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About Dr. Ruchik S Desai

Dr. Ruchik S Desai, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Portage, IN. He has 19 years of experience. His specialties include Dermatology. Dr. Desai is affiliated with Iu Health University Hospital and St Mary Medical Center. Dr. Desai has received 4 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

47 Ratings with 13 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Ruchik S Desai is Great. Dr. Ruchik S Desai has been rated by 47 patients. From those 47 patients 13 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Ruchik S Desai is 4.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Northern Indiana Dermatology

3190 Lancer St Ste 101
Portage, IN 46368
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Specialties

Dr. Ruchik S Desai has the following 1 specialty

  • Dermatology

    A dermatologist is a doctor who has extensive training and knowledge of the skin, scalp, hair and nails and treats conditions that affect those areas. These doctors will evaluate any abnormality, blemish or lesion on the skin in order to determine the cause and will determine a course of treatment.
    Dermatologists provide patients with full body scans in order to identify any signs that are indicative of an illness that requires treatment, such as skin cancer. These specialists may also provide cosmetic services, such as mole removal, scar diminishing treatments and even botox and face lifts.

  • Expertise

    14 Expertise

  • Melanoma
  • Tubal Ligation (Permanent Sterilization in Women)
  • Biopsy
  • Mole
  • Psoriasis
  • Rosacea
  • Acne Rosacea
  • Rash
  • Basal Cell
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Acne (Acne Vulgaris)
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Excision

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Reviews

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Five Stars

Dr. Desai is an amazing doctor with excellent skills/

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Two Stars

I prefer to have a Dr. that has a personality and this one doesn't. He may be good but I'll pass on this guy!

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Patient

I had skin cancer on my nose and had put it of for some time. I was numbed by his staff and felt nothing before, during or after surgery. Dr Desai removed the cancer and did a skin graft for repairs. I would recommend Dr. Desai and his staff for any procedure.

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Senior Examiner

I have had several cancers removed and quite honestly I trust him 100%. He is clearly caring and a true professional.

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Skilled Surgeon

Had MOHs surgery last week...did a fantastic job and already can't see the scar...kudos to him

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  • Awards

    4 Awards

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2016, 2011, 2015)

    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.

  • Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)

    Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.

  • On-Time Doctor Award (2014)

    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.

  • Patients' Choice Award (2008, 2009)

    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.

  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Education

    19 Years Experience

  • Indiana University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1999

  • Wright State University School Of Medicine

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Ruchik S Desai accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Anthem
    • Anthem Blue Access PPO
    • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
    • Anthem IN Pathway X Bronze Direct CACA HIX
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois
    • BCBS IL PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry Health and Life IL PPO
    • Coventry IL PPO
    • Coventry MO PPO
    • CoventryOne PPO Network
  • Encore Health Network
    • Encore Health Network
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Humana National HMO
    • Humana Preferred PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • PHP Northern IN
    • PHP Select with Encircle
  • Sagamore Health
    • Sagamore Plus
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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Locations & Directions

Northern Indiana Dermatology, 3190 Lancer St Ste 101, Portage, IN

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