Dr Nishikanta passed MBBS from a prestigious institution of Odisha. He has completed his Post Graduation in Otolaryngology & Head & Neck Surgery from one of the well-known institutes in Chandigarh. He has done DNB (Otolaryngology) from a reputed institute and has been awarded Gold Medal. He has also completed Fellowship in Head & Neck Surgical Oncology, Fellowship in Micro-vascular reconstructive Surgery from a reputed centre in Kolkata.
Dr Tripathy has vast experience in treating Oral Cancer, Throat Cancer, Voice box Cancer, Nose Sinus Cancer, Skull base tumours, Thyroid Tumours, Salivary gland Tumours. He has vast experience in head & neck reconstruction including free flap surgeries.
He has many publications in national & International Journals to his credit.