Graduate of Indira Gandhi Medical College Shimla (IGMC) in 1978. Thereafter , he served in HP Health and Family welfare department from 1980 onwards . He did his PG diploma with gold medal (DOMS) from IGMC Shimla and PG degree in Ophthalmology from IGMC Shimla in 1986-87 and 1988-90 respectively .
Served as Eye surgeon at Civil hospital Kangra and was elevated to the post of SMO incharge in 2003 till 2008.
During his tenure at civil hospitals as Eye surgeon ,he performed more than 30,000 eye surgeries ,and gained vast experience in cataract ,glaucoma, lids ,squint and lacrimal sac surgeries.
After that he was posted as SMO Eye Mobile Unit Dharamshala and performed a number of eye camps in various parts of state from 2008-2010
He was promoted as Sr Medical superintendent at Dr RPGMC Tanda and remained there till April 2012 and continued to be in touch with clinical work .
In Dec 2013 he retired from Shimla as Deputy Director Health Services as well as Sr MS , HHMHC Rehabilitation Shimla .
During his services he has been awarded and recognized for work in the field of Ophthalmology by the State Govt in 2010 , as well as awarded for his work in Community Ophthalmology at national level workshop at REH Maranda in 2010
After retirement ,he is working with with Shree Balaji Hospital Kangra and has been providing quality eye care services to the people of the area.