Dr. Arva is a general pediatrician and looks after newborns and adolescents upto 18 years of age. She is attached as a consultant to Masina hospital, Byculla. She is also a National Advisory Board Member (West zone) to Indian Pediatrics, the official journal of the Indian Academy of Pediatrics. She consults at her private clinic in South Mumbai and has special interest in explaining the role of nutrition and diet along with medicines to her patients. In between seeing patients and being patient with her two boys, she likes to write stories as a hobby, a few of which have found their way into anthologies. She also loves to travel to new places and learning new languages.
Dr Sai Rane
BDS, (Nair Hospital and Dental College, Mumbai)
MDS, Periodontology (SDM college of Dental Sciences, Dharwad)
Dr Sai Rane is a Periodontal Surgeon and Implantologist. She has been attached to Navneet Jain Trust, Dadar and the Sabka Dentist chain of clinics in Mumbai as a Periodontal Consultant. She has to her credit, a few clinical studies published in peer review journals.
She now maintains her dental practice in Kudal, Sindhudurg, and conducts regular Dental Health awareness camps in schools.
When not working, she pens poetry. Her first poetry compilation ‘Just Another Wave’ is up for release this April.
I believe that life is a repertoire of anecdotes. The various situations that we encounter, the many incidents of every day, the people we meet, our conversations with them; all make life a melange of tales.
And, that is what I attempt to capture through my writing.
My cooking is no different! It reflects my love for travel and my love for innovation. The kitchen is my happy place.
So, even though by vocation I am a recruiter (www.rianplacements.com), by passion I am a writer, home chef and a hodophile.
Dr Salil has an MD in Clinical Microbiology from Seth GSMC & KEM Hospital, Mumbai where she also worked as an Assistant Professor. A geographical move in 2018 let her take a much needed sabbatical and she decided to pursue a childhood passion – to be a writer. She has recently completed year-long, full time Masters in Fine Arts (Creative Writing) from Hong Kong University.