Dr L N Taneja



Your pediatrician


A well-known Senior Pediatrician across the country, known for his taste for academics.

Has been taking care of children from birth till eighteen years of age (adolescents) since 1985.

Graduate from Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi,

Was awarded the Kalawati Jagannath Singh Memorial prize and Gold Medal for the best student in Pediatrics in 1982.

Completed his MD in Pediatrics from Safdarjang hospital in 1987.

He has taken a certificate course in Adolescent Medicine offered by AKN Sinha Institute of the Indian Medical Association (IMA).



Had served as a Medical Officer, at Hindurao Hospital, Delhi between 1989 and 1990

He runs his practice since 1991 from his clinic,

along with his wife, Dr Renu Taneja who also practices Pediatrics, at

Divya Clinic, E-20, Divya Villa, Panchsheel Garden, Navin Shahdara, Delhi 110032. 


Has helped the Shanti Nursing Home, Panchsheel Garden, Navin Shahdara, to attain a status of

the first Baby Friendly Hospital in East Delhi certified by the Breast Feeding Promotion Network of India (BPNI).


He is attached to

Max Super Specialty Hospital, IP extension, Delhi 110092 

ever since the hospital came up.

He is frequently called upon to provide expert opinion by fellow pediatricians from across the city, and nearby nursing homes like Shanti Nursing Home,

Has special interest in

new born, infant and young child feeding,

acute care of a sick child,

chronic illnesses of children,

children with respiratory problems including

recurrent cough, breathing difficulties, asthma and allergies.

Provides comprehensive follow up and care from

birth onwards including growth monitoring, nutritional guidance and immunization as per the

Indian Academy of Pediatrics recommendations.

Special interests: teaching


He is a nationally recognized trainer

in the “Pediatric Advanced Life Support” (PALS) courses and “Basic Life Support” courses (BLS) of the

Indian Academy of Pediatrics since 1995. 

He has trained hundreds of Pediatricians across the country in PALS and BLS courses.

Has held various offices of the IAP PALS group since 1997, in the north zone as well as at the National Level. 

He has been the ‘Joint National Convener’ for years 2009-2010 and then the ‘National Convener’ for the years 2011-2012 of the IAP PALS group.

He has developed the IAP PALS module based on the 2010 guidelines of the AHA.

He has also developed the IAP BLS modules which not only cater the need of the doctors and nurses,

but also for the lay persons.

Basic Life Support can be a life saving intervention for the

needy in an emergency situation and by learning this simple skill through the

“IAP-BLS mass awareness program”, even a lay person can easily provide this help.

Other teaching activities


Apart from providing training through the various programs of IAP PALS group,

Dr Taneja is involved in providing training in the “IAP- Basic Pediatric Intensive Care Course” across the country.

He has also been training the fellow pediatricians in the Respiratory Infections through the “RTI-GEM” Module of the IAP.

He has been the part of team of trainers for the “GEM” (the Golden Hour Emergency Management) courses,

the Asthma Training Module courses,

the Computer Group Training program,

APLS courses,

Emergency Medicine courses at various hospitals and Medical Colleges across the country.

Professional Organizational activities 


He has organized many conferences through the

IAP East Delhi branch

for which he has held the office of

Secretary as well as the President. 

Some of which include the Neonatology conference, the Neurology conference, the monthly meetings of the IAP East Delhi.

He is at present

the secretary of the IAP Infectious disease chapter of the Delhi and NCR.

He has organized conferences

on infectious diseases in association with the Ghaziabad and NOIDA branches of the IAP.

He also organized conferences on

Swine flu, Dengue fever and Tuberculosis,

where experts from all over the country were invited and shared their experiences on these important diseases.

Expert advice


He has been invited by the various organizations

to present lectures on important topics in conferences and meetings across the country.

He has spoken on vast subjects including

Antibiotic use in office practice, Antibiotic use in Intensive care, Complementary Feeding of Infant and young child, Breast feeding, Rotavirus vaccinations, Pneumococcal vaccinations, Influenza vaccinations, Child hood Asthma, Malaria, Dengue fever, High Blood Pressure in children and many more subjects at different occasions.

Membership of professional bodies


He is member of various academic bodies including

the IMA, IMA East Delhi, IAP, IAP Delhi, IAP East Delhi, Cardiology chapter of the IAP, Delhi Respiratory Chapter of the IAP, Adolescent Chapter of the IAP, Infectious Disease Chapter of Delhi and NCR of the IAP.



Clinic address:


Divya Clinic,


E-20, Ground Floor,

Panchsheel Garden, Navin Shahdara, Delhi 110032

Daily morning 9 am to 10 am (by appointment only – call 011- 22822405 between 9 am -1pm)

Evenings 6 pm to 9 pm on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday – may come without


Sundays closed



Mobile 9811034146



Hospital address:


Max Super Specialty Hospital, IP extension, Delhi 110092


OPD Days Tuesday and Friday 11-30 am to 1 pm and 6 pm to 8 pm

Phone 43033333







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