Mihir J. Desai MD, MS

Associate Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, and Medical Director - Vanderbilt Orthopaedics Franklin
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  • 374 ratings

Areas of Expertise

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    Adult Orthopaedics
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    Hand Surgery
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    Orthopaedic Surgery
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    Pediatric Hand Surgery

Locations (4)

1215 21st Avenue South, Suite 4200
Nashville, TN 37232
1215 21st Ave. S., Suite 4200
Nashville, TN 37232
Vanderbilt Health Belle Meade
6002 Highway 100
Nashville, TN 37205

Programs and Clinics


  • 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.
November 19, 2020
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*Dr. Desai was very attentive and thorough with the level of care he provided. Highly recommend!
November 17, 2020
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excellent care
November 11, 2020
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Very concerned, looked & talked about all options thoroughly.
October 26, 2020
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excellent care and concern
October 16, 2020
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Spent time - I never felt rushed. I was priority while he was with me.
September 30, 2020
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Good experience
September 28, 2020
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*Dr. Desai was never in a hurry if you had any questions.
September 24, 2020
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*Dr. Desai is amazing. I have spent 5+ years trying to find someone to treat my problems and he knew how right away!
September 4, 2020
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