Darshan J Kothari, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Email address darshan.kothari@duke.edu

Education and Training

  • Fellowship in Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 2015 - 2017
  • Chief Medical Resident in Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 2014 - 2015
  • Internal Medicine Residency, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 2010 - 2013
  • M.D., Stony Brook University, Renaissance School of Medicine, 2010

Publications

Shah, Ishani, Rachel Bocchino, William Yakah, Awais Ahmed, Steven D. Freedman, Darshan J. Kothari, and Sunil G. Sheth. “Evaluating Outcomes and Misuse in Opioid-Dependent Chronic Pancreatitis Using a State-Mandated Monitoring System.” Dig Dis Sci, March 19, 2022. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10620-022-07459-y.

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35305166
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Kandasamy, Cinthana, Ishani Shah, William Yakah, Awais Ahmed, Supisara Tintara, Cristina Sorrento, Steven D. Freedman, Darshan J. Kothari, and Sunil G. Sheth. “The Impact of an Inpatient Pancreatitis Service and Educational Intervention Program on the Outcome of Acute Pancreatitis.” Am J Med 135, no. 3 (March 2022): 350-359.e2. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjmed.2021.09.021.

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Shah, Ishani, William Yakah, Awais Ahmed, Cinthana Kandasamy, Supisara Tintara, Cristina Sorrento, Steven D. Freedman, Darshan J. Kothari, and Sunil G. Sheth. “Extrapancreatic Complications in Hospitalized Patients With Mild Acute Pancreatitis Are Associated With Poorer Outcomes: Results From a Single-Center Study.” Pancreas 51, no. 2 (February 1, 2022): 177–82. https://doi.org/10.1097/MPA.0000000000001986.

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Sorrento, Cristina, Ishani Shah, William Yakah, Awais Ahmed, Supisara Tintara, Cinthana Kandasamy, Steven D. Freedman, Darshan J. Kothari, and Sunil G. Sheth. “Inpatient Alcohol Cessation Counseling Is Associated With a Lower 30-Day Hospital Readmission in Acute Alcoholic Pancreatitis.” J Clin Gastroenterol, January 10, 2022. https://doi.org/10.1097/MCG.0000000000001666.

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Nama, N., A. M. Hein, S. Au, J. Gloria, C. M. Richman, A. Parish, D. Niedzwiecki, A. M. Johnson, J. P. Spaete, and D. Kothari. “Same Admission Cholecystectomy for Patients Admitted With Acute Gallstone Pancreatitis: Testing a Hospital Based Quality Metric.” In Pancreas, 50:1085–1085, 2021.

Scholars@Duke

Shah, Ishani, Sunil G. Sheth, and Darshan J. Kothari. “Pain management in chronic pancreatitis incorporating safe opioid practices: Challenge accepted.” World J Gastroenterol 27, no. 23 (June 21, 2021): 3142–47. https://doi.org/10.3748/wjg.v27.i23.3142.

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Ahmed, Awais, Jason C. Fisher, Mark B. Pochapin, Steven D. Freedman, Darshan J. Kothari, Paresh C. Shah, and Sunil G. Sheth. “Hyperlipasemia in absence of acute pancreatitis is associated with elevated D-dimer and adverse outcomes in COVID 19 disease.” Pancreatology 21, no. 4 (June 2021): 698–703. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pan.2021.02.021.

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Ahmed, Awais, Darshan J. Kothari, Scott Wardlaw, Steven D. Freedman, and Sunil G. Sheth. “Reducing Hospitalization in Mild Acute Pancreatitis: Results of Long-term Follow-up.” J Clin Gastroenterol 55, no. 2 (February 1, 2021): 180–86. https://doi.org/10.1097/MCG.0000000000001354.

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