Dr Sankalp Dudeja | Neonatologist

Dr. Sankalp Dudeja


Dr. Sankalp Dudeja

Dr Sankalp Dudeja is a neonatologist who aims to provide the best medical care for newborn infants especially, the ill or premature children. He is an All-India Rank 1 holder for AIIMS entrance test 2006.

Degree: MBBS, AIIMS, New Delhi (2011); MD Pediatrics, Lady Hardinge Medical College and associated Kalawati Saran Children’s Hospital, New Delhi (2015); DM Neonatology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education & Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh

Experience: 6 years

Specialisation: Neonatology

Key skills:

  • Quality improvement
  • Neonatal ventilation
  • Functional Echocardiography

OPD Timings:
Monday: 01:00 pm – 04:00 pm
Tuesday: 10:00 am – 03:00 pm
Thursday: 10:00 am – 01:00 pm
Friday: 01:00 pm – 03:00 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am – 01:00 pm

Consultation fees: ₹1200

For appointments please call us on 011 4211 1111.

24x7 Pediatric Support Available for Emergencies

Feel free to walk into our emergency anytime to get assisted by a qualified pediatrician round the clock.


  • Improving first hour breast feeding initiation rates after cesarean deliveries in a tertiary care hospital: A Quality Improvement study. Dudeja S, Sikka P, Jain K, Suri V, Kumar P. Indian Pediatr
  • Reactive oxygen species measurement in neat and washed semen: comparative analysis and its significance in male infertility assessment. Venkatesh S, Shamshi MB, Dudeja S, Kumar R, Dada R. Archives of Gynecology and Obstetrics. Jan 2011.283(1): 121-6
  • Dhirar N, Dudeja S, Khandekar J, Bachani D. Childhood Morbidity and Mortality in India – Analysis of National Family Health Survey 4 (NFHS-4) Findings. Indian Pediatr 2018;55:1-5
  • Dudeja S, Dhirar N. Defensive medicine: Sword of Damocles. Nat Med J Ind. (Under issue preparation).
  • Dhirar N, Dudeja S, Kumar R. Upward trend of cesarean sections in India: Incision over precision. Nat Med J Ind. (Under issue preparation).
  • Krishnamurthy B, Pattanaik S, Dudeja S, Dutta S. Persistent muscle twitching with phenobarbitone in a preterm neonate: Lack of response or manifestation of toxicity? BMJ Case Reports (Under Review).
  • Dudeja S, Dutta S. Re: Antenatal corticosteroids for maturity of term or near term fetuses: systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. BMJ 2016;355:5044.
  • Kumar J, Dudeja S, Debata P, Khurana S, Aradhya A, S Venkatseshan. Implementation of an automated oxygen control system – Are we ready? ADC Fetal and Neonatal edition. April 2017.
  • Dudeja S, Bandyopadhyay T. Gastric lavage in infants born with Meconium Stained Amniotic Fluid: Few concerns. Indian Pediatrics
  • Dudeja S, Bandyopadhyay T. Pain control interventions in preterm neonates: Few concerns. Indian Pediatrics

Awards and Recognitions

  • Awarded NNF Social Neonatology Gold medal in Neocon-2017, Gurugram
  • Research project done at AIIMS awarded Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojna (KVPY) Scholarship- the highest scholarship given by the Government of India. The scholarship was conducted jointly by Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) & Indian Institute of Science (IISC) and awarded to only 5 students from all over the country.
  • Awarded Institute ‘Gold Medal for the Best Undergraduate’ in Pathology & Ophthalmology
  • Won the National round of ‘23rd IAP Paediatrics quiz for under-graduates’ held at Pedicon- 2011, Jaipur. (The event comprised of four stages which included intra-college, state, zonal and national round)
  • Won Intra-college round of ‘27th IAP Paediatrics quiz for post-graduates’ in 2014. Secured 3rd position in the Inter-college state round of the same.
  • Secured 1st position ‘Inter-college Fortis Medillectuals quiz’ held during 37th Annual South Asian Socio-cultural, literary and sports meet- Pulse-2011
  • Secured 3rd position in quiz competition in Medigencon, 2013 at Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi

Tips for Parenting and Child Care


Premature Baby Care – How Should Parents Handle Preterm Births?

Childbirth is a miraculous and nerve-wracking event – the birth of a premature baby even more so!

Typically, infants born before the 37th week of gestation are initially taken to the NICU (Neonatal Intensive Care Unit) for initial premature baby care, and shifted to the nursery slowly over time.

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स्वाइन फ्लू एक ऐसा रोग है जो सूअर से पनपने virus की वजह से होता है| स्वाइन फ्लू के लक्षण (swine flu symptoms in hindi) आम ज़ुकाम के लक्षणों की तरह आपके बच्चे में प्रस्तुत हो सकते हैं और उनका निदान उचित समय से नहीं हो पाता|


Jaundice In Babies – When Should Parents Worry?

Did you know that upto 60-70% of babies are diagnosed with neonatal jaundice? Parents often wonder when to worry when it comes to jaundice in babies.


Recent Reviews

Patient reviews for Dr Sankalp
Dr Sankalp Dudeja | Neonatologist Overall rating: ★★★★★ 5 based on 13 reviews.
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Very Humble

Dr Sankalp is true professional, He is very humble with his patient and friendly & caring with neonates and kids. He is best doctor for kids.
- Misha Milind Ray

- Anonymous

- Anonymous

Best Doctor For My Kid!

We believe only on Dr Sankalp for our 6 month old son. He never prescribes unnecessary medicine. Took our call on sunday
- Ajay Rana

Dr. Sankalp

Very helpful, took our call at 1am when our daughter was sick.
- Debdatta

True Professional

Dr Sankalp is so humble and nice and professional at the same time. Best doctor I have ever met. He Always give true advice.
- Ajay Rana

Dr. Sankalp

He is the best doctor.He prescribes what is important and no extra medicines.I trust him with my child that is why I come from Dehradun.
- Tanu Shukla

We really appreciate having him as our baby's doctor. His patient and pleasant disposition has been very calming for us, as first time parents. We look forward to consulting with him in the future as well.
- S Basu

Dr sankalp has been very courteous with us and discusses things at its length and breadth before administering any treatment/medicines. His knowledge is impeccable and his way of explaining things can make anyone understand the subtle nuances of treatment. Also, the opd coordinators make the whole experience smooth and glitch free.
- Riyansh jain

Your service is absolutely excellent to the people and to the nation too. Dr. Sankalp Dudeja is an excellent doctor for the children/infant he handles new borns with ultimate care and love. Always have a smiling face. The service of coordinators at gyne and pediatric departments are too good.
- Aaditya krishna

Dr sankalp is very approachable and responsive to all our questions with lot of patience. Explains in detail.
- Dr kaustuv nayak

Dr Sankalp is very patient and clear all our doubts. He is very supportive. I would recommend him to all new parents.
- Bhoomika sharma

Dr sankalp is very appreciable and responsive to all our questions with lot of patience, explains in detail. The child health education in great we gained a lot from the child care workshop.
- Dr kaustuv nayak