ABOUT Dr. Anil Shrestha

Consultant Anesthesiologist and Pain Physician

MBBS, MD, FIPM (NMC Regd.3244)
Consultant Anesthesiologist & Pain Physician

Special Interest

Interventional Pain Management in Cancer


Dr Shrestha is one of the leading Pain Physician and Anesthesiologist at Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital and Nepal Cancer Hospital and Research Centre. He is currently President of Nepal Association for the study of Pain (NASP) which is the country chapter of International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP and Head of Department of Anesthesiology at Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital.
He specializes in interventional pain management.

He did his masters in Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine from() and Fellowship in Interventional Pain Management (FIPM) from(). He was awarded Tirtha Raj Singh Suwal Gold Medal for securing highest marks in Anesthesiology in Nepal (2006). He has more than 14 years of experience on Anesthesiology and Pain Management. He is the Founding president of Nepal Association for the Study of Pain (NASP), established NASP as a country chapter of IASP.


He has presented over 20 papers in various medical conferences and seminars both in Nepal and abroad.

Professional Membership

  1. Life member -Nepal Medical Association
  2. Society of Anaesthesiologists of Nepal
  3. President – Nepal Association for the study of Pain (NASP)
  4. Member International Association for the study of pain (IASP)