Dr. Dev M. Desai MD Surgeon

Dr. Dev Desai is a surgeon in Dallas, Texas and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Children's Medical Center of Dallas and Duke University Hospital. He received his medical degree from UCSF School of Medicine and has been in practice for 19 years. Dr. Desai accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 31 doctors at Children's Medical Center of Dallas and one of 175 at Duke University Hospital who specialize in Surgery.

Are you Dr. Desai? Edit Profile

Office Location

See Contact Information

Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: Pediatric, Transplantation

Clinical Interests: Pediatric Transplant, Liver Transplantation, Kidney Transplantation, Retrospective Studies, Graft Survival, Postoperative Complications, Graft Rejection, Living Donors, Tissue and Organ Procurement

Education & Medical Training

Stanford University
Residency, General Surgery, 1995–2001

UCSF School of Medicine
Class of 1995

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 12 years in Surgery

TX State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Mass lesions in the transplanted kidney: Questions.
Pirojsakul, K.,Powell, J.,Sengupta, A.,Desai, D.,Seikaly, M.

Mass lesions in the transplanted kidney: Answers.
Pirojsakul, K.,Powell, J.,Sengupta, A.,Desai, D.,Seikaly, M.

Antegrade retrieval of double J stents with capture of the bladder end in three young children.
Koral, K., Desai, D., Gargollo, P., Snodgrass, W.

See all 24 publications

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

Report a Correction — If you are aware of information on this page that is out of date or incorrect, please let us know.

Patient Advice & Support


See More
Our Doctor Finder includes most U.S. physicians. Doctors are not ranked, learn more.

Nearby Surgeons

See all Surgeons near Dallas, TX See all Surgeons in Texas

U.S. News Best Hospitals

U.S. News Best Hospitals

To rank the best adult and children's hospitals, U.S. News analyzes data for fewer than 5,000 centers.

See Hospitals by Specialty

Find a Hospital by Location

Your Message Has Been Submitted

As part of our research on the correction you submitted, you may be contacted at the email address provided.

Sorry, Your Message Could Not Be Submitted

Please try again later, or E-mail your message to doctors@usnews.com and include the Web address (URL) of the page that contains incorrect information.