Dr. Lalit Mehra received his M.B.B.S. from Kasturba Medical College, where he passed in First Class. He then went on to complete his M.D. at Lady Hardinge Medical College, where he completed a residency in Surgical Anatomy. He conducted research in rare anomalies and the clinical anatomy of coronary venous circulation, and participated in a number of conferences and workshops both as a delegate and as a presenter.