About Bijal Desai, MD
Dr. Desai comes to Inova Medical Group – Shirlington from our Old Town Alexandria location. She looks forward to serving both old and new patients in our new Shirlington office. Before moving to Northern Virginia, Dr. Desai was a private practice physician in Greenville, SC. She has a special interest in preventive medicine, health and nutrition, and smoking cessation.
A native of South Carolina, Dr. Desai decided to practice internal medicine because of her love of general medicine and her desire to help educate people about their medical conditions. Favorite parts of her job include meeting new people, creating a partnership with her patients for their healthcare, and helping people make a positive change in their lives. She enjoys tennis, music and traveling.