ABOUT Dr. Deeptara Pathak Thapa

Consultant Dermatologist

Dr Deeptara Pathak Thapa

M.B.B.S. M.D. (Dermatology , leprosy & STD)

F.A.M(Fellowship in Aesthetic Medicine), NMC -9501

 Special Interest: Clinical Dermatology, Oncodermatology and Cosmetic Dermatology.

About Dr.

Dr Deeptara Pathak Thapa , is a Consultant Dermatologist , Head , Unit of Oncodermatology at Nepal Cancer Hospital and Research Centre. She is also an Associate Professor and post graduate coordinator  in Department of Dermatology at Nepal Medical college. She did her graduation and post graduation ( Dermatology )from B.P.Koirala Institute of health sciences, Dharan , Nepal. She did her fellowship in Aesthetic medicine from New Delhi. She has experience of more than 14years in her specialized field of Dermatology.She has many publications both in national and international journals  to her credit. She has  attended and presented papers and presentation both in national and International forum. She is a reviewer in many International journals.She had also given health talks in Radio Kantipur. Her professional areas of interest are Clinical Dermatology, Oncodermatology and Cosmetic Dermatology.



  1. PG coordinator, Department of Dermatology, Nepal medical college and teaching hospital,


  1. Member, Organising committee, 13th International Conference on Skin infections,

Diseases and Annual Dermatologists Summit, Vancouver, Canada 2016

  1. Chairman, Scientific Committee, SODVELONCON 2012 XI National Conference of

Dermatologists, Venereologists & Leprologists of Nepal, Kathmandu

  1. Second prize, Vulvar Dermatoses( As Junior resident) 2005
  2. Scholarship , DERMACON 2018

6.Member, scientific committee, SARCD 2019 ,Pokhra , Nepal




  1. 2020;17(1):63-65 . Asymptomatic nodule on face: Dermoscopic and histopathological clue for diagnosis. Joshi A, Thapa DP
  2. Nepal Med Coll J 2019;21(3): 190-4. Profile of cosmetic consultation in a General Dermatology Clinic. Thapa DP, Pradhan S
  3. Indian Dermatology online Journal 2019;10:139-43.Awareness of cosmetic Dermatology procedures among health workers in a Tertiary care hospital. Thapa DP
  4. Nepal Med Coll J 2018;20(4):128-32.Dermatological manifestations in cancer patients : A Hospital Based study. Thapa DP
  5. Our Dermatology online journal.2019;10(1): 77-78.Chemotherapy induced Beu’s and Mee’s line simultaneously.A case report and review of literature. Thapa DP
  6. Nepal Med Coll J 2017; 19(3): 142-46.Leprosy before and after national elimination at Nepal Medical College Teaching Hospital : A 12 year audit: Joshi S, Jha AK, Shrestha S, Thapa DP
  7. Lupus open access journal. 2018: 133 Lupus erythematous profundus: a case series and review of literature.Thapa DP, Kubba R, Kubba A
  8. International Journal of Current research.2018;10(5):69185-69187.Oral Zinc sulphate in multiple and recalcitrant warts. Thapa Pathak D
  9. Our Dermatol Online Cryotherapy in Dermatology setup: a hospital based study.2018;9(2):137-139.Thapa Pathak D, Jha AK, Shrestha S, Joshi S
  10. Archives of Dermatology and skin care.2018:1(1):7-11. Mesotherapy is it useful for hair loss? Review of literature.Thapa Pathak D
  11. Our Dermatology Online Journal.2014:5(3): 254-257. Dermatology Referrals in a

Neurosurgical setup. Thapa DP, Thapa A


  1. Egyptian dermatology online Journal. 2013; 9(1) 10. Eryhtromelanosis follicularis et facei:report of a case and review of literature. Thapa DP, Jha AK
  2. Our Dermatology online Journal. 2013; 4(1): 87-88. Genital Hailey Hailey disease: a case report. Thapa DP, Jha AK, Kharel C, Shrestha S
  3. Our Dermatology Online Journal .2013; 4(3): 294-296. Clinico Histopathological correlationin leprosy : A tertiary care hospital based study. Thapa DP, Jha AK, Pudasaini, Kharel C,Shrestha S
  4. Nep Med Coll J 2014;16(1):1-4. An open label study to compare the efficacy of topical mometasone furcate with topical placental extract versus topical mometasone furcate with topical tacrolimus in patients with vitiligo involving less than 10% body surface area. SShrestha, AK Jha, D Thapa Pathak, C Bhattarai Kharel
  5. Journal of Universakl college of medical science2014;2(1):7-11 Seasonal variation of common skin diseases in pediatric age group a retrospective study conducted in a medical college of Nepal.S Shrestha, AK Jha, DP Thapa, CK Bhattarai
  6. Nepal Med Coll J 2013; 15(1): 31-33. Ketoconazole or clotrimazole solution wash as a prophylaxis in management and prevention of fungal infection: a comparative study. SShrestha, AK Jha, D Thapa Pathak, C Bhattarai Kharel and SM Basukala
  7. Nepal Medical college journal. 2012; 14(3): 193-195. Dermatological problems in geriatric patients: a hospital based study. Thapa DP, Jha AK, Kharel C, Shrestha S
  8. Indian Journal of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprosy. 2011; 77 (2): 174-176.

Porokeratotic eccrine ostial and dermal duct nevus. Pathak D, KubbaR, KubbaA.

  1. . The International Journal of Dermatology. 2011; 50:161-167. Prevalences of and risk factors for vulvar diseases in Nepal: a hospital based study. Pathak D, Agrawal S, Dhali T
  2. Medical Journal of Shree Birendra Hospital. 2010; 9(1): 17-18. Id eruption: An overlooked reaction of a common problem. Pathak D
  3. Nepal Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. 2010; 5 (2): 46-47. Vulvar pigmented growth: a psychological concern? Pathak D, Agrawal S, Dhali T
  4. Egyptian Dermatology Online Journal. 2009:5 (2). Squamous cell carcinoma in extensive lupus vulgaris. Pathak D, Thapa A




  1. E-Dermacon 2021, India
  2. Waterfalls continuous educateion Asia Derma E webinar on Update on management of Acne and Acne scars, Singapore 2020
  3. Waterfalls continuous education Dubai Derma E webinar on The Aging face Invasive and Noninvasive treatments, UAE, Dubai 2020
  4. Waterfalls continuous education Dubai Derma E-webinar on Special areas:Nose and complications ,UAE Dubai 2020
  5. Waterfalls Continuous education Dubai Derma E-webinar on Skin manifestation of COVID , UAE Dubai 2020
  6. Laser E-workshop on scar resurfacing, IADVL Academy, New Delhi 2020
  7. Midcuticon E-conference, New Delhi, India 2020
  8. SARCD 2019 conference, Pokhra, Nepal
  9. Workshop on Immunoblistering diseases and Botolinun Toxins SARCD 2019
  10. Workshop on Botulinum toxin SARCD 2019
  11. Teachers training, NMCTH 2018
  12. CME sunscreen, as a panelist, Kathmandu 2018
  13. CME Exercise, Quality health profession education, Pre analytical errors in clinical chemistry laboratory, Spine injury, Nerve conduction studies at Dept of physiology, Know your hospital microbiota, Acute kidney injury, NMCTH 2018, CME(12) NMCTH 2019
  14. Dermatology summit, as a panelist ,Kathmandu 2018
  15. DERMACON 2018, Kochin India
  16. International summit of Dermatology, Dubai 2018
  17. Workshop on problem based learning, NMCTH, Kathmandu 2017
  18. Research methodology workshop, NMCTH, Kathmandu 2016
  19. Aesthetic 2016, New Delhi India, 2016
  20. Hands on certificate course on Suturing,New Delhi, Aesthetics 2016
  21. Fellowship in Aesthetic medicine, New Delhi 2016
  22. CME, Eczema , Kathamndu,2014
  23. CME, Dermatosurgery, Kathmandu, 2016
  24. Clinical and Experimental Dermatology 2014, San Antonio, USA. Invited Speaker
  25. DERMACON 2013; Ahmedabad, India
  26. International congress of Dermatology 2013; New Delhi India
  27. SODVELONCON 2012 XI National Conference of Dermatologists, Venereologists &Leprologists of Nepal; Kathmandu (as scientific committee Chairman)
  28. SODVELONCON 2011, X National Conference of Dermatologists, Venereologists &Leprologists of Nepal; Dharan
  29. Botox (Hands on training) 2010; New Delhi
  30. Dermatosurgery update 2010; New Delhi
  31. Annual Cuticon 2009; New Delhi
  32. Mid Summer Cuticon 2009 North Zone; New Delhi
  33. Dermatopathology CME 2009; New Delhi
  34. Symposium: Neuronox international trials and experiences, 2009; New Delhi
  35. Round Table meeting on Elidel, 2009; New Delhi
  36. DERMACON 2009, 37th National Conference of IADVL (Indian Association ofDermatologists, Venereologists and Leprologists); Bangalore
  37. Symposium: Updates on retinoids, 2008; New Delhi
  38. DERMAZONE 2008, 1st Conference of North India Zone of IADVL; New Delhi
  39. SODVELONCON 2006, V National Conference of Dermatologists, Venereologists &Leprologists of Nepal; Kathmandu
  40. SODVELONCON 2005, IV National conference of the Society of Dermatologists,Venereologists & Leprologists



•    I.A.D.V.L. (Indian Association of Dermatologists, Venereologists & Leprologists): Life member

• D.S.I. (Dermatopathology Society of India): Life member

• S.O.D.V.E.L.O.N. (Society of Dermatologist and Venerologist of Nepal): Life Member

• I.L.D.S (International League of Dermatological Soceity) : Life member

• SARAD (South Asian Regional Association of Dermatologist) ; Life member