UC Davis Medical Group - Elk Grove
9390 Bighorn Blvd.
Elk Grove, CA 95758
UC Davis Medical Group - Davis (West Covell Boulevard)
2660 W. Covell Blvd.
Davis, CA 95616
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Philosophy of Care
Dr. Timilsina educates, supports, and encourages patients and their families to be involved in all aspects of their care throughout the continuum. He treats patients, families, and colleagues with dignity and values their diversity.
Dr. Timilsina is a rheumatologist offering service for adult patients with various rheumatologic conditions such as rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, gout, vasculitis, and inflammatory muscle disease. He also utilizes musculoskeletal ultrasound to diagnose and treat rheumatologic diseases.
When not working, he enjoys spending time with his wife and son. He is also a sports fanatic and enjoys watching games in his free time.
Rheumatology, Allergy and Clinical Immunology
M.B.B.S., Nepal Medical College, Kathmandu, Nepal 2006
Internship: Internal Medicine, MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital of Maryland, Baltimore MD 2010-2011
Internal Medicine, MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital of Maryland, Baltimore MD 2011-2013
Rheumatology, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha NE 2016-2018
American Board of Internal Medicine,
American Board of Internal Medicine, Rheumatology, 2018
American College of Physicians
American College of Rheumatology
American Medical Association
Nepal Medical Association
Honors and Awards
Fellows Scholarship, Ultrasound School or North American Rheumatologists (USSONAR), 2017
Department of Internal Medicine Quality Improvement Development Award, 2017
Fellows-in-Training Annual Meeting Scholarship, American College of Rheumatology 2016, 2017,
Fellows-in-Training State-of-the Art Clinical Symposium Scholarship, American College of Rheumatology, 2017
Finalist, Outstanding PGY-3 Resident, MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital of Maryland, 2013
Best Government Employee of Ramechhap District, Nepal, 2008
Honors in Anatomy and Biochemistry, 2002
Nepal Government Scholarship to study Medicine, 2000
Select Recent Publications
Timilsina S, Brittan K, O’Dell JR, Brophy M, Davis-Karim A, Henrie A, Neogi T, Newcomb J, Palevsky PM, Pillinger MH, Pittman D, Taylor TH, Wu H, Mikuls T. Design and Rationale for the Veterans Affairs Cooperative Study Program 594 Comparative Effectiveness in Gout: Allopurinol vs. Febuxostat Trial. Contemp Clin Trials. 2018 May;(68):102-108. PMID: 29597007