Dr. Nitesh Vachhani
Board Certified Gastroenterologist
Why did you choose to specialize in Gastroenterology?
I enjoy working in a procedure oriented field that involves many organ systems. In addition, this is a rapidly developing field with new advances seemingly occurring daily.
Do you have a specialty of interest within GI?
Colon Cancer Screening, Liver Disease, and Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Where did you study?
Undergrad: Trinity University
Medical School: University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio
Residency: Baylor College of Medicine
Fellowship: University of New Mexico School of Medicine
What certifications do you hold?
Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology
What do you and your family enjoy doing in your spare time?
My family and I enjoy travelling and attending sports events.
Do you have any special honors or recognitions in your medical career that you would like to share?
Magna Cum Laude at Trinity University
Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society
Do you fluently speak any other languages in addition to English?
Spanish and Gujarati
Please list your professional affiliations.
American Gastroenterology Association
Fort Bend Medical Society