Dr. Nidheesh completed his medical graduation from Kozhikode Medical College, Kerala, India. He did his post-graduation in paediatrics from MP Shah Medical College in India. He was awarded a gold medal during his residency for outstanding performance. He has worked as an assistant professor in various medical colleges across India. He pursued his interest in paediatric neurology and did a fellowship in paediatric neurology at the Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi, which is one of the renowned centres of paediatric neurology in south India. He is also trained in neurophysiology and was part of a comprehensive epileptic surgery team.