Dr Anil Taneja (m)

Consultant Cardiologist

QualificationsBSc MBBS FRCP [Uk-Lond] FRCP [Ire] FRCPE MSc [card-distn] MD FESC

Main NHS base:

  • Whipps Cross University Hospital [Barts NHS Trust]

Clinical interests:

General Cardiology, Echocardiography, Nuclear Cardiology, Hypertension, Heart Failure, Syncope and Falls, General Medicine, Acute Medicine, Palpitations, Chest Pain, Breathlessness, Cardiovascular prevention, Hypercholesterolaemia. Specialities and expertise - Cardiology and Internal Medicine.

Training & background:

  • Dr Taneja completed basic training [SHO rotation from Sept 1995 until Jan 1999] in Medicine at the Oxfordshire Deanery. Meanwhile he achieved an MRCP from the UK and MRCP from Ireland. 
  • He completed higher specialist training from 1999 - 2009 at the London Deanery. He then completed an MSc in Cardiology at the Imperial College [NHLI] with a distinction, followed by MD from Royal Brompton Hospital [Imperial College, London Univ] .
  • Dr Taneja has made various presentations at national and International cardiology society meetings [British, American and European] and published articles in various peer review journals and wrote book chapters [acute coronary syndrome]. 
  • He obtained full accreditation in Echocardiography both by British society of Echocardiography and also by European Association of cardiovascular imaging. 
  • He completed level 2 cardiac CT Training and is an accrediated member of British Society of Cardiac Imaging and the Society of Cardiac CT in the USA.
  • He also completed an advanced course in nuclear cardiology at Imperial College [Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospital]. 
  • Dr Taneja enjoys teaching and was the Director of MRCP Paces course of PASTEST. He is presently Examiner of MRCP paces Examination  for Royal College of Physicians-London.


Personal profile:

Dr Taneja worked as consultant looking after the high dependency unit and CCU at Charing Cross Hospital, Imperial College NHS Trust. He moved to Whipps Cross University Hospital [Barts NHS Trust] in 2010 as a Consultant in Cardiology and Acute Medicine.

He is also a Lead in the Clinical Improvement group (CIG)  [clinical governance] for Cardiology Dept at Whipps Cross Hospital and was previously the lead for CIG for acute medicine.

Member of:

  • European Society of Cardiologists
  • British Cardiac Society
  • Royal Colleges of Physicians [London, Edinburgh and Ireland]
  • British society of Echocardiography
  • European Association of Cardiac Imaging
  • Society of Cardiac CT [USA]

Clinic Times

Please note these are regular clinics, other times may be available by appointment

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat

Schedule Key

M: Monthly sessions       A: Consulting alternative weeks       A/H: Ad Hoc

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