Dr. Dan Bishwakarma, MD

Dr. Dan Bishwakarma, MD

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Age 53
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Dr. Dan Bishwakarma, MD is a family medicine specialist in Alexandria, VA and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from Tribhuvan University in 1994 and specializes in family medicine.Read his story

8101 Hinson Farm Rd Ste 208

Alexandria, VA 22306

Contact Information

(703) 429-0846

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Dr. Bishwakarma's Experience

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  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Bishwakarma's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Bishwakarma "Dr. Dan Bishwakarma is a board-certified family physician at Prime Medical Care, LLC, serving residents living in the Alexandria, Virginia area. He earned his M. B., B. S. (Bachelor in Medicine and Bachelor in Surgery) degree from Tribhuvan University, Nepal. He completed his residency in Family Medicine at the Wyckoff Heights Medical Center, New York, affiliated with Cornell University, in June 2008. He served as a chief resident in the last year of his residency. His residency training in the metropolitan environment of New York City and work experience soon after have given him the knowledge and skillset required to manage a wide variety of illnesses in a diverse patient population. He is currently practicing in Alexandria, VA providing primary and immediate care to the surrounding D.C. Metro areas. At Prime Medical Care LLC, Dr. Bishwakarma places a strong emphasis on disease prevention and health promotion. To prevent illness, he encourages his patients to participate in annual comprehensive physical exams and periodic health checkups. He promotes health screening based on each patient's individual personal history, family history, and risk factors. To promote health, he provides education on healthy habits such as exercise, good nutrition, smoking cessation and stress management. He treats a variety of chronic medical conditions including but not limited to: Diabetes High blood pressure High cholesterol Thyroid disease Asthma Chronic bronchitis Acid reflux Depression/anxiety Arthritis In addition, he also treats patients who need immediate care like: Allergies Flu Acute sinusitis Strep throat Ear infections Acute bronchitis Pneumonia UTIs & STIs He's very experienced as to when to refer patients to emergency care facilities and/or specialists where they can receive the level of care they need. Through social media, his patients say Dr. Bishwakarma is a very efficient and knowledgeable doctor with excellent bedside manner. Personally, Dr. Bishwakarma is a family oriented person. He has been married for nearly 25 years. He has a very supportive wife and three wonderful children: two sons and one daughter. He loves to listen to music, read and spend time with his family when he is not working. He strongly believes that good family support is essential to cope with illnesses and to be healthy."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Bishwakarma "To improve our patients? health through compassionate, comprehensive and excellent care."

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

125  Conditions Treated

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13  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Physical Examination
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Tribhuvan University
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Wyckoff Heights Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bishwakarma has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Nepali
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bishwakarma's Reviews

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4.7

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My doctor Dan Bishwarkarma is an excellent doctor. He is professional, patient and explains everything in detail so that I can understand what I need to do and/or specialists that I need to see. I have 100% faith in him to give me the care and guidance I need to appropriately manage my health.
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Elaine in Alexandria – Feb 20, 2018
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Dr. Dan is extremely kind and professional. I was impressed with the attentiveness he dedicated to responding to my questions. His staff is also very effective and wait times were reasonable. Definitely recommend.
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Nathan in Alexandria, VA – Jan 01, 2018
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Great doctor. Listens to his patients' issues and addresses their concerns accurately. Shows compassion.
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Woodbridge, VA – Mar 24, 2017
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Excellent bedside manner. Attentive to patient's requests. Great doctor!
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Alexandria, VA – Mar 24, 2017
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What a wonderful doctor and human being. I've been seeing Dr. Bishwakarma for years (I've lost count). His staff is just as great as he is (Hi Judy!!). Caring and knowledgable. I drive 1.5 hours each way for my appointments, which can be longer because of the awful DC area traffic. I won't see...Read More
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Jamil in Waldorf, MD – Mar 10, 2017
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