CONTACT INFORMATIONBIOGRAPHYCREDENTIALSAWARDSPUBLICATIONSKriti Thapa, M.D., M.P.H.Contact InformationPhone NumbersOffice: (585) 275-4912A member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty GroupgroupAn Accountable Health PartnerassignmentAccepting New PatientsLocationsUniversity of Rochester Medical CenterSchool of Medicine and Dentistry601 Elmwood Ave, Box MED/HMDRochester, NY 14642Faculty AppointmentsSenior Instructor - Department of Medicine , Hospital Medicine (SMD) Patient Care SettingHospital MedicineBiographyProfessional BackgroundDr. Kriti Thapa spent her formative years in Nepal, the Netherlands and New York City. She was part of the Rochester Early Medical Scholars combined B.A./B.S.-M.D. program at the University of Rochester, where she received her undergraduate degree in Biology, with a cluster in Epidemiology and M.D. degree with Distinction in Research and Community Health. She obtained her M.P.H. degree, with concentrations in Epidemiology and Biostatistics, at the CUNY School of Public Health in New York City. Dr. Thapa completed her residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Rochester Medical Center. Additionally, she has presented her work on refugee health nationally, and is published in public health and medical journals, which includes research on transitions of care, preventative and quality improvement strategies to combat the opioid epidemic and neurocysticercosis. She is now a hospitalist within the Department of Medicine and aims to deliver high value, compassionate and culturally competent care to all of our patients.CredentialsEducation2018MD | University of Rochester School of Medicine & DentistryPost-doctoral Training & Residency06/25/2019 - 06/24/2021Residency in Internal Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center06/25/2018 - 06/24/2019Internship in Internal Medicine at University of Rochester Medical CenterAwards23rd Annual Resident Poster Day 1st Place, Research/QILocation: URMCNew York Society of Addiction Medicine (NYSAM) Residency Competition Winner 2019Location: New York, NYRaphael Dolin Resident Research Award 2021Location: URMCClass of 1996 Community Service Award 2018Location: URMCVIEW ALL expand_morePublicationsJournal Articles12/2020Train MK, Patel N, Thapa K, Pasho M, Acquisto NM. "Dispensing a Naloxone Kit at Hospital Discharge: A Retrospective QI Project." The American journal of nursing.. 2020 Dec 0; 120(12):48-52. 2/1/2018Thapa K, Romo ML, Carpio A, Leslie D, Andrews H, Hauser WA, Kelvin EA. "The effect of albendazole treatment on non-seizure outcomes in patients with symptomatic neurocysticercosis." Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene.. 2018 Feb 1; 112(2):73-80. 8/2017Thapa K, Kelvin EA. "Peer Victimization and Unhealthy Weight Control Behaviors-the Role of Intersecting Identities among New York City Youth." Journal of urban health : bulletin of the New York Academy of Medicine.. 2017 Aug 0; 94(4):506-513. VIEW ALL PUBLICATIONSClose WindowSchedule an appointment with Kriti Thapa, M.D., M.P.H.Please answer the following questions to help us find the right appointment for you.Important: If you believe that you have a medical or psychiatric emergency, please call 911 or go to the nearest hospital. This website is not intended for emergency care.Have you seen this provider in the last 2 years?YesNoExisting Patient Schedule or request a follow up appointment online through MyChart. If you do not have a MyChart account, please close this window and call the appointment phone number. Kriti Thapa, M.D., M.P.H. is currently scheduling for the following appointment type(s): Our policy does not permit patients to establish care with multiple providers within the same practice or specialty without prior approval. If you choose a new provider in the same office, we will cancel the appointment. Please contact the office directly with questions on this policy.