Dr. Nene was educated at Washington University in St. Louis where he received his undergraduate and medical degree. He completed his General Surgery training at the University of California, Los Angeles, where he also did a vascular research fellowship. He subsequently completed his Cardiovascular and Thoracic Fellowship at the University of Florida. He went on to practice in Denver as a board-certified General, Cardiovascular, and Thoracic Surgeon.
He specialized in mitral valve repair, endovascular aortic surgery, thoracic oncology, and robotic and minimally invasive approaches to heart and lung surgery. He is licensed in California and Colorado, and Maharashtra, India.