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  • I am a board certified gastroenterologist. Completed my training: Internal medicine(3 years), and gastroenterology/hepatology Fellowship (3 years) from SUNY (State University of New York) at Buffalo, New York 1993. Currently my practice limited to gastroenterology and hepatology with a 20 GI group doctors in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. In addition, I teach gastroenterology/hepatology at LSU Medical Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana for several years. My area of interest include inflammatory bowel disease, colorectal cancer screening, peptic ulcer disease, irritable bowel syndrome, gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), chronic hepatitis B and C,fatty liver disease and various other liver diseases since 1990. I have performed numerous colonoscopy, upper GI endoscopy, ERCP (endoscopic retrograde pancreatogram), both diagnostic and therapeutic ERCP, liver biopsies, esophageal and anorectal high-resolution manometry(HRM), PEG tube placements, diagnostic and therapeutic paracentesis, and FibroScan (Liver Elastography).

Education & Training

  • University at Buffalo
    University at BuffaloFellowship, Gastroenterology, 1990 - 1993
  • SUNY at Buffalo Graduate Medical-Dental Education Consortium (Millard Fillmore)
    SUNY at Buffalo Graduate Medical-Dental Education Consortium (Millard Fillmore)Residency, Internal Medicine, 1987 - 1990
  • Roswell Park Memorial Institute
    Roswell Park Memorial InstituteResearch Fellowship, Medical Oncology, 1986 - 1987
  • SCB Medical College Cuttak
    SCB Medical College CuttakClass of 1983, MBBS
  • Utkal University
    Utkal UniversityB.S., Biology, Honors, 1974 - 1978

Certifications & Licensure

  • LA State Medical License
    LA State Medical License 1994 - 2024
  • LA State Medical License
    LA State Medical License 2019 - 2024
  • National Board of Physicians and Surgeons Gastroenterology
  • National Board of Physicians and Surgeons Internal Medicine

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Commendation for Teaching Excellence State University of New York, Buffalo, NY, 1990

Professional Memberships

Other Languages

  • Hindi, Bengali

Hospital Affiliations