Dr. Shetal Nicholas Desai, DPM

Dr. Shetal Nicholas Desai, DPM

Podiatric Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 44
(2)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Shetal Nicholas Desai, DPM is a podiatric surgery doctor who practices in Sugar Land, TX. He is 44 years old and has been practicing for 18 years.

16605 Southwest Fwy Ste 350

Sugar Land, TX 77479

Contact Information

(281) 240-3338

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Elderplan
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 9 More

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Top Care Areas

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Foot Conditions
very high
more than 94% of peers
Foot Fracture
high
more than 90% of peers
Bunion
high
more than 79% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Desai "As a physician whose sole focus is dedicated to the foot & ankle, it is my responsibility to ensure my patients needs are addressed in a quick, expeditious manner using the the latest technology of the 21st century meanwhile retaining the bedside manner that not only fosters but solidifies the physician patient relationship as of the 1950's. I am honored to have the trust to care for each one of my patients and in turn dedicate my career to ensuring the best experience with our office."
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Specialties

  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Podiatry
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Board Certifications

Dr. Desai does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Bunion
  • Bunionette
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Flat Foot
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Sprain
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Ulcer of Foot
  • Warts
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Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Achilles Tendon Reconstruction
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Fusion
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Foot Surgery
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Reconstructive Ankle Surgery
  • Tendon Repair
  • Wound Care and Management

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • University Of Texas / Austin Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • New York College Of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • St Barnabas/Cornell/Nypresbyterian Hospital Netwrok
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Ny Presbyterian Hospital Network/Metro-Lincoln-Fcny
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Rice University
    Other Education | Completed 2007
  • Texas Technical University
    Other Education | Completed 2011

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
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Desai does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Desai and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Desai's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Desai to family and friends
5.0
based on 2 total reviews (1 with a comment)
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 (1)
in Sugar Land, TX |
Amazing doctor! He has taken care of my whole family. Great bedside manner. Knows all the answers. Very helpful office staff. I could not be happier!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Desai accepts 18 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Elderplan
    Medicare HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Guardian
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
    Managed Care
  • Molina Healthcare
    MHNet - Behavioral Health
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Principal Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
  • WellPoint

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Hospitals where Dr. Desai has admitting privileges

Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital
16655 Southwest Fwy
Sugar Land, TX 77479
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Memorial Hermann - Texas Medical Center
6411 Fannin St
Houston, TX 77030
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Memorial Hermann Children's Hospital
6411 Fannin St
Houston, TX 77030
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Memorial Hermann Healthcare System - Southwest
7600 Beechnut St
Houston, TX 77074
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Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital
23900 Katy Fwy
Katy, TX 77494
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Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Hospital
17500 W Grand Pkwy S
Sugar Land, TX 77479
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Memorial Hermann Surgical Hospital- First Colony
16906 Southwest Fwy
Sugar Land, TX 77479
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Oakbend Medical Center
1705 Jackson St
Richmond, TX 77469
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St. Luke's Sugar Land Hospital
1317 Lake Pointe Pkwy
Sugar Land, TX 77478
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