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Ariwan Rakvit

Ariwan Rakvit, FACG

  • Interim Division Chief Gastroenterology
Office Phone: 806-743-3150
Email: ariwan.rakvit@ttuhsc.edu
Mail Address: 3601 4th Street, STOP 9410
Lubbock TX 79430

Positions:

  • General Practitioner, Kaikritsrivara Hospital Sakonnakorn, Thailand 1999-2000
  • Internship, Kaiprajaksilapakom Udontani, Thailand 1998-1999

Admin Assignments:

  • Interim Division Chief, Gastroenterology Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Lubbock 2010-Present

Post Doctoral Education:

  • Fellow Instructor: SUNY Upstate Medical University, 2006
  • Fellow Instructor: Texas Tech University-HSC, 2005
  • Resident Instructor: Texas Tech University-HSC, 2003

Education:

  • MD: Chulalongkorn University, 1998

Selected Publications:

  • Panamonta, Naree & Ngamruengphong, Saowanee & Kijsirichareanchai, Kunut & Nugent, Kenneth & Rakvit, Ariwan December (2012) Endoscopic Ultrasound-Guided Versus Conventional Transmural Drainage of Pancreatic Pseudocyst: A Meta-Analysis Study 24, 12, 1355-1362.
  • Kijsirichareanchai, Kunut & Ngamruengphong, Saowanee & Radhi, Saba & Rakvit, Ariwan & Parupudi, Sreeram May (2011) Impact of Standardized Order Sets on Physicians' Adherence to AASLD Guidelines for Patients With Cirrhosis and Acute Gastrointestinal Bleeding Elsevier, 140, 5, S552.
  • Panamonta, Naree & Rakvit, Ariwan & Ngamruengphong, Saowanee & Nugent, Kenneth & Kijsirichareanchai, Kunut May (2011) Endoscopic Ultrasound-Guided Versus Conventional Transmural Drainage of Pancreatic Pseudocyst: A Meta-Analysis Study Elsevier, 150, 5, S715.
  • Ngamruengphong, Saowanee & Nugent, Kenneth & Rakvit, Ariwan & Parupudi, Sreeram March (2011) Potential Preventability of Spontaneous Bacterial Peritonitis. Springer, 56, 9, 2728-2734.
  • Rakvit, Ariwan October (2009) Patients' understanding of surveillance colonoscopy interval for adenomatous colon polyps. Nature Publishing Group, 104, S3, S569.

Selected Presentations:

  • Adherence to Colorectal Cancer Screening in Internal Medicine Resident Primary Care Clinics American College of Gastroenterology, Las Vegas, NV; October 2012.
  • Diverticulitis in the Young: Clinical Characteristics and Hospital Course American College of Gastroenterology, Las Vegas, NV; October 2012.
  • Gastrosplenic fistula mimicking splenic abscess: a rare consequence after chemotherapy in lymphoma American College of Gastroenterology, Las Vegas, NV; October 2012.
  • Milk-alkali syndrome as a presentation of hypercalcemia-induced acute pancreatitis American College of Gastroenterology, Las Vegas, NV; October 2012.
  • Portal Vein Thrombosis in Splenectomized Cirrhotic Patient: A Case Repor American College of Gastroenterology, Las Vegas, NV; October 2012.

Selected Awards:

  • Outstanding Clerkship Educator, TTUHSC SOM, 2014.
  • Advancement to Fellowship, American College of Gastroenterology, 2014.
  • YWCA Women of Excellence, YWCA, 2014.
  • Poster with Distinction, American Gastroenterology Association, 2011.

Selected Scheduled Teaching:

  • MSCI6103 System Disorders I - Spring 2012

Selected Non-Credit Instruction Taught:

  • GI Subspecialty Rotation 2012 - Present
  • GI Subspecialty Rotation 2012 - Present
  • GI Subspecialty Rotation 2012 - Present
  • GI Q&A Sessions - 2014
  • Update on Hepatitis C treatment - 2012
Date last updated: 8/15/2014
Research Interests

Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Colon Cancer Screening, Barrett's Esophagus

Teaching Interests

Abdominal Pain, Jaundice, Hepatitis, Gastrointestinal Bleeding, Diarrhea and GERD

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