Dr. Elan completed MBBS from Thanjavur Medical College and his Post Graduation in MS & Super Specialization graduation MCh Vascular Surgery (2001 to 2007) from the Well renowned Madras Medical College, Chennai, Tamilnadu, India.
He was a Gold Medalist at MS General Surgery. He did his Endovascular Fellowship at St. James Hospital Dublin in the year 2007. He worked as Assistant Professor at Madras Medical College till 2016.
He was promoted as Professor & HOD - Department of Vascular Surgery at Madurai Medical College and then to Stanley Medical College. He had done challenging work in Peripheral Arterial Diseases and Venous Diseases.
He had done extensive work in Ischemic Diabetic foot Ulcers/Gangrene, with Limb Salvage Surgeries and Angioplasty as well as Aortic Aneurysm surgeries.
He is specilaized in treating Venous Diseases from Deep Venous Thrombosis to Varicose vein. He has Special interest in AV Access Procedures for Renal failure patients, as well as in Renal Transplant surgeries and in Vascular Traumas.
He has 7 Paper publications in International Journals & 14 Paper Presentations in National conferences. He was an University Examiner for MCh / DNB Vascular Surgery candidates in India.
He speaks Tamil and English.