Philosophy of care:
I strive to provide evidence-based high quality care to all my patients. I empower my patients with information needed to make meaningful and informed choices while I guide them every step of the way though their journey.
Areas of Special Interest:
- Colorectal Cancer
- Lung Cancer
- Breast Cancer
Retrospective clinical study titled ‘Outcome data for patients with colorectal cancer treated with adjuvant chemotherapy at a single academic institution’
Case report titled ‘Aseptic meningitis: A rare side effect of cetuximab therapy’ published in the Journal of Oncology Pharmacy Practice.
J Oncol Pharm Pract. 2013 Jun;19(2):178-80. doi: 10.1177/1078155212447973. Epub 2012 May 23.
‘Bone marrow aspirate showing Histoplasma capsulatum’ published in Blood on February 13, 2014.
Dissertation titled ‘Acute Myocardial Infarction in Young Adults’, a prospective clinical study, K.M.C, Manipal University, India.
Presented poster titled ‘Waldenstrom Macroglobulinemia presenting as bilateral central retinal vein occlusion’ in May 2015 on UFCOM Research Day.
Presented poster titled ‘Aseptic meningitis: A rare side effect of cetuximab therapy’ in May 2013 on UFCOM, Jacksonville Research Day.
Presented poster titled ‘Outcome data for patients with colorectal cancer treated with adjuvant chemotherapy at a single academic institution’ in May 2012 on UFCOM, Jacksonville Research Day.
Oral presentation on Factor XIII deficiency in May 2005 in the 23rd Karnataka Association of Physicians of India Annual Conference (KAPICON 2005).
My life revolves around my beautiful wife and daughter. I enjoy photography and traveling and hope to experience different customs and cultures around the world.
Medical Degree (M.B.B.S), Sri Siddhartha Medical College, Tumkur, India
Internship, St. Martha’s Hospital & Sri Siddhartha Medical College, India
Internal Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine, Jacksonville, FL
Internal Medicine, Manipal University, India
Medical Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Jacksonville, FL
- Board Certified in Medical Oncology
- Board Certified Internal Medicine
- ECFMG (Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates) Certification
- American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
- American Society of Hematology (ASH)
- American Medical Association (AMA)
- Indian Medical Association