Rishi Taneja, M.D.

Dr. Taneja joined Metro Anesthesia in 2008, and currently serves as a member of the Peer Review Committee, Credentialing Committee, Scheduling Committee and Call Schedule Committee.

Dr. Taneja earned his B.A. in Biology from Austin College and completed medical school at The University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas. He then traveled to Chicago for his internship and Residency in Anesthesiology at the University of Chicago Medical Center where he was selected to serve as Chief Resident during his final year. Upon completion of his residency training he returned to UT Southwestern Medical Center for a fellowship in Cardiovascular and Thoracic Anesthesiology. Dr. Taneja is board certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology and the National Board of Echocardiography. He is a member of the American Society of Anesthesiologists, the Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists, and has presented at national meetings.

He is very happy to be back home in Texas and enjoys spending time with his family and friends, reading, and traveling. He and his wife have two daughters.