He is a specialist in Transplant Pulmonology , Interventions and respiratory medicine, having obtained his medical degree from the Guntur Medical College, followed by his post graduation at the Andhra medical college, Vizag. After completion of PG he flew to UK for further training in internal medicine and pulmonology and obtained MRCP. He has years of experience as a staff at the Department of Pulmonology and Respiratory Medicine, Ulster Hospital, Belfast, UK. His participation in several international training courses on Interventional pulmonology, Sleep medicine, Lung cancer further reinforced his expertise in the field. He has contributed to several national clinical audits like COPD, Asthma, Lung cancer, Oxygen prescription. He is an active member of important professional organisations including the BMA, Royal college of physicians and surgeons (Edinburgh and London), IMA.