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Shivangi T. Kothari, M.D.

Gastroenterology & Hepatology

Clinical Interests

Colon Cancer Screening; Colonoscopy; Double Balloon Enteroscopy; Endoscopic Mucosal Resection; Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography; Endoscopic Therapy for Barrett's Esophagus; Endoscopic Ultrasound; General Gastroenterology; GI Oncology; Pancreatic & Biliary; Upper Endoscopy; Video Capsule Endoscopy

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 275-4711

Fax: (585) 276-0101

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Professional Background

Dr. Shivangi T. Kothari is an Assistant Professor of Medicine and the Associate Director of Endoscopy. Dr. Kothari received her medical degree from Seth GS Medical College and KEM Hospital in Mumbai, India. She completed her Internal Medicine residency and Gastroenterology fellowship training from Seton Hall University's School of Health and Medical Sciences, and then later her Interventional Endoscopy training at Stanford University Hospital. Dr. Kothari has clinical expertise in interventional endoscopic ultrasound, advanced therapeutic ERCP, esophageal endotherapy for Barrett's esophagus, double balloon enteroscopy, and pancreatic-biliary disorders. Dr. Kothari's interest in academic medicine had led her to practice evidence-based medicine and conducting multiple research projects. Her research interests include development of EUS FNA techniques, endoscopic ablation and therapy of Barrett's esophagus, and evaluation of new devices and technology in the diagnosis and treatment of biliary and pancreatic diseases. Dr. Kothari is an active member of scientific GI societies and serves on several national gastroenterology committees and is a reviewer for various journals. She is passionate about patient care and is committed to providing the highest quality personalized care to each patient.



  • Gastroenterology - American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine


Higher Secondary School Certificate (Science) | Ramniwas Ruia Junior College

M.B.B.S (Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery) | Seth GS Medical College and KEM Hospital

Internal Medicine, ABIM certified (2007) | Seton Hall University School of Graduate Medical Education

Gastroenterology and Hepatology. ABIM certified (2010) | Seton Hall University School of Graduate Medical Education

Advanced Endoscopy - ERCP & EUS | Stanford School of Medicine

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

03/01/2011 - 06/30/2012
Fellowship in Endoscopy at Stanford University Medical Center

07/01/2007 - 06/30/2010
Fellowship in Gastroenterology at St Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center

07/01/2005 - 06/30/2007
Residency in Internal Medicine at Seton Hall University School of Graduate Medical E

07/01/2004 - 06/30/2005
Internship in Internal Medicine at Seton Hall University School of Graduate Medical E

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Represented the State of New Jersey, at the National ACP Meeting, San Diego as a 1st prize winner of the abstract

Won 1st prize for Oral Presentation at the State Level at ACP Meeting in New Jersey

Won 2nd prize at Seton Hall University Research Colloqium 2006 for presentation on Isolated Angioedema of the bowel due to C1

Won 2nd prize for poster presentation on Gastric Sarcoidosis at ACP

Won 3rd prize for a poster presentation at Seton Hall University Research Colloqium 2005

Distinction in Biochemistry in first year medical school

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