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Dr. Nisha Desai, MD

Pediatric Dermatology*
3.2 (15)
Map Pin Small Skokie, IL
Accepting new patients

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Nisha Desai, MD

Dr. Nisha Desai, MD is a Pediatric Dermatologist in Skokie, IL. They graduated from GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY / MEDICAL CENTER and is affiliated with Evanston Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Desai an average 3.2 star rating.

Dr. Desai works at Practice in Skokie, IL with other offices in Lake Bluff, IL. They frequently treat conditions like Hypertrophic Scar along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Cigna as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Desai's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Northshore Dermatology-Skokie
    9933 Woods Dr, Skokie, IL 60077 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (847) 663-8060
  2. 2
    North Suburban Medical Associates LLC
    71 Waukegan Rd Ste 700, Lake Bluff, IL 60044 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (847) 433-2620

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Evanston Hospital

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Hypertrophic Scar
Impetigo
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Acne
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Acne Keloid
Actinic Keratosis
Alopecia
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Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Birthmark
Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
Cold Sore
Contact Dermatitis
Dry Skin
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Eczema and Contact Dermatitis
Fungal Nail Infection
Herpes Simplex Infection
Hidradenitis
Hives
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Inflamed Seborrheic Keratosis
Intertrigo
Itchy Skin
Keloid Scar
Lichen Simplex Chronicus
Lipomas
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Melanoma
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Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
Nail Infection
Poison Ivy
Psoriasis
Rash
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Ringworm
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Rosacea
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Sebaceous Cysts
Seborrheic Dermatitis
Seborrheic Keratosis
Skin Cancer
Skin Ulcer
Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Skin
Warts
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Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
Excision of Skin Cancer
Excision of Skin Lesion
Acanthosis Nigricans
Athlete's Foot
Bedsores
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Boil
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Bowenoid Papulosis
Burn Injuries
Callus
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Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
Cellulitis
Darier Disease
Dermatitis Due to Drugs
Dermatographic Urticaria
Diabetes Skin Lesion
Dyshydrotic Eczema
Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Metals
Excessive Sweating
Folliculitis
Genital Warts
Granuloma of Skin
Guttate Psoriasis
Hair Loss
Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
Infantile Eczema
Ingrown Nail
Jock Itch
Leg and Foot Ulcers
Lichen Planus
Merkel Cell Carcinoma
Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
Nail and Nail Bed Infection
Parapsoriasis
Pemphigoid
Pityriasis Alba
Pityriasis Rosea
Plantar Wart
Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
Psoriatic Arthritis
Purpura
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Scabies
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Shingles
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Skin Discoloration
Sunburn
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Telogen Effluvium
Tinea Versicolor
Varicose Eczema
Varicose Veins
Vasculitis
Vitiligo
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Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Destruction of Penile Lesion
Melanoma Screening
Mohs Defect Reconstruction Surgery
Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
Puncture Aspiration
Shaving of Skin Lesion
Skin Tag Removal
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    3.2
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    About Dr. Nisha Desai, MD

    Specialties*
    • Pediatric Dermatology

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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1285895003
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY / MEDICAL CENTER
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Dermatology and Pediatric Dermatology
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Nisha 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 has seen patients for Hypertrophic Scar, 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.

    15 patients have reviewed Dr. Desai. The overall rating for this provider is 3.2. 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.

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