Sandhya Desai, MD

Dr. Sandhya Desai, MD
Dr. Sandhya Desai, MD


  • Family Medicine
4.9 310 Ratings
Scripps Coastal Medical Center Carlsbad
2176 Salk Ave
Carlsbad, CA 92008

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Languages Spoken

  • English


Sandhya Desai, MD, is a family medicine specialist and provides comprehensive primary care with a focus on adolescent medicine and the social factors that can influence health. She believes that laughter is the best medicine and takes the time to listen to her patients.

Dr. Desai is fluent in Gujartee (Indian language) and in her spare time enjoys tennis and reading.

Medical Education

  • University of Manitoba Faculty of Medicine, MD, 1982


  • University of Manitoba Faculty of Medicine, 1983


  • University of California, San Diego, HIV Specialist, 1992
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