Research and Clinical Interests

Dr. Desai's main interests are in non neoplastic and neoplastic bone and soft tissue lesions.

Selected Publications

Leung AH, Rybak LD, Rose DJ, Desai P. Myositis ossificans within the intercondylar notch treated arthroscopically. Skeletal Radiol. 2010 Sep;39(9):927-30. Cited in Pubmed; PMID 20532499. doi: 10.1007/s00256-010-0928-y.

Chatha DS, Rybak L, Wittig J, Desai P. Orthopaedic, radiology, pathology conference: Ankle pain in a 31-year-old man. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2007 Dec;465:271-6. Cited in Pubmed; PMID 17353794.

Chatha DS, Rybak LD, Wittig JC, Desai P. Painful tibial lesion in a 16-year-old girl. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2007 Nov;464:247-52. Cited in Pubmed; PMID 17438476.

Chatha DS, Rybak LD, Wittig JC, Desai P. Orthopaedic-radiology-pathology conference: Elbow mass in a 9-year-old girl. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2007 Oct;463:237-43. Cited in Pubmed; PMID 17327808.

Tong G, Perle MA, Desai P, Kumar A, Waisman J. Parachordoma or chordomaperiphericum? Case report of a tumor of the thoracic wall. Diagnostic Cytopathology. 2003;29:18.

Chen AL, Desai P, Adler EM, Dicesare PE. Granulomatous inflammation after Hylan G-F 20 viscosupplementation of the knee. A report of six cases. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery (A). 2002;84A:1142.

Abdelwahab IF, Klein MJ, Kenan S, Hermann G, Abdul-Quader M, Desai P, Yang DC. Coexistence of primary bony tumors. Report of 4 cases of collision tumors. Canadian Assoc of Radiol Journal. 2002;53:296.

Chen AL, Rose DJ, Desai P. Arthroscopic diagnosis and management of ochronotic arthropathy of the knee. Arthroscopy. 2001;17:869.

Chiu, W, Amodio JD, Scharf, SC, Rivlin KA, Desai P, Breuer F. Iriidium 111-oxine labeled leukocyte uptake in Ki-1-positive anaplastic large cell lymphoma. Pediatric Radiology. 1999;29:631.

Della Valle CJ, Bogner E, Desai P, Lonner JH, Adler E, Zuckerman JD, Dicesare PE. Analysis of frozen section of intraoperative specimens obtained at at the time of reoperation after hip or knee resection athroplasty for the treatment of infection. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery (A). 1999;81:684.

Shankman S, Desai P, Beltran J. Subperiosteal osteoid osteoma: radiographic and pathologic manifestations. Skeletal Radiology. 1997;26:457.

Haims AM, Desai P, Present D, Beltran J. Epiphyseal extension of a unicameral bone cyst. Skeletal Radiology. 1997;26:51-4.

Lonner JH, Desai P, Dicesare PE, Steiner GC, Zuckerman JD. The reliability of analysis of intraoperative frozen section for identifying action infection during revision hip or knee arthroplasty. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery (A). 1996;78:1553.

Posner A, McMahon MS, Desai P. Plexiform schwannoma with macrodactyly. A Case Report. Journal of Hand Surgery. 1996;21(A):707-10.

Desai P, Perino G, Present D, Steiner GC. Sarcoma in association with bone infarcts. Report of Five Cases. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 1996;120:482-9.

Organizational Associations

United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology; American Society of Clinical Pathology; College of American Pathology; The New York Pathological Society; The Pathologists Club of New York; International Skeletal Society

Hospital Affiliations

HJD Hospital