Sanjay S. Desai, M.D.


Physician assistants / nurse practitioners

OrthoVirginia Offices

Dr. Sanjay Desai has over 25 years of experience in Richmond specializes in hand, wrist, and elbow treatment, including repairing broken bones, reattaching tendons, and treating arthritis. He served in the U.S. Army Medical Corps and has been recognized for his expertise locally and nationally. In his spare time he enjoys fly fishing and shooting sporting clays.

Sanjay Desai
Sanjay Desai

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Education & Training

  • Duke University Medical Center, Hand and Microvascular Surgery Fellowship, 1994
  • University of Massachusetts Medical Center, Residency, 1990
  • Washington Hospital Center, Internship, 1985
  • George Washington University, Medical Degree, 1984
  • Brown University, Bachelor of Science, 1980


  • Board Certified in Orthopedic Surgery
  • Certificate of Added Qualification in Hand Surgery