Profile

Dr. Parag Karki

Consultant Cardiologist

OPD SCHEDULE

Sunday - Friday
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM

Professional Journey

WORK EXPERIENCE

Medical Officer in Nepal Army: 2006-2011

  • Served at Shree Birendra Hospital.
  • Commanded field ambulances (No 3, 18, 19, and 22).
  • Senior Medical Officer for Level 1 Hospital in UNIFIL, Lebanon.
  • Worked as Medical Officer at Level 1 Hospital in MINUSTAH, Haiti.

Residency in Internal Medicine: 2011-2014

  • Completed 36 months of residency.
  • Rotations in Internal Medicine, Cardiology, Nephrology, Neurology, Hepatology, Gastroenterology,  Anesthesia and critical care, and more.
  • Multiple hospitals including Bir Hospital, Patan Hospital, Shree Birendra Hospital.

Internist (General Physician): 2014-2017

  •  Worked at Shree Birendra Hospital.
  •  Specialized in Nephrology and General Medicine.
  •  Led diabetes clinic and performed various procedures.
  •  Worked in endoscopy and cardiac procedures.

Senior Resident Cardiology: 3 years

  • Worked at Bir Hospital and Shahid Gangalal National Heart Centre.
  • Experience in various cardiac units, including pediatric and electrophysiology.
  • Conducted non-invasive diagnostic procedures and managed cardiac patients.

Consultant Cardiologist: Since 2021

  •  At Shree Birendra Hospital, Blue Cross Hospital, Clinic ONE, Vayodha Hospital.
  • Incharge of Cardiology Unit, Non-Invasive Center, and Cath Lab.
  • Conducting over 3000 consultations annually.
  • Running Non-invasive cardiac lab and Cath Lab.
  • Performing coronary procedures, pacemaker insertions, and more.

Teaching Experience: 2014-2022

  • Lecturer of Medicine at Nepal Army Institute of Health Sciences.
  • Promoted to Associate Professor in 2022.

EDUCATION & TRAINING

  • Secondary School: Birendra Sainik Awasiya Mahavidhyalaya, Bhaktapur, 1998.
  • High School: Siddhartha Residential College, Guntur, AP, India. 2000
  • MBBS: done in full paid scholarship in Armed Forces Medical College, Pune, Maharastra, India. 2005.
  • MD Internal Medicine: done in full paid scholarship in National Academy of Medical Sciences, Bir Hospital, Kathmandu. 2014.
  • DM Cardiology: done in full paid scholarship in National Academy of Medical Sciences, Bir Hospital and Shahid Gangalal National Heart Center, 2020.
  • Medical Trainings: Emergency Room Trauma Course from ICRC, ACLS during residency training, Acute Cardiac Care Workshop. Have attended various contemporary seminars pertinent to various fields of Internal Medicine and Cardiology.

AWARDS INFORMATION

  • Thesis on Cardiac Abnormalities in Organophosphate Poisoning                            DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.2.36515.68642
  • Case Report: Carbon Monoxide Poisoning with Neurological Symptoms                       DOI: 10.3126/Mjsbh.V14i2.14912
  • SGNHC-STEMI-Registry: Study on ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction
    DOI: 10.3126/Njh.V17i1.2879\
  • Predictive Capacity of ACEF Score for Mortality and Kidney Injury in PCI Patients      DOI: 10.3126/njh.v17i2.32674 (Awarded best original article 2021)
    • Comparison of Coronary Artery Disease in Diabetes vs. Non-Diabetes                           DOI: 10.3126/njh.v17i2.3267

    • Meta-Analysis of SGLT-2 Inhibitors in Heart Failure

    • Study: Willingness of Medical and Nursing Students to Volunteer during COVID-19    DOI: 10.1016/j.amsu.2021.103056

    • Outbreak Investigation of Varicella Zoster among Military Personnel                            DOI: 10.31729/jnma.7440

    • Intrapericardial Antibiotics and Fibrinolysis for Acute Purulent Pericarditis                  DOI: 10.3126/njh.v20i1.55194

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