Interview

“The most important thing to consider is timely marriage and conception”

  Dr. Nutan Sharma, Senior IVF Consultant and Laparoscopic Surgeon, Norvic Hospital, tells us about infertility and IVF treatment—what it is, how it’s done, new technologies in the sector, and more.     What is infertility? When a married couple has unprotected sex for around a year without using any …

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How to keep your Skin Soft and Supple even in Winter

Dry skin plagues almost everyone in the winter months. Here, we ask leading dermatologist Dr. Prativa Shrestha about how we can minimize or prevent dry skin. Dr. Prativa Shrestha, MD, Dermatology, had her aesthetic training from American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine in 2013. She worked as a principal consultant dermatologist …

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Grand Visioin

“GIH was adjudged the best hospital in the country way back in 2016 by Frost & Sullivan–that itself speaks volumes!” Dr. Ashok Vardhan, CEO, Grande International Hopsital         Aside from his rich clinical background in the medical field, Dr. Ashok Vardhan also has a wealth of experience …

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The Main Drugs for Chronic Obstructive Diseases are Inhalers”

          Dr. Deebya Raj Mishra, DM, European Diploma in Respiratory Medicine, is Associate Professor of the Department of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine at B.P. Koirala Institute of Health Sciences, Dharan, Nepal   In this issue, we reached out to Dr. Mishra to talk about …

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Dedicated Endeavour

    Prof. Dr. Chanda Karki Bhandari, MBBS, DGO, MD, FRCOG, FRTCOG, FICS, Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, B and B Hospital, was former CEO and Principal of Kathmandu Medical College, Senate Member of Kathmandu University, Executive Member of Nepal Medical Council, President of Nepal Society of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, and …

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Home Care Service for Patients with COVID-19

“COVID-19 can be treated at home with adequate doctor consultation and care” Dr. Arup Bikram Shah (MBBS), who is connected with Yeti Hospital, Bafal, Kathmandu, and Nepal National Hospital, Kalanki, Kathmandu, is in-charge of the COVID-19 department of Kantipur Hospital, Teenkune, Kathmandu. He owns and operates A-One Doctor Home Service, …

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“We don’t have a proper guideline on fertility and reproductive health in Nepal.”

      Dr. Uma Shrivastava M.D, M.Sc, is a Consultant Reproductive Endocrinologist and Infertility and IVF Specialist. In her 28 years of practice, she has treated over 20,000 couples and been involved in about 6000 live births. She was conferred with “His Royal Highness Crown Prince Dipendra Youth Science …

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Face-to-Face with Cancer

        “There were no obvious symptoms like a lump or changes in skin color. It was her gut feeling that led her to go for further check-up and investigation.” Suvekchya’s Life-changing Journey   It was during 2016— summer time—while taking a shower, that Suvekchya Ghimire realized her …

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Calm Capable Confident

  Prof. Dr. Uttam Kumar Sharma Urologist & Kidney Transplant Surgeon “I think that the government should set up one renal transplant center in every province, and for this, the existing facilities of medical colleges could be used.” His very presence is soothing, he being a man who exudes modesty …

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Our transplant cost is very cheap compared to the neighboring countries and the rest of the world, and everyone has recognized that.”

          Dr. Bishesh Sharma Poudyal pioneered clinical hematology and bone marrow transplant services in the country and has performed over 70 autologous, allogenic, and haplo-identical bone marrow transplants since 2012. He is Associate Professor and Chief, FCPS Clinical Haematology Supervisor at Clinical Haematology and Bone marrow …

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