Female 52 years

Dr. Smita A Desai, DO



Internal Medicine     -  California,  San Diego

 Overview

Dr. Smita A Desai, DO works in San Diego, California is a specialist in Internal Medicine, Critical Care Medicine and graduated New York College Of Osteopathic Medicine, New York Institute Of Technology in 1995. Dr. Desai is affiliated with UCSD Medical Center - Hillcrest and practicing for 24 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine

 Conditions

  • Acidosis
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coloboma of Iris
  • Coloboma of Optic Papilla
  • Cone Dystrophy, X-Linked, With Tapetal-Like Sheen
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Demyelinating Diseases
  • Descemet Membrane Endothelial Keratoplasty (DMEK)
  • Device Implantation and Extraction
  • Epilepsy, Idiopathic Generalized, Susceptibility to, 1
  • Epilepsy, Idiopathic Generalized, Susceptibility to, 5
  • Familial Hypertension
  • Familial Polyposis
  • Galloway-Mowat Syndrome
  • Gliomatosis Cerebri
  • Gua Sha
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hyperkalemic Periodic Paralysis
  • Mammosite Catheter Insertion
  • Memory Disorders
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Skin Infections

 Procedures

  • Bronchoscopy
  • Thoracentesis
  • Ventilation Management

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine

 Years Since Graduation

  • 24

 State License

  • California

 Spoken Languages

  • Finnish

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Medical School


New York College Of Osteopathic Medicine, New York Institute Of Technology

Old Westbury, NY, United States

Graduated: 1995

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Office Address

200 West Arbor Drive
California (CA)
San Diego,
92103

  (619) 543-7300

Accepting New Patients

  • No
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 Map & Directions



Office Address, 200 West Arbor Drive, San Diego, California (CA), 92103




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Aetna
  • Aetna HMO
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Kaiser PHCS Network PPO
  • Medicare
  • Medicare MCR
  • MultiPlan
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • Navigate HMO
  • Navigate POS
  • Options PPO
  • PacifiCare HMO
  • PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation
  • Worker's Compensation WC

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 Affiliated Hospitals


UCSD Medical Center - Hillcrest photo


UCSD Medical Center - Hillcrest

200 West Arbor Drive California CA, San Diego, 92103

UCSD Medical Center - Hillcrest is a State owned hospital located in San Diego, CA. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are above the state average in 5 of 14 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 14 of 14 procedures.




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