He completed his MBBS from Bangalore Medical College, Bangalore and postgraduation (MS Ophthalmology) from Regional Institute of Ophthalmology, Minto Eye Hospital, Bangalore. He obatined his Fellowship in Glaucoma from RGUHS, Bangalore. His areas of interest includes glaucoma surgeries, newer glaucoma diagnostic techniques, ultrasound biomicroscopy and phacoemulsification cataract surgery. He is also Quality Cooordinator of Narayana Nethralaya taking care of the hospital NABH accreditation processes. He has authored many books for students preparing for post graduate medical entrance examinations. He is currently the consultant of Glaucoma department at Narayana Nethralaya, Rajaji Nagar, Bangalore.