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Amit K. Agarwal, M.D.

Dr. Amit K. Agarwal was born in Paris, Texas, grew up there, and attended Paris High School. He earned an undergraduate degree in Biology at Austin College, Sherman, Texas, and a medical degree at St. George’s University School of Medicine in Grenada, West Indies. He then completed his residency in General Surgery and a fellowship in Colon and Rectal Surgery at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) McGovern Medical School.

Dr. Agarwal treats patients of all ages. His clinical interests include minimally invasive and robotic surgery of the colon and rectum, cancer screening-colonoscopy, benign and malignant conditions of the colon, rectum and anus as well as pelvic floor disorders, inflammatory bowel disease, and treatment of incontinence. He is also involved in surgical education and clinical research.

Author of a number of peer reviewed journal articles and book chapters, Dr. Agarwal has presented scientific research regionally and nationally. He is a member of the American College of Surgeons, American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons, the Texas Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons, the Texas Medical Association, and the Harris County Medical Society.

He is married to Dr. Nima Patel-Agarwal, an Obstetrician and Gynecologist at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) McGovern Medical School. In his free time, he enjoys going to sporting events, running, skiing, deep sea fishing, and spending time with friends and family.


Primary Hospital Affiliations

Memorial Hermann Medical Plaza- Texas Medical Center
Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Medical Plaza I


Colon and Rectal Surgery Residency

The University of Texas McGovern Medical School at Houston, Colon and Rectal Surgery Fellowship Program, July 2015-July 2016


Residency

The University of Texas McGovern Medical School at Houston, General Surgery, June 2010-June 2015


Medical School

St. George's University School of Medicine, Grenada, West Indies, May 2010


Professional Organizations

American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
American College of Surgeons Fellow
Texas Medical Association
Harris County Medical Society
Texas Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
American Medical Association