Correctional Prison Psychiatry Expert Witness

Provides Opinion & Testimony In:

General and Forensic Psychiatry, Prison Hospital, Correctional Medicine, Malpractice, Personal Injury, Suicide, Disability, PTSD, Wrongful Death, Competency, Will Contest, Fitness for Duty, Prison Death, Jail Death, IME, Self-Injurious Behavior, Impulse Disorders, Psychiatric Illnesses. Death Row, Ad Seg Offenders, Medical Doctor



Expert Witness No.1607


Texas State Board of Medical Examiners, Full Medical License


Board Certified in Psychiatry by the ABPN
With Added Qualifications in Forensic Psychiatry by the ABPN


2014 Forensic Psychiatry Fellowship, Oregon Health Sciences, University, Portland, Oregon
2012 Psychiatry Residency, University of Texas-HSC, Houston, Texas
2009 Psychiatry Internship, Kansas University-MC, Kansas City, Kansas
Medical Degree: M.S, Ramaiah Medical College, Bangalore, India, 1/31/04


8/2012 – 8/2013 Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, University of Texas
1/2015 – 8/2015 Health Sciences Center Department of Psychiatry and
Behavioral Sciences, Houston, Texas


8/2012 – 8/2013 Inpatient Attending Psychiatrist, University of Texas – Harris County Psychiatric Center, Houston, Texas
10/2014 – 12/2014 Psychiatrist, Richmond State Supported Living Center. Richmond, Texas
1/2015 – 8/2016 Forensic Psychiatrist, UT-Harris County Psychiatric Center Competency Restoration Unit, Houston, Texas
18/2016 – Current Staff Psychiatrist, UTMB-CMC Jester IV Prison Hospital, Richmond, TX


Physicians for Human Rights – Asylum Network
Human Trafficking Curriculum Committee at Baylor Medical College


Ranked #1 in the residency program on the Psychiatry Residency In-Service Training Exam (PRITE) 2010-2011


How to Reverse and Prevent Heart Disease and Cancer, 1994

  • Cedars-Sinai Medical Center – Participated in the initial phases of role of massage on depression study, 2006
  • CHAI Study – Indian Doctors Association of Houston Coronary artery disease among Houston Asian Indians, 2005
  • Carpal Tunnel Glove product evaluation utilizing biofeedback and EMG readings, 1996


  • Treatment Resistant Depression Grand Rounds, University of Texas Health Science, Center, 2012, Houston Texas
  • Psychiatry 101 Lecture, Willamette University College of Law, 3/2014, Salem Oregon
  • Introduction to Forensic Psychiatry Lecture, Willamette University College of Law, 3/2014, Salem Oregon
  • Forensic Psychiatry: An Introduction Resident Lecture, University of Texas Health Science Center, May 2015, Houston Texas
  • Civil Forensic Psychiatry Resident Lecture, University of Texas Health Science Center, May 2015, Houston Texas