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Samir Agarwal, M.D.

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GWUMFA Dept of Colon Rectal Surgery
Appointment Phone: 202-741-3243

22nd I St NW
6th Fl
Washington, DC 20037 map
Phone: 202-741-3243
Fax: 202-741-3219

GWUMFA Dept of Colon Rectal Surgery

5210 Lougoboro Rd NW
Ste 210
Washington, DC 20016 map
Phone: 202-364-6312
Fax: 202-364-6320


Dr. Samir Agarwal is a surgeon affiliated with Sibley Memorial Hospital and George Washington University Hospital, where he is an assistant professor of surgery. Dr. Agarwal is certified in colon and rectal surgery by the American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery, as well as surgery and surgical critical care by the American Board of Surgery. He practices out of GWUMFA Department of Colon & Rectal Surgery, located in Sibley Memorial Hospital’s Medical Building in Washington, D.C. and on I St. NW in Washington, D.C.

Dr. Agarwal has an expertise in all aspects of colon and rectal surgery, with particular interest in transanal excision of tumors, laparoscopic surgery, robotic surgery, traditional open surgery, transanal endoscopic microsurgery, anorectal surgery and colonoscopy. 

Dr. Agarwal earned his undergraduate degree at Boston College and his medical degree from West Virginia University School of Medicine. He completed a residency in general surgery at Charleston Area Medical Center, where he was chief resident, followed by a trauma surgery and surgical critical care fellowship at the University of California San Diego. Dr. Agarwal then served as an assistant professor of surgery at West Virginia University in Charleston for three years, where he was also an active member of the trauma team and leader of trauma research. He then went on to complete a colon and rectal surgery fellowship at Washington University in St. Louis. 

Dr. Agarwal is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons. more

Departments / Divisions

  • Surgery at Sibley Memorial Hospital



  • MD, West Virginia University School of Medicine (2000)


  • Charleston Area Medical Center / General Surgery (2005)


  • University of California San Diego / Trauma Surgery (2006)
  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital / Colon & Rectal Surgery (2010)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery / Colon & Rectal (2012, 2022)
  • American Board of Surgery / Surgical Critical Care (2008, 2019)
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