Dr. Desai is a native of Chicago, Illinois and attended Northwestern University's
prestigious Honors Program in Medical Education. He completed his internship,
residency, honorary chief residency, and cardiology and electrophysiology
fellowships at Stanford University Medical Center. He has significant
expertise with both robotic RF (heating) and cryo (freezing) techniques
in the catheter ablation and cure of all heart rhythm disturbances including
atrial fibrillation, atrial flutter, supraventricular tachycardia, premature
ventricular contractions, and ventricular tachycardia. He specializes
in diagnosing and treating palpitations and fainting, and he has extensive
experience with heart rhythm monitors including insertable loop recorders.
He is involved in clinical research and has numerous academic publications.
He is a sought after speaker and has lectured regionally and nationally
to patients and physicians. In his personal time, Dr. Desai enjoys being
with his family, singing and playing guitar, yoga, and reading.