Dr. Desmond is a Salt Lake County native who earned his bachelor's degree from the University of Utah, and later, his medical degree from Touro University Nevada College of Osteopathic Medicine in Henderson, Nevada. He completed four additional years of training and served as the chief dermatology resident at Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center in Salem, Oregon.

He enjoys the all aspects of medical, surgical, pediatric, and cosmetic dermatology. He treats acute and chronic conditions, performs office-based procedures, and believes strongly that patients should feel comfortable in their own skin.

In his spare time, he enjoys playing the drums, piano, and guitar and spending time with his wife and three kids.