Rutgers University. He trained in internal medicine at the New York University Downtown Hospital and in internal medicine at UMDNJ – New Jersey Medical School in Newark, NJ. Dr. Desai has been practicing since 2002, the last eight (8) years at his Family Practice in East Islip, N.Y., as well as at his Farmingville Family Medicine. Dr. Desai’s practice specializes in primary care patients as well as urgent care and occupational medicine. Dr. Vikas Desai is board certified in internal medicine. Dr. Desai’s professional interests include preventative medicine, quality improvement, healthcare systems, and occupational medicine. Outside of his professional interests Dr. Desai is very family oriented and he enjoys spending his free time surrounded by his family and friends. He enjoys keeping active, mainly outdoors and traveling to new places.