Dr. Shashi Rao is a specialist in the department of anaesthesia & critical care. Having completed his MBBS in anaesthesiology, he did his MD in anaesthesia & critical care from Pt BDS PGIMS, his post doctoral fellowship in neuroanaesthesia & neurocritical care from NIMHANS, & DM neuroanaesthesia & neurocritical care from SCTIMST, all from India.
Having commenced his career as a senior resident at Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences & Technology, he has a plethora of experience under his belt first as consultant neuro anaesthesia at Paras Hospital, then as a neuro intensivist at Asian Neuro & Cardiac Centre, Malaysia followed by a stint as consultant anaesthetist at Fortis Hospital, & consultant in charge at India Max Healthcare Institute. Before joining MOSH he was specialist anaesthetist at Neuro Spinal Hospital, UAE.
Dr. Rao has to his credit the membership of many prestigious associations like the Dubai Health Authority, the Medical Council of India, the Haryana Medical Council, the Delhi Medical Council, the Indian Society of Neuroanaesthesia & Critical Care, the Indian Society of Anaesthesia, & the Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine. He is also a peer review member of Indian Journal of Neuroanaesthesia & Critical Care.
His expertise covers a range of specialities from anaesthesia, neuroanesthesia, critical care, neurocritical care to neurophysiological monitoring & management of acute & chronic pain. Apart from treating patients who were undergoing orthopaedic & general surgery he has treated neurosurgical patients undergoing neuro-oncology, neurovascular, epilepsy, skull base or functional neurosurgery. He has skillfully managed spine surgical patients including those having scoliosis.
Despite his busy schedule, Dr. Rao makes time for his love for adventure sports like sky diving, bungee jumping, mountaineering, motor-biking & travelling. He is a certified scuba diver.
Dr. Rao picks up languages easily which is evident from his speaking skills in English, Haryanvi, Hindi, Malayalam, Punjabi, & Telugu.
DM Neuroanaesthesia & Neurocritical Care from SCTIMST, India
Post Doctoral Fellowship in Neuroanaesthesia & Neurocritical Care from NIMHANS, India
MD Anaesthesia & Critical Care from Pt BDS PGIMS, India