Nicole Niquille Hospital

Pasang Lhamu – Nicole Niquille Hospital,Lukla has remained a critical medical service provider for the region. It provides qualitative medical facilities to local community, trekkers and mountaineers and is well equipped with modern facilities. Lukla hospital is one of our major responsibilities towards the community especially in the health sector. The hospital is managed by Pasang Lhamu Mountaineering Foundation (Nepal) with technical and financial support from the Foundation Nicole Niquille Hospital Lukla (Switzerland).

Working areas of the hospital

The Pasang Lhamu – Nicole Niquille Hospital has been offering its services since 24 october 2005. Basic medical services are provided round the year but specialist services in Eye, Orthopedics, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Dental and few other fields are provided through special health camps organized from time to time. The following services are available at present.

IN/OUT Patient Services

Patients have to pay Rs. 50 for registration. Those who can’t afford gets a free registration. Inpatient, who cannot pay also receive free food during their check up at the hospital.

Dressing & Injections

The treatments Dressings & Injections are carried out for free at the hospital as prescribed by doctors.


Pharmacy (free medicines); Laboratory; X-Ray; USG; 24 hours Emergency Services; Consultation (Specialists and colleagues are consulted over the internet and possible services are rendered to the patients.


The hospital has been providing dental services to the locals every week. The nurses at the hospital have been trained for treating simple dental problems.


The maternity ward is well equipped for providing Comprehensive Emergency Obstetric & Neonatal Care services and operates 24 hrs a day. Maternity services are provided free of cost.


Eye Clinic is run with the help of Til Ganga Eye Centre at Kathmandu. Ophthalmic Assistants can give an eye check, Slit lamp examination, refraction and minor eye surgeries are performed. Glasses are prescribed and made too.