Rahul Mehta, MD earned his degree in medicine from Utkal University and went on to complete his residency in Otolaryngology at the Northern Ireland Higher Surgical Training Program. He passed Intercollegiate Specialty Boards/Fellowship exams in Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery from Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. He also completed his Diploma in Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery from Royal College of Surgeons of England. Dr. Mehta then pursued two clinical fellowships – one in rhinology from Union Memorial Hospital in Baltimore and the other in skull base surgery and advanced otology/neurotology from Our Lady of Lake Hearing and Balance Center. He worked as an attending in John Radcliffe/Oxford University Hospital, England before joining LSU. He holds an academic position of Assistant Professor of Clinical Otorhinolaryngology at LSU.