Pratikkumar Desai (MD)

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Focus Area: Psychiatry

Licensed in: Texas

Dr. Desai is not only an experienced psychopharmacologist, but also is an enthusiast of neuromodulation techniques and novel treatment approaches. He is a strong advocate of a balanced patient centered approach using psychotherapeutic interventions.

About Me

Dr. Desai is a board-certified psychiatrist. He completed adult psychiatry training in University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston. He served as a psychiatrist at Pine Rest Mental Health Services, Grand Rapids, Michigan in their severe persistent mentally ill patient unit, and transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) clinic. He also provided consult services in EmPath unit using telemedicine in the emergency room of Spectrum Butterworth hospital, Grand Rapids, Michigan. He trained many medical students and psychiatry residents as a faculty member of Michigan State University, College of Human Medicine, Grand Rapids, Michigan.


University of North Texas Health Science Center '11 MPH


Spending time with family, Yoga and Wellness, Travel, Music, Movies

Therapeutic Expertise



ADHD, Adjustment Disorder, AIDS/HIV, Anger Management, Anxiety, Attachment Disorder, Bipolar, Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD), Co-Occurring Medical Problems, Cyclothymic Disorder, Depression, Dissociative Disorder, Domestic Violence, Dysthymic Disorder, Fertility Issues, Grief, Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD), Pain Management, Panic Disorder, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Sexual Abuse, Sexual Disorders, Stress Management, Substance Use Issues, Survivors Of Suicide, Trauma


Couples, Family Therapy, Parenting Issues



Insurances accepted by Pratikkumar Desai

Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Texas Humana Military Tricare East Moda Health Novitas Solutions Sana Benefits Wellcare By Allwell

We’re in-network with most major providers. Covered members pay an average co-pay of $30.


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