Nikita Desai, MD

Pulmonary/Critical Care

Nikita Desai, MD

Areas of Interest

Medical School – The Ohio State University College of Medicine

Residency – The Ohio State University College of Medicine, Internal Medicine

Fellowship – Emory University School of Medicine, Pulmonary and Critical Medicine

Board Certifications – Critical Care, Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine


Nikita Desai, MD, is board certified in critical care medicine, internal medicine and pulmonary medicine. Her professional interests include asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), interstitial and occupational lung disease, lung nodules and lung cancer and pregnancy and lung disease. 

Having published and presented internationally, she is committed to continuing her medical education to provide her patients with the best possible care.  She values building long-term relationships with her patients by being collaborative and approachable.

In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, traveling, cooking, practicing yoga and spending time with her young family.

“My care philosophy is to develop a personalized care plan for each patient. I believe that a disease should not control your life, and hope to empower my patients to take back control.” – Nikita Desai, MD

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