Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, Topiwala National Medical College, Bombay, 1977. Doctor of Medicine, Topiwala National Medical College, Bombay, 1980. Diplomate of National Board in Gastroenterology, Topiwala National Medical College, Bombay, 1984.
Lecturer in gastroenterology B.Y.L. Nair Church Hospital, Bombay, 1981-1985. Specialist in gastroenterology King Khalid Hospital, Najran, Saudi Arabia, 1985-1988. Pool officer in gastroenterology Center Scientific Institute for Research, Bombay, 1988-1989.
Honorary assistant physician Kasturba Hospital, 1989-1990. Consultant gastroenterologist King Fahad Specialist Hospital, Buraidah, Saudi Arabia, since 1990.
Fellow Royal College Physicians (Edinburgh). Member Indian Society of Gastroenterology (life), Association of Physicians of India (life), Saudi Gastroenterology Association.
Married Tasneem Ahmed Joonas, January 18, 1981. Children: Asfiya, Sana, Qurratul Ain.