Dr. Prakash Shrestha, MD

Dr. Prakash Shrestha, MD

Family MedicineMaleAge 62

Accepting new patients

Dr. Prakash Shrestha, MD is a Family Medicine Specialist in Niles, MI. He is affiliated with medical facilities Lakeland Hospital, Niles and Lakeland Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Shrestha to book an appointment.

Locations

Lakeland Primary Care, Longmeadow

New Patient?
(269) 262-5164
Lakeland Primary Care, Longmeadow4 Longmeadow Village Dr Niles, MI 49120
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  • Explains Conditions Well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
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Dr. Shrestha's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shrestha

4.5

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What went well
  • Appointment scheduling (9)
  • Office environment (9)
  • Staff friendliness (9)
What could be improved
  • Didn't explain conditions well (1)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (1)
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions (1)
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Caring and helpful. Listens and not in a rush to get to the next person.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Jennifer – Jan 12, 2021
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I found Dr P to be thorough, professional and helpful. He took the time to ask questions, to listen and to provide advice and recommendations. I am pleased with the service provided by this doctor and the staff.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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M Wassell – Nov 11, 2020
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Did not know what to think about a new Dr. but after talking with him for better than 30 minutes found him very good with what he does he cares for people. He even invited to his home to ride horses. You don't find that with any Dr.
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Dec 19, 2019
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Dr. Shrestha is wonderful. Both of my children see him, he is always patient with them and explains things to them so that they understand. Highly recommend him!
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Dec 07, 2019
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Very personable! Enjoyed my visit! Here’s now our family doctor!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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Nov 28, 2019
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He is one Dr. That cares, he listens to me n I have gotten healthier because of him being incouraging,supportive,the best Dr. I've had in years, did recommend him n I have.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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Julie Jones – Nov 07, 2019
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Dr. Shrestha's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acidosis
  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Administrative Physical
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anemia
  • Animal Allergies
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anosmia
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asthma
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Ataxia
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bladder Infection
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Boil
  • Bronchitis
  • Bursitis
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cellulitis
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Cluster Headache
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Common Cold
  • Constipation
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dehydration
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dizziness
  • Dry Skin
  • Dyshydrotic Eczema
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Ear Ache
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Cosmetics
  • Emphysema
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Enteritis
  • Esophagitis
  • Essential Tremor
  • Excessive Menstrual Bleeding
  • Familial Hypercholesterolemia
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastroparesis
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Herpes Zoster Without Complication
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hives
  • Hydrocele
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypogonadism
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Immunization Administration
  • Insomnia
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Itchy Skin
  • Jock Itch
  • Joint Pain
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Migraine
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Nausea
  • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Nosebleed
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Overweight
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pediatric Obesity
  • Pediatric Overweight
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pharyngitis
  • Pilonidal Cyst Removal
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Plantar Wart
  • Pneumonia
  • Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyuria
  • Proteinuria
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rash
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Ringworm
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Shingles
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Strep Throat
  • Stye
  • Tension Headache
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Throat Pain
  • Thyroid Goiter
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Tinnitus
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Tremor
  • Urinary Hesitancy
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Vertigo
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Viral Infection
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Warts
  • Wellness Examination
  • Wheezing
  • Yeast Infections

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(269) 262-5164

Dr. Shrestha accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
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Cigna HMO
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About Me

Care Philosophy

I find it very rewarding to work in a profession where I get to help keep people healthy and offer advice to those who need it. I enjoy helping my patients...Read more

Biography

Prakash Shrestha, MD, has decades of primary care experience in the U.S. and across the globe. He started his medical training at the Universidad de Montemorelos,...Read more

Specialties

  • Family Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

Blank Chldns Hosp
Fellowship Hospital

Languages

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Nepali
  • Spanish

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Prakash Shrestha, MD?

Click here to schedule an appointment online. New patients can also call (269) 262-5164, and for other questions, call (269) 684-6000.

Does Dr. Prakash Shrestha, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Shrestha has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Prakash Shrestha, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Prakash Shrestha, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Shrestha's profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Prakash Shrestha, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Prakash Shrestha, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Shrestha frequently treats Viral Infection, Acute Upper Respiratory Infection, and Tobacco Use Disorder. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Shrestha treats.

Where is Dr. Prakash Shrestha, MD's office located?

Dr. Shrestha's office is located at 4 Longmeadow Village Dr, Niles, MI 49120. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Prakash Shrestha, MD speak?

Dr. Shrestha speaks Nepali, Spanish, and Hindi. View profile to see all.

Affiliated Hospitals

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

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Lakeland Hospital, Niles

Niles, MI

10 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)

Lakeland Medical Center

Saint Joseph, MI

72% Patient Experience Rating, 3% higher than the national average

10 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)