About Dr. Apurva A Desai MD

Dr. Apurva A Desai, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Huntley, IL, with other offices in Elgin, IL and Crystal Lake, IL . He has 24 years of experience. His specialties include Medical Oncology, Hospice and Palliative Medicine, Hematology, Hematology and Oncology and Internal Medicine. He speaks English.

Dr. Desai has received 3 awards.

Rating Overview

12 Ratings with 3 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Apurva A Desai is Great. Dr. Apurva A Desai has been rated by 12 patients. From those 12 patients 3 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Apurva A Desai is 4.2 of 5.0 stars.


Dr. Apurva A Desai has 3 locations

get directions Advanced Surgical Care Of Northern Illinois
10350 Haligus Rd Ste 210
Huntley, IL 60142
get directions Dr. Apurva A Desai
1710 N Randall Rd
Elgin, IL 60123
get directions Carol A Kotzan Md Llc
360 Station Dr Ste 201
Crystal Lake, IL 60014


Dr. Apurva A Desai has the following 5 specialties

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Apurva A Desai has the following 13 expertise

  • Chemotherapy
  • Cancer
  • Myelofibrosis
  • Lymphoma
  • Bone Marrow Transplant
  • Leukemia
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia
  • Hepatitis C
  • Blood Cancer
  • Myeloma
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Hodgkin's Lymphoma

Board Certifications

Dr. Apurva A Desai is Board Certified in 3 specialties

See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.


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Don't waste your time

This doctor acted like I was a waste of his time. He was a waste of my time. This doctor, with his impressive credentials, should spend his time doing research in the lab with rats instead of interacting with patients.

Full Review Rating Breakdown

Very Caring Doctor

Dr. Desai has been my Oncologist for two years now, and I look forward to my follow up blood tests.

Wait time
10 minutes
Easy Appointment
Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
Bedside Manner
Spends Time with Me
Appropriate Follow-up
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Five Stars

Dr. Desai is a caring and exceptional physician. I trust him.

Easy Appointment
Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
Bedside Manner
Spends Time with Me
Appropriate Follow-up
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  • Awards

    3 Awards

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2017, 2018)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2017, 2018)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2015, 2017, 2018)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Education

    24 Years Experience

  • University Of Illinois College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1995

  • University Of Chicago Medicine


  • Dr. Apurva A Desai Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois
    • BCBS IL BlueChoice Select
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry Health and Life IL PPO
    • Coventry HealthAmerica PPO
    • Coventry IL PPO
    • Coventry MO HMO POS
    • Coventry MO PPO
    • Coventry PPO Platinum
    • CoventryOne PPO Network
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Health Alliance
    • Health Alliance HMO/POS
    • Health Alliance PPO
  • Multiplan
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

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    Dr. Apurva A Desai is similar to the following 4 Doctors near Huntley, IL.

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