Consultant in urology obtained his MBBS in 1987 and MS in General Surgery in 1991, from the Kasturba Medical College Mangalore. He passed out of MBBS with a 4th rank in the University. He Subsequently moved to Kasturba Medical College, Manipal where he worked in the Department of Surgery for two years before taking up Senior Registrars position in the Department of Urology in 1994 for the 3years MCh programme.
After completing his MCh in the "state of the art" Department of Urology ,he worked in KMC Mangalore heading the Division of Urology at the University Medical Centre ,KMC Mangalore till 2000. During his training period, he was awarded the prestigious Wiest Empire prize in urodynamics at the USICON National Conference 1995, Bangalore, his paper was selected for the International Continence Society meeting at Athens, Greece.
From 2001 to 2004 he performed advanced urological procedures at the Saumya Apollo Hospitals, Vijayawada, where he was the Chief Urologist ,and also has the credit of establishing the Department of Urology at the GSL Medical college, Rajahmundry,Andhra Pradesh. He is in Bangalore from 2004, and has established himself as a popular, ethical and competent Urologist. He has constantly upgraded himself attending Workshops and Conferences both at national and International levels. He is one of the few urologist well versed in the complex Holmium laser enucleation of the prostate. He is well known as a teacher for both undergraduate and post graduate and has trained several urologists under him.
He worked as the chief urologist RG.stone Clinic in 2008-2009. He has pioneered his own technique of minimally invasive surgery without the use of conventional laparoscopic equipment. Many complicated and complex cases are referred to him from neighbouring cities and towns and also from other states. He has the distinctions of treating several international patients from the U.K, U.S.A and African Countries. He has several publications and presentations as various national and International fora and has been invited to lecture by several organizations.