- MBBS - Ranchi University, 1987
- MD - Medicine - Banaras Hindu University, 1994
- DM - Gastroenterology - Banaras Hindu University, 1999
- Experienced Gastroenterologist since 1995
- .Varied experience both in institutional and non-institutional practice.
- Faculty member at SVIMS and has last been Head of Department at a 250 bed hospital.
- Visiting Fellow at various centers of excellence.
- Extensive experience in handling patients with GI and Liver diseases including those requiring critical care as well as those requiring therapeutic endoscopy (upper / lower / ERCP).