Nirmala S. Desai, MD

Practice areas

  • Neonatology

Practice areas

  • Neonatology

Clinical interests

  • Medical Bioethics
  • Neonatal Nutrition
  • Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
  • Neonatology

Nirmala S. Desai, MD


My name is Nirmala Desai; I received my medical degree from Maharaja Sayayirao University, Baroda, India. I then completed a pediatric residency at Boston Children's Hospital before completing a fellowship at Boston Hospital for Women. I am board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics in General Pediatrics and Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine.

Faculty rank

Professor of Pediatrics


Maharaja Sayayirao University, Baroda, India

Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit
Boston Children's Hospital

Boston Hospital for Women

Certifications or Special training
American Board of Pediatrics
American Board of Pediatrics, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine 

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