Dr. Rajiv Uttam

Director & HOD Paediatrics, PICU and Paediatric ER Paediatrics


A specialist in paediatrics with a rich experience of over 37 years is currently working in Max Smart Super Speciality Hospital. He has expertise in Paediatric Ventilation, Non-Invasive Ventilation and Neonatal And Paediatric Bronchoscopy. He has also participated in various workshops, delivered numerous presentations and published many papers. He has handled numerous complex medical cases and is known for attention to detail, accurate diagnosis and treating patients with empathy.

Dr. Rajiv has trained and practised in the UK for 11 years. He is the founding member and secretary of Paediatric Critical Care College of India. He has published over 30 papers in various National and International Journals.

Dr. Rajiv also started the first Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) in Corporate Hospital at Apollo, Delhi.

Medical Qualifications

Fellow of Indian College of Critical Care Medicine (FICCM) - -
Fellow of Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine (FISCCM) - -
MRCP (Paeds) - -
MBBSMaulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi -

Specialization and Expertise

  •  Paediatric Ventilation
  • Non-Invasive Ventilation
  • Neonatal and Paediatric Bronchoscopy

Memberships & Certifications

  • Indian Medical Association (IMA)
  • Delhi Medical Association (DMA)
  • Indian Academy of Pediatrics (IAP), Intensive Care Chapter
  • Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine (ISCCM)
  • British Paediatric Association (BPA)