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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.

Giving back to the community. St. Joseph Health System Office

Kavit A. Desouza, MD

Specialty
  • Cardiovascular Disease
    (Board Certified)
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. - 5 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
    Education
    • Medical School
      Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore University- Munipal/Mamgalore, IN - 2004
    • Internship
      Louisiana State University Medical Center- New Orleans, LA - 2007
    • Residency
      Louisiana State University- Shreveport, LA - 2009
    • Fellowship
      Mount Sinai Hospital- New York City, NY - 2014
    • Fellowship
      Mount Sinai Medical Center- Miami Beach, FL - 2015
  • Biography

    Biography

    Biography

    Dr. Desouza is board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease, and interventional cardiology. He has an interest in transthoracic and transesophageal echocardigraphy, nuclear cardiology, vascular ultrasound, and cardiovascular CT angiography. Dr. Desouza is trained in percutaneous coronary and peripheral vascular interventions, including complex PCI (rotational, orbital, and laser atherectomy) and TAVR (transcatheter heart valve fundamentals.

    Dr. Kavit Desouza strives to treat all patients 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.