Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, Doctor of Medicine in Anesthesiology, Government Medical College, Jabalpur, India, 1989. Degree (honorary), National Academy Medical Sciences, Delhi, 1992.
Senior resident in anesthesiology University College Medical Sciences, Delhi, 1989-1992, lecturer in anesthesiology, 1992-1993, senior lecturer in anesthesiology, 1993-1995. Assistant professor Jimer Central Health Services, Pondicherry, India, 1995-1997, associate professor India, since 1997. Chief tnr. cardiopulmonary resuscitation Jipmer Central Health Services, since 1997.
Member of Academy Medical Sciences, Indian Society Anesthesiologists.
Married Sujata Uppal, Sep. 25, 1989; 1 child, Shradha.