- Adult Cardiac Surgery
- General Thoracic Surgery
- St Johns Medical College Bangalore. ( M.B.B.S.)
- Newcastle region Surgical Rotation. (FRCS Lon)
- Clinical Fellow Cardiac Surgery. Middlesborough
- Northern region Cardiothoracic Surgery Rotation. Newcastle & Middlesbrough (Jan 97 - Jan 04)
- Thoracic Surgery Registrar with Prof P Goldstraw, Royal Brompton Hospital, London.(Aug 1999-July 2000)
- Senior Registrar to Prof M Yacoub . Royal Brompton Hospital London (August 2000 - Jan. 2001)
- Clinical observer: Dr D Cosgrove. Cleveland Clinic, USA
- Clinical Observer: Dr W Walker, Edinburgh Royal Infirmary, Scotland
- Clinical Observer: G El Khoury, Brussels Belgium.
- Clinical Fellow, OLV Clinic , Aalst, Belgium
- Clinical Fellow, St Pauls Hospital, Vancouver, Canada
- Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon, Blackpool. February 2004.
- Head of Department, Cardiothoracic surgery: 2010-2015