Dr. Harishwar H Agarwal M.D.
Gastroenterologist | Gastroenterology1337 Centre Ct Alexandria LA, 71301
Dr. Harishwar Agarwal is a gastroenterologist practicing in Alexandria, LA. Dr. Agarwal specializes in the digestive system and its diseases that affect the gastrointestinal tract, which include organs from the mouth to the anus as well as liver disorders. Gastroenterology includes conditions such as hepatitis, peptic ulcer disease, colitis, nutritional problems and irritable bowel syndrome. Dr. Agarwal performs colonoscopy and endoscopy procedures and provides accurate and thorough care for patients suffering from digestive issues.
Education and Training
Maulana Azad Med Coll- Univ Of Delhi- New Delhi- Delhi- India 1968
Butler University in Indianapolis 1968
Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineABIM- Gastroenterology
- Acid Reflux
- Type 2 Diabetes
- Colon Polyps
- Stomach Flu
- Maryland Gen Hosp, Gastroenterology; Johns Hopkins Hosp, Internal Medicine; Umdnj-Univ Hosp, Internal Medicine; Vet Affairs Med Ctr, Internal Medicine
- UMDNJ 1973
- SCS/MSUCOM/WMU Homer Stryker MD School of Med Program
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- Balancing Mental Health and Inflammatory Bowel Disease
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- 7 Ways to Reduce Stress if You Have IBS
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- Immunosuppressive Drugs for Crohn's Disease
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- How This Boy with Crohn's Disease Helps Other Sick Children
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- Non-Alcoholic Beer for People with Crohn’s Disease
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- Various Medical Conditions That Can be Treated by Protonix
Protonix usually works effectively to relieve symptoms such as acidity, swallowing trouble, and continuous cough. It helps reduce the acid build-up in the stomach and esophagus and helps prevent ulcers. In certain cases, you can also treat stomach and intestinal ulcers with the use of Protonix....