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Dr. Bijal Desai, MD

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Dr. Bijal Desai, MD
3.7 (3 Ratings)

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Dr. Bijal Desai, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Somerset, NJ.
Dr. Bijal Desai, MD
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Dr. Bijal Desai, MD

Nephrology*
Somerset, NJ
Accepting new patients

Offers telehealth

Dr. Bijal Desai, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Somerset, NJ.
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Dr. Bijal Desai, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Somerset, NJ. They graduated from Ross University School of Medicine and completed a residency at RWJUH/UMDNJ. They currently practice at Kidney & Hypertension Center and are affiliated with Saint Peter's University Hospital, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. At present, Dr. Desai received an average rating of 3.7/5 from patients and has been reviewed 3 times. Their office accepts new patients and telehealth appointments. Dr. Desai also speaks Gujarati. Dr. Desai accepts multiple insurance plans.

Offers Telehealth

This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule.

Explains Conditions Well

Patients said this doctor explains conditions well.

Trustworthy

Patients said this doctor is trustworthy.

Low Wait Times

Patients are usually seen in 10 minutes or less.

Locations

  1. 1 Kidney & Hypertension Center
    23 Clyde Rd Ste 101, Somerset, NJ 08873
  2. 2 Kidney & Hypertension Center
    1 Eastern Ave, Somerville, NJ 08876

Experience and Background Check

Chronic Kidney Disease Stage II
Dehydration
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3.7
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Aug 04, 2022
Dr. Desai is a wonderful doctor he’s caring loving he takes his time and talk to his patients with care I’ve been going to him for 18 years he’s just like family to me…
Venitta Lewis — Aug 04, 2022
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About Me

Care Philosophy
  • I am dedicated to providing personalized, quality care to my patients in partnership with Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset, which has been nationally recognized for patient safety, clinical outcomes and nursing excellence.
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Biography
  • Dr. Bijal Desai, MD is a nephrology specialist in Somerset, NJ. He specializes in Nephrology and Internal Medicine.
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Languages Spoken
Gujarati
Languages Spoken
Specialties*
Nephrology
Internal Medicine
Specialties*
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Education

Medical Education

Medical Education
  • Ross University School of Medicine
Medical Education

Internship

Internship
  • RWJUH/UMDNJ
    2000
Internship

Residency

Residency Hospital
  • RWJUH/UMDNJ
    2000
Residency Hospital
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Dr. Bijal Desai, MD is affiliated with Saint Peter's University Hospital, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Saint Peter's University Hospital

    254 Easton Ave, New Brunswick, NJ

  • Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset

    110 Rehill Ave, Somerville, NJ

  • Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital

    1 Robert Wood Johnson Pl, New Brunswick, NJ

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