Dr. Monika Pokharel, MD

Hospital MedicineFemaleAge 45

Dr. Pokharel
Accepting new patients

Riverside Inpatient Internal Medicine

500 J Clyde Morris Blvd Newport News, VA 23601

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(757) 594-3580

Dr. Monika Pokharel, MD is a Hospital Medicine Specialist in Newport News, VA. She is affiliated with medical facilities Essentia Health St. Mary's - Detroit Lakes and Essentia Health-Fargo. She is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Pokharel to book an appointment.

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Dr. Pokharel's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Alcohol Withdrawal
  • Alkalosis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Angioedema
  • Animal Allergies
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anxiety
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asthma
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Avascular Necrosis
  • Back Pain
  • Bacterial Sepsis
  • Bedsores
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Bird Flu
  • Bladder Infection
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blepharitis
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Bronchitis
  • Bruise of Face, Scalp, or Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Restrictive
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Conn's Syndrome
  • Constipation
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Cough
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dizziness
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drug Withdrawal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Dysphagia
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Ear Ache
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Embolism
  • Emphysema
  • Endocarditis
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Enteritis
  • Epilepsy
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Essential Tremor
  • Excessive Menstrual Bleeding
  • Familial Hypercholesterolemia
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Food Allergy
  • Gallstones
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrojejunal Ulcer
  • Gastroparesis
  • Goiter
  • Gout
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis C
  • Herpes Zoster Without Complication
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Histoplasmosis
  • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
  • Hives
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypogammaglobulinemia
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Ileus
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Itchy Skin
  • Joint Pain
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Low Back Pain
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Malnutrition
  • Meningitis
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Migraine
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mobitz, Type 2, Heart Block
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Nausea
  • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Nosebleed
  • Orchitis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Otitis Media
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Pancreatitis
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pericarditis
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pharyngitis
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pneumonia
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Primary Biliary Cholangitis
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Prinzmetal Angina
  • Prostatitis
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Puncture Aspiration
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Second Degree Heart Block
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sepsis
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Shingles
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sick Sinus Syndrome
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Sinusitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Swine Flu
  • Third Degree Heart Block
  • Throat Pain
  • Thyroiditis
  • Thyrotoxicosis Factitia
  • TMJ
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Urinary Hesitancy
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Ventricular Fibrillation
  • Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Wheezing
  • Yeast Infections

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Dr. Pokharel accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
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Open Access Plus
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Dr. Pokharel's Reviews

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I loved her, trusted her and now I miss her terribly!!!!
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diane g in Detroit Lakes, MN – May 15, 2016
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About Me

Care Philosophy

As a physician, I have the privilege of caring for patients and their families and sharing in Essentia Health's mission of making a healthy difference in people's lives.

Specialties

  • Hospital Medicine

Board Certifications

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What are Dr. Monika Pokharel, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Pokharel frequently treats Hypokalemia , Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease, and Acidosis. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Pokharel treats.

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Dr. Pokharel's office is located at 500 J Clyde Morris Blvd, Newport News, VA 23601. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Riverside Inpatient Internal Medicine

Riverside Inpatient Int Medcn500 J Clyde Morris Blvd Newport News, VA 23601
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Practice

3000 32nd Ave S Fargo, ND 58103
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Pokharel is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Essentia Health St. Mary's - Detroit Lakes

Detroit Lakes, MN

79% Patient Experience Rating, 10% higher than the national average

Essentia Health-Fargo

Fargo, ND

76% Patient Experience Rating, 7% higher than the national average

5 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)