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Deputy Medical Director

13 Jan

Dr Yub Raj Kharel has been appointed as the Deputy Medical Director by the hospital board, held on 21st December 2016. Dr Kahrel has been employed ...

ICAP course by Matron

13 Jan

Mrs Meena Gurung, the Metron of NOH, has successfully concluded and passes ICCP course, prepared by Amrita Istitute of Medical Science (AIMS). The ...

camp News

13 Jan

Bajura Camp

DR Yubraj Kharel, NOH DMD and the chief Admin Officer Mr Shyam Rupakheti ,has concluded the pre-visit for the up coming B...

Dr Katrin Heagan awarded

12 Jan

 Dr  Katrin Hagen, the renowed Swiss hand surgeon, has been awarded with the Swiss National Award on 8th Jan 2017 amidst an official cere...

Visit by NMU delegates from China

5 Dec

 A team of distinguished faculty members from Nanjing Medical University (NMU) has visited NOH on 4th December. Various aspects of symbiotic a...

Newly Completed NOH Projects

28 Nov


NOH now has a brand new RO system installed and has already become operational. The water it produced has been ...

Projects underway 1

28 Nov

 A brand new fully Automatic Biochemistry Analyser will be a new addition to our Laboratory. The machine is an Italian made and  is capab...

Projects Underway 2

28 Nov

 As a part of beautifying the hospital premises, 'Door-Door-Beautification' project has been launched. Prliminary planning and designing has b...

HOPE- Hospital Preparedness for Emergency

25 Nov

 NOH is participating in the HOPE training program for Satellite Hospitals. The 4 day long training was organised by Save The Children from 25...

Arthroplasty Camp by OP Walk Chicago

24 Nov

 24 cases were successfully operated by the Operation Walk Chicago (OWC), led by Dr David Stullberg and Dr Victoria Brander from 14 Nov to 19t...

Taplejung Surgical Camp

23 Nov

 A comprehensive surgical camp was held in Taplejung from 6-10 Nov . The team was led by Dr Kailash K Bhandari, an  NOH orthopaedic surge...

Updates till 18th June

18 Jun
We are now almost back to n...

11th June Updates

11 Jun

Things are looking more normal now. We have 81 earthquake patients, in total NOH has 32 patients in the wards and 49 are in the NOH-MSF ward. There...

6th June Updates

6 Jun

We have moved most of the patients inside the hospital. Most tents have been dismantled and stored. We have 52 patients...

1st June Update

1 Jun

Friday was Republic day for us ( very low key) and Saturday was another public holiday. After a month many people had a...

29th May Update

29 May

The number of earthquake victims to be treated are more or less coming to a halt except for the occasional one or two c...

Old Town Visits

27 May


We made a visit to "Saankhu", an old Newar town dating back to the...

Tewa supporting NOH

27 May

Today we revisited Nepal Orthopaedic Hospital in Jorpati, Kathmandu. Almost a month ago, while the hospital...

Posted by Tewa on Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Update - 26th May

26 May

We are not seeing any more new earthquake victims. We are doing less number of earthquake surgeries too. We are now exp...

Repair - A Work in Progress

24 May

This has been one month since the great earthquake struck the unwary Nepali population of the central and eastern regio...

Working with the aftershocks

21 May

We are now seeing more regular patients than earthquake victims. The OR and the general ward on the ground floor are be...

20th May Planning & Updates

20 May

We plan to keep our Field Hospital running for at least one week. Medicines sans Frontierre has undertaken the task of ...


17 May

The Field OR has been very busy. All surgeries are being done there for the moment. We plan to keep it running for at l...

16th May Updates

16 May

NOH patients are still housed in the different areas of the Field Hospital. The bulk of the patients are housed in the big WFP ten...

Field OR

15 May

Today the rest of the Operation Walk members are leaving except one photographer who will stay behind.

Health Cluster Meeting

15 May

Dr. Anil Bahadur Shrestha and Shyam Rupakheti represented NOH, along with aid worker Marc Van Wynsberghe, at the Health...

Days without much to say

14 May

The pictures will speak for themselves. We have lined up seven surgeries today in the ER. Hope we can finish them up. W...

The day after the second blow

13 May

Wednesday May 13th was a very long day for us. Long faces for the surgeons and the people who were getting things done....

7.3M blow!!!

12 May

May 12th was a superfine day in the beginning. The physiotherapy section was being vacated of patients to run normal physio services. The reception...

10th May Update

10 May

The surgeries are going on smoothly. There are lesser number of Earthquake victims coming and more of our regular OPD patients com...

2 weeks later

9 May

The relief for earthquake victims is going on smoothly. Yesterday we saw the arrival of the team led by Dr. Brander and today we saw a team from Un...

Days towards normalcy

6 May

Things are a lot smoother except we are still getting more patients. The previously operated patients who are now in stable condition are being dis...

Smooth Day

5 May

Fewer people are coming for treatment now related to earthquake injury. Most are referred cases and because of media co...

NOH on Disaster Relief Mission

4 May

We had information that near the Nepal Tibet border just north east of Kathmandu just under the Ganesh Himal, there is ...

Hectic 4th of May

4 May

We had a hectic day today. Lots of activity. 65 new patients were seen. 9 new patients were admitted. 2 were discharged...

3rd May Report

3 May

A few more aftershocks today. The evening one after five pm was a jolt of 4.9 on the Richter scale. Kathmandu has seen ...

One Week After

2 May

A few aftershocks today. Nothing serious except at around 3:00pm a 5+Richter scale aftershock occurred in Barpak village in Gorkha, the original ep...

Labor Day Efforts

1 May

May, 1st 2015

A small program was organized to honour dead and wounded by staff by holding a minute silence during International Labour Day...

Nepal Earthquake : The after effects

30 Apr

April 30th 2015, things are coming back to normal now. Aftershocks are less frequent. NIne to ten aftershocks with Magnitude just over 4 to 4.7. Tr...

Press release April 29th 2015

29 Apr

Nepal Orthopaedic Hospital has been actively treating the earthquake victims with orthopaedic injuries since the very moment the disastrous earthqu...

Day 03, The Tragedy : Nepal Earthquake

28 Apr

April 27th had less powerful aftershocks and NOH field hospital was running smoothly. Morning meeting was held quickly and surgery ...

Nepal Earthquake : Sankhu

28 Apr

We took a tour of Saankhu, an old Newar town of considerable heritage value. It served as a trading post in the medievil ages as a trade post betwe...

Day 02, The Tragedy : Nepal Earthquake

27 Apr

April 26th was quieter with only moderate jolts of aftershocks. Whole team of doctors and nurses and paramedics came in for regular work.


Day 01, The Tragedy : Nepal Earthquake

26 Apr

The earthquake struck at 11:58 am on Saturday, April 25 2015. There was violent shaking like never before ever. The Magnitude 7.8 earthquake lasted...


7 May

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Free Orthopaedic Surgical Health Camp at Taplejung

26 Apr

Free Orthopaedic Surgical Health Camp


22 Nov

Nov 20, 2012

RI president Sakuji Tanaka and his first lady visited NOH and he was welcomed by hospital staffs including chairman, Medical D...

Hand Over of ICU Ventilator, Monitor and Pumps

23 Sep

Rotary Club of lalitpur and Rotary Club of Mt. Baker, USA on Wednesday donated ICU equipment worth US$ 26,196 to Nepal Orthopedic. In the function ...

14 year of success

17 Aug

14th Anniversary 

Nepal orthopaedic hospital has completed its 14 year of service. NOH is giving service to the  ...

TKR Surgery camp 2012 at NOH

14 Jul


Operation Walk Chicago has been conducting Total Knee ...

Ex-Prime Minister Madhav Kumar Nepal visit NOH

7 Jan

Ex-Prime Minister Madhav Kumar Nepal visit the hospital to see a patient on January 06, 2012 Friday.


Foot and Ankle Surgery Camp 2011

30 Dec
The Healing the Children, USA medical mission came to Nepal Orthopaedic Hospital and held a five day foot and ankle super-specialized  surg...

Completion of Special General Ward

30 Dec

The construction for a new 26 bedded male and female special general ward has been completed and patients for foot and ankle surgery were admitte...

Walk for Disability Awareness Programme

29 Dec

With a theme of “Together for a better world for all: Including persons with disabilities in development” The Nepal Orthopaedic Ho...


4 Dec

The Sagarmatha General Ward was officially inaugurated by Rt. Honorable President Dr. Ram Baran Yadav on December 3rd 2011. The presiden...


21 Nov

A team of 33 orthopaedic surgeons, anaesthetists, physicians, physiotherapists, instrumentists and nurses came to Nepal Orthopaedic Hospital to co...

Staff Nurse Result of Interview Examination held on 2068/06/13

4 Nov

Staff Nurse Result of Interview Examination held on 2068 Ashwin 13


Fund-raising Dinner at Gokarna Forest Resort

12 Sep

Mr. Ang Tshering Sherpa, Chairman of Yeti Group of Companies had organized the fund-raising dinner to support NOH on September 9th 2011 at Gokarna ...

TKR and THR surgery camp 2011 at NOH

9 Sep

 Operation Walk Chicago, a US medical mission is going to hold a Total Hip Replacement (THR) surgery camp at NOH from November 15-22, 2011. Al...

100% safe drinking water Treatment Plant

15 Aug

The Japanese water treatment plant was donated to our hospital as a matching grant project (MG# 70299) by Rotary foundation in conjunction with the...

SIGN Surgeries in NOH

15 Aug

SIGN surgeries have been started in this hospital from August 11, 2003. Till the end of August, 2011, 670 SIGN surgeries have been done at the Nepa...