Nabin Shrestha, MD

216.444.8845

Nabin Shrestha, MD

Appointed: 2004

Nabin Shrestha, MD
Department: Infectious Disease
Location: Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Mail Code G21
9500 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44195
WorkAppointment:216.444.8845
Nabin Shrestha, MD
Department: Clinical Pathology
Location: Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Mail Code G21
9500 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44195
WorkAppointment:216.444.8845
Nabin Shrestha, MD
Department: Transplantation Center
Location: Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Mail Code G21
9500 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44195
WorkAppointment:216.444.8845
Nabin Shrestha, MD
Department: International Travel Clinic
Location: Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Mail Code G21
9500 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44195
WorkAppointment:216.444.8845
Surgeon:
No
Treats:
Adults Only

Biographical Sketch

Nabin K. Shrestha, MD, MPH, is a Staff Physician in the Department of Infectious Diseases, with joint appointments in the Section of Clinical Microbiology of the Department of Clinical Pathology and the Transplantation Center, at the main campus of Cleveland Clinic. He is also the Quality Review Officer for the Department of Infectious Diseases, and Director of the Community-based Parenteral Anti-infective Therapy (CoPAT) program.

He is certified as a Diplomate in Internal Medicine and Diplomate in Infectious Diseases by the American Board of Internal Medicine. He is also a Diplomate in Medical Microbiology, conferred by the American Board of Pathology.

Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Infectious Disease
Cleveland, OH USA
2002
Residency - University of Illinois at Chicago Hospitals
Internal Medicine
Chicago, IL USA
1999
Internship - University of Illinois at Chicago Hospitals
Internal Medicine
Chicago, IL USA
1997
Medical School - Maulana Azad Medical College, University of Delhi
New Delhi India
1994

Certifications

  • Internal Medicine- Infectious Disease
  • Internal Medicine
  • Anatomic & Clinical Pathology- Medical Microbiology

Specialty Interests

mycobacterial infections, tropical infectious diseases, infective endocarditis

Awards & Honors

  • Fellow, American College of Physicians
  • Fellow, Infectious Diseases Society of America
  • Fellow, College of American Pathologists
  • 2010 Innovator Award, Cleveland Clinic
  • Outstanding Innovator, Medicine Institute, Cleveland Clinic, 2011 

Additional Training

  • Master of Public Health, Cleveland State University, Cleveland, Ohio

Innovations & Patents

Differentiation of MRSA and MSSA by flow cytometry

Memberships

  • American College of Physicians
  • Infectious Diseases Society of America
  • College of American Pathologists
  • American Society for Microbiology
  • Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America

Treatment & Services

  • Infectious Disease Consultation

Specialty in Diseases and Conditions

  • Cardiac Device Infections
  • Cardiac Implantable Electronic Device Infection
  • Endocarditis
  • Eosinophilia
  • Fungal Infections
  • General Infectious Diseases
  • Granulomatous Infections
  • Infective Endocarditis
  • International Travel Related Preparation And Diseases
  • Malaria
  • MRSA (Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus)
  • Mycobacterial Infections
  • Staphylococcus Aureus Infections
  • Tetanus
  • Tropical Diseases
  • Tuberculosis

Industry Relationships

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Nepali
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