplement PPO
    Blue Preferred
    Blue Preferred PPO
    Blue Solutions HMO
    Blue Traditional
    Blue Traditional HMO
    Blue Traditional POS
    Blue Traditional PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
    Blue Alliance Network
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
    Blue Care Network PCP Focus Network
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan POS
    Group Employees PPO
    MIChild
  • Blue Shield of Northeastern New York
  • Cigna
    Choice Fund PPO
    Cigna EPO
    Cigna Healthcare of Arizona
    Cigna Healthcare of Georgia
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Commercial EPO
    Commercial PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna EPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna HMO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna POS
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Network Open Access
    Open Access
    Open Access HMO
    Open Access Plus
    Open Access Plus PPO
    Open Access POS
    Select Network HMO
    Select Network POS
    Select Network PPO
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
    GHI EPO
    GHI HMO
    GHI PPO
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP)
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Fidelis Care
    Fidelis Care HMO
  • Group Health Incorporated (GHI)
    GHI Health Plan Northern New Jersey HMO-High
    GHI Health Plan Northern New Jersey HMO-Standard
  • Health First Health Plans
    Health First Health Plans HMO
  • HealthCare Partners
    HealthCare Partners PPO
  • HealthFirst
    ABCD HMO
    HealthFirst HMO
    HealthFirst PPO
    Neighborhood Health Providers
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HIP Health Plan of New York
    Greater New York City Area Including Long Island and Surrounding Counties HMO-High
    Greater New York City Area Including Long Island and Surrounding Counties HMO-Standard
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Locals (any local)
  • MagnaCare
    MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicaid
    Amerigroup
  • Medicare
    Special Needs Plan SNP
  • MultiPlan
    Kaiser PHCS Network PPO
    MultiPlan Admar PPO
    MultiPlan Formost PPO
    MultiPlan PPO
    MultiPlan Wellmark PPO
    PHCS Network EPO
    PHCS Network POS
    PHCS Network PPO
    PHCS Open Access PPO
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • MVP Health Care
  • Oscar Insurance Corporation
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Commercial HMO
    Freedom Plan
    Freedom Plan HMO
    Oxford Health Plans HMO
    Oxford Health Plans POS
  • United Healthcare Community Plan
    AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
    AHCCCS Medicaid
    AHCCCS Medicaid IPA
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Basic PPO
    CarePlus
    CarePlus Medicare Advantage PPO
    Choice
    Choice Plus
    Choice Plus EPO
    Choice Plus HMO
    Choice Plus POS
    Choice Plus PPO
    Commercial HMO
    Empire Plan
    Medicare Advantage HMO
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options EPO
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • US Health and Life Insurance Company
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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Hospitals where Dr. Desai has admitting privileges

Nassau University Medical Center
2201 Hempstead Tpke
East Meadow, NY 11554
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