Consultant, Foot & Ankle reconstructive surgeon
Bachelor of Medicine & Surgery (MBBS) and post-graduate training for Diplomate in National Board Examination (DNB) in Orthopaedics and Traumatology at Tejasvini Hospital & SSIOT, Mangalore, under Prof. M. Shantharam. Shetty.
Fellow, Foot & Ankle reconstruction, London, UK & Amsterdam, Netherlands.
Fellow, Arthroscopy and Sports Medicine Institute, Mumbai, under Dr. Anant Joshi.
Ten indexed publications, six more under review, fourteen presentations (podium+poster) at national and regional orthopaedic conferences.
Two international research and five local research projects completed.
Winner of the Gold medal for best podium presentation at OASISCON 2009 for “Evaluation of Acetabular Cup Orientation in Total Hip Arthoplasty”.
Winner of the Gold medal for best podium presentation at the combined meeting of Asia-Pacific society for Foot and Ankle Surgeons and Indian Foot and Ankle Surgeon’s society for “Ponsetti method and CTEV: Overcoming ground realities in a developing country”.