Aarti Sarwal, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Aarti Sarwal, M.D.

Assistant Professor,


Clinical Specialties

Neurocritical Care

Contact Information

New Patient Appointments: 336-716-WAKE
Returning Patient Appointments: 336-716-4101
Department: 336-716-4101

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Education & Training

  • M.B.,B.S., Patiala Government Medical College , 2001
  • Internship, Internal Medicine, U Missouri Hosp & Clinics, 2006
  • Residency, Neurology, U Missouri Hosp & Clinics, 2009
  • Fellowship, Critical Care Medicine, Cleveland Clinic, 2011

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology, Neurology, Psychiatry & Neurology - Neurology

NPI Number

  • 1043321011
Aarti Sarwal, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Aarti Sarwal, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Neurology
Office of Women in Medicine and Science

Research Interests

critical/intensive care medici, neurosciences/behavior

Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-4779 | Department: 336-716-4101

Recent Publications

Cartwright MS, Kwayisi G, Griffin LP, Sarwal A, Walker FO, Harris JM, Berry MJ, Chahal PS, Morris PE. Quantitative neuromuscular ultrasound in the intensive care unit. Muscle Nerve. 2013;47(2):255-259.

Sarwal A, Walker FO, Cartwright MS. Neuromuscular ultrasound for evaluation of the diaphragm. Muscle Nerve. 2013;47(3):319-329.

Newey CR, Sarwal A, Wu G. Radiological correlate of ocular flutter in a case with paraneoplastic encephalitis. J Neuroimaging. 2013;23(2):251-253.

Newey CR, Sarwal A, Wisco D, Alam S, Lederman RJ. Variability in diagnosing Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease using standard and proposed diagnostic criteria. J Neuroimaging. 2013;23(1):58-63.

Newey CR, Appleby BS, Shook S, Sarwal A. Patient with voltage-gated potassium-channel (VGKC) limbic encephalitis found to have Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD) at autopsy [letter]. J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci. 2013;25(3):E5-E7.

Sarwal A, Bringolf K, Cartwright M, Hsu FC, Berry M, Bowton D, Dhar S, Morris P. Early serial changes on diaphragm muscle ultrasound may predict duration of mechanical ventilation [abstract]. Crit Care Med. 2013;41(12 Suppl 1):A89-A90.

Liu A, Walker J, Cartwright M, Sarwal A. Visualisation of a redundant diaphragm in acute respiratory distress on bedside ultrasound [abstract]. Crit Care Med. 2013;41(12 Suppl 1):A301.

Bergene J, Walker J, Tatter S, Sarwal A. Cerebral vasospasm post craniopharyngioma surgery with diabetes insipidus: challenges of management [abstract]. Crit Care Med. 2013;41(12 Suppl 1):A330.

Dhar S, Sarwal A, Files DC, Berry M, Hauser J, Campbell P, Thompson C, Morris P. Muscle ultrasound and short physical performance battery (SPPB) to predict ICU functional outcomes [abstract]. Crit Care Med. 2013;41(12 Suppl 1):A89.

Parry S, Sarwal A, Cartwright M, Morris P Denehy L. Reliability of quantitative muscle ultrasound analysis in the critically ill population [abstract]. Crit Care Med. 2013;41(12 Suppl 1):A108.

All Publications

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Assistant Professor, Neurology

Clinical Specialties

Neurocritical Care

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