Center for Digestive Diseases

UNM Hospitals Center
for Digestive Diseases

1001 Martin Luther King Ave. NE
Albuquerque, New Mexico 87106
Appointments:

(505)272-2530 or (505)925-6000
Fax at UNMH: (505)272-6839
Fax at CDD: (505)925-7849

In the News:

Congratulations to Dr Joseph Alcorn, Dr Michael Gavin, and Dr Trent Taylor, for being chosen as the Recipients of the Stellar Consultant Award for the year 2011!

Sanjeev Arora, MD, FACP, FACG

Sanjeev Arora, MD, FACP, FACG, is the Director of Project ECHO (Extension for Community Healthcare Outcomes). He is a tenured Professor of Medicine, in the Department of Internal Medicine at the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center (UNMHSC). He has been involved in management of viral hepatitis for over 15 years, and led the development and implementation of the Hepatitis C Disease Management Program at UNMHSC. Dr. Arora developed the Project ECHO model as a platform for service delivery, education and evaluation. Using video-conferencing technology and case-based learning, primary care providers from rural and underserved areas and prisons are trained and mentored by ECHO’s medical specialists to deliver best-practice management of complex health conditions in their communities or correctional institutions.


Academic Position

  • Tenured Professor of Medicine
  • Director of Project ECHO
  • Attending Physician for the Hepatitis C Clinic
  • Program Chair for Annual Update and Review of Internal Medicine Conference

Education

  • Medical School: Armed Forces Medical College, Pune, India
  • Residency: Safdurjung Hospital, New Delhi, India
  • Residency: Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY
  • Residency: Sisters of Charity Hospital, State University of New York, Buffalo, NY
  • Fellowship: New England Medical Center, Boston, MA

Clinical Expertise

  • Gastroenterology
  • Hepatology

Patient appointments

  • (505) 272-2530

Sanjeev Arora, MD

Sanjeev Arora, MD