MBBS (Institute of Medicine, Nepal), MD in General Practice (Institute of Medicine, Tribhuwan University, Nepal)

Dr. Shrestha, a Chief Consultant Medical Generalist at Curative Division of Ministry of Health began his career in 1979 as a Medical Officer at Bandipur Hospital. He worked as a Senior Medical Generalist at different hospitals in different districts such as Dhangadi, Sarlahi and Chitwan. He was appointed as a Consultant Medical Generalist at Bharatpur Hospital in 2004, and later as a Senior Consultant Medical Generalist at the same hospital. He was also a Senior Consultant Medical Generalist at the Mid-Western Regional Hospital from 2010 to 2013. He is a national trainer for a number of national level trailing courses for the  Ministry of Health like Post Abortion Care, Basic Emergency and Obstetric Care, Skilled Birth Attendant.