Mihir Wagh, MD
Professor, Medicine-Gastroenterology

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Fellowships:
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital/Harvard Medical School Program, Gastroenterology
  • University of Chicago Program, Interventional Endoscopy - EUS
  • Indiana University School of Medicine Program, Interventional Endoscopy - ERCP
Department: Medicine-Gastroenterology

Professional Titles

  • Head, Endoscopic Surgery and Tissue Apposition

Research Interests

Dr. Wagh has written numerous scientific papers, reviews, editorials and book chapters. His recently published book “Gastrointestinal Interventional Endoscopy-Advanced Techniques” highlights newer cutting-edge endoscopic procedures in gastroenterology. He has been invited to perform interventional endoscopy at multiple national and international live endoscopy conferences and hands-on courses.

Publications

  • Qayed E, Sheth SG, Wagh MS. Response. Gastrointest Endosc. 2022 Jan;95(1):200. PubMed PMID: 34895618
  • Dacha S, Aihara H, Anand GS, Byrne KR, Chahal P, James T, Kowalski TE, Qayed E, Repaka A, Saadi M, Sheth SG, Taylor JR, Walsh CM, Williams RL, Wagh MS. Core curriculum for peroral endoscopic myotomy (POEM). Gastrointest Endosc. 2021 Jan 6. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 33422284
  • Wagh MS, Draganov PV. How to Approach a Patient with a Zenker's Diverticulum. Gastroenterology. 2021 Jan;160(1):10-14. PubMed PMID: 33220254
  • Jonica ER, Wagh MS. Length of esophageal myotomy during peroral endoscopic myotomy for achalasia: It’s okay to take the shortcut. Gastrointest Endosc 2020. In Press
  • Lee MH, Doran J, Bang TJ, Hohsfield R, Hountras P, Boddie G, Wagh MS, Badesch D, Bull TM. Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension and Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasms of the Pancreas: A Novel Association?. Chest. 2021 Dec;160(6):2260-2265. PubMed PMID: 34284002
  • Han S, Attwell AR, Tatman P, Edmundowicz SA, Hammad HT, Wagh MS, Wani S, Shah RJ. Adverse Events Associated With Therapeutic Endoscopic Retrograde Pancreatography. Pancreas. 2021 Mar 1;50(3):378-385. PubMed PMID: 33835969
  • Qayed E, Sheth SG, Aihara H, Anand GS, Byrne KR, Chahal P, Dacha S, James T, Kowalski TE, Repaka A, Saadi M, Taylor JR, Williams RL, Wagh MS. Advanced endoscopy fellowship training in the United States: recent trends in American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy advanced endoscopy fellowship match, trainee experience, and postfellowship employment. Gastrointest Endosc. 2021 Jun;93(6):1207-1214.e2. PubMed PMID: 33832739
  • Aihara H, Dacha S, Anand GS, Byrne KR, Chahal P, James T, Kowalski TE, Repaka A, Saadi M, Sheth SG, Taylor JR, Williams RL, Wagh MS. Core curriculum for endoscopic submucosal dissection (ESD). Gastrointest Endosc. 2021 Jun;93(6):1215-1221. PubMed PMID: 33820649
  • Walsh CM, Qayed E, Aihara H, Anand GS, Byrne K, Chahal P, Dacha S, James TW, Kowalski TE, Repaka A, Saadi M, Sheth SG, Taylor JR, Williams RL, Wagh MS. Core curriculum for ergonomics in endoscopy. Gastrointest Endosc. 2021 Jun;93(6):1222-1227. PubMed PMID: 33820648
  • Mittal C, Wagh MS. Reply to Dr. Mandavdhare. Endoscopy. 2021 Apr;53(4):456. PubMed PMID: 33780984
  • Swei E, Wagh MS. Endoscopic submucosal dissection in the pharynx: Let's start at the very beginning!. Gastrointest Endosc. 2021 Apr;93(4):828-830. PubMed PMID: 33741087
  • Jonica ER, Wagh MS. Length of esophageal myotomy during peroral endoscopic myotomy for achalasia: it's okay to take the shortcut. Gastrointest Endosc. 2021 Jun;93(6):1313-1315. PubMed PMID: 33691980
  • Swei E, Wagh MS. Preoperative predictors of poor response to peroral endoscopic myotomy: Have we found the crystal ball?. Gastrointest Endosc. 2021 Feb;93(2):406-408. PubMed PMID: 33478663
  • Dacha S, Aihara H, Anand GS, Byrne KR, Chahal P, James T, Kowalski TE, Qayed E, Repaka A, Saadi M, Sheth SG, Taylor JR, Walsh CM, Williams RL, Wagh MS. Core curriculum for peroral endoscopic myotomy (POEM). Gastrointest Endosc. 2021 Mar;93(3):539-543. PubMed PMID: 33422284
  • Wagh MS, Draganov PV. How to Approach a Patient with a Zenker's Diverticulum. Gastroenterology. 2021 Jan;160(1):10-14. PubMed PMID: 33220254
  • Walsh CM, Umar SB, Ghassemi S, Aihara H, Anand GS, Cassani L, Chahal P, Dacha S, Duloy A, Huang C, Kowalski TE, Kushnir V, Qayed E, Sheth SG, Simons-Linares CR, Taylor JR, Vela SAF, Williams RL, Wagh MS. Colonoscopy core curriculum. Gastrointest Endosc. 2021 Feb;93(2):297-304. PubMed PMID: 32854938
  • Aihara H, Kushnir V, Anand GS, Cassani L, Chahal P, Dacha S, Duloy A, Ghassemi S, Huang C, Kowalski TE, Qayed E, Sheth SG, Simons-Linares CR, Taylor JR, Umar SB, Vela SAF, Walsh CM, Williams RL, Wagh MS. Core curriculum for endoscopic ablative techniques. Gastrointest Endosc. 2021 Feb;93(2):305-308. PubMed PMID: 32854937
  • Aihara H, Kushnir V, Anand GS, Cassani L, Chahal P, Dacha S, Duloy A, Ghassemi S, Huang C, Kowalski TE, Qayed E, Sheth SG, Simons-Linares CR, Taylor JR, Umar SB, Vela SAF, Walsh CM, Williams RL, Wagh MS. Core curriculum for endoscopic mucosal resection. Gastrointest Endosc. 2021 Feb;93(2):293-296. PubMed PMID: 32843191
  • Mittal C, Diehl DL, Draganov PV, Jamil LH, Khalid A, Khara HS, Khullar V, Law R, Lo SK, Mathew A, Mirakhor E, Sedarat A, Sharma N, Sharzehi S, Tavakkoli A, Thaker A, Thosani N, Yang D, Zelt C, Wagh MS. Practice patterns, techniques, and outcomes of flexible endoscopic myotomy for Zenker's diverticulum: a retrospective multicenter study. Endoscopy. 2021 Apr;53(4):346-353. PubMed PMID: 32663877
  • Han S, Wagh MS, Wani S. The rare finding of a Dieulafoy's lesion at the major papilla. Endoscopy. 2021 Feb;53(2):E44-E45. PubMed PMID: 32503071
  • Han S, Tatman P, Mehrotra S, Wani S, Attwell AR, Edmundowicz SA, Brauer BC, Wagh MS, Hammad HT, Shah RJ. Combination of ERCP-Based Modalities Increases Diagnostic Yield for Biliary Strictures. Dig Dis Sci. 2021 Apr;66(4):1276-1284. PubMed PMID: 32430658
  • Mittal C, Wagh MS. Per-Oral Endoscopic Myotomy: Endoscopic Techniques In: Wagh M, Wani S. (eds) Gastrointestinal Interventional Endoscopy. Springer (2020):251-261
  • Brimhall B, Maydeo A, Wagh MS, Hammad H. Radiofrequency Ablation (RFA) and Anti-Reflux MucoSectomy (ARMS) for Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease. In: Wagh M, Wani S. (eds) Gastrointestinal Interventional Endoscopy. Springer, (2020):339-344.
  • Wagh M., Wani S. (eds) Gastrointestinal Interventional Endoscopy (2020) Springer. ISBN 978-3-030-21694-8
  • Han S, Wagh MS. Corkscrew Esophagus in Achalasia. N Engl J Med. 2020 Apr 30;382(18):e42. PubMed PMID: 32348647
  • Wagh MS. Large-diameter plastic biliary stents for unresectable distal malignant biliary strictures: Rehashing the same or rekindling more interest?. Endoscopy. 2020 Jun;52(6):433-434. PubMed PMID: 32460338
  • Cassani L, Aihara H, Anand GS, Chahal P, Dacha S, Duloy A, Ghassemi S, Huang C, Kowalski TE, Kushnir V, Qayed E, Sheth SG, Simons-Linares CR, Taylor JR, Umar SB, Vela SAF, Walsh CM, Williams RL, Wagh MS. Core curriculum for EUS. Gastrointest Endosc. 2020 Sep;92(3):469-473. PubMed PMID: 32713612
  • Qayed E, Anand GS, Aihara H, Cassani L, Chahal P, Dacha S, Duloy A, Ghassemi S, Huang C, Kowalski TE, Kushnir V, Sheth SG, Simons-Linares CR, Taylor JR, Umar SB, Vela SAF, Walsh CM, Williams RL, Wagh MS. Core curriculum for endoluminal stent placement. Gastrointest Endosc. 2020 Sep;92(3):463-468. PubMed PMID: 32711868
  • Mittal C, Diehl D, Draganov P, Jamil L, Khalid A, Khara H, Khullar V, Law R, Lo S, Mathew A, Mirakhor E, Sedarat A, Sharma N, Sharzehi S, Tavvakoli A, Thaker A, Thosani N, Yang D, Zelt C, Wagh MS. PRACTICE PATTERNS, TECHNIQUES, AND OUTCOMES OF FLEXIBLE ENDOSCOPIC MYOTOMY FOR ZENKER'S DIVERTICULUM: RETROSPECTIVE, MULTI-CENTER STUDY. Endoscopy. 2020 Jul 14. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 32663877
  • Aihara H, Kushnir V, Anand GS, Cassani L, Chahal P, Dacha S, Duloy A, Ghassemi S, Huang C, Kowalski TE, Qayed E, Sheth SG, Simons-Linares CR, Taylor JR, Umar SB, Vela SAF, Walsh CM, Williams RL, Wagh MS. Core curriculum for endoscopic ablative techniques. Gastrointest Endosc. 2020 Aug 24. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 32854937
  • Aihara H, Kushnir V, Anand GS, Cassani L, Chahal P, Dacha S, Duloy A, Ghassemi S, Huang C, Kowalski TE, Qayed E, Sheth SG, Simons-Linares CR, Taylor JR, Umar SB, Vela SAF, Walsh CM, Williams RL, Wagh MS. Core curriculum for endoscopic mucosal resection. Gastrointest Endosc. 2020 Aug 22. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 32843191
  • Kolb JM, Jonas D, Funari MP, Hammad H, Menard-Katcher P, Wagh MS. Efficacy and safety of peroral endoscopic myotomy after prior sleeve gastrectomy and gastric bypass surgery. World J Gastrointest Endosc. 2020 Dec 16;12(12):532-541. PubMed PMID: 33362906
  • Schlachterman A, Aziz A, Alajlan B, Han S, Machicado J, Wagh MS. Per-oral endoscopic myotomy (POEM) training and skills evaluation tool: a pilot study. Endosc Int Open. 2020 Dec;8(12):E1826-E1831. PubMed PMID: 33269316
  • Jonica ER, Wagh MS. Endoscopic treatment of symptomatic insulinoma with a new EUS-guided radiofrequency ablation device. VideoGIE. 2020 Oct;5(10):483-485. PubMed PMID: 33103004
  • Han S, Hammad HT, Wagh MS. High prevalence of musculoskeletal symptoms and injuries in third space endoscopists: an international multicenter survey. Endosc Int Open. 2020 Oct;8(10):E1481-E1486. PubMed PMID: 33043117
  • Walsh CM, Umar SB, Ghassemi S, Aihara H, Anand GS, Cassani L, Chahal P, Dacha S, Duloy A, Huang C, Kowalski TE, Kushnir V, Qayed E, Sheth SG, Simons-Linares CR, Taylor JR, Vela SAF, Williams RL, Wagh MS. Colonoscopy core curriculum. Gastrointest Endosc. 2020 Aug 24. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 32854938
  • Aihara H, Kushnir V, Anand GS, Cassani L, Chahal P, Dacha S, Duloy A, Ghassemi S, Huang C, Kowalski TE, Qayed E, Sheth SG, Simons-Linares CR, Taylor JR, Umar SB, Vela SAF, Walsh CM, Williams RL, Wagh MS. Core curriculum for endoscopic ablative techniques. Gastrointest Endosc. 2020 Aug 24. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 32854937
  • Aihara H, Kushnir V, Anand GS, Cassani L, Chahal P, Dacha S, Duloy A, Ghassemi S, Huang C, Kowalski TE, Qayed E, Sheth SG, Simons-Linares CR, Taylor JR, Umar SB, Vela SAF, Walsh CM, Williams RL, Wagh MS. Core curriculum for endoscopic mucosal resection. Gastrointest Endosc. 2020 Aug 22. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 32843191
  • Cassani L, Aihara H, Anand GS, Chahal P, Dacha S, Duloy A, Ghassemi S, Huang C, Kowalski TE, Kushnir V, Qayed E, Sheth SG, Simons-Linares CR, Taylor JR, Umar SB, Vela SAF, Walsh CM, Williams RL, Wagh MS. Core curriculum for EUS. Gastrointest Endosc. 2020 Sep;92(3):469-473. PubMed PMID: 32713612
  • Qayed E, Anand GS, Aihara H, Cassani L, Chahal P, Dacha S, Duloy A, Ghassemi S, Huang C, Kowalski TE, Kushnir V, Sheth SG, Simons-Linares CR, Taylor JR, Umar SB, Vela SAF, Walsh CM, Williams RL, Wagh MS. Core curriculum for endoluminal stent placement. Gastrointest Endosc. 2020 Sep;92(3):463-468. PubMed PMID: 32711868
  • Mittal C, Diehl DL, Draganov PV, Jamil LH, Khalid A, Khara HS, Khullar V, Law R, Lo SK, Mathew A, Mirakhor E, Sedarat A, Sharma N, Sharzehi S, Tavakkoli A, Thaker A, Thosani N, Yang D, Zelt C, Wagh MS. Practice patterns, techniques, and outcomes of flexible endoscopic myotomy for Zenker's diverticulum: a retrospective multicenter study. Endoscopy. 2020 Jul 14. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 32663877
  • Yang D, Wagh MS, Draganov PV. The status of training in new technologies in advanced endoscopy: from defining competence to credentialing and privileging. Gastrointest Endosc. 2020 Nov;92(5):1016-1025. PubMed PMID: 32504699
  • Han S, Wagh MS, Wani S. The rare finding of a Dieulafoy's lesion at the major papilla. Endoscopy. 2020 Jun 5. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 32503071
  • Wagh MS. Large-diameter plastic biliary stents for unresectable distal malignant biliary strictures: Rehashing the same or rekindling more interest?. Endoscopy. 2020 Jun;52(6):433-434. PubMed PMID: 32460338
  • Han S, Tatman P, Mehrotra S, Wani S, Attwell AR, Edmundowicz SA, Brauer BC, Wagh MS, Hammad HT, Shah RJ. Combination of ERCP-Based Modalities Increases Diagnostic Yield for Biliary Strictures. Dig Dis Sci. 2020 May 19. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 32430658
  • Han S, Wagh MS. Corkscrew Esophagus in Achalasia. N Engl J Med. 2020 Apr 30;382(18):e42. PubMed PMID: 32348647
  • Pannala R, Sharaiha RZ, Sullivan SA, Wagh MS, Cohen J, Thompson CC. Obesity core curriculum. Gastrointest Endosc. 2020 Jun;91(6):1221-1229. PubMed PMID: 31302093
  • Swei E, Wagh MS. Preoperative predictors of poor response to POEM: Have we found the crystal ball? Gastrointest Endosc 2020. In Press
  • Swei E, Wagh MS. Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection (ESD) in the Pharynx: Let's Start at the Very Beginning! Gastrointest Endosc 2020. In Press
  • Kolb JM, Wagh MS. How to ACE your endoscopy training: let competency speak volumes. Gastrointest Endosc. 2019 Oct;90(4):621-623. PubMed PMID: 31540630
  • Pannala R, Sharaiha RZ, Sullivan SA, Wagh MS, Cohen J, Thompson CC. Obesity core curriculum. Gastrointest Endosc. 2019 Jul 11. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 31302093
  • Yang J, Kaplan JH, Sethi A, Dawod E, Sharaiha RZ, Chiang A, Kowalski T, Nieto J, Law R, Hammad H, Wani S, Wagh MS, Yang D, Draganov PV, Messallam A, Cai Q, Kushnir V, Cosgrove N, Ahmed AM, Anderloni A, Adler DG, Kumta NA, Nagula S, Vleggaar FP, Irani S, Robles-Medranda C, El Chafic AH, Pawa R, Brewer O, Sanaei O, Dbouk M, Singh VK, Kumbhari V, Khashab MA. Safety and efficacy of the use of lumen-apposing metal stents in the management of postoperative fluid collections: a large, international, multicenter study. Endoscopy. 2019 Aug;51(8):715-721. PubMed PMID: 31174225
  • Han S, Shah RJ, Brauer BC, Edmundowicz SA, Hammad HT, Wagh MS, Wani S, Attwell AR. A Comparison of Endoscopic Retrograde Pancreatography With or Without Pancreatoscopy for Removal of Pancreatic Duct Stones. Pancreas. 2019 May Jun;48(5):690-697. PubMed PMID: 31091217
  • Machicado JD, Obuch JC, Goodman KA, Schefter TE, Frakes J, Hoffe S, Latifi K, Simon VC, Santangelo T, Ezekwe E, Edmundowicz SA, Brauer BC, Shah RJ, Hammad HT, Wagh MS, Attwell A, Han S, Klapman J, Wani S. Endoscopic Ultrasound Placement of Preloaded Fiducial Markers Shortens Procedure Time Compared to Back-Loaded Markers. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2019 Dec;17(13):2749-2758.e2. PubMed PMID: 31042578
  • Dua KS, DeWitt JM, Kessler WR, Diehl DL, Draganov PV, Wagh MS, Kahaleh M, Wong Kee Song LM, Khara HS, Khan AH, Aburajab MM, Ballard D, Forsmark CE, Edmundowicz SA, Brauer BC, Tyberg A, Buttar NS, Adler DG. A phase III, multicenter, prospective, single-blinded, noninferiority, randomized controlled trial on the performance of a novel esophageal stent with an antireflux valve (with video). Gastrointest Endosc. 2019 Jul;90(1):64-74.e3. PubMed PMID: 30684601
  • Mittal C, Obuch JC, Hammad H, Edmundowicz SA, Wani S, Shah RJ, Brauer BC, Attwell AR, Kaplan JB, Wagh MS. Technical feasibility, diagnostic yield, and safety of micro forceps biopsies during EUS evaluation of pancreatic cystic lesions (with video). Gastrointest Endosc. 2018 Jan 5. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29309781
  • Basar O, Yuksel O, Yang DJ, Samarasena J, Forcione D, DiMaio CJ, Wagh MS, Chang K, Casey B, Fernandez-Del Castillo C, Pitman MB, Brugge WR. Feasibility and safety of microforceps biopsy in the diagnosis of pancreatic cysts. Gastrointest Endosc. 2018 Jul;88(1):79-86. PubMed PMID: 29510146
  • Wagh MS. Continuing Medical Education Questions: July 2018. Am J Gastroenterol. 2018 Jul;113(7):940. PubMed PMID: 30030524
  • Brimhall B, Han S, Tatman PD, Clark TJ, Wani S, Brauer B, Edmundowicz S, Wagh MS, Attwell A, Hammad H, Shah RJ. Increased Incidence of Pseudoaneurysm Bleeding With Lumen-Apposing Metal Stents Compared to Double-Pigtail Plastic Stents in Patients With Peripancreatic Fluid Collections. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2018 Sep;16(9):1521-1528. PubMed PMID: 29474970
  • Wagh MS. Continuing Medical Education Questions: February 2018: Timed Barium Swallow: Diagnostic Role and Predictive Value in Untreated Achalasia, Esophagogastric Junction Outflow Obstruction and Non-Achalasia Dysphagia. Am J Gastroenterol. 2018 Feb;113(2):204. PubMed PMID: 29467533
  • Abbas AM, Strong AT, Diehl DL, Brauer BC, Lee IH, Burbridge R, Zivny J, Higa JT, Falcão M, El Hajj II, Tarnasky P, Enestvedt BK, Ende AR, Thaker AM, Pawa R, Jamidar P, Sampath K, de Moura EGH, Kwon RS, Suarez AL, Aburajab M, Wang AY, Shakhatreh MH, Kaul V, Kang L, Kowalski TE, Pannala R, Tokar J, Aadam AA, Tzimas D, Wagh MS, Draganov PV. Multicenter evaluation of the clinical utility of laparoscopy-assisted ERCP in patients with Roux-en-Y gastric bypass. Gastrointest Endosc. 2018 Apr;87(4):1031-1039. PubMed PMID: 29129525
  • Abbas AM, Strong AT, Diehl DL, Brauer BC, Lee IH, Burbridge R, Zivny J, Higa JT, Falcão M, El Hajj II, Tarnasky P, Enestvedt BK, Ende AR, Thaker AM, Pawa R, Jamidar P, Sampath K, Hourneaux de Moura EG, Kwon RS, Suarez AL, Aburajab M, Wang AY, Shakhatreh MH, Kaul V, Kang L, Kowalski TE, Pannala R, Tokar J, Aadam AA, Tzimas D, Wagh MS, Draganov PV, The LA-Ercp Research Group Jeffrey Ponsky MD, Greenwald BD, Uradomo LT, McGhan AA, Hakimian S, Ross A, Sherman S, Bick BL, Forsmark CE, Yang D, Gupte A, Chauhan S, Hughes SJ, Saks K, Bakis G, Templeton AW, Saunders M, Sedarat A, Evans JA, Muniraj T, Gardner TB, Ramos AC, Santo MA, Nett A, Coté GA, Elmunzer BJ, Dua KS, Nosler MJ, Strand DS, Yeaton P, Kothari S, Ullah A, Taunk P, Brady P, Pinkas H, Faulx AL, Shahid H, Holmes J, Pannu D, Komanduri S, Bucobo JC, Dhaliwal H, Rostom A, Acker BW. Multicenter evaluation of the clinical utility of laparoscopy-assisted ERCP in patients with Roux-en-Y gastric bypass. Gastrointest Endosc. 2017 Nov 9. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29129525
  • Mittal C, Wagh MS. Technical Advances in Per-Oral Endoscopic Myotomy (POEM). Am J Gastroenterol. 2017 Nov;112(11):1627-1631. PubMed PMID: 29016561
  • Obuch JC, Wagh MS. Endoscopic therapy for benign biliary strictures: evaluation of metal vs. plastic biliary stents. Hepatobiliary Surg Nutr. 2017 Aug;6(4):268-271. PubMed PMID: 28848751
  • Wagh MS, Draganov PV. Per-oral endoscopic tunneling for restoration of the esophagus: a novel endoscopic submucosal dissection technique for therapy of complete esophageal obstruction. Gastrointest Endosc. 2017 Apr;85(4):722-727. PubMed PMID: 27612924
  • Mittal C, Wagh MS. Training pathways and competency assessment in Per-Oral Endoscopic Myotomy (POEM). Techn Gastrointest Endosc. 2017;19(3):170-174.
  • Wagh MS, Draganov PV. Per-oral endoscopic tunneling for restoration of the esophagus: a novel endoscopic submucosal dissection technique for therapy of complete esophageal obstruction. Gastrointest Endosc. 2016 Sep 7. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 27612924
  • Majmudar K, Wagh MS. EUS-guided jejuno-jejunostomy with lumen-apposing metal stent for complete jejunal obstruction after gastric bypass. Gastrointest Endosc. 2016 Nov;84(5):853-854. PubMed PMID: 27307302
  • Perbtani YB, Summerlee RJ, Yang D, An Q, Suarez A, Williamson JB, Shrode CW, Gupte AR, Chauhan SS, Draganov PV, Forsmark CE, Chang M, Wagh MS. Impact of Endotracheal Intubation on Interventional Endoscopy Unit Efficiency Metrics at a Tertiary Academic Medical Center. Am J Gastroenterol. 2016 Jun;111(6):800-7. PubMed PMID: 27021194
  • Yang D, Summerlee R, Suarez AL, Perbtani Y, Williamson JB, Shrode CW, Gupte AR, Chauhan SS, Draganov PV, Forsmark CE, Wagh MS. Evaluation of interventional endoscopy unit efficiency metrics at a tertiary academic medical center. Endosc Int Open. 2016 Feb;4(2):E143-8. PubMed PMID: 26878040
  • Jorgensen J, Kubiliun N, Law JK, Al-Haddad MA, Bingener-Casey J, Christie JA, Davila RE, Kwon RS, Obstein KL, Qureshi WA, Sedlack RE, Wagh MS, Zanchetti D, Coyle WJ, Cohen J. Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP): core curriculum. Gastrointest Endosc. 2016 Feb;83(2):279-89. PubMed PMID: 26708081
  • Yang D, Amin S, Gonzalez S, Mullady D, Hasak S, Gaddam S, Edmundowicz SA, Gromski MA, DeWitt JM, El Zein M, Khashab MA, Wang AY, Gaspar JP, Uppal DS, Nagula S, Kapadia S, Buscaglia JM, Bucobo JC, Schlachterman A, Wagh MS, Draganov PV, Jung MK, Stevens T, Vargo JJ, Khara HS, Huseini M, Diehl DL, Keswani RN, Law R, Komanduri S, Yachimski PS, DaVee T, Prabhu A, Lapp RT, Kwon RS, Watson RR, Goodman AJ, Chhabra N, Wang WJ, Benias P, Carr-Locke DL, DiMaio CJ. Transpapillary drainage has no added benefit on treatment outcomes in patients undergoing EUS-guided transmural drainage of pancreatic pseudocysts: a large multicenter study. Gastrointest Endosc. 2015 Nov 6. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 26548849
  • Zori AG, Kirtane TS, Gupte AR, Chauhan SS, Draganov PV, Forsmark CE, Wagh MS. Utility of clinical suspicion and endoscopic re-examination for detection of esophagogastric perforation after pneumatic dilation for achalasia. Endoscopy. 2016 Feb;48(2):128-33. PubMed PMID: 26394248
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Professional Memberships

  • American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE) Training Committee, Chair
  • University of Colorado Hospital Credentials Committee, Member
  • American College of Gastroenterology Practice Parameters Committee, Member
  • American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE) Advanced Endoscopy Committee, Member
  • American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE) Research Committee, Member

Practice Locations

UCHealth University of Colorado Hospital (UCH)
12605 E. 16th Ave
Aurora, CO 80045
720-848-0000

UCHealth Digestive Health Center - Anschutz Medical Campus
1635 Aurora Ct
5th Floor
Aurora, CO 80045
720-848-2777

Hospital Affiliation
  • University of Colorado Hospital

Specialty Information

Specialties
  • Gastroenterology, Board Certification
Conditions & Treatments
  • Digestive System - Therapeutic Endoscopy
  • Digestive System
  • Digestive System - Surgical Endoscopy
  • Digestive System - Gastroesophageal Reflux
Clinical Interests
Dr. Wagh specializes in pancreatobiliary endoscopy (ERCP and EUS) and flexible endoscopic surgery: Per-Oral Endoscopic Myotomy (POEM) for achalasia and spastic esophageal motility disorders, G-POEM for gastroparesis, endoscopic myotomy for Zenker's diverticulum, endoscopic resection (EMR/ESD), endoscopic suturing, bariatric endoscopy and endoscopic therapy for acid reflux.

General Information

Fellowships:
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital/Harvard Medical School Program, Gastroenterology (0001)
  • University of Chicago Program, Interventional Endoscopy - EUS (0001)
  • Indiana University School of Medicine Program, Interventional Endoscopy - ERCP (0001)
Department: Medicine-Gastroenterology
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