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Shraddha Desai, MD, FAAD

Philosophy of Care

Providing care with the utmost compassion, innovation, science, and technology.


Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.9
Based on 434 reviews

  • General

    SPECIALTIES

    • Dermatology
    • DMG Aesthetics


    BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

    • Dermatology


    PATIENTS SEEN
    Accepts both children and adults


    LANGUAGES

    • English


    MEDICAL INTERESTS
    surgical, cosmetic, and medical dermatology including skin cancer, psoriasis, acne, and cellulite treatment, lasers, soft tissue fillers, and neuromodulators


    PERSONAL INTERESTS
    Traveling, hiking, and reading


  • Education

    EDUCATION
    School Rush University
    Graduation Date 06/2007
    Degree MD

    INTERNSHIPS
    School Advocate Lutheran General Hospital

    RESIDENCY
    School Loyola University Medical Center
    Title Chief Resident, Dermatology

    FELLOWSHIPS
    School SkinCare Physicians
    Specialty Laser and Aesthetic Surgery Fellow

  • Procedures

    Dermatology
    DMG Aesthetics
  • Memberships

    • American Medical Association
    • American Society for Dermatologic Surgery
    • American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery
    • American Academy of Dermatology
    • Women's Dermatologic Society
  • Awards and Accolades

    Name ASDS Review Article Incentive Program Award Recipient

  • Media/Published Articles

    • Special Requirements for Electronic Health Records in Dermatology (Sep 1, 2012)
    • Digital Photography (Apr 1, 2012)
    • Paradoxical Hypertrichosis After Laser Therapy: A Reiview (Apr 1, 2010)
    • An Analysis of the Data for Abobotulinum Toxin A (Oct 1, 2009)
    • Check Your Skin: A Medical Student-Driven Community Service Project (May 1, 2009)
    • Technology Connection-Digital Photographs: Part of the EMR or Not (Oct 1, 2008)
  • Research & Clinical Trials

    RESEARCH

    • 2009-2014--A 10-year, post-marketing, observational, registry of HUMIRA (Adalimumab) in adult patients with chronic plaque psoriasis (Ps)
    • 2009-2014--A multicenter, open registry of patients with psoriasis who are candidates for systemic therapy including biologics
    • 2010--A randomized study to evaluate the efficacy and safety of adding topical therapy to Etanercept in subjects with moderate to severe plaque psoriasis
    • 2010--Multicenter, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study of ATX-101 (sodium deoxycholate injection) vs. placebo for the reduction of localized subcutaneous fat in the submental area (SMF) using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
    • 2011-2014--Targeting HSP70 in autoimmune vitiligo
    • 2014--A randomized, prospective, multicenter, controlled study with blinded assessment to determine the safety and effectiveness of the Sebacia acne treatment system in the treatment of inflammatory acne vulgaris
    • 2014--Alexandrite laser for the treatment of unwanted tatoos; Cynosure
    • 2014--Clinical evaluation of the 755nm alexandrite laser for epidermal and dermal pigmented lesions; Cynosure
    • 2015--A multicenter, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study evaluating the safety and efficacy of LIP202 for the reduction of central abdominal bulging due to subcutaneous fat in the non-obese subjects; Neothetics
    • 2015--Postmarket study for facial rejuvenation using 755nm wavelength picosecond alexandrite laser with focus lens array; Cynosure


  • Patient Ratings & Comments

    Patient Satisfaction Rating
    4.9
    Based on 434 reviews

    Rating Categories

    The Patient Satisfaction Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our independent rating system, the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey.


    Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.

    Press Ganey Certified Data Integrity

    Ease of scheduling appointments

    4.7
    431 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    5.0
    429 ratings

    Friendliness/courtesy of Care Provider

    5.0
    434 ratings

    Care Provider spoke using clear language

    4.9
    428 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.9
    434 ratings

    Time Care Provider spent with patient

    4.9
    433 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    5.0
    425 ratings

    Patients' confidence in Care Provider

    4.9
    432 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.9
    431 ratings

    Wait time at clinic

    4.8
    427 ratings


    Comments (45)

    Comments are collected in our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Surveys. Patients are de-identified to protect confidentiality and patient privacy. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.


    5.0
    Jun 30, 2019
    have already recommended.  
    5.0
    Jun 30, 2019
    I always recommend this practice!!!  
    5.0
    Jun 23, 2019
    Dr. DeSai is one of the best doctors I have gone to. I feel fortunate to have her as my dermatologist.  
    5.0
    Jun 23, 2019
    always courteous and informative  
    5.0
    Jun 19, 2019
    Excellent experience, care provider was very knowledgeable.  
    5.0
    Jun 18, 2019
    Dr.DeSai very helpful and always so pleasant.  
    4.3
    Jun 16, 2019
    dr desai is through and I can tell she's very smart and knows what she's talking about. she never hesitates answering my questions. she is young and I would like to know more about her See more  
    5.0
    Jun 12, 2019
    Dr DeSai excellent physician  
    5.0
    Jun 12, 2019
    I have seen Dr. Desai several times and am very pleased with her care.  
    5.0
    Jun 05, 2019
    Dr. Desai is wonderful. I highly recommend her.  
    5.0
    May 09, 2019
    *Dr. Desai is a fantastic doctor. Kind, patient, informative.  
    5.0
    May 01, 2019
    Dr Desai is the best. She's so sweet!  
    5.0
    Apr 28, 2019
    Dr treated me and the nurse/assistant with respect and kindness.  
    5.0
    Apr 23, 2019
    I could desai is the best. what more could I say.  
    4.9
    Apr 18, 2019
    I have recommended Dr. Desai to family and friends!  
    5.0
    Apr 17, 2019
    Dr. Desai is an excellent doctor but unfortunately not accepting new patients.  
    5.0
    Apr 17, 2019
    Dr. DeSai is awesome! Very caring and thorough. Great compassion and respect for her patients.  
    5.0
    Mar 27, 2019
    *Dr. Desai is excellent!! Compassionate & addresses all my dermatology issues.  
    5.0
    Mar 19, 2019
    always pleased with the professionalism and concern for myhealth  
    5.0
    Mar 05, 2019
    1st visit to the doctor, will use her again.  
    5.0
    Mar 04, 2019
    Have recommended the doctor several times.  
    5.0
    Mar 02, 2019
    Very pleased with the care plus the friendliness of Dr Desai.  
    5.0
    Feb 20, 2019
    Dr Desai is an amazing physician!! Such a comforting and gracious manner. Explained everything being done with excellent knowledge and social skills. She immediately put any anxiety to rest and is the consummate professional, outstanding!!  
    5.0
    Feb 19, 2019
    Dr Desai is great!  
    5.0
    Feb 19, 2019
    Dr. Desai is patient and takes the time to listen and answer questions she really is awesome!  
    5.0
    Feb 12, 2019
    I am a new and extremely happy customer. Excited to meet Dr Peterson.  
    5.0
    Jan 23, 2019
    She was great!  
    5.0
    Jan 22, 2019
    Dr. Desai was well prepared, showed genuine concern, and explained to me all of the things that I considered important. She also convinced me she was very proficient with her specialty.  
    5.0
    Dec 27, 2018
    Dr. Desai is very knowledgeable with a positive attitude.  
    4.8
    Dec 24, 2018
    Excellent  
    4.9
    Dec 19, 2018
    Very friendly, pleasant demeanor. She explained things as they were happening.  
    4.9
    Dec 18, 2018
    I have all the confidence in Dr. Deseai. An excellent and exceptional doctor.  
    5.0
    Dec 18, 2018
    this Dr. is wonderful!  
    5.0
    Dec 16, 2018
    Dr DeSai is very thorough and professional.  
    5.0
    Dec 12, 2018
    I was extremely pleased with Dr. Desai. I believe she was competent, answered all my questions and had a friendly, welcoming manner. she definitely put me at ease.  
    4.8
    Dec 09, 2018
    Dr. Desai is an excellent physician. She is very knowledgeable and communicates that knowledge in a clear, caring way. I highly recommend her.  
    5.0
    Dec 06, 2018
    Felt her professionalism was outstanding  
    4.9
    Dec 05, 2018
    Dr. Desai is great! She is very knowledgeable and efficient, but also very friendly and has a great personality. She made me feel comfortable and did a thorough exam.   
    5.0
    Sep 18, 2018
    I have recommended Dr. Sesai to friends  
    5.0
    Sep 11, 2018
    Dr Desai was exceptional  
    5.0
    Sep 11, 2018
    Dr. Desai is a great doctor!  
    4.9
    Sep 11, 2018
    excellent  
    5.0
    Aug 21, 2018
    definitely she is the best  
    5.0
    Aug 06, 2018
    I loved the way Doctor explained things to me.  
    5.0
    Jul 29, 2018
    the doctor's manner , friendliness, attentiveness , and demeanor were fantastic, would highly recommend her. made me feel very comfortable  
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