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Dr. Shetal Nicholas Desai, DPM

Podiatric Surgery ·  Male · Age 45

Dr. Desai

Dr. Shetal Nicholas Desai, DPM is a podiatric surgery specialist in Sugar Land, TX and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from New York College of Podiatric Medicine in 1999 and specializes in podiatric surgery and podiatry.


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(281) 240-3338

Dr. Desai accepts the following insurance:

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

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Desai's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Foot Conditions
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Desai treats Foot Conditions more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Desai treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Ankle Sprains and Strains
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Desai treats Ankle Sprains and Strains more than 66% of his peers

Dr. Desai treats this condition more than 66% of his peers

Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Desai treats Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture more than 64% of his peers

Dr. Desai treats this condition more than 64% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Ankle Sprain

Dr. Desai's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Achilles Tendon Reconstruction
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Fusion
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Bunion
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Bunionette
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Flat Foot
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Sprain
  • Foot Surgery
  • Fracture
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Reconstructive Ankle Surgery
  • Tendon Repair
  • Ulcer of Foot
  • Warts
  • Wound Care and Management

About Me

Care Philosophy

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 man...

Specialties

  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Podiatry

Education

2011
Texas Technical University
2007
Rice University
2001
NY Presbyterian Hospital Network/Metro-Lincoln-FCNY
Residency Hospital
2000
St Barnabas/Cornell/NYPresbyterian Hospital Netwrok
Internship Hospital
1999
New York College of Podiatric Medicine
Medical School
1995
University of Texas / Austin Campus
Undergraduate School
2011
2007
2001
2000
1999
1995

Languages

  • Gujarati
  • Hindi
  • Spanish
  • English

Dr. Desai's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Desai

4.0

Based on 4 reviews

5 Stars
75%
(3)
4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
25%
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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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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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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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