Dr. Arpita Desai is an oncologist who specializes in the treatment of patients with genitourinary cancers, in particular kidney and prostate cancers.
Desai is interested in developing novel imaging and therapeutic strategies in renal cell cancer with the goal of improving outcomes by personalizing therapy. The scope of her most recent work has been related to incorporating functional and molecular imaging to personalize treatment in GU malignancies.
Desai completed her residency in internal medicine at the State University of New York where she also served as chief resident of internal medicine. She completed a fellowship in medical oncology at the University of Chicago. She is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and American Association for Cancer Research (AACR).