Abbal Koirala M.B.B.S. Accepting new patients

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Kidney care (nephrology)


English, Hindi, Nepali


Dr. Koirala is a board certified nephrologist and acting instructor in the Division of Nephrology.

Dr. Koirala is currently doing bench research in understanding the factors involved in maintaining the integrity of filters of the kidneys (glomeruli) in health and disease states.

Dr. Koirala is from Kathmandu, Nepal. He earned his bachelor’s degree in medicine & surgery (MBBS) from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan in 2008. Between 12/2009-3/2011, he worked as research assistant in Multiple Myeloma in the Division of Hematology/ Oncology at Weill Cornell Medical College, NYC. He joined Saint Francis Hospital of Evanston, IL as an intern and resident in internal medicine (6/2011-6/2014). He then worked as an academic hospitalist at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA from 6/2014-6/2016. He then moved to Seattle for Nephrology Fellowship, which he completed in 6/2018.

Dr. Koirala is board certified in internal medicine and nephrology and is an active member of American Society of Nephrology.

Personal Interests

In his free time, Dr. Koirala enjoys running, mindfulness meditation, hiking, and reading. 
Kidney Care & Transplantation Services at UW Medical Center

Kidney Care & Transplantation Services at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St. Seattle, WA 98195


Cancer care (pancreas), Kidney care (nephrology), Transplant surgery

King Edward Medical College

Medical Education, 2003

UW - Division of Nephrology

Fellowship, Nephrology

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Teaching Appointment

St. Francis Hospital of Evanston

Residency, Internal Medicine

St. Francis Hospital of Evanston

Internship, Internal Medicine

Mayo Hospital Lahore



Board Certifications
  • Internal Medicine, 2014, American Board of Internal Medicine