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Kunal V. Desai, MD

Neurology, Neuromuscular Medicine

  • Offers Telehealth
Affiliated With: Yale Medicine

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Biography - Kunal V. Desai, MD

Kunal Desai, MD, first became interested in neurophysiology when he was a high school athlete. His favorite sports during those years were football, baseball, and cricket. Later, he studied to become a board-certified neurologist, focusing on neuromuscular diseases such as ALS, myasthenia gravis, inflammatory myopathies and peripheral neuropathies.

When treating patients, Dr. Desai emphasizes the importance of teamwork. He reaches out regularly to patients’ primary care doctors and other treating physicians to update them on treatment progress. “Doing this improves patient care,” he says. “Regular communication about patients gives their doctors a clearer picture of what I may be thinking and it helps me understand what they might be concerned about. Fewer things are lost when we communicate often.”

A goal for Dr. Desai is to equip patients with as much information about their disease and prognosis as possible so they can make educated decisions about their treatment.

Dr. Desai is fluent in Hindi, Gujarati, and Marathi. He is also certified by the American Board of Electrodiagnostic Medicine

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Overview

Gender

Male

Specialty

Neurology, Neuromuscular Medicine

Conditions & Treatments

ALS, Myasthenia Gravis, Myopathy, Neuromuscular Disease, Neuropathy

Language(s)

English;Gujarati;Hindi;Marathi;Spanish

Education & Training

Education

Creighton University School of Medicine

Internship

Greenwich Hospital

Residency

Albert Einstein Medical Center

Fellowship

Albert Einstein College of Medicine

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  • COMPWORKS
  • CONNECTICARE
  • CONSUMER HEALTH NETWORK
  • CORVEL
  • FIRST HEALTH NETWORK
  • FOCUS HEALTHCARE
  • GREAT WEST
  • HEALTHCARE VALUE MANAGEMENT
  • HUMANA
  • HUSKY
  • MANAGED COMP
  • MEDICAID
  • MEDICARE
  • MULTIPLAN
  • OXFORD HEALTH PLANS
  • PREFERRED HEALTH WORKS
  • PRIME HEALTH SERVICES
  • PRIVATE HEALTHCARE SYSTEM (PHCS)
  • TRICARE - HEALTH NET FEDERAL
  • TRICARE/CHAMPUS
  • UNITED HEALTHCARE
  • WELLCARE

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15 Valley Drive
2nd Floor
Greenwich, CT 06831

Main (203) 863-4490
Fax (203) 863-4496

800 Howard Ave.
Lower Level
New Haven, CT 06519

Main (203) 785-4085
Fax (203) 785-4937

260 Long Ridge Road
Stamford, CT 06902

Main (866) 470-9253
Fax (203) 316-0539

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