Last edited 12/11/2023

Shrina Desai MD

VerifiedOffers Online TherapyIn-person Meetings
Acepting new clientsAccepts Insurance
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General Office Hours

In Eastern Time

Mondayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Tuesdayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Wednesdayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Thursdayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Fridayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM

What was your path to becoming a therapist? What inspired you to choose this profession?

Dr. Shrina Desai joined LifeStance Health in November 2018 and sees patients at the Midlothian office. She received her medical school education from the American University of the Caribbean and went on to complete her internship, residency, and fellowship training at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Virginia. She is board eligible in both Adult Psychiatry and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and is also a member of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP). Dr. Desai is interested in working with children, adolescents, and young adults, and believes in a patient centered approach that involves collaborating with the patient, physician, and other providers.




Medication Management

General Expertise




Eating disorders


Medication Management

In-Network Insurance



Cigna EAP


Elevance Health

Evernorth Health Services


Magellan Health


Adults (25-65)

Children (5-12)

Adolescents (13-17)


  • Virginia, Medical Doctor, 101258994


Virginia Commonwealth University

American University of the Caribbean School of Med

American University of the Caribbea

Virginia Commonwealth University

Online Therapy

Office at 15521 Midlothian Turnpike, Midlothian, VA

Frequently Asked Questions About Shrina Desai, MD

It’s not uncommon to have questions before starting therapy. Shrina Desai, MD, has answered a few of the questions they receive most often from new clients.

Is Shrina Desai accepting new clients?

Yes, Shrina Desai is accepting new clients for online therapy in Virginia and in-person appointments at 15521 Midlothian Turnpike, Suite 105, Midlothian, VA, 23113.

Does Shrina Desai accept insurance?

Yes, Shrina Desai accepts insurance, including Aetna, Anthem, Cigna EAP, ComPsych, Elevance Health, Evernorth Health Services, Humana, Magellan Health and MultiPlan.

Does Shrina Desai offer in-person appointments?

Yes, Shrina Desai offers in-person appointments at 15521 Midlothian Turnpike, Suite 105, Midlothian, VA, 23113.

Does Shrina Desai offer online therapy?

Yes, Shrina Desai offers online therapy via video sessions to people in Virginia.

How quickly can I see Shrina Desai?

Shrina Desai typically can speak with new clients within 48 hours. You can see their current general office hours and request an appointment on their profile page.

What languages does Shrina Desai speak?

Shrina Desai conducts therapy sessions in English.

Can I book an appointment with Shrina Desai online?

Yes, you can easily book an appointment with Shrina Desai online using Choosing Therapy’s directory.