Gorav L. Kalra
Clinical Assistant Professor
Division of Gastroenterology

Faculty Information


Dr. Kalra practices at Harborview and is a UW assistant professor of medicine. In addition to general GI, he specializes in motility disorders such as achalasia, gastroparesis, and IBS. He has a strong interest in physician training.

Dr. Kalra earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Pennsylvania. He earned his M.D. at Washington University in St. Louis, where he stayed for internal medicine residency. He then completed GI fellowship at the University of Miami.

Clinical interests include general gastroenterology, motility, esophageal diseases, and the intersection of technology and medicine.

Research interests include motility disorders.

Board Certifications:

  • Gastroenterology, 2017, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine, 2014, American Board of Internal Medicine
Education & Training: 
Fellowship in Gastroenterology
University of Miami, Jackson Memorial Hospital
Residency in Internal Medicine
Barnes Jewish Hospital
Internship in Internal Medicine
Barnes Jewish Hospital
Medical Education
Washington Univeristy
Research & Clinical Interests
Clinical Interests: 
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Diarrhea
  • Dysphagia
  • Gastroenterology (Digestive)
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastroparesis
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Small Bowel and Colon Motility Disorders
  • Telehealth Services