Dr. Khera earned his undergraduate degree at Vanderbilt University. He subsequently earned his Masters Degree in Business Administration and his Masters Degree in Public Health from Boston University. He received his Medical Degree from The University of Texas Medical School at San Antonio and completed his Residency training in the Scott Department of Urology at Baylor College of Medicine. After finishing a six-year residency in Urology, he completed a one-year fellowship in Male Reproductive Medicine and Surgery with Dr. Larry I. Lipshultz.
Currently and Assistant Professor in the Scott Department of Urology at Baylor College of Medicine, he specializes in Male Infertility and Male and Female Dysfunction. He also serves as the Director of the Laboratory for Sexual Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine and Medical Director of the Houston Hospital for Specialized Surgery.
Dr. Khera is an enthusiastic investigator in the laboratory. In 2006 he was awarded the American Urological Association and Pfizer Scholars Grant to study erectile dysfunction; in 2007 he was awarded an Auxilium Pharmaceutical Grant to study testosterone replacement therapy for prostate cancer patients, and in 2008 he was awarded an Allergan grant to study the effects of botulinum toxin in treating Peyronie's disease.
He is a widely published writer, having co-authored book chapters including those with Dr. LIpshultz for the acclaimed Campbell-Walsh Urology textbook, for Clinical Gynecology, and for the fourth edition of Infertility in the Male edited by Lipshultz, Howards, and Niederberger. He also co-edited the third and most recent editiion of the popular book Urology and the Primary Care Practitioner. He has published numerous articles in scientific journals and contributed many invited articles to other publications, such as Fertility Today Magazine. In 2010 he became Associate Editor of the Journal of Sexual Medicine.
An active academician and a popular speaker, he has presented numerous papers at scientific meetings and has served as guest lecturer and visiting professor across the country.In 2010 he serves as Director of the two-day continuing education course "Innovations in Urologic Practice." Currently he is serving as Chair of the Development Committee of the ASA.
Dr. Khera freely shares his time and knowledge with the general public. He has been voted one of Houston's Best Doctors by Health and Sports Fitness Magazine and is a frequent guest on such TV programs as Fox News' "Ask the Doctor." He also writes a blog on Men's Health for the Houston Chronicle Newspaper.