Dr. Sanjeeb Shrestha
Board Certified Gastroenterologist
Why did you choose to specialize in Gastroenterology?
Working as an Internist in Cincinnati I took care of two patients with advanced colon cancer. I realized then the importance of colorectal cancer screening in saving lives. I subsequently decided to pursue a career in Gastroenterology.
Do you have a specialty of interest within GI?
Colorectal Cancer Screening, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, GERD and Barrettes Esophagus.
Where did you study?
Undergrad: Aitchison College
Medical School: Dow Medical Clinic
Residency: Case Western Reserve University
Fellowship: University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) Galveston, Texas
What certifications do you hold?
Board Certified in Gastroenterology
What do you and your family enjoy doing in your spare time?
We love music, art, visiting museum, and travelling.
Do you have any special honors or recognitions in your medical career that you would like to share?
Past President of Parker County Medical Society
Past Chief of Staff Medical City, Weatherford
Physician of the year, 2010 Weatherford
Do you fluently speak any other languages in addition to English?
Nepali, Urdu, Hindi, and Newari
Please list your professional affiliations.
American College of Gastroenterology
Texas Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
Texas Medical Association
Parker County Medical Society