Graduate (MBBS) from Bangalore Medical College between 1992-98. Post graduate (MS ENT) from Karnataka Institute of Medial Sciences, Hubli between 1999- 2002. Obtained Diplomate of National Board in ENT in 2003.
Worked as Resident and the Assistant professor in ENT at Christian Medical College, Vellore between 2002 to 2008. Was a consultant ENT surgeon at Lourdes Hospital Ernakulam between 2008 and 2010.
Has been on the Faculty of ENT at JIPMER as Assistant Professor from February 2010 to June 2013, Associate professor from July 2013 to June 2016 and Additional Professor from July 2016
Filed for the first ever Patent for any device from JIPMER in July 2016 for a Novel tracheostomy tube.