Dr. Sashank Pokhrel, MD

Dr. Sashank Pokhrel, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
38 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Sashank Pokhrel, MD is a family medicine specialist in Detroit Lakes, MN. He specializes in family medicine and hospital medicine.

Essentia Health

1027 Washington Ave

Detroit Lakes, MN 56501
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • HealthPartners
  • Humana
  • Medica
  • Medicaid
  • Tricare
  • Ucare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Pokhrel's Experience

Dr. Pokhrel's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

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2  Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Hospital Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

Background Check

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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 data for Dr. Pokhrel is unavailable at this time.

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pokhrel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pokhrel's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pokhrel to family and friends
1 review (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (1)

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Dr. Pokhrel's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Wouldn't see Dr pokhrel again don't take the time to explain things to you :( he Is so quick and only spends 20 minutes with you and he can be rude.
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