Jan. 9, 2024
16th liver transplantee who was 25-year-old boy from Saptari District has been discharged today from Shahid Dharma Bhakta National Transplant Centre, Bhaktapur on 13th post op day.
Transplant Surgeon, Dr. Pukar Chandra Shrestha had led the surgical team which
included Dr. Sapana Verma, Dr. Lalit Kumar Das, Dr. Roshan Ghimire, and Dr.
Rambabu Shah. The Anesthesiology and Critical Care team was led by Dr. Arati
Rai, Gastroenterology /Hepatology team by Dr. Shekhar Poudel, Radiology team by
Dr. Krishna Budathoki and Pathology Team Dr. Sabina Shrestha, Nursing team by
Pooja Koirala including OT Incharge Babita Lawaju and ICU Incharge Anita Karki,
Transplant Coordinators Tara Sandh, Sanisha Karki and team, which demonstrated unwavering
dedication from the initial evaluation to post-operative care.
Director and Lead Transplant Surgeon Dr. Shrestha attributed the success to
the collaborative efforts of the highly skilled medical team and the hospital's
advanced infrastructure. This achievement is showing hospital's capacity towards
self-sufficiency in Liver Transplantation.
outcome reinforces Shahid Dharmabhakta National Transplant Center's capacity for
excellence in liver transplantation which is leading liver and kidney
transplant centre in the country. The centre has so far performed 1179 kidney
Transplants and 16 Liver transplants till date.
Dharma Bhakta National Transplant Centre
January 9, 2024