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Physiatrist (physical, rehabilitation), Pain Management Specialist

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Mehul Desai is Excellent. Dr. Desai has been reviewed by 77 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.2
Promptness 2.9
Courteous Staff 3.4
Accurate Diagnosis 3.9
Bedside Manner 3.9
Spends Time with Me 3.9
Follows Up After Visit 3.3

Specialties & Research

Dr. Mehul Desai, MD, MPH is board certified in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation - Pain Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Back Pain
  • Cancer
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndromes
  • Pain

Education & Awards

Dr. Desai graduated from Saba University School Of Medicine, The Bottom. He has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2009, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2011)


Dr. Desai has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • National Rehabilitation Hospital 
  • George Washington Univ Hospital 
  • Sibley Memorial Hospital 


  • Gujarati

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Additional Information
Dr. Mehul Jagdish Desai MD and MPH is a male Physical Medicine/Rehab Specialist and practices in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Pain Medicine, and Pain Medicine.
Where does Dr. Mehul J. Desai practice?
Dr. Mehul Desai has 4 office locations.
Dr. Mehul Desai practices Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Pain Medicine, and Pain Medicine near Washington, DC.
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