See All Oncologists in Stuart, FL
Dr. Alpana Desai, MD Icon-share Share Profile
icon-circle-check
Link Copied!
Profile link copied to clipboard!
Super Profile

Dr. Alpana Desai, MD

Medical Oncology*
4.6 (96)
Map Pin Small Stuart, FL
Accepting new patients
28 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Alpana Desai, MD

Dr. Alpana Desai, MD is a Medical Oncology Specialist in Stuart, FL. They specialize in Medical Oncology, has 28 years of experience, and is board certified in Internal Medicine. They graduated from Indiana University School of Medicine. Dr. Desai, completed a residency at Barnes Jewish Hospital|Washington University-School of Medicine. Patients rated Dr. Desai an average 4.6 star rating.

Dr. Desai works at Florida Cancer Specialists & Research Institute in Stuart, FL. They frequently treat conditions like Anemia, Vitamin B12 Deficiency and Vitamin B12 Anemia along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Advertisement
Compare with other Medical Oncology Specialists
Compare Dr. Desai with our nearby Medical Oncology Specialists at HCA Florida St. Lucie Hospital
These providers are on the medical staff of HCA Florida St. Lucie Hospital.

Dr. Desai's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Florida Cancer Specialists & Research Institute
    301 SE Ocean Blvd Ste 102, Stuart, FL 34994 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (772) 287-4061
    Monday
    08:30 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:30 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:30 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:30 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:30 - 17:00
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed

Experience & Treatment Frequency

NEW FEATURE

What is treatment frequency?

Our treatment frequency feature helps you understand howoften a provider performs or treats a specificprocedure/condition compared to other doctors. Providersrank in one of four frequency categories:

Very HighFrequency
HighFrequency
NormalFrequency
May Perform

Specific procedures/conditions that don’t haveenough data are indicated with “May Perform”. We encourageyou to contact the provider with questions about theirexperience.

Search for conditions or procedures.
Anemia
Vitamin B12 Deficiency
Vitamin B12 Anemia

Treatment frequency



Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Anemia
  • View other providers who treat Anemia
Vitamin B12 Deficiency
Vitamin B12 Anemia
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Bladder Cancer
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Cancer
Brain Cancer
Breast Cancer
Breast Carcinoma
Breast Lump
Cholangiocarcinoma
Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
Coagulation Disorders
Colorectal Cancer
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma
Gallbladder Cancer
Head and Neck Cancer
Hemochromatosis
Hypercoagulable State
Hypogammaglobulinemia
Hypothalamus Cancer
Immune Thrombocytopenia
Kidney Cancer
Leukocytopenia
Leukocytosis
Liver Cancer
Lung Cancer
Male Breast Carcinoma
Marginal Zone Lymphoma
Melanoma
  • View other providers who treat Melanoma
Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
Myelodysplastic Syndromes
Myeloproliferative Disorders
Neutropenia
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Ovarian Cancer
Pancreatic Cancer
Pancytopenia
Polycythemia Rubra Vera
Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Prostate Cancer
Retroperitoneum Cancer
Skin Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Thyroid Cancer
Tonsil Cancer
Upper Digestive Tract Cancer
Urinary Tract Cancer
Uterine Cancer
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Acquired Hemolytic Anemia
Acute Leukemia
Acute Lymphoid Leukemia
Allergies
Alzheimer's Disease
Amyloidosis
Angina
  • View other providers who treat Angina
Anxiety
  • View other providers who treat Anxiety
Arthritis
Asthma
  • View other providers who treat Asthma
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Burn Injuries
Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
Celiac Disease
Cervical Cancer
Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
Colon Cancer
Congestive Heart Failure
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Crohn's Disease
Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma
Diabetes
  • View other providers who treat Diabetes
Diabetic Neuropathy
Diffuse Follicle Center Lymphoma
Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
Eating Disorders
Endocrine Gland Cancer
Endometrial Cancer
Endometriosis
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
Erectile Dysfunction
Esophageal Cancer
Fatigue
  • View other providers who treat Fatigue
Fibromyalgia
Folate Deficiency Anemia
Follicular Lymphoma Grade 2
Follicular Lymphoma Grade 3A
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Genital Herpes
Gout
  • View other providers who treat Gout
Graft vs Host Disease
Heart Disease
Hemophilia
Hepatitis
Hodgkin's Disease
Hypertension
Illeum Cancer
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Jejunum Cancer
Kidney Failure
Laryngeal Cancer
Leukemia
  • View other providers who treat Leukemia
Lymphocytopenia
Lymphocytosis
Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
Malignant Pituitary Gland Tumor
Malignant Pleura Secondary
Mast Cell Diseases
Mature T and NK-Cell Cancer
Menopause
Metabolic Syndrome
Mycosis Fungoides
Myeloma
  • View other providers who treat Myeloma
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Neurofibromatosis Type Two
Nodular Sclerosis Hodgkins Lymphoma
Obesity
  • View other providers who treat Obesity
Oral Cancer
Osteoporosis
Osteosarcoma
Overactive Bladder
Parkinson's Disease
Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
Peritoneal Cancer
Pineal Region Tumors
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Primary Hypercoagulable State
Psoriasis
Refractory Anemia without Sideroblasts
Shingles
  • View other providers who treat Shingles
Sickle Cell Disease
Sickle Cell Hemoglobin SS Disease
Sinusitis
Sleep Disorders
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Soft Tissue Sarcoma of Head, Face, and Neck
Stress
  • View other providers who treat Stress
Stroke
  • View other providers who treat Stroke
Substance Abuse
Testicular Cancer
Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
Thrombocytosis
Thymomas
  • View other providers who treat Thymomas
Tongue Cancer
Ulcerative Colitis
Vitamin B Deficiency
von Willebrand Disease
Vulvar Cancer
Vulvovaginal Rhabdomyosarcoma
Liver Biopsy
Thoracentesis
Check your insurance
    Close Icon
    Please double-check when making an appointment.

    View All Accepted Carriers

    • Aetna
    • Anthem
    • AvMed
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    • Buckeye Community Health Plan
    • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry Health Care of Florida
    • EmblemHealth
    • First Health
    • Golden Rule
    • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    • Health Net
    • Humana
    • Medicaid
    • Medicare
    • Midwest Health Plan
    • MultiPlan
    • POMCO Group
    • Principal Life
    • Priority Health
    • Tricare
    • UnitedHealthCare
    • WellPoint

    * Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

    Ratings & Reviews
    Reviews are displayed in date order and collected from patients who have agreed to reporting accurate and fair reviews. Providers with no reviews may have a new FindCare profile, or no submitted reviews on FindCare yet.

    Learn more about how FindCare's ratings and reviews work

    4.6
    Average provider rating
    Based on 96 ratings
    Patient Ratings (96)
    5 Star
    (84)
    4 Star
    (2)
    3 Star
    (1)
    2 Star
    (3)
    1 Star
    (6)
    Leave a review

    How was your appointment with Dr. Desai?

    Read more reviews on Healthgrades
    Photo: Dr. Alpana Desai, MD
    How would you rate your experience with Dr. Alpana Desai, MD?
    • Likelihood of recommending Dr. Desai to family and friends

    Dr. Desai's Office & Staff

    • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    • Staff friendliness and courteousness
    • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    Experience with Dr. Desai

    • Level of trust in provider's decisions
    • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    • How well provider listens and answers questions
    • Hpends appropriate amount of time with patients

    Tell Us About Yourself

    • Your gender:
    • Your age group:
    • Number of office visits you've had in the last 2 years:

    Finish Here

    • How would you like to confirm your survey information?
      Standard text messaging and data rates may apply.
    Thank you for sharing your feedback about Dr. Alpana Desai, MD.

    About Dr. Alpana Desai, MD

    Specialties*
    • Medical Oncology

    • *Healthline does not verify qualifications for medical specialties. Please verify your provider's specialty and qualifications directly with your provider and applicable medical board.
    Specialties*
    Years of Experience
    • 28 years of experience
    Years of Experience
    Years of experience represents how long a provider has been practicing in their field since graduating from medical school. Not all providers will have this information available.

    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Languages Spoken
    NPI Number
    • 1477504223
    NPI Number
    A National Provider Identifier (NPI) is a unique 10-digit identifier issued by the government to healthcare providers.

    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute|H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Barnes Jewish Hospital|Washington University-School of Medicine
    Residency
    Internship
    • Barnes Jewish Hospital|Washington University-School of Medicine
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Indiana University School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
    Board Certifications
    What’s a board certification and why is it important that my provider has one?

    A board certification represents a provider’s dedication to ongoing training in one or more specialties, including the completion of intensive exams. While not all specialties have board certifications, if your provider does have one they’ve taken the extra step to master their specialty and to keep up with the latest advancements in their field.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Alpana Desai, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Desai is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Desai has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Desai works at Florida Cancer Specialists & Research Institute in Stuart, FL. View the full address on Dr. Desai’s profile.

    Dr. Desai has seen patients for Anemia, Vitamin B12 Deficiency and Vitamin B12 Anemia, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Desai on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    96 patients have reviewed Dr. Desai. The overall rating for this provider is 4.6. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Desai.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Desai, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Desai appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

    Are you Dr. Alpana Desai, MD?

    Claim your profile through Healthgrades to keep it updated and reach more patients.

    It’s free and only takes a minute.

    CLAIM MY PROFILE

    Search

    Primary Care
    Close Icon