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Priyanka Kanth, M.D., M.S.C.I

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Specialties

Languages

  • English
  • Hindi

Clinical Details

Phone Number Clinical Office Address
(801) 213-9797
Huntsman Cancer Institute
Endoscopy
2000 Circle of Hope
Salt Lake City, UT 84112
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(801) 213-9797
Redwood Health Center
Gastroenterology
1525 West 2100 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84119
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(801) 213-9797
University Hospital
Gastroenterology Endoscopy Center
50 N Medical Dr , Suite B050
Salt Lake City, UT 84132
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(801) 213-9797
University Hospital
Gastroenterology, Clinic 3
50 N Medical Dr
Salt Lake City, UT 84132
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Specialties

Bio

Dr. Priyanka Kanth received her Medical Degree from Kasturba Medical College in India. She obtained graduate training in Internal Medicine from St. Mary’s Hospital in the United Kingdom and the University of Connecticut in the United States. Dr. Kanth completed her fellowship in the specialty of Gastroenterology at the University of Utah, after which she joined the faculty as an Assistant Professor of Medicine.

Dr. Kanth specializes in the treatment, diagnosis, and continuing care of patients with esophageal disease, general gastrointestinal disorders, and Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD). Her research interests include the study of colon polyps, colon cancer, sessile serrated colon polyps, high-risk familial colon cancer, and dysplasia in inflammatory bowel disease. Dr. Kanth has received research and travel grants in support of her research work and has been published in peer-reviewed medical journals.

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Internal Medicine - Assistant Professor (Clinical)
UUHC Community Physician Group - UUHC Affiliated Physician
Academic Divisions Gastroenterology
Board Certification American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine (Sub: Gastroenterology)

Academic Profile

Research Interests

  • Colon Cancer
  • Colonic Polyps
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease/Crohn's/Ulcerative Colitis

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Internal Medicine - Assistant Professor (Clinical)
UUHC Community Physician Group - UUHC Affiliated Physician
Academic Divisions Gastroenterology
Board Certification American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine (Sub: Gastroenterology)

Academic Office Locations

Academic Office Phone Number Academic Office Address
(801) 581-7802 School of Medicine
Gastroenterology
30 N 1900 E
Salt Lake City, UT 84132

Education

Education History

Type School Degree
Graduate Training University of Utah
Clinical Investigation
M.S.C.I
Fellowship University of Utah Health Center
Gastroenterology
Fellow
Chief Resident University of Connecticut Health Center
Internal Medicine
Chief Medical Resident
Residency University of Connecticut Health Center
Internal Medicine
Resident
Residency St. Mary's Hospital, Isle of Wight Healthcare NHS Trust
General Medicine
Resident
Residency Royal Albert Edward Infirmary, Wigan and Leigh Trust
Colorectal and General Surgery
Resident
Research Fellow All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS)
Gastroenterology
Senior Research Fellow
Residency Primary Health Center
Senior House Officer
Internship Kasturba Medical College/Heavy Engineering Corporation Hospital
Intern
Professional Medical Kasturba Medical College, Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE) University
Medicine
M.D.

Publications

Selected Provider Publications

Journal Article

  1. Samadder NJ, Neklason DW, Boucher KM, Byrne KR, Kanth P, Samowitz W, Jones D, Tavtigian SV, Done MW, Berry T, Jasperson K, Pappas L, Smith L, Sample D, Davis R, Topham MK, Lynch P, Strait E, McKinnon W, Burt RW, Kuwada SK (2016). Effect of Sulindac and Erlotinib vs Placebo on Duodenal Neoplasia in Familial Adenomatous Polyposis: A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA, 315(12), 1266-75.
  2. Kanth P, Bronner MP, Boucher KM, Burt R, Neklason DW, Hagedorn CH, Delker DA (2016). Gene Signature in Sessile Serrated Polyps Identifies Colon Cancer Subtype.LID - canprevres.0363.2015 [pii]. (Epub ahead of print) Cancer Prev Res (Phila).
  3. Delker DA, McGettigan BM, Kanth P, Pop S, Neklason DW, Bronner MP, Burt RW, Hagedorn CH (2014). RNA sequencing of sessile serrated colon polyps identifies differentially expressed genes and immunohistochemical markers. PLoS One, 9(2), e88367.
  4. Jasperson KW, Kanth P, Kirchhoff AC, Huismann D, Gammon A, Kohlmann W, Burt RW, Samadder NJ (2013). Serrated polyposis: colonic phenotype, extracolonic features, and familial risk in a large cohort. Dis Colon Rectum, 56(11), 1211-6.
  5. Kanth P, Fang J (2012). Cerebral air embolism: a complication of a bleeding atrioesophageal fistula. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol, 10(3), A22.
  6. Kanth P, Go MF (2011). Squamous papilloma: an unusual esophageal entity. Endoscopy, 43 Suppl 2 UCTN, E405-6.
  7. Kanth P, Tendler B, Forouhar F (March/April, 2008). A case of thyroid storm with underlying thyroid carcinoma. Endocrinologist, 18(2), 62-84.

Global Impact

Global Impact

Education History

Type School Degree Country
Residency St. Mary's Hospital, Isle of Wight Healthcare NHS Trust
General Medicine
Resident United Kingdom
Residency Royal Albert Edward Infirmary, Wigan and Leigh Trust
Colorectal and General Surgery
Resident United Kingdom
Residency Primary Health Center
Senior House Officer India
Internship Kasturba Medical College/Heavy Engineering Corporation Hospital
Intern India
Professional Medical Kasturba Medical College, Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE) University
Medicine
M.D. India

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