Punya Dahal, M.D.
Dr. Punya Dahal provides patient care exclusively for hospitalized patients at Faith Regional Health Services. As a hospitalist, Dr. Dahal works closely with a patient’s primary care physician, surgeon, specialist, nurses and other medical professionals in managing the care of a patient at the hospital.
Dr. Dahal is originally from Nepal in the foothill of the Himalayas. He graduated in 2013 from Tribhuvan University in Nepal and moved to New York in 2016 and completed his internal medicine residency program from Mount Sinai St. Luke’s Roosevelt hospital program in 2019. He is a member of the American College of Physicians, American Board of Internal Medicine and the American Medical Association.
He has an active interest in mountain medicine and high altitude sickness and he did his Diploma in mountain medicine (DIMM) from EURAC Institute of Mountain Emergency Medicine, Italy in 2015. He is also interested in high-value care in medicine and completed “Future Leaders Program, High-Value Practice Academic Alliance” from Johns Hopkins Institute. His other hobbies/interests are running, hiking, trekking, biking and soccer.
Medical School: Tribhuvan University Institute of Medicine, Kathmandu, Nepal
Internship and Residency: Mount Sinai St. Luke’s West, New York, NY