Bio

Bio


Dr. Kaniksha Desai is a board-certified endocrinologist and clinical assistant professor of endocrinology at Stanford University. She completed her endocrinology fellowship at the Mayo Clinic, with an emphasis on the management of patients with thyroid cancer. Dr. Desai’s clinical practice focuses on the management of patients with thyroid diseases, including thyroid nodules and thyroid cancers, and the management of patients with pituitary disorders. She also maintains board certification in neck ultrasonography and internal medicine.

Clinical Focus


  • Endocrinology
  • Diabetes and Metabolism

Academic Appointments


Professional Education


  • Board Certification: Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, American Board of Internal Medicine (2015)
  • Fellowship:Mayo Clinic Endocrinology Fellowship (2015) FL
  • Board Certification: Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine (2013)
  • Residency:Virginia Commonwealth University Internal Medicine Residency (2013) VA
  • Medical Education:Wake Forest School of Medicine (2010) NC