Nita Ajit Desai, MD

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB/GYN)
  • Urogynecology
Nita Ajit Desai, MD
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Practicing Specialties

Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB/GYN)Urogynecology

Clinical Interests

Minimally Invasive Gynecologic SurgeryUrogynecology

Languages

  • English

Biography

"I believe the greatest impact I can have in medicine is advocating for women and their health needs. I love working with patients to find individualized solutions. It not only helps them as individuals, it’s the best way to positively impact their families.”

Dr. Desai is board certified in obstetrics and gynecology (OB/GYN) with a special designation in minimally invasive gynecological surgery. She focuses on endometriosis, chronic pelvic pain, uterine fibroids, menstrual disorders, ovarian cysts, painful intercourse, endometrial ablations, hysterectomies, robotic-assisted laparoscopies and trachelectomies.

The importance of “paying it forward” was instilled in her as a child. She chose OB/GYN as her area of practice to help fulfill that goal.

Dr. Desai is the director of the Division of Minimally Invasive Gynecological Surgery at Atrium Health. Her areas of clinical research include chronic pelvic pain, endometriosis and advances in surgical technique.

Dr. Desai received her medical degree at Ross University. She completed residency at Drexel University. She completed a fellowship at Creighton University.

In her free time, she enjoys hiking, reading and spending time with her family and pup. She is an avid traveler who hopes to set foot on every continent and visit as many UNESCO World Heritage sites as possible.

Credentials

Board Certifications

American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Education

Ross University School of Medicine

Residencies

Drexel University

Fellowships

St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center

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