Profesional Experience

Working as full time Neurosurgeon in the following Armed Forces tertiary care centres:

i. Command Hospital (SC) & Armed Forces Medical College, Pune - Jan 92 - Aug 95
This involved managing all types of Neurosurgical cases alongwith teaching Undergraduates and postgraduates in Surgery.
Recognized teacher for M Ch Neurosurgery of University of Poona.

ii. Command Hospital (NC) C/O 56 A P O - Aug 95 - Jan 99.
This involved managing all types of Neurosurgical cases, in particular those with Craniocerebral trauma (Gunshot wounds of brain & spine).

ii. Command Hospital (CC) Lucknow - Jan 99 to Feb 2002
Each of these centres consists of 30 dedicated Neurosurgical beds with additional beds in Family, Pediatrics & Officers wards. The centre in CH(CC) Lucknow also has a 30 bedded Spinal Cord Injury Centre.

iii. Army Hospital (R & R) Delhi Cantt – Feb 2002 to Nov 2008
The centre at Army Hospital (R & R) is equipped with the state of equipment capable of delivering neurosurgical care comparable with the best available in the country. This apex hospital is a major referral centre for the Armed Forces that manages all types of neurosurgical problems.

iv: Command Hospital (SC) & Armed Forces Medical College, Pune – Nov 08 to Aug 11.
Appointed Professor & Head of Dept of Neurosurgery

v. Command Hospital (WC) Chandimandir – Aug 11 to 30th Sep 2013 as Deputy Commandant, and Consultant (Neurosurgery)

vi. Max Super Speciality Hospital PPG IP Extn New Delhi Oct 2016. Director & Head Neuro Science

vii. Fortis Hospital, Noida Oct 2016. Director Neurosurgery

Proficiency in:

i. Cranial Surgery - Management of Trauma, Neoplastic and mass lesions, Vascular lesions like aneurysms, arteriovenous malformations, infective processes, skull base lesions, stereotactic surgery, image guided surgery, keyhole microneurosurgery, surgery for trigeminal neuralgia, facial spasm
Has largest Indian experience in transciliary keyhole microneurosurgery

ii. Surgery of Craniovertebral Junction - Management of CVJ anomalies, syringomyelia etc.

iii. Pediatric Neurosurgery - Management of congenital & developmental lesions like encephaloceles, spinal dysraphism, hydrocephalus, pediatric tumours, trauma

iv. Spinal Surgery - Management of disc lesions, intraspinal tumours, trauma, inflammatory lesions, spinal tuberculosis, spondylolisthesis

v. Gamma Knife Surgery - Trained at UPMC/Presbyterian Hospital, Pittsburgh, USA and worked on 4C version of Gamma Knife surgery unit at AHRR, New Delhi
Trained at University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, Virginia (USA)