Fellowship & Membership
Fellowship in Spinal Deformity Surgery (Australia)
Fellowship in Spine Surgery (Australia)
Visiting Fellowship in Seoul Spine Institute with Prof Se II Suk. South Korea. January 2008
Visiting Fellowship in Barnes Jewish Hospital, St Louis Children's Hospital and Shriners Hospital with Dr.Lawrence Lenke, Washington University School of Medicine, St.Louis, Missouri, USA. September 2008
Association of Spine Surgeons of India
Indian Orthopaedic Association, Bangalore
Bangalore Orthopaedic Society
Awards & Achievements
Dr. BaluSankaran Gold Medal for `standing first in India in the Diplomate of the National Board Exam`in Orthopaedics for the year 2001.
Professor M.V. Daniel Gold Medal for `Exemplary Commitment to Patient Care` for the year 2000 from PSG Institute of Medical Sciences, Coimbatore.
Dr. Premananda Nayak Award for the `Best Outgoing D`Ortho Student` from MAHE University, Manipal for the year 1998
ASSI-Depuy Best Spine Research Award at the ASI conference at Bangalore in January 2005 for the paper titled `Is single-stage posterior column shortening a safe and reliable procedure in active spinal tuberculosis.