Rishi Pawa, M.B.B.S.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

46 Ratings

Rishi Pawa, M.B.B.S.

Associate Professor,

Clinical Interests

Therapeutic Endoscopy

Contact Information

New Patient Appointments: 336-716-WAKE
Returning Patient Appointments: 336-713-7777
Department: 336-713-7777

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Education & Training

  • M.B.,B.S., Sawai Man Singh Medical College-India, 1997
  • Residency, Surgery, Sawai Man Singh Hospital, 2000
  • Residency, Medicine, Harlem Hosp Ctr, 2004
  • Residency, Medicine, U Illinois Hospital, 2005
  • Fellowship, Gastroenterology, Columbia University College Ph, 2008
  • Fellowship, Gastroenterology, Harvard Medical School, 2009

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology


  • Am Coll Of Gastroenterology
  • Am Coll Of Physicians
  • Am Gastroenterological Assn
  • Am Soc Of Gastrointestinal End

NPI Number

  • 1518137819
Rishi Pawa, M.B.B.S.

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

46 Ratings

Rishi Pawa, M.B.B.S.

Associate Professor, Gastroenterology

Research Interests


Contact Information

Academic: 336-713-7309 | Department: 336-713-7777

Recent Publications

Clark CJ, Fino NF, Clark N, Rosales A, Mishra G, Pawa R. Trends in the use of endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography for the management of chronic pancreatitis in the United States. J Clin Gastroentrol. 2016;50(5):417-422.

French JB, Coe AW, Pawa R. Endoscopic ultrasound-guided choledochoduodenostomy with a lumen-apposing, self-expandable fully covered metal stent for palliative biliary drainage. Clin J Gastroenterol. 2016;9(2):79-85.

French JB, Pawa R. Somatostatinoma of the ampulla: an incidental postoperative finding following colorectal cancer resection. ACG Case Rep J. 2016;3(2):109-111.

Jones JD, Cengia B, Conway J, Pawa R. Incidental diagnosis of MEN1 syndrome in a pediatric patient presenting with obstructive jaundice and abdominal pain. ACG Case Rep J. 2016;3(3):193-195.

French JB, Conway JD, Pawa R. Periampullary somatostatinoma: a case report [abstract]. Am J Gastroenterol. 2015;110(Suppl 1):S65.

Jones JD, Pawa R, Evans JA. Endoscopic repair of gastrogastric fistulas aft er Roux-en-Y gastric bypass [abstract]. Am J Gastroenterol. 2015;110(Suppl 1):S203-S204.

Jones JD, Conway JD, Cengia B, Johnson A, Suresh S, Pawa R. Incidental diagnosis of MEN1 syndrome by endoscopic ultrasound in a pediatric patient presenting with obstructive jaundice and abdominal pain [abstract]. Am J Gastroenterol. 2015;110(Suppl 1):S402.

Cengia BT, Jones JD, Lan L, Guo L, DeYoung B, Pawa R. Bile duct papillary adenoma degenerating into cholangiocarcinoma [abstract]. Am J Gastroenterol. 2015;110(Suppl 1):S86.

Clark CJ, Clark N, Ahmed S, Mishra G, Pawa R. Trends in the use of ERCP for the management of chronic pancreatitis: a population-based study using the nationwide inpatient sample [abstract]. Gastrointest Endosc. 2014;79(5 Suppl):AB377-378.

Momah N, Otesile A, Pawa R, Shedlofsky S. Sarcoidosis presenting as necrotizing sarcoid granulomatosis of the liver, sclerosing cholangitis, and gastric ulcer. ACG Case Rep J. 2014;1(3):164-166.

Oh S, Conway J, Evans J, Mishra G, Pawa R. Gastric schwannoma or gastrointestinal stromal tumor: is fine needle aspiration helpful? [abstract]. Am J Gastroenterol. 2014;109(Suppl 2):S583.

Oh S, Evans J, Conway J, Mishra G, Pawa R. Duodenal gastrointestinal stromal tumor masquerading as refractory bleeding peptic ulcer [abstract]. Am J Gastroenterol. 2014;109(Suppl 2):S462-S463.

Oh S, Marion B, Pawa R, Evans J, Mishra G, Conway J. Metastatic lesions to the pancreas diagnosed by endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration: a single tertiary care center experience [abstract]. Am J Gastroenterol. 2014;109(Suppl 2):S67.

Marion B, Benson PW, Pawa R. Primary pancreatic lymphoma diagnosed by endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration with flow cytometry [abstract]. Am J Gastroenterol. 2014;109(Suppl 2):S307.

Rejeski J, Kundu S, Evans J, Conway J, Hauser M, Pawa R, Mishra G. A proposed 'modified criteria' for EUS can accurately identify patients best suited for either endoscopic ampullectomy or surgical excision [abstract]. Am J Gastroenterol. 2014;109(Suppl 2):S61-S62.

Benson P, Evans J, Conway J, Mishra G, Pawa R. Single-operator peroral cholangioscopy (SpyGlass) for extraction of a cystic duct stone in the setting of Mirizzi's Syndrome post-remote cholecystectomy [abstract]. Am J Gastroenterol. 2013;108(Suppl 1):S247-S248.

Annis K, Spires S, Pawa R. Autoimmune esophagitis: an usual cause of dysphagia [abstract]. Am J Gastroenterol. 2013;108(Suppl 1):S195.

Brandenburg J, Pawa R, Roth J. Accessory spleen from traumatic implantation [abstract]. Am J Gastroenterol. 2013;108(Suppl 1):S224.

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Associate Professor, Gastroenterology

Clinical Interests

Therapeutic Endoscopy
Rishi Pawa, M.B.B.S.

Rishi Pawa, M.B.B.S.

Associate Professor, Gastroenterology

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

Rishi Pawa, M.B.B.S.46 Ratings


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*Dr. Pawa is very good. He takes time & really cares.


The care provider could not have been better. I look forward to seeing him.


Very good doctor. He is really concerned about his patients.




*Dr. Pawa does a wonderful job EXPLAINING THINGS and TAKES TIME WITH YOU. Very good job! Seems to be very concerned -


*Dr. Pawa is one of the best doctors - listens & takes time to explain issues - excellent bedside manner.


I will not go back to this office again.


Good 1st time experience.


I felt at ease when my time was up. Doctor very helpful and understanding of overall health.


*Dr. Pawa has been wonderful to me and my family from his 1st coming into my hospital room one of the most caring physicians I know!

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