Dr. Rajesh Kumar Sharma

Associate Director Institute of Critical Care and Anaesthesiology



Served in the Indian Army for 5 yrs in the Army Medical Corps

First to start the dedicated pediatric cardiac intensive care programme at Max Saket

Fellow in Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Dr Rajesh is credited with starting protocolised management of Pre and Post Cardiac Surgical Patients of all age group with compelx cardiac anomalies. He has served in the Indian Army for 5 years and is responsible for starting a dedicated paediatric cardiac intensive care programme at Max Saket. He has been recommended twice for Chief of Army Staff Commendation Card and received Commanding officers commendation for duty rendered. He has worked as fellow in Children Hospital of Philadelphia. Dr. Rajesh has successfully managed several paediatric cases including the 1st Post Cardiac Surgical ECMO case in a four month old  Post Arterial Switch Procedure. Dr. Rajesh specialises in peritoneal dialysis catheter insertion and post arterial switch procedures. 

Medical Qualifications

Visiting Fellow Observer PCICUChildren Hospital Of Philadelphia2014
Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care TrainingDepartment of Pediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery-EHIRC, New Delhi2005
MD (Pediatrics)University of Delhi2003
M.B.B.S.PGIMS, Rohtak1993

Specialization and Expertise

  • Peritoneal Dialysis Catheter Placement
  • Cannulation and Line Placement
  • Infant Management with Tracheostomy - Post Cardiac Surgery
  • Pre & Post operative management of Paediatric and Congenital cardiac patients 

Memberships & Certifications

  • Member of Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Society
  • International Member of Society of Critical care Medicine
  • Life Member of Indian Academy of Pediatrics
  • Life Member of Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine
  • Life Member of Pediatric Cardiac Society of India
  • Life member of Indian Academy of Pediatrics


  • Indian Paediatrics :   Changing Spectrum of Pediatric AKI in a Tertiary Hospital in India., 2014
  • Jaypee Publishers Volume 15 326-335 :   Magnesium and The Neonate; Recent Advances in Paediatric, 2005
  • Indian Journal of CTVS:23;2 :   Off Pump BD Glenn:BIS Correlation,
  • Indian Journal of Critical Care Medicine :   Vasoactive Inotrope Score as a Tool for Clinical care in Children Post cardiac Surgery,