Consultant – Critical Care Medicine


Dr. Tarun has over 15 years of experience in the field of medicine and its sub-specialties. He has worked in many prestigious hospitals in India. While all the fields of internal medicine interest him, he has a special energy for critical care medicine and has been consolidating and enhancing the intensive care services at various hospitals for over six years. He also has a formal qualification in critical care medicine from the national board. He has a strong commitment to developing and updating medical knowledge and improving patient care.
Education and Fellowships:

Diplomate of national Board (Internal Medicine)
Bangalore Baptist Hospital, (NABH Accredited & Awarded best DNB Teaching Institute in India),Bangalore in the year 2012, National Board of Examinations , New Delhi

Fellowship in national Board(Critical care Medicine)
Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, New Delhi from March 2014 to Feb 2016

Fellowship in Echocardiography (Fe.Cardio)
6 months course conducted by Apollo Hospitals


ACLS-provider course by AHA, May 2017


Member of Indian Medical Association (MIMA).

Member of Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine (MISCCM).

Member of National Academy of Medical Sciences (MNAMS).


Original article: Prevalence of vascular risk factors among known Type 2 Diabetic patients in a metropolitan city in south India International J. of Healthcare and Biomedical Research, Volume: 05, Issue: 02, January 2017, 82-91

Original article: Clinical Study of association between Glycemic control in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus and Complications. Indian Journal of Basic and Applied Medical Research; March 2017: Vol.-6, Issue- 2, P. 631-638

Original article: Incidence of Heparin induced thrombocytopenia in a tertiary hospital, World journal of Pharmaceutical research, World Journal of Pharmaceutical Research,Volume 7, Issue 16, 746-756.

Original article: A prospective randomized controlled study of effect of gum chewing on return of gut motility after elective and emergency laparotomy surgeries, International Journal of Surgery ScienceVol. 4, Issue 1, Part E (2020)

Co-authored a chapter on Arterial blood Gas analysis in Textbook of Emergency & Trauma Care by Devendra Richhariya

Case report: CIKPLA syndrome, Indian Journal of case reports, 2018 Vol.7 (3) July-September

Case report: Entrapment of guide wire during central venous catheterization, Int J Res Med Sci. 2016; 4(7): 3080-3081

Case report: Cricopharyngeal Achalasia in elderly: A rare cause of dysphagia. July 2016, Vol 5: Issue 3, of International Journal of Medical and Health Sciences.

Review article: Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome: New strategies in management. Vol. 5 No. 1, March 2015, Journal of medical college Chandigarh

Review article: Local anesthetic toxicity: etiology, prevention and management. Vol. 5 No. 1, March 2015, Journal of medical college Chandigarh. 

Special Areas of Interest

Being a specialized General Physician, Dr. Tarun offers a number of medical services, but has a

special interest in the utility of point of care ultrasonography in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU)

He is an expert in the management of all types of critically ill patients needing ICU care including mechanical ventilation, hemodynamic monitoring, and renal replacement therapy (dialysis).

Other areas of interest include:

  • Teaching
  • Outpatient consultations
  • Inpatient care and procedures


SpecialtyConsultant – Critical Care Medicine
QualificationsMBBS/DNB(int Med)/FNB(CCM)/MNAMSBachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery in Medicine - MBBSSri Siddhartha Medical College, Tumkur, Karnataka
LanguagesEnglish, Kannada, Tulu, Hindi
Years of Experience15 years