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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (17)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Rajiv Desai, Obstetrician & Gynecologist is Excellent. Dr. Desai has been reviewed by 39 patients who have provided 17 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.9
Promptness 4.7
Courteous Staff 4.9
Accurate Diagnosis 4.7
Bedside Manner 4.8
Spends Time with Me 4.5
Follows Up After Visit 4.7

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Hot Flashes
  • Menopause
  • Overactive Urinary Bladder

Education & Awards

Dr. Desai graduated from Seth G.S. Medical College, Mumbai. He has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Desai has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • Athens Regional Medical Center 
  • St Mary's Hospital of Athens 
  • St Marys Healthcare System 


  • Hindi
  • Gujarati

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Additional Information
Dr. Rajiv Dinkar Desai MD is a male Gynecologist, has 30 years of experience and practices in Gynecology.
Where does Dr. Rajiv D. Desai practice?
Dr. Rajiv Desai has 2 office locations.
Dr. Rajiv Desai practices Gynecology near Athens, GA.
See Athens Obstetricians & Gynecologists.