Dr. Nikhil Banerjee was born in Los Angeles, California, and did his undergraduate work at the Arizona State University in Tempe, Arizona. He is a graduate of the University of Utah School of Medicine and is Board Certified in both Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology. He did his residency at Georgetown University Hospital in Washington DC and General Gastroenterology fellowship at Loyola University Medical Center in Chicago.
Dr. Banerjee is an active member of American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy and currently serves on the Education Products Committee.
Dr. Banerjee cares for adults with all gastrointestinal disorders with an emphasis on colon cancer screening, GastroEsophageal Reflux Disease (GERD), Barrett's esophagus, all liver diseases (including Hepatitis C and NAFLD), and the care and treatment of patients with inflammatory bowel disease including ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease. Dr. Banerjee spent an additional year of interventional training Medical University of South Carolina getting expertise in endoscopic ultrasound, endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR), Barretts Ablation, and endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP). His special interests include foregut tumors and pancreaticobiliary disorders (including pancreatic cyst diagnosis/management as well acute and chronic pancreatitis).
Dr. Banerjee has started a minimally invasive hemorrhoid banding practice within the office that requires no anesthesia and minimal downtime. This procedure reduced symptoms from internal hemorrhoids by over 90 percent and has a robust effect.
Dr. Banerjee is married and has two young children. His leisure time activities include trying out new restaurants, traveling, spending family time, biking and hiking.