• EDUCATION
    • B.Sc - Nizam College / Osmania University , Hyderabad, AP / India (1968 - 1972)
    • MBBS - Osmania Medical College of Osmania University, Hyderabad, AP / India (1972 - 1977)
    • MD - Kkatiya Medical College of Kakatiya University (1978 - 1981)
    • Residency / Internal Medicine - Harlem Hospital Center of Columbia University, New York, NY (1992 - 1995)
  • CERTIFICATIONS
    • FMGEMS / ECFMG (1992)
    • FLEX (1993)
    • American Board of Internal Medicine (1996)
  • PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
    • B.Sc degree with majors in Biology & Chemistry - Nizam College / Osmania University , Hyderabad, AP / India (1968 - 1972)
    • MBBS - basic medical training- Osmania University , Hyderabad, AP / India (1972 - 1977)
    • Internship - Osmania General Hospital (1977 - 1978)
    • Residency - Kakatiya Medical College / MGM Hospital, Warangal, AP / India (1978 - 1981)
    • Part-time Medical Officer - REC Clinic, Warrangal, AP / India (1981 - 1982)
    • Physician - Singareni Collieries Hospital, Bellampalli, AP / India ( 1982)
    • Physician / Internist - Vali-e-asr Hospital, Arak, Iran (1982 - 1984)
    • Physician / Internist - Modarres Hospital, Saveh, Iran (1984 - 1991)
    • Voluntary Physician - Cardiovascular Research Center - Durgabai Deshmukh Hospital , Hyderabad, AP / India (1992)
    • Residency / Internal Medicine - Harlem Hospital Center, New York, NY(1992 - 1995)
    • Physician - Albany Area Primary Health Care Inc. (1995 - 2000)
    • Physician - Private Practice (2001 - 2007)
  • HONORS
    • Gold Medal, Award for distinction in Post-graduation examination - Kakatiya Medical College, Kakatiya University, Watangal, AP / India (1981)
    • Certificate of Appreciation, Award from Department of Internal Medicine - Harlem Hospital Center, New York, NY (1995)
    • Certificate of Recognition, Award for teaching - MCG School of Medicine, Augusta, GA (1998)
    • Active Teacher, Recognition award for teaching Family Practice residents - American Academy of Family Physicians (1997 & 1998)
  • RESEARCH
    • M.D. Thesis (Dissertation), Clinicopathological study of juvenile diabetics with a particular reference to renal changes (by way of kidney biopsy) (1981)
    • Conference Paper, A non-invasive assessment of Diabetic Autonomic neuropathy by Cardiovascular reflexes by way of ECG recording Presented at Association of Physicians of India (AP Chapter) conference at Vizag / India (1981)
    • Clinical Study, On one hundred patients of myocardial infarction, admitted, treated and followed by myself in relation to risk factors, complications and outcomes (1985 - 1991)