University Distinguished Professor, The University of Tennessee Health Science Center

Patient Care Emphasis

Neonatology, Perinatal Medicine

Medical School

Kurnool Medical College, India

Board Certification

American Board of Pediatrics, Sub-board Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine


Government General Hospital, Kurnool, A.P., India


Louisiana State University Medical Center - Pediatrics | Jawaharlal Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education and Research, India - Pediatrics and Surgery


Georgetown University Medical Center - Neonatology | National Institute of Child Health and Human Development - Medical Staff Fellow

Awards and Honors

Recognized in US News & World Report Top Doctors, Recognized in Best Doctors in America, Who's Who in America, Who's Who in the World, Who's Who in Science and Engineering; Colonel, United States Air Force Reserve, Retired Legion of Merit, United States Air Force; Meritorious Service Medal, United States Air Force (three awards)

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Pediatrics, American College of Nutrition, American Federation for Medical Research, American Pediatric Society, American Thoracic Society, Physicians for Perinatal and Pediatric Care, Society for Pediatric Research, Southern Society for Pediatric Research