Biography

Chief Musculoskeletal Radiology

Professor of Orthopedics

Team Radiologist – NFL Texans

Distinguished Teaching Professor

Distinguished Educator Professor

Education

Medical School
Stanley Medical College and Hospitals, Madras, India
Residency
Internal Medicine, Accident & Emergency, General Surgery, Stanley Medical College and Hospitals, Madras, India
Residency
Orthopaedics & Trauma, Accident & Emergency, General Surgery, Queens Hospital, Burton NHS Trust, Burton-on-Trent, Staffordshire, UK
Residency
Cardiothoracic Surgery, Freeman Teaching Hospitals, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
Residency
Accident & Emergency (Including Hand Surgery), Crosshouse Hospital Ayrshire & Arran NHS Trust, Kilmarnock, UK
Residency
Diagnostic Radiology, University of Aberdeen/Grampian University NHS Hospitals, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK
Fellowship
Musculoskeletal Radiology, University of Aberdeen/Grampian University NHS Hospitals, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK
Interventional Radiology
University of Aberdeen/Grampian University NHS Hospitals, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK
Fellowship
Emergency & Trauma Radiology, McGovern Medical School, formerly The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) Medical School

Areas of Interests

Clinical Interests

Provide tertiary level interpretation of musculoskeletal imaging, with a subspecialty interest in Sports injuries.

Perform musculoskeletal interventions to diagnose and treat orthopedic and sports pathology. Interventions performed using ultrasound, plain radiography and, CT.

Perform therapeutic procedures under imaging guidance with biologics.


Research Interests

Diffuse tensor imaging of peripheral nerves, Plasma Rich Plasma therapy (PRP), knee impingement, NFL athletic sports injuries and traumatic femur head injuries.

Research Information

Professional and Linguistic Aptitude Board (PLAB) – General Medical Council, UK. February.

Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (FRCS) – Board Certification in Surgery in General

Member of Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Glasgow (MRCS) – Board Certification in Surgery in General

Fellow of Royal College of Radiologists (FRCR) – Board Certification in Radiology

Certification of Completion of Specialist Training – Board certification in Radiology with certification of completion of specialist training- authorized to practice as a specialist in the European Union – 31 countries.

Diplomat of the American Board of Radiology

Publications

Publication Information

  • Dean’s Teaching Excellence Award, 2007 – 2018, McGovern Medical School, formerly The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) Medical School.
  • Elected Member of Academy of Master Educators, Karen Kaplan, MD, McGovern Medical School, formerly The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) Medical School.
  • Elected Member Kenneth Shine Academy of Health Science Education, University of Texas System, Austin.