After finishing his general surgery residency training in West Virginia University in June 2005, Dr. Agarwal completed a fellowship in trauma surgery and surgery critical care at the University of California San Diego.
He went on to become the assistant director of the trauma service at the West Virginia University until 2009. From 2009 to 2010, Dr. Agarwal undertook his ACGME accredited residency in colorectal surgery at Washington University in St. Louis.
Dr. Agarwal co-developed the robotic colorectal surgery program at George Washington University in Washington D.C. , from 2011 to 2016. in 2016, he was recruited back to West Virginia University as chief of colon and rectal surgery and as chief of robotic surgery. He then completed a fellowship in minimally invasive advanced rectal cancer surgery at Lankenau Medical Center in Wynnewood, Pa. During that time, Dr. Agarwal amassed one of the largest experiences in the world with single port robotic surgery.
Prof. Sam Agarwal: Single Port Robotics – Entering the Next Decade of Minimally Invasive Colon and Rectal Surgery
Talk: Single Port Robotics – Entering the Next Decade of Minimally Invasive Colan and Rectal Surgery
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