EXPERIENCE
Education
 
Fellowship      
Michigan International Foot and Ankle Center- Pontiac, MI 2008-09                                   
  • Director Arthur Manoli II MD
  • Accredited AO Fellowship
  • Foot and Ankle Consultant to Detroit Pistons, Detroit Red Wings, Michigan State University 
Residency 
Orthopaedic Surgery- St.James Hospital 2004-08 
  • Trauma- Christ Hospital (Level I Trauma Center)               
  • St.James Hospital (Level I Trauma Center)
  • Hand-Northwestern Memorial Hospital
  • Joint Reconstruction- University of Chicago Bone and Joint Replacement Center
  • Pediatrics- Shriners Hospital Chicago
  • Sports Medicine/ General Orthopaedics- Ingalls Hospital, Little Company of Mary, St.James Hospital
  • Foot and Ankle- Christ Hospital, Ingalls Hospital    
  • Spine- Little Company of Mary, Christ Hospital, St.James Hospital, Ingalls Hospital, Shriners Hospital Chicago
           
 
Internship 
Millcreek Hospital Erie, PA- Rotating surgical internship, 2003-04
 
D.O.                University of North Texas Health Science Center, Ft.Worth, TX 2003
 
B.A.                The University of Texas, Austin 1999
                        Sociology
                       
Honors/Awards
 
Team Orthopaedic Physician Dallas Sidekicks Professional Indoor Soccer Team

Medical Director/Founder Baylor Plano Foot and Ankle Program
This program was created to provide excellence in foot and ankle care to the north Texas community
           
AO North America Foot and Ankle Faculty
AONA is an international organization which serves to  improve the care of patients with musculoskeletal injuries
and their sequela, through dedication to research in the principles, practice and results of treatment       
 
Orthopaedic Consultant World Olympic Gymnastic Academy
 
Cirque Du Soleil Orthopaedic Consultant
 
Foot and Ankle Consultant Texas Legends Professional Basketball Team
 
Foot and Ankle Consultant Allen Americans Professional Hockey Team
 
Orthopaedic Physician World Olympic Gymnastic Academy Classic 2013
 
Patients' Choice Award 2012-selected as one of Texas' favorite physicians
 
Recognized by The International Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons as a Leading Physicians of the World and Top Orthopaedic Surgeon in Texas 2012
 
Patients’ Choice Award 2011-selected as one of Texas' favorite physicians

Compassionate Doctor Recognition 2011
 
American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society Post-Graduate and Education Committee
 
Lead Orthopaedic Surgeon Baylor Sports Care Plano 2010-2011
 
Dallas Cup Soccer Tournament Orthopaedic Physician 2011
 
Member The International Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons
 
Member American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society

Member Texas Orthopaedic Medical Association
 
Candidate member American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
 
Candidate member American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons
 
Ironman 70.3 Austin Triathlon Finisher 2010
 
Old College Triathlon Finisher Summer 2010
 
Monster Triathlon Finisher Summer 2009
 
Chicago Accenture Triathlon Finisher  Summer 2008
 
Firecracker Triathlon Finisher Summer 2008
 
Chief Orthopaedic Surgery Resident St.James Hospital and
Health Science Center 2007-2008
           
Chicago Accenture Triathlon Finisher Summer 2007
 
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons resident liaison 2006-2008  
 
Medical Student Ambassador North Texas Health Sciences Center 2000-01 
                       
Third ranked powerlifter in America 1998-00         
 
United States Powerlifting Association All-American at The University of
Texas 1998-00
 
Held all Texas State powerlifting records 1998-99
                       
Texas State powerlifting champion 1998-99
 
Publications and Presentations

-Orthobiologics in Bone Healing: AO North America Foot and Ankle Course Scottsdale September 2013.
 

-Fifth Metatarsal Fractures: AO North America Foot and Ankle Course Scottsdale September 2013.
 

-Hallux Valgus: Dealing with Metatarsus Adductus: AO North America Foot and Ankle Course Scottsdale September 2013.
 

-AO North America Foot and Ankle Course Faculty Scottsdale September 2013.
 

-Baylor Plano Sports Medicine Symposium: Ligamentous Injuries of the Ankle and Associated Conditions July 2013.
 

-Scrubbing In: 3 Ways to Rid Yourself of Aching Arches in Your Feet June 2013.
 

-Scrubbing In: Health Benefits of Yoga June 2013.
 

-Workers' Compensation Injuries to the Foot and Ankle : AIG Dallas June 2013.
 

-Workers' Compensation Injuries to the Foot and Ankle :Webinar CEU Institute May 2013.
 

-American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society Patient Education: FootCareMD: Ankle Arthroscopy.
 

-American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society Resident Education Series: Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction.
 

-American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society Resident Education Series: Foot and Ankle Imaging.
 

-Common Foot and Ankle Problems: Lecture Phizer August 2012.
 

-Book Chapter: Randolph Grierson, Sarang Desai, Arthur Manoli II. “General Surgical

Considerations”. Foot and Ankle Surgery. Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishing, 2012.
 

-Posterior Tibial Tendon Insufficiency: Recognition/Evaluation and Conservative

Treatment: AO North America Advanced Foot and Ankle Course Miami Sept 2011.
 

-Base of Fifth Metatarsal Fractures: AO North America Advanced Foot and Ankle Course Miami Sept 2011.
 

-Surgical Reconstruction and End-Stage Degenerative Joint Disease and Ipsilateral

Stage II Posterior Tibial Tendon Insufficiency. AO North America Advanced Foot and

Ankle Course Miami Sept 2011.
 

-Faculty Instructor AO North America Advanced Foot and Ankle Course Miami Sept 2011.
 

-Guest Lecturer World Olympic Gymnastic Academy: Foot and Ankle Gymnastic Injuries.
 

-Stepping Forward After Stroke. Baylor Health. July 2011.
 

Treating and Preventing Gymnastics Injuries. Vype Magazine April 2011.
 

-Training for Short-Distance Races. Interview Baylor Health Care System.
 

-Is Your Child Ready for Sports? Interview Baylor Health Care System.
 

-Ready, Set, Go! Seven Steps to Top Training: Baylor Health. March 2011.
 

-How can I Safely Train for a Marathon? Women’s Health Quarterly. Spring 2011.


-CBS DFW Live Television Interview: How to Avoid Concussions While Playing Sports November 2010.


-CBS DFW Live Television Interview: Training to Avoid Athletic Injuries: November 2010


-Guest Lecturer Baylor Regional Medical Center: The Diabetic Foot November 2010.
 

-Desai SN: Fall Race Training Tips: Forbes.com. November 4, 2010.
 

-Desai SN: Training Includes Resting When Preparing for Big Running Race: Hourgreen.com. November 2010.
 

-Guest Lecturer Baylor Regional Medical Center Plano: Anatomy of High Heels.
 

-Desai SN: Fall Race Training Tips: CNBC.com. November 4, 2010.
 

-Desai SN: Fall Race Training Tips: Fort Worth Star Telegram. November 4, 2010.
 

-Desai SN: Fall Race Training Tips: EarthTimes. November 4, 2010.
 

-Desai SN: Fall Race Training Tips: Health.gnom.es. November 4, 2010.
 

-Desai SN: Fall Race Training Tips: News Blaze. November 4, 2010.
 

-Desai SN: Fall Race Training Tips: PR Newswire. November 4, 2010.
 

-Desai SN: Fall Race Training Tips: HealthNewsDigest.com. November 4, 2010.
 

-Desai SN: Fall Race Training Tips: The Sacramento Bee. November 11, 2010.
 

-Guest Lecturer The Waterford at Plano: Bone Health and Osteoporosis. 2010.
 

-Guest Lecturer Baylor Regional Medical Center: Sports Injury Prevention.
 

-Desai SN, Grierson R, Manoli A: Surgical Reconstruction of End-Stage Ankle Arthritis

and Concominant Stage II Posterior Tibial Tendon Insufficient Flat Foot. Journal of

Surgical Orthopaedic Advances 2011.
 

-Desai SN: A Technique for Obtaining Bicortical Structural Autograft from Medializing

Calcaneal Osteotomy for Use in Concomitant Planovalgus Correction Procedures. Foot

and Ankle International June 2011.
 

-Guest Lecturer Dallas Diagnostic Associates: The Diabetic Foot. September 2010.
 

-Desai SN: Is Your Child Ready for Sports. North Texas Kids E-Newsletter August 2010.
 

-Guest Lecturer Baylor Regional Medical Center: The Diabetic Foot August 2010.
 

-Desai SN: Heat and Hydration Safety Tips. Vype Magazine June 2010.
 

-Desai SN, Grierson J, Manoli A: The Cavus Foot in Athletes: Fundamentals of Diagnosis

and Treatment. Operative Techniques in Sports Medicine March 2010.
 

-Guest Lecturer Southwestern Medical Center: The Cavus Foot 2009.
 

-Faculty Lecturer Southwestern Medical School Foot and Ankle Course. October 2009.
 

-Posterior Tibial Tendon Insufficiency: Southwestern Foot and Ankle Course October 2009.
 

-Desai SN, Grierson J, Manoli II A: Surgical Treatment of Concomitant End Stage Ankle

Arthritis and Ipsilateral Stage II Posterior Tibial Tendon Insufficiency. Presentation at

Michigan Orthopaedic Society Annual Meeting 2009.
 

-Desai SN, Grierson J, Manoli II A: Surgical Treatment of Concomitant End Stage Ankle

Arthritis and Ipsilateral Stage II Posterior Tibial Tendon Insufficiency. Poster Presentation

AOFAS Summer Meeting 2009.
 

-Grierson J, Desai SN, Manoli II A: Acquired Tarsal Coalition Following Severe Hindfoot

Trauma . Presentation at Michigan Orthopaedic Society Annual Meeting 2009.
 

-Grierson J, Desai SN, Manoli II A: Acquired Tarsal Coalition Following Severe Hindfoot

Trauma. Poster Presentation AOFAS Summer Meeting 2009.
 

-AO North America Faculty: Principles Course of Fracture Management for Operating

Room Personnel May 2009.
 

-Desai SN: Introduction to Orthopaedic Imaging. AO North America Principles Course of

Fracture Management for Operating Room Personnel May 2009.
 

-Collinge C, Coons D, Tornetta P, Aschenbrenner J: Standard multiplanar fluoroscopy

versus a fluoroscopically based navigation system for the percutaneous insertion of

iliosacral screws: a cadaver model. J Orthop Trauma.2005 Apr;19(4):254-8. assisted with

this project.
 

-Collinge C, Coons D, Aschenbrenner J: Risks to the superior gluteal neurovascular bundle

during percutaneous iliosacral screw insertion: an anatomical cadaver study. J Orthop

Trauma. 2005 Feb;19(2):96-101. assisted with this project.
 

-Desai SN: Osteoid Osteomas: A Common Cause of Back Pain in Children,

Journal of the Pennsylvania Osteopathic Medical Association 47: 2003.
 

-Desai SN: Glenohumeral Dislocations:Diagnosis and Management.

Texas D.O.59:22-23, 2002.