Completed his MBBS from Mysore Medical College in 1995 and obtained MD (medicine) degree from Bangalore Medical College. Completed his DNB (Nephrology) from the National Board of Examinations in 2005 under the guidance of the doyen of Indian Nephrology, Prof JCM Shastry. Served as Consultant Nephrologist in Kamineni Hospitals from 2005 till Dec 2014. Worked as Senior Renal Registrar in Flinders Medical Centre, Adelaide, Australia from March 2006 to Feb 2008.
Passionate about transplantation especially perceived high risk procedures like ABO incompatible kidney transplantation and cross-match positive kidney transplantation. Pioneering Hemodiafiltration as a superior alternative to regular Hemodialysis. Deeply involved in the study of the Genetics of Diabetes, Kidney Diseases and Transplantation pharmacodynamics. Published several papers in international journals.