Mauli B Desai, MD Email Mauli Desai
- ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Medicine, Clinical Immunology
- Allergy and Immunology
- Hospital Affiliation
- The Mount Sinai Hospital
- Mount Sinai Doctors Faculty Practice Associates 212-241-0764 212-241-0764
Mauli Desai, MD is Associate Professor of Medicine in the Division of Allergy and Clinical Immunology at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Her clinical practice encompasses the full spectrum of allergic and immunologic disorders in adults and children. These conditions include allergic rhinitis, sinusitis, asthma, eczema, urticaria, food allergy, drug allergy, immunodeficiency, and more.
Dr. Desai is a magna cum laude graduate of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, PA. She earned her medical degree from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York, NY, at which time she was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Honor Medical Society. Dr. Desai completed her residency training in Internal Medicine at New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University, followed by a year of pulmonary/critical care training at Columbia University. She went on to complete her fellowship training in Allergy and Immunology at Rutgers University, where she served as Chief Fellow. She is board certified in Internal Medicine and Allergy and Immunology.
Dr. Desai is active in many medical professional societies, including the American Academy of Allergy Asthma & Immunology and the American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology, and she holds several professional leadership positions. Notably, she is the past President of the New Jersey Allergy Society. Dr. Desai is actively involved in clinical research, is on the editorial board of the Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology and has published many articles and spoken extensively on the topic of severe asthma and its comorbidities.
Please read her latest article in Our Town on allergies and senior citizens.
- Allergic Asthma
- Allergic Contact Dermatitis
- Allergic Cough
- Allergic Rhinitis
- Allergy Injections
- Allergy Testing
- Contact Dermatitis
- Drug Allergy/Reactions
- Food Allergy
- Hay Fever
- Insect Allergy
- Nasal Polyp
- Pulmonary Function Tests
MD, Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Residency, Internal Medicine
Fellowship, Pulmonary & Critical Care
Fellowship, Allergy & Immunology
UMDNJ - New Jersey Med Sch
Chief Fellow, Allergy and Immunology
Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Honor Medical Society
Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society
Departmental Honors in English Literature, UPenn
Departmental Honors in Biological Basis of Behavior, UPenn
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Dr.Desai did not report having any of the following types of financial relationships with industry during 2021 and/or 2022: consulting, scientific advisory board, industry-sponsored lectures, service on Board of Directors, participation on industry-sponsored committees, equity ownership valued at greater than 5% of a publicly traded company or any value in a privately held company. Please note that this information may differ from information posted on corporate sites due to timing or classification differences.
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