Director, Cardiology, GNRC Dispur

Qualification

  • MBBS in 1984 from Guwahati University
  • MD (Medicine) in 1988 from All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS)
  • DM (Cardiology) in 1993 from All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS)
  • Rank 10th in the university in 2nd MBBS examination

Experience, milestones & professional memberships

  • Worked as Senior Resident (in Medicine) for two-and-a-half years at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS)
  • Worked as Senior Resident (in Cardiology) for three years at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS)
  • Cardiologist in Safdarjung Hospital, Delhi for 3 years
  • Joined GNRC Heart Institute, Guwahati, India in August 1997 as senior consultant & subsequently as director of cardiology department
  • Introduced coronary angiography through radial route at GNRC
  • Performs coronary intervention, valvular intervention ASD, VSD, PDA device closure, Pace-maker, ICD, CRD implementation
  • Conducting post-doctoral DNB programme in Cardiology
  • Authored or co-authored over 20 publications and research papers
  • Published articles in Medicine Update, API, NE Chapter & Cardiology Update, CSI, NE Chapter
  • Member of Cardiological Society of India (CSI)
  • Member of Indian Society of Cardiology (ISC)
  • Member of Asia Pacific Heart Rhythm Society (APHRS)
  • Member of American Heart Association (AHA)