ABOUT Dr. Anil Pokhrel

Consultant Nephrologist

About

Dr. Anil Pokhrel (MBBS, MD, DM) is a Consultant Nephrologist at NCH, Kathmandu Medical College Teaching Hospital , Star Hospital. He has over 17 years of experience in the field of medicine. He holds good clinical experience as a internist and has exposure in dealing with complicated case. Dr. Pokhrel graduated from Bangladesh in 1999. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine (MD) and Nephrology (DM) from NAMS, Bir Hospital. A keen researcher with an avid interest in academics and tutoring fellow residents makes him a pleasing and knowledgeable clinician. Dr. Anil’s main clinical interests are the management of patients with Acute Kidney Injury, glomerular diseases and kidney transplantation. In addition to clinical medicine, he manages hospital inpatients and ICU/critical care patients. At NCH Hospital he works with a multidisciplinary team of Onchologist, physicians, surgeons, nurses, radiologists and pathologists which enables the delivery of first class care to patients with kidney diseases in cancer patients.

Specialized Area

Acute Kidney Injury, Hypertension, Diabetic kidney disease, General Nephrology, Kidney biopsy, Chronic Kidney Disease, Newer Dialysis Modalities, Infections related to Kidney Diseases

Experience and Services

  • 2000-2003 ( Different Departments on Nepal Medical College teaching hospital, Jorpati
  • 2003-2005 (Different hospital in Kathmandu as Medical officer in ICU and Emergency Department)
  • 2007-2009 (Residency in Internal Medicine)
  • 2010-2013 (Lecturer in Internal Medicine- Kathmandu Medical College Teaching Hospital)
  • 2014-2017 (Residency In DM Nephrology)
  • 2017- Assistant Professor and consultant nephrologist in KMCTH and NCH, Star hospital.

Publication

Research Paper

  • Percutaneous Renal Biopsy: Comparison of Blind and Real-time Ultrasound Guided Technique.( Journal of Nepal Health Research Council, [S.l.], v. 16, n. 1, p. 66-72, mar. 2018. ISSN 1999-6217. )
  • Relation between Serum Intact Parathyroid Hormone Level and Hematocrit in Chronic Kidney Disease Patients. (Kathmandu Univ Med J, 2015;51(3):220-3. )
  • Relation between Calcium, Phosphorus, Calcium-Phosphorus Index and iPTH in Chronic Kidney Disease Patients. ( Journal of Nepal Health Research Council ,01 Jan 2015, 13(29):50-53)
  • Autonomic nervous system evaluation in type 2 diabetic patients and effect of its duration. (Journal of Kathmandu Medical College, Vol. 1, No. 2, Issue 2, Oct.-Dec., 2012)

Thesis:

  • CALCIUM ACETATE VERSUS CALCIUM CARBONATE IN HYPERPHOSPHATEMIC PREDIALYSIS CHRONIC KIDNEY DISEASE PATIENTS. 2017
  • CORRELATION OF ECG CHANGES WITH CORONARY ANGIOGRAPHY FINDINGS IN INFERIOR MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION, 2010
  • Nepal Medical Council
  • Nepal Medical Association
  • Society of Internal Medicine of Nepal
  • Nepal Society of Nephrology

Professional Membership

  • Nepal Medical Council
  • Nepal Medical Association
  • Society of Internal Medicine of Nepal
  • Nepal Society of Nephrology