We are pleased to welcome Sid Agrawal, MD to South Valley Vascular/BASS Medical Group. Dr. Agrawal joins us January 2, 2019 as Vascular Medicine Specialist. Dr. Agrawal is Board Certified in Vascular Medicine and Nephrology. He is also a fellow of American Society of Interventional Nephrology. In his most recent assignment, he served as the Medical Director for a large vascular medical group in the Fresno and Visalia areas and has been in practice for 19 years. We are very excited to bring his expertise to South Valley Vascular, which will ultimately benefit the healthcare needs of our entire community. Dr. Agrawal’s practice will focus on dialysis access intervention along with the treatment of vein and arterial disorders. He earned his Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery, along with his Master’s in Surgery at Maulana Azad Medical College at the University of Delhi in New Delhi, India. He later completed his residency in Internal Medicine at William Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, Michigan, as well as a Nephrology Fellowship at the University of Missouri. Dr. Agrawal and his wife Monica, reside in Fresno, California along with their children. During his leisure time, he enjoys skiing, mountain biking, camping, tennis, and racquetball. He also enjoys listening to music and reading novels when his time permits. Dr. Agrawal is accepting patients at our Fresno and Visalia locations.
Dr. Audrey "Lisa" Arzamendi is double board-certified in internal medicine and endocrinology. Since 2012, she has specialized in diabetes, obesity and metabolism, thyroid disease (including Hashimoto's and Graves'), polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and sex hormone disorders, adrenal and pituitary dysfunction, osteoporosis, parathyroid/calcium disorders, and thyroid and parathyroid nodules and cancers. She is highly trained in ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration (FNA) biopsy of the thyroid (99% diagnostic rate).
Dr. Arzamendi is committed to safe and established medical treatments, and prides herself on staying informed about emerging therapies and research-supported non-prescription options. She is experienced working with all forms of brand-name and generic thyroid medications, and as a type 1 diabetic herself, has first-hand knowledge of nearly all available prescription and technological diabetic treatments, to best support patients in selecting their optimal diabetes treatment regimens.
Dr. Arzamendi graduated with honors from Stanford University, with a BA in Human Biology and a concentration in Health & Human Performance. She attended UC San Diego School of Medicine (receiving a federal NIH National Cancer Institute fellowship), and completed her internal medicine residency at Kaiser Pemanente’s Santa Clara Medical Center. Her endocrinology training was completed at UC Davis Medical Center. She previously practiced in California's South Bay before relocating to open her practice in Walnut Creek in 2020. Dr. Arzamendi was a Stanford varsity athlete and still enjoys running, hiking, tennis, rowing, and other outdoor activities. She loves spending time with her husband and many pets, and looks forward to being your doctor!
Medical School: University of Maryland in College Park
Undergraduate: Maulana Azad Medical College, University of Delhi in India
Fellowship: University of Missouri in Columbia
Residency: Maulana Azad Medical College, University of Delhi in India and William Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, Michigan