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Qualifications and Training:


Paediatric Neurosurgery Fellowship- Great Ormond Street Hospital, London

Current NHS consultant posts held

Department of Neurosurgery, DCN, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh,UK
Department of Paediatric Neurosurgery, RHCYP, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, UK


Year of first medical qualification: 2002

Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer- Edinburgh University- June 2015

FRCSI - Fellowship Ad Eundem-RCSI- July 2014

Post Graduate Diploma in Medical Education (DipMedEd)- June 2014

Fellow of European Board of Neurological Surgery (FEBNS)- Feb 2012

Professional Diploma in Clinical Research (PDCR)- Jan 2012

FRCSEd (Neuro.Surg)- May 2010

MBBS (Pondicherry University, India), Feb 2002

Research interests

​I also offer antenatal counselling for prospective parents with a foetal  diagnosis of neurological( brain and spine) anomaly.

Brain tumour

Spinal Dysraphism

Craniofacial surgery/ Craniosynostosis


Medical education

Neurosurgical training

Head injury

Research Profile

Affiliations / memberships

Society of British Neurological Surgeons (SBNS)

Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (RCSEd)

Royal College of surgeons in Ireland (RCSI)

European Society for Paediatric Neurosurgery (ESPN)

International Society for Pediatric Neurosurgery (ISPN)

Medicolegal work:

For paediatric and adult neurosurgery

Exhibited paintings (Oil in canvas, Pastel, water colours) in Art Exhibition in Cork University Hospital, Cork, Ireland. September and October 2011.

Exhibited personal paintings in an Art exhibition in favour of Beaumont Hospital foundation-May 2009.

Distinction holder in free hand model drawing conducted by the Government of Tamilnadu, India-1993 and has been judge for school and college level painting competitions in Pondicherry, India.

Painting, Sketching and Cartooning - First place in All India Cultural Programme 1998, 1999 and 2000.

Singing- Best Singer Award-Indian light music. All India Intercollegiate Cultural Meet- 2001, 2002 and 2003.

Table Tennis-National Level Table Tennis player- India and State level champion 1995 and 1997.Member of Irish Table tennis federation. Currently a part of Edinburgh International TT club, Edinburgh since 2017.

Badminton, Cricket, Tennis, Football, Volleyball, Chess and Caroms player.

YouTube channel for music with a collection of more than 600 songs sung by myself.

Extracurricular Achievements

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