Dr. Niharika Chandra is an accomplished Medical Gastroenterologist with seven years of specialized experience, complemented by a decade-long background in Internal Medicine. She aspires to apply her wealth of knowledge and skills to enhance patient care. Dr. Chandra expresses a keen interest in staying abreast of the latest endoscopic advances, particularly in EUS and ERCP.
Dr. Niharika holds a DNB in Gastroenterology from the prestigious Asian Institute of Gastroenterology, Hyderabad. She also earned a DNB in Internal Medicine from Fortis Hospitals, Bangalore. Her medical journey began with an MBBS degree from Basaveshwara Medical College & Hospital, Chitradurga, Karnataka.
As a Consultant Gastroenterologist in her previous position at Chinmaya Mission Hospital in Bangalore, Dr. Niharika has demonstrated her expertise in managing outpatient and inpatient cases. Her responsibilities had encompassed the comprehensive care of patients, including those with gastrointestinal emergencies such as bleeders and foreign body ingestions.
Dr. Niharika possesses a range of procedural skills, including diagnostic upper GI endoscopy, diagnostic colonoscopy, oesophageal and anorectal manometry, endoscopic variceal band ligation, haemoclip application for ulcer bleed, and various dilatation procedures.
Dr. Niharika Chandra’s exemplary experience, dedication to continuous learning, and commitment to patient well-being position her as a valuable asset in the field of medical gastroenterology.
- Crohn’s Colitis Foundation, India
- Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy of India
- Niharika Chandra, Prevalence of Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease in Newly Diagnosed Type II Diabetes Mellitus, International Journal of Scientific Research, Vol.7, Issue 5, May 2018, (77-79)
- MBBS – Basaveshwara Medical College & Hospital, Chitradurga
- DNB (Internal Medicine) – Fortis Hospital Ltd, Bangalore
- DNB (Gastroenterology) – Asian Institute of Gastroenterology, Hyderabad