DM Neuroanesthesia ;SCTIMST Trivandrum, Kerala, India; December 2015
DNB Anaesthesiology; National Board of Examinations, New Delhi, India; December 2012
MD Anaesthesiology; Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka, India; June 2012
MBBS; Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka, India; September 2008
Assistant Professor;SCTIMS, Trivandrum, Kerala, India Trivandrum;January 2016 - till date
DM Neuroanesthesia resident ;SCTIMST, Trivandrum, Kerala, India; January 2013 to Dec 2015
Junior Consultant, Anesthesiology and Critical care, AHRI, Trivandrum, Kerala, India; June 2012 to Dec 2012
Organizing Secretary, Neuroanesthesia and Critical care continuing education- NICE 2017 September 24th 2017, Hotel Hycinth. Organized by Department of Anaesthesia, Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology, Trivandrum.
Executive Committee member of Indian Society of Anaesthesiologists,Trivandrum, Kerala.
Dr KOP's Award for Best Paper for "Quest for the Holy Grail: Assessment of dynamic parameters of fluid responsiveness in patients with acute aneurysmal subarachnoid haemorrhage". Indian Society of Anaesthesiologists, National Conference December 2015, Jaipur, India.
First Prize for "Trans-Esophageal Echocardiography (TEE) in Neuroanesthesia" . 10th Annual Perioperative and Critical Care Transesophageal Echocardiography workshop held at PGIMER, Chandigarh.2016 February.
Second Prize for "Trans-Esophageal Echocardiography: A Necessity or Luxury? In predicting fluid responsiveness of perioperative neurosurgical patients". All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Neuroanaesthesia Update, September 2015.
Area of Interest
Transesophageal Echocardiography, Intraoperative Neuromonitoring, Neurocritical care
Coordinator, Code Blue Committee, SCTIMST
Program Coordinator, DM Neuroanesthesia, SCTIMST
Co-Guide for DM Neuroanesthesia Thesis
Clinical Projects:Principal investigator
Comparison of Depth of Anaesthesia Indices (SNAP vs. Bispectral index) during Desflurane based general anaesthesia and emergence in patients undergoing Interventional Neuroradiology procedures.
Intranasal Dexmedetomidine for preoperative nose preparation during endoscopic trans-nasal resection of pituitary adenoma.
Anaesthetic management of patients presenting with Vein of Galen malformation for endovascular / surgical treatment - A retrospective analysis
Intraoperative electro physiologic monitoring of lower cranial nerves and its impact on perioperative outcome.
Anaesthetic management for decompressive craniectomy - A retrospective analysis
Transport of Critically Ill patients. Man and the Machine - Co- Principal Investigator
Medical Device Development Project:
Principal Investigator- Device Development Project in collaboration with Biomedical Wing, Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology
Project Title: Design and development of Cerebral Microdialysis Device and methodology for estimation of cerebral metabolites.
Principal Investigator (PI) for the funded project on implementation of Cardiopulmonary and Cerebral resuscitation "Code Blue Program" at Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology, Trivandrum
European Society of Anesthesiology.
Indian Society of Anaesthesiologists.
Indian Society of Neuroanesthesiology and Critical Care .
Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine.
National Academy of Medical Sciences.
International Academy of Medical Sciences