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About St. Joseph Health

SJH provides a full range of care facilities including 16 acute care hospitals, home health agencies, hospice care, outpatient services, skilled nursing facilities, community clinics and physician groups. All of our hospital and home health entities are accredited by the Joint Commission. In our award-winning facilities, SJH maintains a "continuum of care," matched to the diverse needs of the urban centers, smaller cities and rural communities who depend on us every day.

Kavit A. Desouza, MD

Specialty
  • Cardiovascular Disease
    (Board Certified)
  • Interventional Cardiology
Additional Language Spoken
English, Hindi, Spanish
Address
St. Mary High Desert Medical Group
19341 Bear Valley Rd.
Suite 105
Apple Valley, CA 92308
Accepting New Patients

Primary Office

Address
St. Mary High Desert Medical Group
19341 Bear Valley Rd.
Suite 105
Apple Valley, CA 92308
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Phone
(760) 247-6444
Fax
(760) 247-6559
Hours
Mon - Fri: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

More Information

Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • Premier Healthcare
  • St. Mary High Desert Medical Group
  • St. Mary Medical Center
  • Meet The Doctor

    Specialties & Education

    Primary Specialties
    • Cardiovascular Disease
      (Board Certified)
    • Interventional Cardiology
    Education & Training
    • Fellowship
      Columbia University Division of Cardiology- Miami Beach, FL, Mount Sinai Medical Center - 2015
    • Fellowship
      - New York City, NY, Mount Sinai St. Luke’s Hospital - 2014
    • Internship
      Internship, Residency and Chief Residency- Shreveport, LA, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center - 2009
    • Medical School
      Manipal Academy of Higher Education- Mangalore, IN, Kasturba Medical College - 2004
  • Biography

    Biography

    Biography

    · Dr. Desouza is board certified in Internal medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, Interventional Cardiology, Echocardiography, Nuclear Cardiology, Vascular ultrasound and Endovascular interventions. He has an interest in transthoracic and transesophageal echocardigraphy, nuclear cardiology, vascular ultrasound and cardiac pacemaker placement. Dr. Desouza is trained in percutaneous coronary and peripheral vascular interventions, including complex coronary interventions (rotational, orbital, and laser atherectomy) and TAVR (transcatheter aortic valve replacement).

    Dr. Desouza strives to treat all patients like he would treat his own family members, with the highest levels of compassion, care and understanding, so his patients can expect an exceptional healthcare experience. He is committed to upholding St. Mary High Desert Medical Group's ethics to treat every patient with outstanding care, without exception.