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Himanshu Desai, MD

Dr. Desai is a pulmonologist in the Shreveport area. He is affiliated with Ihc at CHRISTUS Shumpert Highland Hospital and 6 more hospitals.
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Conditions treated

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Top 25%
47 doctors
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47 doctors
Top 5%
23 doctors
Dr. Desai saw more lung condition patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Shreveport area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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61 doctors
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60 doctors
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30 doctors
Dr. Desai saw cardiovascular disease (CVD) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Shreveport area. Learn more.

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18 doctors
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17 doctors
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8 doctors
Dr. Desai saw more sleep disorders patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Shreveport area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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34 doctors
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34 doctors
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17 doctors
Dr. Desai saw more chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Shreveport area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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22 doctors
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23 doctors
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11 doctors
Dr. Desai saw more sleep apnea patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Shreveport area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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14 doctors
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13 doctors
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6 doctors
Dr. Desai saw more chronic bronchitis patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Shreveport area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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38 doctors
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38 doctors
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19 doctors
Dr. Desai saw heart disease patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Shreveport area. Learn more.
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25 doctors
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25 doctors
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12 doctors
Dr. Desai saw more pneumonia patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Shreveport area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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59 doctors
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59 doctors
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29 doctors
Dr. Desai saw vascular disease patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Shreveport area. Learn more.

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30 doctors
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30 doctors
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14 doctors
Dr. Desai saw more asthma patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Shreveport area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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29 doctors
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29 doctors
Top 5%
14 doctors
Dr. Desai saw coronary artery disease (CAD) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Shreveport area. Learn more.
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14 doctors
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14 doctors
Top 5%
6 doctors
Dr. Desai saw sepsis patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Shreveport area. Learn more.
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6 doctors
Top 15%
5 doctors
Top 5%
2 doctors
Dr. Desai saw pulmonary hypertension patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Shreveport area. Learn more.
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25 doctors
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25 doctors
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12 doctors
Dr. Desai saw congestive heart failure (CHF) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Shreveport area. Learn more.
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26 doctors
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26 doctors
Top 5%
12 doctors
Dr. Desai saw heart failure patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Shreveport area. Learn more.
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2 doctors
Top 15%
2 doctors
Top 5%
1 doctor
Dr. Desai saw sarcoidosis patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Shreveport area. Learn more.
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45 doctors
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44 doctors
Top 5%
22 doctors
Dr. Desai saw anemia patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Shreveport area. Learn more.
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50 doctors
Top 15%
49 doctors
Top 5%
24 doctors
Dr. Desai saw type 2 diabetes patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Shreveport area. Learn more.
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18 doctors
Top 15%
18 doctors
Top 5%
9 doctors
Dr. Desai saw more obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Shreveport area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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55 doctors
Top 15%
54 doctors
Top 5%
27 doctors
Dr. Desai saw diabetes patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Shreveport area. Learn more.
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4 doctors
Top 15%
3 doctors
Top 5%
1 doctor
Dr. Desai saw more collapsed lung patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Shreveport area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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8 doctors
Top 15%
8 doctors
Top 5%
3 doctors
Dr. Desai saw lung cancer patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Shreveport area. Learn more.
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33 doctors
Top 15%
34 doctors
Top 5%
16 doctors
Dr. Desai saw chronic kidney disease patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Shreveport area. Learn more.
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21 doctors
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21 doctors
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10 doctors
Dr. Desai saw acute renal failure patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Shreveport area. Learn more.
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2 doctors
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2 doctors
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Dr. Desai saw aspiration patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Shreveport area. Learn more.
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24 doctors
Top 15%
24 doctors
Top 5%
11 doctors
Dr. Desai saw kidney failure patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Shreveport area. Learn more.
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23 doctors
Top 15%
23 doctors
Top 5%
11 doctors
Dr. Desai saw atrial fibrillation (Afib) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Shreveport area. Learn more.
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2 doctors
Top 15%
2 doctors
Top 5%
1 doctor
Dr. Desai saw more pulmonary fibrosis patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Shreveport area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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24 doctors
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23 doctors
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11 doctors
Dr. Desai saw abnormal breathing patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Shreveport area. Learn more.
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26 doctors
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26 doctors
Top 5%
12 doctors
Dr. Desai saw cerebrovascular disease patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Shreveport area. Learn more.

Cost estimates

These ranges are network rate estimates across all the insurance plans that Dr. Desai accepts.

Note: These are just estimates. We advise verifying the exact costs with your provider.

Bronchoscopy $1,687 – 4,778
Electrocardiogram (EKG) $76 – 242
Sleep study $965 – 2,326

Amino’s cost estimates are estimates of the total amount that you and your health insurance company might pay for a procedure—this is what we call the “network rate”. Our cost estimates can help you prepare for the financial impact of medical care and help you make more confident decisions about where to get treated.

Locations

Dr. Desai sees patients and can be reached at the following location.

Office
7829 Youree Dr
Shreveport, LA 71105
1,014 miles away

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Credentials
  • LSU HEALTH SCIENCES
    RESIDENCY
  • University of the West Indies Faculty of Medicine St. Augustine, Trinidad
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 1999
  • Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport
    MEDICAL EDUCATION

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Desai is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • Ihc at CHRISTUS Shumpert Highland Hospital
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2017)
  • Minden Medical Center
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2017)
  • Natchitoches Regional Medical Center
    C
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2017)
  • WK Pierremont Health Center
    C
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2017)
  • Willis Knighton Medical Center
    C
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2017)
  • Willis Knighton South and Center for Women's Health
    C
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2017)
  • Sabine Medical Center
    Hospital safety grade not available

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Dakota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • United Healthcare
  • Vantage Health Plan
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield