Suraj Timilsina, M.D.

Suraj Timilsina, M.D.

Specialties

Rheumatology, Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Title

  • Assistant Clinical Professor

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UC Davis Medical Group - Elk Grove

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9390 Bighorn Blvd.
Elk Grove, CA 95758
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UC Davis Medical Group - Davis (West Covell Boulevard)

2660 W. Covell Blvd.
Davis, CA 95616
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Primary Phone:
530-747-3000

Additional Phone Numbers

Clinic Fax: 916-478-0148
Clinic Fax: 530-753-1013
Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

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.

Clinical Interests

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. 

Division

Rheumatology, Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Center/Program Affiliation

UC Davis Medical Group

Education

M.B.B.S., Nepal Medical College, Kathmandu, Nepal 2006

Internship: Internal Medicine, MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital of Maryland, Baltimore MD 2010-2011

Residency

Internal Medicine, MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital of Maryland, Baltimore MD 2011-2013

Fellowships

Rheumatology, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha NE 2016-2018

Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine,

American Board of Internal Medicine, Rheumatology, 2018

Professional Memberships

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