Dr. Sanjay K Agarwal MD Pulmonologist

Dr. Sanjay Agarwal is a pulmonologist in Milpitas, California and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Alta Bates Summit Medical Center and El Camino Hospital. He received his medical degree from Bangalore Medical College and has been in practice for 19 years. Dr. Agarwal accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 10 doctors at Alta Bates Summit Medical Center and one of 11 at El Camino Hospital who specialize in Pulmonary Disease. He also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish, Hindi/Urdu and Kannada.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pulmonologist: Critical Care Medicine, Interventional, Pulmonary Vascular Medicine, Sleep Medicine

Clinical Interests: Restless Legs Syndrome, Lung Neoplasms, Hypertension, Respiratory Function Tests, Pulmonology - Critical Care Medicine, COPD, Lung Transplantation, Adult Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Pulmonary Circulation, Sleep Disorders

Other Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • Hindi/Urdu
  • Kannada

Education & Medical Training

Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1999–2002

University At Buffalo
Fellowship, Pulmonary Disease and Critical Care Medicine, 2002–2005

Bangalore Medical College
Class of 1995

Bangalore Medical College
Internship, Compulsory Rotatory, 1994–1995

Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute
Residency, Junior resident in Radiation Oncology, 1995–1996

Ispat General Hospital
Residency, DNB Resident in General Surgery, 1995–1996

Mayura Hospital
Residency, Resident Medical Officer, 1995–1996

St. Stephen’s Hospital
Residency, Junior Resident in Internal Medicine, 1996–1997

Lifeline Hospital
Residency, Senior Resident in Internal Medicine, 1998–1999

Bangalore University, Bangalore Medical College
Other Training, 1995

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 12 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 10 years in Pulmonary Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 9 years in Critical Care Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 5 years in Sleep Medicine

CA State Medical License
Active through 2015

WA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Top 5% of medical school graduates, Superior evaluations in research and clinical rotations, both during residency and fellowship training MD with HONORS

Awarded second prize for Magneto Therapy – An alternative Medicine, at the state level Science exhibition

Editor in the editorial board of the college newsletter

Excelled in high school with highest aggregate marks, Distinctions in all five subjects and highest marks in English Scholarships for academic excellence and general proficiency during school

Top rank in class throughout the school years

Publications & Presentations

A CPAP Clinic Can Improve Compliance with Nasal CPAP in Patients with Sleep Apnea at Lower Cost: More for Less.

Predictors of exercise performance in COPD patients.

Agarwal SK, Jaffe AH, Jurivich D

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS California PowerSelect HMO
  • Blue Shield CA Local Access Plus HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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