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Dr. Kirit R Desai Is this you?

About Dr. Kirit R Desai

Dr. Kirit R Desai, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Bakersfield, CA, with another office in Bakersfield, CA. He has 42 years of experience. His specialties include Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease. Dr. Desai is affiliated with Bakersfield Heart Hospital. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

3 Ratings with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Kirit R Desai is Excellent. Dr. Kirit R Desai has been rated by 3 patients. From those 3 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Kirit R Desai is 5.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Central Cardiology Medical Clinic

2901 Sillect Ave Ste 100
Bakersfield, CA 93308
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Kaiser Permanente

8800 Ming Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93311
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Specialties

Dr. Kirit R Desai has the following 2 specialties

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Expertise

    13 Expertise

  • Heart Failure
  • Blood Clot
  • High Cholesterol
  • Heart Diseases
  • Heart Attack
  • Arrhythmia
  • Atherosclerosis
  • High Cholesterol (Hypercholesterolemia)
  • Hypertension
  • Unstable Angina
  • Stroke
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
  • Heart Block

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Reviews

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Very Caring Doctor

Dr. Desai is the most caring and compassionate doctor I have ever seen and there have been many. He takes the time to listen to your concerns and doesn't act as though he's in a hurry to get to the next patient. Very rare indeed.

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15.0 minutes
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Five Stars
Easy Appointment
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Five Stars
  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Desai is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    42 Years Experience

  • Government Medical College

    Graduated in 1976

  • St Elizabeth Hospital

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Kirit R Desai accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross California
    • BC CA California Care Small Group HMO
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Small Group
    • Blue Cross CA Advantage PPO Preferred DirectAccess Plus
    • Blue Cross CA California Care Large Group HMO
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Individual
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Large Group
    • Blue Cross CA Pathway X PPO
    • Blue Cross CA Select HMO
    • Blue Cross CA Select PPO
    • Blue Cross CA Select Plus HMO
  • Blue Shield California
    • BS CA Platinum 90 PPO
    • Blue Shield CA Access Plus HMO
    • Blue Shield CA Access Plus Savenet
    • Blue Shield CA Bronze 60 PPO SHOP
    • Blue Shield CA Bronze Full PPO 4500
    • Blue Shield CA Local Access Plus HMO
    • Blue Shield CA PPO
    • Blue Shield CA Platinum Access+ HMO 25
    • Blue Shield CA Platinum Local Access + HMO 25
    • Blue Shield CA Silver 70 PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Health Net
    • Health Net CA CommunityCare Network HMO
    • Health Net CA HMO Employer Group
    • Health Net CA HMO Whole Care Network
    • Health Net CA Individual and Family PPO
    • Health Net CA PPO
    • Health Net EPO - PureCare One Small Business
    • Health Net PureCare HSP Individual and Family Plans
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
    • PHCS PPO Kaiser
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