Sandarsh Kancherla, MD

Sandarsh Kancherla, MD


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Primary Areas of Practice

  • Gastroenterology

Other Areas of Practice

  • Bloodless Medicine


  • Colonoscopy
  • Endoscopic Ultrasound (EUS)
  • Endoscopy
  • Enteral Stents
  • ERCP
  • Fecal Microbiota Transplant
  • Feeding Tube (Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy; PEG) Placement


  • Gastroenterology Group of Northern NJ


    420 Grand Ave Englewood, NJ 07631

    Main: 201-569-7044
    Fax: 201-569-1999
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    3:00 PM

About Sandarsh Kancherla

Dr. Kancherla is board certified in gastroenterology and in internal medicine. He received his MD from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. He did his internal medicine residency at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia and a gastroenterology and hepatology fellowship at St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center and Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City.

Dr. Kancherla practices at the Gastroenterology Group of Northern New Jersey. He is a member of the American Gastroenterology Association and the American College of Gastroenterology and a past president of the New Jersey Gastroenterology and Endoscopy Society. He has published in the American Journal of Gastroenterology and the Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology.

Honors & Awards

2018, 2017: Bergen Magazine Top Doctors

2018: New Jersey Top Docs

Education & Degrees



Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, Gastroenterology

Mt. Sinai School of Medicine, Transplant Hepatology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology (American Board of Internal Medicine)


Kancherla, S, Patel A. Stating Induced Myopathy Presenting as Flu-like Symptoms. The Jefferson Medicine Forum. 2007-2008: Vol. 9

Patel A, Kancherla S, Seril D. Chest Pain as a Presenting Symptom for Gastric Phytobezoar. The Jefferson Medicine Forum. 2007-2008: Vol.9

Shirin H, Moss SF, Kancherla S, Kancherla K, Holt PR, Weinstein IB, Sordillo EM. NSAIDs have Bacteriostatic and Bactericidal Activity Against Helicobacter pylori. Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology. 2006 Sep: 21(9): 1388-1393

Grover K, Sterling M, Mehta V, Kancherla S, Kuperschmit D, Brimancombe M. A Retrospective Review of Colonic Polyp Distribution and Pathology in a Minority Population. The American Journal of Gastroenterology. 2005 Sep: 100 (s9) S383-S395

Ioannis Toumpoulis, Sandarsh Kancherla, Karen McGinnis, Laura Withers, Cliff P. Connery, Tony Jebara, and Robert C. Ashton. Novel Method of Individual Cancer Risk Prediction Analysis for Indeterminate Pulmonary Nodules. Chest 2004 126:748S.

Shirin H, Moss SF, Kancherla S, Kancherla K, Holt P, Weinstein IB, and Sordillo EM. Ability of Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs to Suppress Helicobactor pylori Growth in vitro. Gastroenterology 120: A589, 2001.

Kancherla S. Gastroenterology, Cardiology, Pulmonary in First Aid for the USMLE Step 3, Third Edition, Le T, Bhushan V, Singh Bagga H. McGraw Hill, 2011