Aparajita Singh



About me

Dr. Aparajita Singh is a gastroenterologist with special interests in colon cancer prevention, high-quality colonoscopy and the removal of advanced colon polyps. Her other interests include treating patients with Lynch syndrome, which increases colon cancer risk, and managing patients with ulcerative colitis, Crohn's disease or familial adenomatous polyposis, an inherited condition causing polyps in the large intestine.

As quality improvement director for UCSF's gastroenterology division, Singh is devoted to enhancing communication, as well as the quality and safety of patient care. Also passionate about medical education, she received an award for teaching excellence from the UCSF Haile T. Debas Academy of Medical Educators.

Singh earned her medical degree from the All India Institute of Medical Sciences in New Delhi. She completed a residency in internal medicine at the Cleveland Clinic's Medicine Institute, followed by a fellowship in gastroenterology at UCSF. She also has a master's degree in public health from Johns Hopkins University.

Singh is a board member and vice president of the Northern California Society for Clinical Gastroenterology. She has received national and international honors for her work, and serves as a training committee member for the American College of Gastroenterology.

  • Education

    All India Institute of Medical Sciences, 2004

    Johns Hopkins University, MPH, 2014

  • Residencies

    Cleveland Clinic, Internal Medicine, 2008

  • Fellowships

    UCSF, Gastroenterology, 2013

  • Academic Title

    Associate Professor