Sapna Desai, MD

  • Sr Physician-Section Head, Southshore Region
  • 1514 Jefferson Hwy, New Orleans, LA, 70121
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  • Dr. Sapna Desai earned her medical degree from Texas A&M University College of Medicine in College Station in 2002. She completed her residency in internal medicine & fellowship in cardiovascular diseases at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago. Dr. Desai also completed a fellowship in heart failure and cardiac transplant at Stanford University Hospitals & Clinics in Stanford, California.Dr. Desai is board-certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular diseases & nuclear cardiology. Her specialty is the treatment of advanced heart failure and cardiac transplantation. She practices Ochsner Medical Center in New Orleans and Ochsner Medical Center - Baton Rouge.

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