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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 344 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 08/2007
    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 344 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

    4.8
    343 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    5.0
    341 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    5.0
    342 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    5.0
    339 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.9
    341 ratings


    Comments (62)

    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
    Dec 21, 2019
    Very good experience and very happy with the advice and treatment received.  
    5.0
    Dec 19, 2019
    very professional,knowledgeable and courteous  
    5.0
    Dec 11, 2019
    Tom Smith Is fantastic I recommend him to everyone I see  
    5.0
    Nov 27, 2019
    *Dr. Desai is always upbeat and friendly as well as her PA. She always asks about any concerns I may have and explains so well - she hears me -  
    4.5
    Nov 19, 2019
    I really liked her. Knowledgeable and great bedside manner.  
    5.0
    Nov 19, 2019
    One of the most caring doctors I have ever seen.  
    3.8
    Nov 13, 2019
    It was my first time meeting the doctor. She was very nice but I felt she was in a hurry and the time was short for a first visit. Also doctor used a lot of See more  
    5.0
    Nov 09, 2019
    excellent care provided  
    5.0
    Nov 08, 2019
    Dr Desai has seen me multiple times & always accommodates me with appointments at 7 a.m. or 3:30 (beginning or end of her normal hours) when necessary. given me alternative treatment choices that she explains so well. See more  
    5.0
    Nov 08, 2019
    I've seen a few Providers over the years at this location, and Dr. Desai has so far ranked the highest. I will continue to see only her as my Dermatologist.  
    4.8
    Oct 27, 2019
    I'm very pleased with Dr. Desai and her care for me as my Dermatologist.  
    4.5
    Oct 26, 2019
    This is the first time I saw this care provider therefore I am reserving judgement a little. I was very pleased.  
    5.0
    Oct 23, 2019
    Dr Dsai was excellent  
    5.0
    Oct 21, 2019
    I like this doctor very much. She is knowledgeable and professional. I feel very comfortable with her.  
    5.0
    Oct 21, 2019
    *Doctor Desai is excellent, very friendly, tremendous person.  
    5.0
    Oct 17, 2019
    Have recommended *Dr. Desai on several occasions.  
    5.0
    Oct 13, 2019
    The Doctor was very kind and understanding. She explained the treatment options that were available.  
    5.0
    Oct 11, 2019
    my husband will be seeing Dr Desi& I have recommended her to many friends  
    4.8
    Oct 11, 2019
    Dr. Desai is the absolute best doctor. with my family history,she always takes the time to listen to my concerns and explain her thinking. she always makes me feel at ease and takes her See more  
    5.0
    Oct 10, 2019
    The doctor examined me from head to toe very carefully and answered all my questions about every mark on my body. She is wonderful.  
    5.0
    Oct 02, 2019
    Dr Desai was wonderful. She explained everything to me. I will be making an appointment for me and my son .  
    5.0
    Oct 01, 2019
    dr desai is one of the reasons I stay with du page medical she is excellent  
    5.0
    Sep 27, 2019
    Dr. Desai always makes me feel like she has all the time in the world when she is with me. She is friendly, asks me questions, makes sure I understand what any problems are and See more  
    5.0
    Sep 25, 2019
    Very good personality and knowledge.  
    5.0
    Sep 25, 2019
    I already have recommended Dr Desai!  
    5.0
    Sep 23, 2019
    she was excellent  
    5.0
    Sep 23, 2019
    Very impressed.  
    5.0
    Sep 10, 2019
    Dr. Desai is wonderful as are her staff. I could not be happier.  
    5.0
    Sep 10, 2019
    *Dr. Desai was extremely knowledgeable and made me feel like I was special.  
    5.0
    Sep 03, 2019
    dr desai is very professional, knowledgeable and friendly  
    5.0
    Aug 28, 2019
    I had a great experience. The doctor and nurse were very kind and caring.  
    5.0
    Aug 25, 2019
    just a wonderful doctor. so friendly and kind. provided excellent education and information both during and after exam. fantastic experience. would highly recommend this doctor.  
    5.0
    Aug 20, 2019
    Dr. Desai is the best in all categories of patient care!  
    4.8
    Aug 14, 2019
    I appreciated the practice of having the PA or NP in the room typing on the computer so that the doctor could give her entire attention to me and my problem. Other doctors I visit See more  
    5.0
    Aug 04, 2019
    the doctor was knowledgeable and professional  
    4.8
    Aug 04, 2019
    Love Dr. Desai! And her nurse!  
    5.0
    Jul 31, 2019
    Very thorough  
    5.0
    Jul 30, 2019
    Dr. Desai is excellent in care giving, treatment and the best dermatologist I have ever had.  
    5.0
    Jul 24, 2019
    *Dr. Desai is exceptional - thoughtful, thorough, professional, personable. Recommend her highly!  
    5.0
    Jul 23, 2019
    I've already recommended Dr. Desai to many! THANK YOU DR DESAI!  
    4.8
    Jul 23, 2019
    Dr Desai is an extremely competant doctor and communicates very clearly.  
    5.0
    Jul 16, 2019
    *Dr. Desai has a wonderful bedside manner and explains thoroughly. She is THE BEST!  
    5.0
    Jul 11, 2019
    DMG has always treated efficiently and with courtesy.  
    5.0
    Jul 02, 2019
    We have seen dr desai before and she is always very congenial and explains everything she is doing during the exam and treatment.  
    5.0
    Jul 02, 2019
    professional and friendly medical services  
    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.  
    3.8
    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.  
    5.0
    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.  
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By DuPage Medical Group Dermatology
Most Dermatologists practicing in United States are members of the American Academy of Dermatology. Dermatologists indicate this by placing FAAD after their names. FAAD stands for "Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology."

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