Committed to be the best in HealthCare Diagnostics…. 

Dr. Ramakrishna Pinjala

MS, FRCSEd.
Chairman & Managing Director

Dr. Ramakrishna Pinjala, a renowned Vascular Surgeon and Ex- Academic Dean of NIMS, Hyderabad,  is currently working as Senior consultant Vascular Surgeon in Department of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad. 

TRUSTlab is the fruition of his grand vision of providing advanced and TRUSTworthy Clinical Diagnostic services across the nation. After 30 glorious years, he retired as Senior Professor and Chief of the Department of Vascular & Endovascular Surgery at Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad. He also held the important position of Academic Dean for 2 years. 

A gold Medalist and a pioneer in his field, he has many publications to his credit which include “Common Vascular Problems”,  “DVT- a clinical problem”, “Diabetic foot”, “Buerger’s disease – Young smoker and blood vessel disorder”, “Deep Vein Thrombosis: Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatments. Nova Publishers”, to name a few. He started the first Non-invasive Vascular Laboratory and performed the first Endovascular bypass in India. 

He has conducted many Clinical trials and also has been member for various national and international bodies – Association of Surgeons of India, European Society of Vascular Surgery, International Society for Endovascular Surgery International College of Angiology, Venous Association of India – Past President of Vascular Society of India.

Mr. Suman Venkata Cherukuri

Director

Mr. Suman Venkata Cherukuri holds an MBA from one of the World’s leading Business school, AGSM, University of New South Wales, and brings design, quality control, research, finance and implementation experience to TRUSTlab. 

Venkata has extensive experience in serving & advises corporations, partnerships and limited liability companies on a broad variety of business strategy and funding matters in many industries, with an emphasis on high technology, media & entertainment, clean-tech, manufacturing, technology, footwear & apparel, retail & distribution and healthcare. He also has a solid grounding in delivering government fundings including R&D tax application process and legislation in Australia and Canada.

Dr. Nikhila Pinjala

Director

Dr. Nikhila Pinjala, 3rd generation doctor now consulting at Apollo Health City, Jubilee Hills, completed her MBBS from Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences. She later obtained her MS in General Surgery from NRI academy of sciences and DNB in Vascular Surgery from Apollo Hospital, Jubilee Hills. 

Trained along side her father aka Vascular Legend Dr. Pinjala Ramakrishna, she did 1 year service at Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences. India’s first and only father-daughter duo to have performed many critical and crucial procedures to ensure the best for their patients. Dr. Nikhila is recipient of best paper award in vascular trauma category at APASICON 2015. She also received 2nd prize for her paper presentation at VAICON 2019. 

Being a state level athlete, Dr. Nikhila right from her early days believes in fitness and health. She is a Rotarian at Rotary Club of Hyderabad Mavericks and a Trustee of Veni Rao Foundation.

Dr. V. Srinivas

Chief Technical Officer

Dr. V. Srinivas has a strong cross-functional domain expertise of 25 years encompassing Diagnostics, Genomics (Next-Generation Sequencing), Bioinformatics, Proteomics, Automation and IT (SAP). He has been instrumental in designing, developing and implementing State-of-Art Next-Generation Sequencing and Diagnostics labs in various organizations. He has been trained in Laboratory Management and Internal Audit – ISO /IEC 17025:2017 and Quality Management Systems and NABL 112 – ISO /IEC 15189:2012 and has the credit of getting 6 NABL accreditations.

He is credited with successfully completing more than 1000 runs on NGS platforms and upscale of 2000 projects in various NGS domains like WGS – PE/MP, MitoSeq, ExomeSeq, 16S Metagenomics, WMG, AmpliSeq, RNASeq, smallRNA-Seq, Metatranscriptomics, GBS, RAD, ChIP and COVID-19. 

A strong proponent of NGS-based Diagnostics, Dr. Srinivas has successfully launched Oncomine Cancer Panels, Reproductive Health Panels – NIPT / PGS, Inherited Disease Panels and Clinical Exomes. On the automation front, he has developed protocols on Liquid Handlers for DNA Isolation, PCR setups, NGS Library preparation, quantification, and Bioanalysis protocols. 

He was the key Project Lead for SAP implementations in Mohan Breweries and Distilleries Ltd, Chennai and Nagarjuna Fertilizers, Hyderabad. He has publications in National and International journal. He was the Invited Speaker at 19th ADNAT Microbiome Conference, presenting “Insights into the microbial worlds: Factors affecting metagenome mapping”.

TOLL FREE: 1800 599 5656

HYDERABAD

Regd. Office & Central Lab: H.No. 31/2 2rt (Old), H.No. 1-8-617/2 (New), Street No. 5, Prakash Nagar, Begumpet, Hyderabad, Telangana, 500016.

Ph No : 9014638633, +91-35102102 

VIJAYAWADA

Ph No : 8688817857, 9014638633 

NIZAMABAD

Ph No : 8688817858, 9014638633

NIRMAL

Ph No : 9912614444, 8688022078