Dr. Chirag S. Desai, MD

Dr. Chirag S. Desai, MD

Dr. Chirag S. Desai, MD

Languages: English
Fax: (202) 444-0336

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Specialties
  • Transplant Surgery
About the Provider

Dr. Desai is an associate professor of Surgery with MedStar Georgetown Transplant Institute. Board certified in liver, intestine and kidney transplantation, his special interests also include hepatobiliary surgeries and autologous islet cell transplantation.

An expert in the surgical care of both adults and children with liver, pancreatic and intestinal disease, Dr. Desai also developed the novel technique of total pancreatectomy for chronic pancreatitis and autologous islet cell transplantation.

He has more than 40 publications in reputed journals as well as research grants from organizations such as the National Pancreas Foundation.

Education
  • Fellowship Program: MedStar Georgetown University Hospital (2010)
  • Medical School: Seth G.S. Medical College and K.E.M. Hospital (1997)
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