A desire to understand patient’s needs in their illness phase and help them through it led Dr. Ninad to specialize in psychiatry after completing his MBBS. He has done his MD in Psychological Medicine from the prestigious Seth GS Medical College, Mumbai. His special areas of interest are Sexual Medicine, Neuro cognitive impairments’, Stress related disorders and Deaddiction. He held the post of President INDIAN PSYCHIATRY SOCIETY [IPS-PUNE CHAPTER] for the year 2017-2018. Dr. Ninad was also a post graduate guide and an Associate Professor at Smt Kashibai Navale Medical College and general hospital. He has worked on the editorial board of the Annals of India Psychiatry, which is the official journal of the IPS- West zone.He has been a faculty for various conferences and a part of the organizing committees of some conferences held in PUNE.His hobbies are reading and driving.