Dr. Rajesh Taneja

Dr. Rajesh Taneja
Urologist, Delhi

MBBS, MS, MCh

  • Dr. Rajesh Taneja is Senior Consultant Urologist and Andrologist at Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals, Delhi
  • One of the first Robotic Surgeons of the country performing Robotic surgery for Cancers  of Prostate, Kidney,Urinary Bladder and birth defects of urinary tract like PUJ obstruction, Megaureter, VUR
  • Pioneer in holmium Laser enucleation of prostate (HoLEP) Has been training Urologists in and around the country in the art of HoLEP
  • International speaker and author for the subject Interstitial Cystitis or Bladder Pain Syndrome. 

Experience

Senior Consultant Urology and Andrology, Pushpawati Singhania Research Institute for liver and kidney diseases, New Delhi Oct , 1998 -  January , 2003

Senior consultant Urology and Head Surgical Division , Pushpawati Singhania Research Institute for liver and Kidney diseases, New Delhi January , 2003 -  February, 2012

Senior Consultant and Coordinator academics, Urology Andrology and Robotic Surgery , Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals,New Delhi, New Delhi February , 2012 -  Present

Specialities

  • Urology

  • Robotic Surgery

  • Andrology

Procedures

  • Penile Implants

  • Penile Prosthesis

  • Perc Stone Removal

  • Prostate Biopsy

  • Prostate Brachytherapy

Conditions

  • Adrenal Gland Cancer

  • Adrenal Gland Diseases

  • Adrenal Tumor

  • Benign Prostatic Hypertrophy (BPH)

  • Bladder Cancer

Expertise

  • Robotic surgery for treatment of cancers of prostate, urinary bladder and kidneys, congenital anomalies of urinary tract (Birth defects) and repair of urinary fistulae (VVF)in women.
  • Holmium Laser Enucleation  of Prostate , HoLEP , for BPH. Has been an international trainer for this procedure and and trained several urologists in India abroad in this technique. 
  • Treatment of cancers of the urinary tract organs: Prostate, Urinary bladder, Kidneys, Penis, Testes
  • Treatment of urinary tract infections
  • Surgical correction of Birth defects of urinary organs (Congenital anomalies) like Phimosis, Hydronephrosis, PUJ Obstruction, Vesicoureteric reflux (VUR), Megaureter, Posterior urethral Valves (PUV), Ectopia vesicae, Hypospadias
  • An international speaker and author of several scientific papers on interstitial Cystitis , the Bladder Pain syndrome 
  • Laparoscopic Nephrectomy, Pyeloplasty
  • Surgery for stricture in urethra
  • Incontinence of urine, sling operations in female incontinence, complex urinary fistulae (Urogynecology)
  • Bladder pain syndrome/Interstitial cystitis
  • Overactive bladder
  • Treatment of male sexual dysfunction including surgical implantation of silicone devices
  • Male infertility
  • Male Menopause/ Andropause

Education

MBBS, 1985, Maulana Azad Medical college , New Delhi, India

MS General Surgery, 1990, Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, India

M.Ch. Urology, 1994, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India

Practice Information

Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals, Delhi

Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals, Delhi

Sarita Vihar, Delhi Mathura Road, Delhi, Delhi - 110076

Patient Experience

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Achievements & Contributions

  • Presented scientific paper ‘Penile reconstruction following infective gangrene’ at the annual meeting of Asia Pacific Society of Sexual Medicine held at Jeju, Korea ,4 -6th October 2007 .
  • 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
  • Reviewed a case report for British Journal  of Urology, October 2014.
  • ( bcr-2014-207977) Massive haematuria, recurrent clot retention and rupture of urinary bladder following laser lithotripsy of vesical calculus in a tetraplegic patient: Lessons we learn.
  • Treasurer, Andrology India
  • Received felicitation 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)
  • Chaired a session on “Robotic Radical Prostatectomy” during a CME held at Medanta Medicity, Gurgaon on 14th September 2013
  • Conducted a Mentorship program on Holmium Laser Enucleation Of Prostate (HoLEP) at Nova Surgical center, Bangalore, on 13th September 2013
  • Delivered a talk on ‘Role of Robotic Surgery in Urology’ at IMA meeting at Mathura, 31 August 2013
  • Chaired a session on “Robotics in Urology” during a CME organized by Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals, New Delhi , 18thJuly 2013
  • Dlivered a talk on “Role of Robotic Surgery in Urology” at the annual conference of DMA, GPCON 2013 at New Delhi on July 17, 2013
  • Conducted live operative workshop on Holmium laser enucleation of prostate (HoLEP) at SMS College and hospital Jaipur, 6th July 2013
  • Delivered a talk at the annual meeting of Kashmir Doctors association on ‘Diseases of prostate in elderly, Benign and Malignant’ on 4th July 2013
  • Invited to mentor a program of holmium laser prostatectomy (HoLEP) at Nawaloka Hospitals, Colombo, Sri Lanka in 18th May 2013
  • Invited to deliver a talk on ‘Role of Robotic Surgery in Diseases of Urinary Tract’ at CME held at Kabul, 4th May 2013
  • Conducted a mentorship program on Holmium Laser Enucleation of Prostate, (HoLEP) at Rama Krishna Mission Hospital ,Kolkata on 9th March 2013
  • Invited to Demonstrate and supervise HoLEP (Holmium Laser Enucleation of Prostate) at Fortis Hospital Mohali, Chandigarh, on 10th February, 2013
  • Delvered a talk ‘How to prevent Stress Urinary Incontinence during HoLEP’ at the annual conference of Urology society of India held at Pune ,17-20 January ,2013
  • Chaired a session on ‘Uro Oncology’ held at the annual conference of Urology society of India held at Pune ,17-20 January ,2013
  • Delivered a talk ‘Preventing complications during HoLEP’ during the annual conference of Urology society of India held at Pune ,17-20 January , 2013
  • Presented a lecture on ‘High power Laser in treatment of Stone disease’ at the annual conference of Urology society of India held at Pune ,17-20 January , 2013
  • Conducted a Mentorship program for HoLEP at Apollo Hospitals Kolkata on 4th and 5th January2013Invited as a panelist during symposium on ‘Robotic Radical Prostatectomy’ held at IMA Noida on 30th December2012
  • Delivered a guest lecture on “Interstitial Cystitis: the current treatments” at Karnataka Urological Society meeting held at Bangalore on 30 November 2012
  • Delivered a talk on “Carcinoma prostate and Robotic Surgery” at meeting of IMA Aligarh, on 25 November 2012
  • Invited to deliver a talk “Holep for beginners” at the annual symposium of North Zone Urological society of India, held at Jammu on 17 November 2012
  • Moderated a podium session on Endourology during the annual conference of North Zone urological society of India , held at Jammu on 2012
  • Delivered a guest lecture “Benign and Malignant disorders of prostate” at a CME held in Kabul ,Afghanistan on 10 November 2012
  • Conducted a live training workshop on Holmium laser enucleation of prostate at Vikram Hospital Bangalore on 24 October 2012
  • Delivered a guest lecture “Tips and Tricks of HoLEP” at Karnataka Urological society meeting at Bangalore on 24 October 2012
  • Invited to conduct a training workshop on Holmium Laser Enucleation of Prostate at King George Medical University, Lucknow on 6 October 2012
  • Delivered a guest lecture on ‘Male sexual dysfunction’ during a CME held at NTPC on 21 September 2012
  • Delivered a guest lecture ‘Testosterone Metabolism and Drug interactions’ at the annual conference of Indian Andropause society , held at New Delhi, September 15 2012
  • Invited to talk on “Phallus and Fallacies” at the Joint Andrology Workshop held in New Delhi on 16 September 2012
  • Presented a Video “Holmium Laser Resection of bladder tumor” at World congress of Endourology, 7 September 2012 at Istanbul Turkey
  • Performed live “Holmium Laser Enucleation of Prostate, (Holep) during Asian Congress of Urology , held at Srinagar 6-8June 2012
  • Invited to demonstrate the use of holmium laser in urology at a live workshop at Pune on 18 May 2012
  • Invited to deliver a guest lecture ‘Judicious use of steroids in Interstitial Cystitis’ at the annual conference of European society for study of Interstitial Cystitis (ESSIC) held at Porto, Portugal ,8-10 May 2012
  • Chaired a live operative session on Robotic Radical Prostatectomy during an International operative workshop held at RML Hospital, New Delhi , on 11 April, 2012
  • Delivered a guest lecture at IMA South Delhi Branch on ‘Prostatic Diseases in elderly; Benign and Malignant” at India Habitat center, New Delhi on 24 March 2012
  • Invited to demonstrate live and mentor the technique of Holmium Laser Prostatectomy (HoLEP) at a workshop held at the ‘Institute of Nephrology Urology’, Bangalore on 22 January 2012
  • Delivered a guest lecture on ‘Intra operative Cholangioscopic lithotripsy Oriental Cholangio Hepatitis Using a rigid scope’ at the GI Surgery club Meeting on 21 January 2012
  • Delivered a talk “Science of HoLEP” during annual conference of Urological Society of India, held at Bangalore on 5 January 2012
  • Delivered a guest lecture “Surgical Treatment of BPH” at Medicon, organized by IMA Saharanpuron 18 December 2011
  • Invited as Founder Member of Executive Council of ‘Delhi Tumor Board’
  • Invited to demonstrate as an instructor, the technique of holmium laser prostatectomy at training program held at Fortis Hospital Kolkata,2-3 Dec 2011
  • Hosted Delhi urological society meeting at PSRI on 29 Oct 2011 and presented 5 cases for discussion
  • Delivered a talk on ‘Versatility of Holmium Laser in Urology’ during the symposium on Holmium Laser at the Annual conference of North Zone Chapter of USI, held at Shimla on 8 Oct 2011
  • Chaired a live operative session during the North Zone USI annual conference held at Shimla on 8 Oct 2011
  • Invited to participate as a panelist during Uro oncology CME on Advanced Carcinoma Prostate held in New Delhi on 24 Sept 2011
  • Chaired a session during International live operative workshop , held at PGI Chandigarh on 9 September 2011
  • Delivered a talk on ‘Benign Diseases of Prostate’ at CME held by PSRI on 9July 2011, New Delhi
  • Delivered Guest lecture, “Prostate Ailments in Elderly: Benign and Malignant ” at India Habitat Center, on 31 March 2012
  • Soft Tissue applications of Holmium Laser. Rajesh Taneja. Journal of International Medical Sciences Academy (2011) 24-3; 135-136
  • Chaired a live operative session during PERCON, International conference on PCNL held in New Delhi on 2 April 2010
  • Participated as faculty in the International meeting on overactive bladder held in Hangzhou, China 26-29 March 2010
  • Delivered a talk on “Intra vesical treatments of Interstitial Cystitis”, SUI Symposium held during the annual conference of Urological Society of India, held at Agra 4th February, 2010
  • Delivered a talk on “Penile implants in India- Current scenario” in Andrology symposium during the annual conference of Urological Society of India, held at Agra 5th February,2010
  • Addressed the IMA Haldwani on the ‘Use of Holmium Laser in Urology’, November 2009
  • Delivered a guest lecture on ‘Transgender surgery’ at the Annual conference of CSEPI held at Mumbai, 24 Oct 09.
  • Invited to deliver a guest lecture on ‘Role of Androgen replacement in women’ at the annual conference of Indian Andropause society , held at Mumbai,23 Oct 09
  • Delivered a guest lecture on ‘Surgical techniques of Reconstruction of Penis’ at the annual conference of ‘Andrology India’ , held at Mumbai,23 Oct 09
  • Invited as guest Faculty to deliver a lecture “Tips and tricks of HoLEP” at the Annual conference of North Zone chapter of Urological Society of India held at Amritsar ,03 Oct 09
  • Invited to deliver a talk on Holmium Laser in Urology, at Annual conference of IMA Moradabad, 12 Sep 2009
  • Delivered a guest lecture on Overactive Bladder at the conference held in ONGC, Dehradun, 29 August 2009
  • Presented the experience with Trazodone in patients with initial failure of Sildenafil for treatment of erectile dysfunction, at the Urology summit held at Xian, China, and 22Aug 2009
  • Chaired a live operative session on ‘Laser Prostatectomy and Reconstructive urology’ in a workshop organized by North zone urological society of India at New Delhi on 8 Aug 2009
  • Delivered a guest lecture on ‘Medical Management of Oligospermasthenia’ at a seminar held at India Habitat centre, 18 July 2009
  • Invited to discuss the Management of Hunners lesion using Holmium Laser, at the Annual Conference of European society for study of Interstitial Cystitis, at Gottenborg, Sweden May 2009
  • Chaired a live operative session on ‘Demonstration of Surgical techniques for treatment of Benign Enlargement of Prostate’ during International workshop on Prostatic Diseases, held at The All India Institute of Medical Sciences; ,April 2009,AIIMS,New Delhi
  • Delivered a talk on Andropause: Clinical profile at the scientific session during MIDCON held at the Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi on 29 March,2009
  • Delivered a guest lecture on “Erectile Dysfunction ,a clinical approach”, during Joint Andrology Workshop held at Surajkund, Dec 2008
  • Invited as a speaker on the symposium on Painful bladder syndrome ,held during the annual conference of the North Zone Chapter of Urological Society of India at Allahabad, November 2008
  • Chaired a session on “Reconstructive Urological Surgery” at the 9th annual conference of Asian Urological Association on 4th Oct 2008
  • Hosted the Delhi Urological Society meeting at PSRI and presented four topics for discussion on 25 September 2008
  • Delivered a guest lecture “Andropause: what is new” at the annual conference of Indian Andropause society at Jaipur on 19th Sept 2008.
  • Delivered a guest lecture on “Female Genital Mutilation” at the annual conference of CSEPI at Jaipur on 20th Sept 2008.
  • Delivered a guest lecture “Surgical options in BPH” at a CME organized by IMA Palwal on May 17, 2008
  • Chaired a session on ‘Instrumentation in PCNL‘ at the international conference held in New Delhi on April 12, 2008
  • Delivered a guest lecture “Management strategies in ED, An over view” at the CME organized by DMA on April 9, 2008
  • Invited to deliver a talk on’ Laser Prostatectomy’ during the annual conference of Haryana chapter of Indian Medical Association held in Faridabad on December 23, 2007
  •   Faculty in Scientific Programs     ·         Invited to deliver a lecture on ‘Erectile Dysfunction is synonymous with Endothelial Dysfunction’, at the meeting of European Association for study of Diabetes (EASD), held at New Delhi on 15 March 2015.   ·         Invited to chair a symposium on ‘Tadalafil in the treatment of BPH’ held  at New Delhi, North zone Urological so
  • Member of review panel ‘Indian Journal of Urology
  • Founder Member of Executive Council of ‘Delhi Tumor Board’
  • Urology society of India
  • Member of Europian society for study of Interstitial cystitis 
  • Member of reviewer board of Indian Journal of Medical research 
  • Member of review board of Europian Journal of Obstetrics Gynecology and Reproductive biology
  • Reviewer for British Medical Journal Case reports