Dr Rajesh Taneja

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Dr Rajesh Taneja

MBBS, MS(General Surgery), MCh Urology

Urologist

Apollo Hospitals Delhi
  • 27 Years of experience
  • English,Hindi,Urdu,Punjabi
  • 435 Recommendations
  • MON, WED-SAT | 03:00 PM-04:00 PM

Awards and Achievements

  • Treasurer , Andrology India Felicitated for special achievement award by the health minister of Government of NCT Delhi at the annual conference of IMA held on 6th January 2008.
  • Invited to deliver Mithilesh Memorial Oration in International Conference on Geriatrics & Gerontology held at New Delhi (November, 2002
  • Founder Fellow, Geriatric Society of India (January, 1998)
  • Best House Surgeon Award, LNJP and GP Pant Hospital, New Delhi (1987)
  • Second prize in Anatomy, Delhi University (1982)
  • National Talent Search Scholarship (1981)  
  • Has been appointed as a Trainer and Mentor for training urologists in the art and science of Holmium Laser Enucleation of Prostate ( HoLEP)
  • Felicitated for special achievement award by the health minister of Government of NCT Delhi at the annual conference of IMA held on 6th January 2008.
  • The first Indian to be awarded to host European Society for Study of Interstitial Cystitis (ESSIC) annual meeting in India (for the year 2016)

Research and Publications

  • Authored a book ‘Interstitial Cystitis’ released on 19 January2014.
  • Anterior Urtheral Valves without Diverticulae: A Report of Two Cases and A Review of the Literature. Dig Vijay Singh, Rajesh Taneja Congenital Anomalies Oct 2013
  • Giant Renal Angiomyolipoma: Unusual Cause of Huge Abdominal Mass. Rajesh Taneja, DigVijay Singh. 2013 Journal of Clinical Imaging Science ,3 : 1,p 56
  • Incomplete Transverse Vesical septum : an unusual congenital anomaly. Rajesh Taneja, Dig Vijay Singh.Indian Journal of Urology, Apr-Jun 2012, Vol 28 issue 2
  • Soft Tissue applications of Holmium Laser. Rajesh Taneja. Journal of International Medical Sciences Academy (2011) 24-3; 135-136.
  • Intravesical Lignocaine in the Diagnosis of Bladder pain syndrome. Rajesh Taneja. Int.Urogynecology J (2010), 21: 321-324.
  • Holmium Laser treatment of a vesical calculus secondary to TVT procedure. Rajesh Taneja, Digvijay Singh. Int Urogynecol J (2009) 20: 999-1001.
  • A Rational combination of intravesical and systemic agents in the treatment of Interstitial cystitis”, Scandinavian journal of nephrology and urology, 2007. 41:6,511-515.
  • A Rational combination Pharmacotherapy in Men with Erectile Dysfunction who initially failed to Oral Sildenafil Citrate alone: A Pilot Study” Journal of Sexual Medicine, Journal of Sexual Medicine 2007; 4:1136–1141.
  • Stuck Foley Catheter-An Unusual Finding. Indian Journal of Urology, 1995; 10:94-95 •Micturition Disturbances in Hyperthyroidism. British Journal of Urology, 1995; 75:678-679.
  • Trucut Biopsy of Prostate-An Unusual Complication. British Journal of Urology 1995; 73:103-104.
  • Extracoporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy Experience in Patients with Congenital Anomalies of Upper Urinary Tract. Paper submitted to the Faculty of AIIMS for M.Ch Degree (1994)
  • An unusual Cause of Retention of Urine. Indian Journal of Urology, 1994; 3.
  • A new Position for ESWL of Juxta Vesical Ureteric Calculi. Indian Journal of Urology, 1994; 2:49.
  • Difficult Removal of Stuck Double “J” Ureteric Stent. British Journal of Urology 1994; 73:582-583.
  • Profile of 108 Cases of Carcinoma Prostate Registered at Urology Malignancy Clinic of AIIMS. Paper submitted to the Faculty of AIIMS for M.Ch Degree (1994)
  • Evaluation of Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy as a Modality of Treatment for Renal Calculi. Thesis submitted to Delhi University for MS Degree (1990) Books and Chapters
  • Instrumentation in Holmium Laser applications in Urology ‘ in “Holmium Laser - Facts and Acts”, by Anil Baguguna , 2013
  • Soft tissue applications of Holmium Laser’ in “Holmium Laser - Facts and Acts”, by Anil Baguguna , 2013
  • Genitourinary problems in Diabetes Mellitus. R Taneja in Textbook of Diabetology. Edited by. Sachdev. Y. (In Press)
  • Urogenital problems in elderly. R. Taneja. Distance Education Course I Gerontology. IMA AKN Sinha Institute Post Graduate Certificate Course in Geriatrics (August 2005)
  • Surgical management of erectile dysfunction. R Taneja, IMA AKN Sinha Institute Post Graduate Certificate Course in Geriatrics (August 2005)
  • Authored a chapter “Surgical Management of Erectile Dysfunction” in “Text Book of Geriatrics”, 2nd Edition by OP Sharma, published October 2004.
  • Authored a chapter on “Erectile Dysfunction” in the Therapy Section of Indian Drug Review. January 2004.
  • Urological emergencies and their management in general practice. PN Dogra, NP Gupta, R. Taneja. In: current Practice in Emergency Care, Edited by PC Chaubey Saurabh Publishers, 1995.

Qualification

MBBS, MS(General Surgery), MCh Urology

Work Experience

  • Senior Resident (M.Ch, Urology), All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi w.e.f. 1.7.1992 to 31.3.1995.
  • Senior Research Fellow (Urology), All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi w.e.f. 1.7.1991 to 30.6.1992.  
  • Senior Resident (M.Ch, Urology), All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi w.e.f. 1.2.1991 to 30.6.1991.
  • Senior Resident (Surgery), LNJP Hospital, New Delhi w.e.f 30.10.1990 to 31.1.1991  
  • Post Graduate (Surgery), Maulana Azad Medical College & Assoc. LNJP Hospital, New Delhi w.e.f. 4.8.1988 to 31.7.1990
  • House job (Medicine), Maulana Azad Medical College & Assoc. GB Pant Hospital, New Delhi w.e.f. 1.7.1988 to 31.12.1987
  • House job (Surgery), Maulana Azad Medical College & Assoc. LNJP Hospital, New Delhi w.e.f. 1.1.1987 to 30.6.1987

Certifications & Professional Memberships

  •  Member of review panel Indian Journal of Urology        
  •  Member of Executive Council of Delhi Tumor Board

Medical Council Registration

DMC-6024, MCI- 6143

Special Interests

  • Female and pediatric urology
  • Holmium Laser Enucleation of Prostate ( HoLEP)
  • Laparoscopic surgery
  • Minimally invasive and major stone surgery
  • GU prosthetics
  • Cryosurgical ablation of prostate and renal lesions
  • Robotically-assisted laparoscopic radical prostatectomy
  • Urologic oncology

Summary

  • Dr. Rajesh Taneja is a urologist who works at the Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals, New Delhi.
  • He is one of the few renowned urologists who performs Robotic assisted urological surgeries in the country.
  • He is also known for being a top urologist who has excelled in the technique of Holmium Laser Enucleation of prostate.