BMJ Award for the Best Research Project in South Asia for the year 2015-16– One of the Top 3 Finalists: October 2016, New Delhi
Best Paper – Asia Spine – September 2016, Seoul for ‘Stand-alone lateral recess decompression without discectomy in patients presenting with neurogenic claudication and MRI evidence of large disc protrusions: a prospective study’
Best Paper – National NeuroSpine Conference – September 2016, Kolkatta for ‘Degenerative Spondylolisthesis: Is it always unstable? A New Scoring System to Aid Decision Making and Apply Value Based Spine Care’
Best Paper – VTI Gold Medal at ASSICON 2015, Goa for ‘Cervical Foot-print Anthropometry in Indian Population: Implications on design of Artificial Disc Replacement Devices.’
Best Paper – MISSICON 2015, Mumbai for ‘MIS TLIF – Is Less More?’
Best Paper Award – Silver Medal: ‘MIS-TLIF vs Open TLIF: Is Less More?’ KOACON 2014, Bangalore.
Best Poster Award – Silver Medal, ICS Kodaikanal, CSF leaks and Failed back: Is Minimally invasive Spine Surgery more forgiving than Open Spine Surgery? ICS, Kodaikanal, 16th to 18th August 2013
Bombay Hospital Clinical Research Award – 2013 for “Are dural tears in Minimal Access Spine Surgery more forgiving?”
Awarded ‘Outstanding Young Achiever Award – National Level‘ by JCI (Junior Chambers International), India at their National Convention in Thrissur, Kerala on 28th December 2013.
‘Gold medal – Best Paper Award’ at International Spinal Injury and Spinal Conference, New Delhi, October 2012 for CT Based Evaluation of Odontoid Morphology in Indian Population: Implications on Internal Fixation of Type II Odontoid Fractures
Bombay Hospital Clinical Research Award – 2012 for “Preliminary results of Cervical Disc Replacement”
Bombay Hospital Clinical Research Award – 2011 for “MicroEndoscopic Decompression for Lumbar Canal Stenosis”
‘Korean SICOT Award’ to attend the SICOT Annual Congress at Hong Kong in August 2008
Awarded the esteemed ‘Scoliosis Research Society (SRS) Scholarship‘ to attend 40th Annual Scoliosis Research Society Meeting at Miami, Florida, USA in October 2005.
Awarded the ‘Advanced AO Fellowship in Spinal Surgery’ by AO – Spine, North America for the year 2005-06
Awarded the ‘Gold medal – Depuy – Acromed Best Paper Publication Award’ by the Association of Spine Surgeons of India (ASSI) for the year 2005 during the Annual Conference at Bangalore, India
Awarded the esteemed ‘Scoliosis Research Society (SRS) Scholarship’ to attend 39th Annual Scoliosis Research Society Meeting at Buenos Aires, Argentina in Sept, 2004.