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Dr. Nishant Nagpal

Dr. Nishant Nagpal
Gastroenterology and Hepatobiliary Sciences


Dr Nishant Nagpal is a Senior Consultant, Gastroenterology & Hepatology at Fortis Escorts, Okhla, New Delhi. He did his MBBS and MD (Medicine) from Manipal University and served as a teaching faculty in Department of Medicine at Kasturba Medical College, Manipal. He did his specialization in Gastroenterology from Army Hospital Research and Referral, New Delhi.
He is a leading Endoscopist who has been practicing in premier hospitals in South Delhi since last 6 years. He has a special interest in advanced endoscopic techniques besides liver diseases, Liver Transplant and Inflammatory bowel disease (Ulcerative Colitis / Crohn’s Disease). He is well versed in all endoscopic techniques and has experience of doing > 20,000 procedures (Diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopic procedures)
including :

  • Upper GI Endoscopy – Diagnostic.
  • Therapeutic UGI Endoscopy – Endoscopic Variceal band Ligation / Fundal variceal Glue Injection, Hemoclip Application
  • Esophageal / Pyloric Metallic Stenting
  • Lower GI Endoscopy – Diagnostic
  • Therapeutic Lower GI Endoscopy – Hemorrhoidal Injection , Metallic Stenting , Hemoclip Application
  • Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection / Submucosal Resection
  • Endoscopic Ultrasound (EUS) – Diagnostic / Therapeutic (FNAC) / Drainage of Abscess / pancreatic necrosis
  • Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangio-pancreaticography (ERCP) – Diagnostic / Therapeutic (Stone Extraction / Stricture Dilatation) , Biliary Stenting (plastic / metallic) , Pancreatic ERCP + Stenting


  • TYSA 2014, Young Scholar Award for Gastroenterology:National : 2nd Place
  • TYSA 2014, Young Scholar Award for Gastroenterology: 2nd Place : North Zone (AIIMS, PGIMER, SKIMS,AMU, SGPGI, SMS, CMC, SRGH)


Army Hospital Research & Referral: DNB Gastroenterology Superspeciality NewDelhi, India Branch : Gastroenterology (6/03/11 – 5/3/14)

Kasturba Medical College: M.B.B.S (March, 2004) Mangalore, Karnataka

Kasturba Medical College: Doctor of Medicine (MD) (May, 2008) Manipal, Karnataka Branch:Internal Medicine

Professional Affiliations


  • Diagnostic / Therapeutic Gastroduodenoscopy
  • Diagnostic / Therapeutic Enteroscopy
  • Diagnostic / Therapeutic Colonoscopy
  • Diagnostic / Therapeutic Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangio-pancreaticography (ERCP)
  • Management of Liver Transplant Patients and experience of follow-up
  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Manometry : Esophageal / Rectal
  • pH Metry
  • Liver biopsy
  • USG Guided Liver Abscess drainage / PCD insertion


  • Thoraco-centasis
  • Pleurocentasis
  • Lumbar Puncture
  • Bone Marrow biopsy
  • Ventilatory management and Intensive care

Endoscopic Procedures :

  • Narrow Band Imaging
  • Esophageal Cervical / Covered / Anti-Reflux Self Expanding Metal Stent (SEMS) Placement
  • Achlasia Balloon Dilatation
  • Esophageal Stricture CRE Dilatation
  • Savary Gillard Dilatation
  • Esophageal Variceal banding
  • Esophageal Sclerotherapy
  • Endoscopic Biopsies
  • Gastric Variceal Glue Injection
  • Endoscopic hemoclip placement
  • Gastric Balloon placement for Obesity
  • Pyloric Stricture Dilatation
  • Gastroduodenal stenting SEMS
  • Polypectomy
  • Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
  • Naso-jejunal Tube placement (NJFT)
  • Enteral Stenting
  • Colonoscopy polypectomy
  • Argon Plasma Photocoagulation (APC)
  • Formalin Therapy for Radiation colitis
  • Colonic stenting SEMS
  • ERCP with biliary / pancreatic calculus extraction
  • ERCP with biliary plastic / SEMS placement


Educational Exhibit:

“Low-Tech” Barium Imaging to “High-Tech” Virtual CT Imaging: Understanding the Relevance of Imaging Tools for Gastric Imaging from a Gastroenterologist’s Perspective, 99th RSNA, 2013, Chicago, USA

Paper Presented:

“A Clinical Appraisal of Bacteremia In Teaching Hospital” – First National Conference IDSI, Mumbai 2007

Poster Presented:

“An Analysis of Bacteremia and Antimicrobial Sensitivity Patterns In the Setting of a Tertiary Care South Indian Hospital” - 13th ICID, Malaysia 2008

Paper Publication:

Co-author in:

  • Pantoprazole induced generalized edema: Case report - Calicut Medical Journal 2009; 7(4):e4
  • Toxin induced neuropathy presenting as acute inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy: A case report - Calicut Medical Journal 2010; 8(1):e8


Methodologies and Management of Modern Medicines (Q.I.P, Manipal, 2009)
TYSA Allumuni Meet 2017 , Mumbai
Multiple CME : Ask The Masters

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