B Medicine and Surgery, AFMC, Pune, India, 1983. Doctor of Medicine, Bangalore University, India, 1991. Master of Science, Madras University, India, 1998.
Jt director medical service civil aviation DGCA, India, New Delhi, 2001—2005. Associate professor aviation medicine Institute Aerospace Medicine, Bangalore.
Married Namrata Bhardwaj, February 7, 1987. Children: Bhumika, Anubhav.