Dr. Prakash V Desai MD Pediatrician

Dr. Prakash Desai is a pediatrician in Austell, Georgia and is affiliated with WellStar Cobb Hospital. He received his medical degree from B. J. Medical College Ahmedabad and has been in practice for 37 years. He is one of 19 doctors at WellStar Cobb Hospital who specialize in Pediatrics.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatrician: Adolescent Medicine

Hospital Affiliation

WellStar Cobb Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Residency, Pediatrics, 1973 - 1974

Children's Hospital, Boston
Residency, Pediatrics, 1974 - 1976

B. J. Medical College Ahmedabad
Class of 1968

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatrics

GA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Effect of ferrous sulphate on aspartate and alanine aminotransferases of brain of Tilapia mossambica.
Nunes, E. S., Desai, S. N., Desai, P. V.

Aspartate aminotransferase and alanine aminotransferase activities of rat brain during crush syndrome.
Desai, S. N., Desai, P. V.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Georgia Blue Choice HMO
  • BCBS Georgia Blue Open Access POS
  • BCBS Georgia BlueChoice Option POS
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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