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Dr. Desai takes care of patients with variety of cancers and blood disorders. He is also involved in conducting clinical research. He previously served as an Assistant Professor at The University of Chicago where he was involved in teaching and conducting translational research. He has published numerous articles in field of medical oncology. During his free time, Dr. Desai enjoys spending time with his boys. They are avid Chicago Bulls and White Sox fans.


Medical School

University of Illinois



Rush-Presbyterian- St.Luke’s Medical Center, Chicago, IL



Hematology and Oncology University of Chicago Hospitals, Clinical Pharmacology, University of Chicago


Hospital Affiliations

Sherman Hospital, Elgin
Presence St. Joseph Hospital,Elgin
Northwestern Medicine McHenry Hospital
Northwestern Medicine Woodstock Hospital
St. Alexius Medical Center,Hoffman Estates



Contact Info:

1710 N. Randall Rd., Suite 300
Elgin, IL 60123

Main Phone:
(847) 931-0909



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Apurva A. Desai, M.D. - America's Top 50 Doctors - Oncologist - Illinois

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