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Dr. Sandhya Desai, MD

Internal Medicine*
3.0 (22)
Map Pin Small Wilkes Barre, PA
Accepting new patients
31 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Sandhya Desai, MD

Dr. Sandhya Desai, MD is an Internal Medicine Specialist in Wilkes Barre, PA. They specialize in Internal Medicine, has 31 years of experience. They graduated from MGM Med Coll, Indore University and is affiliated with Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center and Wilkes-Barre General Hospital. Dr. Desai, completed a residency at Strp Mercy Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Desai an average 3.0 star rating.

Dr. Desai works at Practice in Wilkes Barre, PA. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Highmark 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.

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Dr. Desai's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Richard H. Blum MD
    545 N River St Ste 230, Wilkes Barre, PA 18702 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (570) 826-0526
  2. 2
    Wilkes-barre General Hospital
    575 N River St, Wilkes Barre, PA 18702 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (570) 826-0527

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  • Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center
  • Wilkes-Barre General Hospital

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    • Internal Medicine

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    • 31 years of experience
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    • 1790703775
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • Strp Mercy Hospital
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    Medical Education
    • MGM Med Coll, Indore University
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