Dr Prithvi is Gastroenterologist, therapeutic endoscopist and Hepatologist with work experience as Head of the Department and Specialist Gastroenterologist in UAE for the last 2 years. Prior to that, she had extensive experience as Consultant Gastroenterologist from India.
She is well versed in therapeutic endoscopies including management of acute emergencies like Upper and Lower Gastrointestinal bleed, Removal of GI foreign bodies in adults and children. Advanced endoscopy procedures like polypectomies, metallic stent placements in colonic and esophageal cancers, Bariatric endoscopic procedures, therapeutic colonoscopies, ERCP, Capsule Endoscopy, Insertion of feeding tubes like PEG in comorbid patients also adds on to her expertise.
Her clinical expertise is wide which includes Inflammatory Bowel disease, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Obesity, Gastro esophageal Reflux Disease, Malignancies of Gastrointestinal tract, Hepatitis B and C, Non-Alcoholic and Alcoholic Fatty liver Disease, Functional Bowel Diseases, Pancreatic and Gall Bladder related disorders to name a few.
Dr Prithvi has delivered a talk at Arab Health conference in Dubai, June 2021 on IBD. She has published few original articles, case reports and also has delivered talks in various prestigious international Conferences including Asia Pacific Conference on Liver in China, 2017 on endoscopic banding in acute bleed patients.
Dr Prithvi has undergone courses on Bariatric endoscopic suturing from Mohak Bariatric centre and prestigious Asian Institute of Gastroenterology, India. She has also attended courses in Advanced Endoscopic ultrasound from Roma, Italy in Jan 2020, Bariatric Endoscopic hands on workshop in Pune, April 2019, ESD,EMR course in Amrita Institute, Kochi, Short fellowship on ERCP from Meerut, in addition to other hands on courses in India.
Dr. Prithvi is a member of American Society of Gastroenterology ASGE, Indian Society of Gastroenterology ISG, Indian Society of Association of Liver INASL and Association of Physicians of India API.