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Mihir J. Desai MD, MS

Associate Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Fellowship Director - Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery, and Medical Director - Vanderbilt Orthopaedics Franklin

Areas of Expertise

  • Adult Orthopaedics
  • Elbow Surgery
  • Fractures
  • Hand Surgery
  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Orthopaedics
  • Pediatric Hand Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

Locations

1215 21st Avenue South, Suites 3200 and 4200
Nashville, TN 37232
Vanderbilt Health Belle Meade
6002 Highway 100
Nashville, TN 37205

Languages

  • English

Education

  • Masters of Science - Georgetown University, 2005
  • Doctor of Medicine - Georgetown University, 2009
  • Residency - Emory University, 2013
  • Chief Residency - Emory University, 2014
  • Fellowship - Duke University Health System, 2015

Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Surgery - American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2017
  • Surgery of the Hand - American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2018

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Patient Comments

Patient Comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Patient Experience Survey and displayed in full. Patients are not identified in order to respect patient privacy.
Dr. Desai is very friendly and easy to relate to. He is very knowledgeable and gave immediate solution to my problem.
April 17, 2024
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Very good
April 15, 2024
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Absolutely nothing but positive for this doctor and staff
April 15, 2024
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Everything went extremely well.
April 15, 2024
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All is well
April 10, 2024
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Excellent bedside manner. Not rushed, too his time. Very nice.
April 10, 2024
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I will definitely recommend to all friends and family
April 8, 2024
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Good
March 24, 2024
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I have nothing but great things to say about Dr. Desai!!!! I would highly recommend him to anyone with hand/wrist/elbow concerns!
March 8, 2024
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