Dr. Shetal Nicholas Desai, DPM

Dr. Shetal Nicholas Desai, DPM

Podiatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 44
Dr. Shetal Nicholas Desai, DPM is a podiatric surgery specialist in Sugar Land, TX and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from New York College of Podiatric Medicine in 1999 and specializes in podiatric surgery and podiatry.

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)
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Top Care Areas

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Foot Conditions
very high
more than 94% of peers
Foot Fracture
more than 90% of peers
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."

2  Specialties

  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Podiatry

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Desai does not have any board certifications listed.

24  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 and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Ulcer of Foot
  • Warts

22  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 and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Foot Surgery
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • 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.


  • 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

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Gujarati
  • Hindi
  • Spanish

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What People Say About Dr. Shetal Nicholas Desai, DPM
Billed for service not rendered . Been dealing with the doctor, and their billing dept for a year and a half. Total fraud! Please get an itemized statement when dealing with this doctor!
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Jun 14, 2018
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There are not enough stars on this rating system for Dr. Desai, he is the kindest most caring doctor I have ever met. My brother came in from out of state and had some major foot issues. Dr. Desai was there for him and the family explaining everything from the E.R. through surgery and the follow up...Read More
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Jack Serrano in Missouri City, TX – Dec 28, 2017
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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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Bob Jones in Sugar Land, TX – Sep 07, 2017
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