Trotting down the memory lane

  • Ishwar Lohani Department of Plastic SurgeryInstitute of Medicine,Tribhuvan University


Born on 1962 at Kamaladi, Kathmandu, Prof Ishwar Lohani completed School Leaving Certificatefrom St. Xavier’s School. Lalitpur. followed by Senior Cambridge ‘O’ Level from CambridgeUniversity 1980 and Proficiency Certificate Level from Amrit Science Campus. 1984.He did B. Muse. (Sangeet Prabhakar) in Tabala from Kalanidhi Sangit Manavidyalaya underPrayag Sangit Samiti, Allahabad. 1983.He completed M.B.B.S Degree from Madurai Medical College under Madurai Kamaraj University,Madurai, Tamilnadu, India. 1991 and MS General Surgery from PGIMER, Chandigarh, India.1994.After completion of M.Ch. Plastic Surgery from PGIMER, Chandigarh, India in 1997, he workedinitially as a Senior Medical Officer for few months and later as Senior Resident in the Dept. ofSurgery, Chandigarh Medical College. He completed fellowship in Plastic Surgery as PSEFInternational fellow from University of Southern California, Los Angeles and California PacificMedical Center, San Francisco May 2001 to Feb 2002 under Dr. Randy Sherman and Dr. BryantToth. He later did fellowship in Plastic Surgery through the Scottish Foundation for Surgery inNepal at St. John’s Hospital, Livingstone and Canniesburn Hospital Glasgow, England from Jan 17,2003 to Feb 28, 2003 under Dr. Auf Quaba and Dr. David Soutar.Presently working as Professor and Head of Department , Dept. of Plastic Surgery andBurns at the T.U. Teaching Hospital, Maharajgunj, Kathmandu, Nepal. He has been involved in thetraining of MBBS, MS (General Surgery) and MCh Plastic sugery graduates at the MaharajgungMedical Campus.He served as the President of the International College of Surgeons (ICS) Nepal Section; GeneralSecretary of Association of Plastic Surgeons of Nepal (APSON). He has been member of Societyof Surgeons of Nepal since 1996 and has contributed a lot in the activities of the society. He haspresented in numerous National and International conferences and has numerous publications ininternational and national journals as well. He served as the Chief Editor of the Journal of Societyof Surgeons of Nepal 2008 – 2014.
How to Cite
LOHANI, Ishwar. Trotting down the memory lane. Journal of Society of Surgeons of Nepal (JSSN), [S.l.], v. 20, n. 2, p. 1-3, july 2018. ISSN 2392-4772. Available at: <>. Date accessed: 23 may 2019.