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Medical practitioners in Nepal
 

Below is a list of hospitals, clinics, physicians, and other health care practitioners who offer medical services to travelers in Nepal.  The U.S. Embassy in Kathmandu assumes no responsibility for the professional ability or reputation of the medical facilities or persons whose names appear on the following list.  Inclusion on this list is in no way an endorsement by the Department of State or the U.S. Embassy.  The order in which names appear has no other significance.  This list is maintained on the basis of information provided by the concerned medical facilities and the persons.

Medical Clinics and Aid Posts

CIWEC Travel Medicine Clinic

Located in Lazimpat, near the British and Indian Embassies.  With Expatriate and Nepali physicians, it opens seven days a week with 24 hours doctor on-site.  American hygienist and Nepali dentist available five days a week.  Laboratory facilities, ambulance service, vaccinations, medications, x-ray, and ultrasound available on site.  Accepts Visa and MasterCard. 

Telephone: +977-1-442-4111, +977-1-443-5232
Fax: +977-1-441-2590
Email:  info@ciwec-clinic.com 
Website: http://www.ciwec-clinic.com/

Grande International Hospital

Located in Dhapasi and is under the management of the Samitivej Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand.

Telephone: +977-1-438-0223, +977-1-438-1047
Email: grandeinthospital@mail.com.np, info@grandehospital.com
Website: http://www.grandehospital.com/

Himalayan Rescue Association (HRA)

Founded in 1973 to reduce deaths among trekkers.  Head office is located in Lazimpat, near the Palace Museum north gate.  HRA gives free advices to trekkers on altitude sickness, equipment, and conditions of trekking routes.  It has aid posts in Pheriche and Manang staffed by expatriate physicians during peak seasons (March-May and October-November).

Telephone: +977-1-444-0292, +977-1-444-0293
Fax: +977-1-441-1956
Email: hra@mail.com.np
Website: http://www.himalayanrescue.org/

Medicare National Hospital & Research Centre Ltd

Medicare Hospital is located in Chabahil Chowk, Kathmandu. This is the only private hospital with a dedicated psychiatric ward.

Telephone: +977-1-446-7067
P.O.Box: 11032
Fax: +977-1-446-9300
Email: medicare@medicarehosp.com
Website: www.medicarehosp.com

National Institute of Neurological and Allied Sciences

Located in Bansbari, Kathmandu. This hospital provides emergency services, Diagnostic Services, Disease Cared for Surgeries, Neuropsychiatry, Orthopedics and Trauma, Neuro-otology (Ear, Nose & Throat), Neuro-ophthalmology and Physiotherapy & Rehabilitation.

Telephone: +977-1-437-3850
Fax: +977-1-437-0779
P.O. Box No: 3711
Email: national@neuro.org.np
Website: www.neuro.org.np 

Nepal International Clinic (NIC)

Located within the walking distance from Thamel, it opens 9:00am to 5:00pm, Sunday through Friday by appointments. Facilities include 24-hour telephone answering service for emergency physician contact, medical care in a Western setting, Laboratory facilities, vaccinations, x-ray, and medications available on site.  Accepts cash, checks, Visa, Master Card and American Express. 

Telephone: +977-1-443-4642, +977-1-443-5357
Fax: +977-1-443-4713
Email: nepalinternationalclinic@gmail.com
Website: http://www.nepalinternationalclinic.com/

Norvic International Hospital and Outpatient Clinic

Located in Thapathali. Outpatient diagnostic services 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m., Sunday through Friday.   Specializes in cardiac care as well as handles general medical cases.  24-hour emergency and ambulance services available.  Hospital has CCU, ICU, NICU and medical ICU. 

Telephone: +977-1-425-8554, +977-1-425-8553
E-mail: admin@norvic.wlink.com.np, heart@norvic.wlink.com.np
Website: http://www.norvichospital.com/

Om Hospital & Research Centre (P.) Ltd

The hospital provides Gynecology & Obstetrics, Internal Medicine, Ophthalmology, Gastroenterology, Neurology, Psychiatry, Dental, Physiotherapy, General Pediatrics, Dermatology, Venerology & Leprology, Paediatric Surgery, Cardiology, Oncology, Plastic Surgery, ENT, Radiology, Urology, Orthopedic, General Surgery, and Nephrology.

GPO Box: 13494, Chabahil, Kathmandu, Nepal
Telephone: +977-1-448-2484 (Hunting Line)
Fax: +977-1-446-6128
E-mail : omhrc@omhospitalnepal.com

Patan Hospital Private Clinic

Associated with Patan Hospital, it is located in Lagankhel in Patan. Specialties include OB/GYN, surgery, pediatrics, dermatology, internal medicine, and orthopedics.  They have few expatriate medical personnel among local resident doctors. 

Telephone: +977-1-554-8007

Swacon International Hospital Pvt. Ltd

(Travel and Mountain Medicine Center)
164 Rudreshwor Marg
Battisputali, Kathmandu, Nepal
Tel: +977-1-4470588, +977-1-4462960
Fax: 977 1 4472095
Email: info@swaconhospital.com
Website: www.swaconhospital.com

Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital (TUTH)

Located in Maharajgunj, Kathmandu.  The hospital provides intensive care unit, in-patient and surgical facilities, Cardiac care unit, 24-hour emergency room. 

Telephone: + 977-1-441-2303, +977-1-441-2404, +977-1-441-2505, +977-1-441-2808

E-mail: tuthdirector@iom.edu.np
Website: http://www.teachinghospital.org.np 

Vayodha Hospital Pvt. Ltd, in association with Fortis Escorts for Cardiac Arrest

Located in Balkhu Chowk, Kathmandu. The hospital provides Emergency and Trauma Center (24*7),  Anesthesia, Cardiology and Cardiac Thoracic Surgery,  Dental, Derma and Laser Clinic, Endocrinology, ENT, Diagnostic and Imaging, Non-Invasive Laborotory, Gastroenterology, General Surgery, Gynecology & Obstetrics, Neurology & Neurosurgery, Nephrology & Dialysis, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics &Joint Replacement, Pathology, Pediatrics, Physiotherapy , Plastic, Reconstructive & Cosmetic Surgery, Urology and Urosurgery.

P.O. Box: 992
Telephone: +977-1-428-6428
Fax: +977-1-428-6426
Web: www.vayodhahospitals.com
Hotline: +977-1-428-1666
Emergency Direct No: +977-1-211-1333
Email: info@vayodha.wlink.com.np   

Dental Clinics

CIWEC Travel Medicine Clinic

See information above.

Dent Inn - The Dental Clinic

Located in Heritage Plaza II, Kamaladi (down the first right turn on the way to Kamaladi from King Mahendra's statue at King's Way).  Opens Sunday to Friday, 10:00 am to 7:00 pm excluding lunch time from 1:30pm to 2:30pm.  Visits by appointments only.  Accepts Visa, MasterCard, and local debit cards.

Telephone: +977-1-416-9141, +977-1-416-9142, +977-1-416-9143
Email: prabigya@dent-inn.com
Web: http://www.dent-inn.com/
Facebook site: www.facebook.com/dentinn.nepal

Healthy Smiles

Located in Lazimpat opposite Department of Mines and Geology.  Opens Sunday through Friday, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  Services include radiograph, dental implants, and on-site pharmacy.

Telephone: +977-1-444-4689, +977-1-442-0800
Email: smilenepal.hs@gmail.com
Website: www.smilenepal.com

Hospitals outside Kathmandu

Advance Polyclinic Pvt Ltd

Situated in Pokhara, Western Nepal and tourist destination, this clinic provides variety services.

New Road, S & S Complex
Telephone: +977-1-61-522-984, +977-1-61-522-985
Email: info@apc.com.np
Website: www.apc.com.np

CIWEC Hospital Pvt. Ltd.

Travelers will now have access to a Western standard of care in Pokhara for which CIWEC is well known.  We will offer 24 hours emergency and outpatient services, limited inpatient service, laboratory, radiology including X-ray and Ultrasound, pharmacy and travel vaccines including Rabies vaccine and HRIG.

Mansarovar Path, Lakeside,
Pokhara - 6, Nepal
Telephone: +977-61-463082/ 467053
Website: www.ciwec-clinic.com

Fishtail Hospital & Research Center Pvt Ltd

Situated in Pokhara, Western Nepal
Telephone: +977-1-61-527-553, +977-1- 61-528-999
Dautari Bhawan, Gairapatan Pokhara-4
Email: fishtailh@yahoo.co.uk


HDCS Team Hospital

Located in Dandeldhura, Far Western Nepal and is supported by a missionary group.  Doctors includes expatriate medical personnel, they have full dental and lab facility, conduct major surgeries and operate leprosy program.   

Telephone: +977-964-201-88, +977-420-161
Email: administrator@team-hospital.org
Website: www.hdcsteamhospitaldadeldhura.com

Kunde Hospital

Located in Khumbu area and supported by The Sir Edmund Hillary Foundation.  The hospital is equipped to handle basic medical care including some minor operations such as caesarian section or appendicitis.  All complicated cases are sent to Kathmandu. 

Telephone: +977-38-540-053, +977-38-540-113

Manipal Teaching Hospital

Private hospital located in Phulbari, Pokhara with medical and comprehensive radiology services and 24-hour emergency room.  Provides medical services to travelers in Pokhara and Annapurna area.  The hospital is associated with Manipal Universal Learning in India.  No interventional cardiology available at this location.  Laboratory and investigation like MRI, CT-Scan, and Mammography available.  They have well equipped cancer center. 

Telephone: +977-61-526-416/17/18/19/20
Email: mth@manipal.edu.np
Website: www.manipal.edu

Neuro Hospital Pvt. Ltd.

Located on Jahada Road – 13, Biratnagar, Nepal.  It is a well equipped, multidisciplinary Hundred Bedded hospital with 24 hours emergency, surgical and nonsurgical management of patients along with elective surgery for CNS Tumors, Pediatric Disorders and Neurovascular Surgery.

Telephone: +977-1-522-757, +977-1-524-484
Email: neurohospitalbrt@gmail.comWebsite: http://www.neurohospital.com.np

Sheer Memorial Hospital

Located in Banepa, on the road to Dhulikhel, in Kathmandu Valley.  It provides emergency care, surgery, and inpatient treatment. It is supported by Seventh Day Adventist Church.  Several expatriate medical personnel staff this hospital. 

Telephone: +977-11-661-111, +977-11-661-112
Fax: +977-11-661-711
Website: http://www.scheermemorialhospital.org

United Mission Hospital

Located in Tansen, Palpa District which is an easy access to people living in the south region of Pokhara and travelers on road to Bhairahawa and  Provides medical services to the region south of Pokhara and travelers on the road to Bhairahawa.  Surgical and medical wards, laboratory, pharmacy.  Some expatriate medical personnel on staff. 

Telephone: +977-75-520-489, +977-75-520-041, +977-75-520-111
Email: tansen@umn.org.np
Website: www.tansenhospital.com

Specialists and Private Practices

All contact information and their offices for the following specialists and general practitioners were current as of date mentioned below, but subject to change.  Contact the doctors or hospital directly for further information.

Physician's Name:

Location:

Contact No:

Cardiologists

Dr. Bharat Rawat

NORVIC Hospital, Thapathali

 +977-1-425-8554

Dr. Jay Prakash Jaiswal

NORVIC Hospital, Thapathali

 +977-1-425-8554

Dr. Bhagwan Koirala

NORVIC Hospital, Thapathali

 +977-1-425-8554

Counselors

Sonya Martin 

CIWEC Travel Medicine Clinic

 +977-1-442-4111

Dentists

Dr. Prabigya Shiwakoti

Dent Inn, Kamaladi

 +977-1-424-1942 +977-1-421-6197

Dr. Niranjan Sharma

CIWEC Travel Medicine Clinic

 +977-1-444-0100

Dr. Neil Pandey

Healthy Smiles, Lazimpat

 +977-1-444-4689 +977-1-442-0800

Dermatologists

Dr. Kamala Burathoki

 CIWEC Travel Medicine Clinic

 +977-1-442-4111

Dr. A.K. Jha

DI Skin Hospital, Maharajgunj

 +977-1-472-1500

Endocrinologists

Dr. Jyoti Bhattarai

 CIWEC Travel Medicine Clinic

 +977-1-442-4111

Gastroenterologists

Dr. Madhu Ghimire

 NORVIC Hospital, Thapathali

 +977-1-425-8554

General Physicians/Family Practice

Dr. Prativa Pandey

CIWEC Travel Medicine Clinic

 +977-1-442-4111,
 +977-1-443-5232

Dr. Buddha Basnyet

Nepal International Clinic

 +977-1-443-4642

Laboratories

Religare

 Maharajgunj

 +977-1-427-1286,
+977-1-472-1417

Siddhi Poly Lab

(Dr. I.L. Shrestha)

Dillibazar

 +977-1-441-0604,
+977-1-441-6682

Neurologists

Dr. Basant Pant (on call)

 NORVIC Hospital, Thapathali

 +977-1-425-8554

 Dr. Pankaj Jalan

NORVIC Hospital, Thapathali

 +977-1-425-8554

Obstetricians and Gynecologists 

Dr. Suphatra Koirala

CIWEC Travel Medicine Clinic and OM Hospital

 +977-1-442-4111,
+977-1-446-6178

Dr. Veena Shrivastava

Nepal International Clinic

 +977-1-443-4642,
+977-1-443-5357

Ophthalmologists

Dr. Sanduk Ruit

 Tilganga Eye Center, Tilganga

 +977-1-449-3775,
 +977-1-449-3684

Dr. Suman Thapa

Sudristi Eye Clinic, Durbar Marg

 +977-1-422-8531

 Dr. Meenu Chaudhary

CIWEC Travel Medicine Clinic  

 +977-1-442-4111

Orthopedics

Dr. Ashok Banskota

 B&B Hospital, Gwarko

 +977-1-553-3206,
+977-1-553-5739

Dr. Deepak Mahara

CIWEC Travel Medicine Clinic

 +977-1-442-4111

Pediatricians

Dr. Anu Amatya

 Kopila Clinic, Lalitpur

 +977-1-554-2767,
+977-1-555-1109

Dr. Kishor Pandey

CIWEC Travel Medicine Clinic

 +977-1-442-4111,
 +977-1-443-5232

 

Dr. Neelam Adhikari

NORVIC Hospital, Thapathali

 +977-1-425-8554

Physiotherapists

Manoj Yadav

 CIWEC Travel Medicine Clinic

 +977-1-442-4111

Psychiatrists

Dr. Arun Kumar (child and adult)

CIWEC Travel Medicine Clinic

 +977-1-442-4111,
+977-1-443-5232

Dr. B.B. Sharma

Medicare Hospital, Chabhil 

 +977-1-446-7067

Radiologists

Dr. Ram Kumar Ghimire

 Meter Radiology & Imaging (MRI), Naxal

 +977-1-442-3805 +977-1-443-5200

Last updated June 2014