Academic Achievement:

  • MD (Med) from BJ Medical College Pune.
  • DM (Cardiology) from Grant Medical College from Mumbai 1986.
  • DNB (Cardiology) of National board in 1987.
  • Gold medal of Mumbai University for DM (Cardiology) in 1986.
  • Trained in coronary angioplasty in Melbourne, Australia in 1988.
  • Fellow of American College of Cardiology (FACC) 2015.

Role in Academics & Teachings

  • Teacher for DNB (Diplomat of National board) Cardiology in India for 5 years and has trained tow students.
  • Ex- Chief of Cardiology of Poona Hospital and research centre which runs the above academic course and has two students per year for DNB (Cardiology)
  • Director: Cath lab, Ruby hall clinic, Pune since 2009.
  • Director: Non – invasive cardiology, Ruby hall clinic since 2005 till 2009.
  • Director: CCU, Ruby hall clinic since 2000 till 2009.
  • President: Cardiological Society of India, Pune branch 2015 – 2016.
  • Principle investigator in many multinational prestigious trials which have changed the prescription pattern of the word.
  1. Rely: Dabigatron (NEJM)
  2. Engage: Edoxaban (Published)
  3. Tips: Polypill(Lancet)
  4. Trust: Treprostinil (H & L Transplant)
  5. Altitude: Aliskiren (Stopped)
  6. OASIS 8: Fondaparinux (Published)
  7. Ischemix: IV Drug peri PCI (Completed).
  8. Creat: Raviparine (Lancet)
  • Runs a preventive cardiac disease program based on lifestyle change for last 20 years.


Heart & lung transplant – TRUST Study
Exercise improvement & plasma biomarkers changes with intravenous treprostinil therapy for pulmonary arterial hypertension: A placebo controlled trial. J Hear lung Transplant 2010

Blood Pressure
Effect of fixed dose combination of Metoprolol & Amlodipine in essential hypertension MARS – A randomized controlled trial. Blood pressure Dec 2011, Vol.20, No.S2: 5-12.

Indian heart journal
Thrombolytic therapy in STEMI – Its role in the Era of Intervention. Vol 63 number 5SB: Sept-Oct 2011.

Journal of the Association of physician of India
Future of Thrombolytic therapy : An Indian Context .Supplement to JAP – Issue Dec 2011: Vol 59.

Author of chapters in the annual textbook of Association of Physician of India

  • Preventing CV complications of HTN (2007)
  • Heart disease in pregnancy (2009)
  • Newer anticoagulants (2011)

Activates of Health Awareness for Society

Audio CD

  • Hridayrog kasa talal
  • Maitri Hrudyashi

Radio Program

  • Hrudaya sathi Hrudaya Pasun

Book in Marathi

  • “Hridayvikar Nivaran”