Rishika Chugh

Assistant Professor

Dr. Rishika Chugh is Assistant Professor of Medicine in the division of Gastroenterology at the University of California San Francisco.
She received her medical doctorate from Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia, PA in 2015. She then completed her training in internal medicine at Montefiore Medical Center. She went on to complete her fellowship in gastroenterology and hepatology at Yale New Haven Hospital where she also served as a chief fellow in her final year. Following this, she pursued a second fellowship in inflammatory bowel disease at the University of California San Francisco, mentored by Dr. Uma Mahadevan.
She is board certified in both internal medicine and gastroenterology.
Dr. Chugh also serves as faculty at the Colitis and Crohn's Center at UCSF. She sees inflammatory bowel disease patients as well as those with other GI concerns.
Education
MD, - , Jefferson Medical College
- Internal Medicine Residency, Montefiore Medical Center
- Inflammatory Bowel Disease Fellowship, University of California San Francisco
- Gastroenterology Fellowship, Yale New Haven Hospital
Publications
  1. Chugh R, Mahadevan U. Advanced Fellowship Training in IBD: A Worthwhile Fourth Year. 2022. PMID: 35879514


  2. Chugh R, Gaidos JKJ. Fertility and Pregnancy in Crohn's Disease. 2022. PMID: 35595421


  3. Tran AN, Wang M, Hundt M, Chugh R, Ohm J, Grimshaw A, Ciarleglio M, Hung KW, Proctor DD, Price CC, Laine L, Al-Bawardy B. Immune Checkpoint Inhibitor-associated Diarrhea and Colitis: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Observational Studies. 2021. PMID: 34380976


  4. Chugh R, Kröner PT, Farraye FA, Ginsburg PM. Small-Bowel Lymphoma Mimicking Crohn Disease: A Case Series. 2021. PMID: 33501981


  5. Chugh R, Proctor DD, Little A, Myung P, Cowper S, Imaeda S, Pashankar DS, Al-Bawardy B. Cutaneous Vasculitis After Ustekinumab Induction in Crohn's Disease. 2021. PMID: 33179735