Diplomate in Advanced Perioperative Transesophageal Echocardiography, (American National board of Echocardiography NBE certification) (2010)
Clinical Cardiac Anesthesia & TEE Fellowship, London Health Sciences Center, London ON, Canada (2010)
MD Anesthesiology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh. (2000)
MBBS, Government Medical College, Thrissur. (University of Calicut) (1996)
Associate Professor, SCTIMST, Trivandrum (2007 onwards)
Clinical Fellow in Cardiac Anesthesia & TEE Fellowship, London Health Sciences Center, London ON, Canada (2010) (1 year of sabbatical leave from SCTIMST)
Assistant Professor, SCTIMST, Trivandrum (2003-2007)
Consultant (Ad-hoc) in Anesthesiology, SCTIMST, Trivandrum (2001-2003)
Honorary Transesophageal Echocardiography fellowship -(Indian Association of Cardiovascular Thoracic Anesthesiologists IACTA) in 2012
National award of KPR Young Anesthesiologist (Indian Society of Anesthesiologist- ISA) for the year of 2008
Area of Interest
Transesophageal echocardiography monitoring and documentation in cardiac surgeries.
Bispectral index and Entropy monitoring during cardiac anesthesia
Oxygenation index studies in patients undergoing cardiopulmonary bypass.
Intensive care of cardiac surgical patients
Co-Investigator in "Development and evaluation of a MRI compatible non- rebreathing sequential gas delivery circuit to maintain constant end tidal Carbon dioxide (ETCO2), to be used for Cerebro Vascular Reactivity (CVR) assessment using fMRI and allied techniques"
IACTA -(Indian Association of Cardiovascular Thoracic Anesthesiologists IACTA)
ISA -(Indian Society of Anesthesiologists)
IMA - (Indian Medical Association)