The doctor Says he is Pathologist by profession, Nutritionist for passion.
He completed his graduation (MBBS -2008) and post- graduation (MD Pathology -2012) from Sri Devaraj Urs Medical College, Kolar. In tune with his passion, he has completed a Post Graduate Diploma in Dietetics and Clinical Nutrition from Med varsity, Apollo Hospitals. He is presently working as Associate Professor, Department of Pathology and Academic Registrar at BGS Global Institute of Medical Sciences, Bangalore which is a Medical College par excellence with research facilities and opportunities to teach the students who will be the doctors of the future. He is also involved in the administrative aspects of running a Medical College which throws up new challenges everyday and ignites the intellect in handling and solving them.
His interests lies in Clinical Hematology, Diet for prevention of atherosclerosis, nutrition in diabetes, nutritional support in cancer patients, the application of metabolic therapies in treatment of cancer, nature conservation and data informatics.
He has also conducted research on and presented a thesis on Atherosclerosis in autopsied patients in a rural hospital.
Dr Thej says that he strongly believes in Hippocrates: Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food. “HE WHO HAS HEALTH, HAS HOPE; AND HE WHO HAS HOPE, HAS EVERYTHING.” THOMAS CARLYLE