Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, Dow Medical College, Karachi, Pakistan, 1981.
Senior register anesthesiology Newcastle and Sunderland Hospital, England, 1985—1988. Senior house officer medicine Grimsby General Hospital, 1989—1990. Register in anesthesia St. Richard Hospital, Chichester, England, 1991—1992, St. Georges Hospital, London, 1992—1993.
Senior register in anesthesia Riyadh Military Hospital, Saudi Arabia, 1993—1995, consultant anesthesiology, since 1995. Reviewer Clinical Anaesthesia, Saudi Medical Journal.
Fellow: Royal College Surgeons Ireland, Royal College Anaesthetists. Member: College Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan, General Medical Council.
Married Rabia Anwari, October 28, 1965. Children: Kashif, Misbah, Hasaan.