DOCTOR'S Profile
ABOUT Dr. Ashish Kumar Bhattarai

Nepal Medical Council registration Number: 10195

Council Permanent registration date: 2013-2-26 AD

Dhumbarahi-4 Kathmandu, Nepal
DOB: 7thApril 1986               Age: 35

Phone: +977 9851085903,



MDBA (Masters Diploma in Business Administration – Dual specialization)

Pharma Business management and Pharma marketing

Year of course completion: 2019 AD, IIPM

MD Pharmacology (College of Medical Sciences, Kathmandu University)

Year of course completion: 2017 A.D.

Bachelor in Dental Surgery (BDS) (PDCH, TU)

Under full Scholarship awarded by Ministry of education, Nepal Government

Year of completion: 2010 A.D.

Dr. Ashish Kumar Bhattarai
NMC Number

Bachelor in Dental Surgery (BDS) (PDCH, TU)

Under full Scholarship awarded by Ministry of education, Nepal Government

MD Pharmacology (College of Medical Sciences, Kathmandu University)

Year of course completion: 2017 A.D



  1. First Author:  Use of Statins as Lipid Lowering Agent in Hypercholesterolemia in a Tertiary Care Hospital: A Descriptive Cross-sectional Study. Journal of Nepal Medical Association, 58(232).
  2. First author: Literature Review: “Ethno medicinal and pharmacological importance of glycyrrhiza glabra”. Book: “Wild plants: the treasure of natural healers”. Chapter 17. 2020: CRC press, USA.
  3. Editorial: COVID-19: Impacts, Challenges and Opportunities in Nepalese Dentistry.

JNDA | Vol. 20 No. 1 Issue 30 Jan-Jun 2020.

  1. First author: Knowledge, attitude and practice of self-medication among medical students during exam time. A test of irrational drug use by medical students”
  2. Author: Self-medication in Primary Dysmenorrhea among Medical and Nursing Undergraduate Students of   a Tertiary Care Hospital:  A Descriptive Cross-sectional Study. J Nepal Med Assoc 2021;59(238): 537-41
  3. Author: Prevalence of micro albuminuria and its association with glycemic control in type 2 diabetes patients: a cross sectional study at Kathmandu medical college; Journal of Chitwan medical college. 2019;9(27);2-7


  1. Presented in the topic ”Clinical importance of medicinal plant Glycyrrhiza glabra” organized by the Society of Pharmacological Association of Nepal(SOPON) on 27th September 2019
  2. Participated and presented in the theme “prevention of children oral disease at Shanghai, China on August 28 2019.
  3. Presented a research paper at international conference on 4th July 2018 at International Symposium on Interdisciplinary Approaches to Biological application (ISIABA- 2018) entitled: comparative study of two anti-depressant drugs Escitalopram and Mirtazapine.
  4. Presenter and trainer of 2 days program “Workshop and training for medical representatives” held on 26th and 27th April 2017 at Sauraha for Madras pharmaceuticals
  5. Presented in the topic titled “ Pain management in general dental practice:” CME on Pain management organized by NDA – Chitwan 27th Feb 2016

Participation / Trainings/ Involvements

  1. Member editorial board of Journal of Nepal Dental Association (JNDA) 2019-2020
  2. Completion of E- learning titled “Pain management”, Completion of E- learning titled “ Drug management for breathlessness”, Completion of E-learning titled “ Communication skills in young people” 21st August 2020
  3. Participated in an International conference and presented in “Prevention of Children Oral Diseases” on August 28th 2019 at Shanghai, China.
  4. Participated and completed workshop on scientific journal manuscript preparation organized by Journal of Kathmandu medical College (JKMC)
  5. Completed training of trainers course conducted by Nepal Medical council held on 16th and 17th may 2019 and became a certified trainer in the mandatory module “Rational Use of Drugs
  6. Completion of ISPOR distant learning module entitled “Introduction to Pharmacoeconomics” March 6 2018
  7. Participated Teachers training from 11-15 Dec 2017 organized by medical education department of Kathmandu medical college
  8. Participated in consultation workshop on revision of Nepalese National Formulary held on 8-9 Dec 2017 at Kathmandu organized by Department of Drug Administration, Ministry of Health.
  9. Basic Life support training : 1st October 2016 by Nepal life support foundation
  10. Management of Dento-facial emergencies and workshop training by Nepal Dental Association
  11. Research and publication training – 6 weeks course by Author Aid 2015 A.D
  12. Management of sleep Apnea 1st June 2013 by Geelong sleep therapy center Melbourne, Australia
  13. Orientation program on tobacco cessation 3rdJuly 2012 organized by Ministry of health and population


Research Interest:

  1. Clinical Pharmacology
  2. Clinical trials
  3. Pharmacoeconomics
  4. Pharmacognosy

Medical Education