Dr. Anand Rampure Vittal Rao has over 10 years of medical experience in his field, working at prestigious institutions in the UAE and his home country. He finished his MBBS at Mysore University in 1999 and his MD in Anesthesiology at Kasturba Medical College, Manipal Academy of Higher Education in 2003. Since 2005, he became a fellow in Cardiac Anesthesiology and Critical Care at Madras Medical Mission – a facility which conducts more than 1,500 cardiac surgeries annually and one of the pioneers in Cardiovascular Sciences in South India.
He started his medical practice as a Resident Anesthesiologist then as an Assistant Professor in Anesthesiology at Kasturba Medical College, a 1000-bed major referral facility in South India. In 2005, he became a Consultant Anesthesiologist at GGSM Hospital. A year later, he was posted as a Junior Consultant and Assistant Professor, then became a full-fledged Consultant Anesthesiologist in 2011 at Kannur Medical College and Superspecialty Hospital – a 600-bed hospital which provides all major specialty and superspecialty care. In 2014, he worked as a Consultant Cardiac Anesthesiologist and Professor in Saveetha Medical College and Superspecialty Hospital. A year later, he moved to the UAE and continued his medical practice as a Specialist Anesthesiologist in a private hospital in Abu Dhabi.
To his credit, he has authored several research works and published medical articles in international journals. His key area of interest is Cardiac Anesthesia.