Dr Anoop Raj started his career as MBBS student in G R Medical College Gwalior and later did his M.S. (Master of Surgery) in ENT from Indore University, M. P in 1980. Thereafter he joined as ENT Surgeon in G. R. Medical College at Gwalior. He joined as assistant professor in Maulana Azad Medical College in 1985 and gradually rose to the post of Director Professor and head of the department in 2004. He has been at various institutes as WHO fellow like House Ear Institute: Los Angeles, N.I.H. Washington, D. C., Boy’s Town National Research Hospital, Omaha and New York Eye Ear Infirmary, New York, USA.
Dr Anoop Raj has teaching experience of more than 35 years and has been head of the department till 2015. He has also been Hony Consultant and advisor to AFMS, Ministry of Defence for six years from May 2002. He has also served as inspector at MCI and expert for selection in various states and National Public service commission. He has to his credit many scientific contributions in various journals, books, magazines and national dailies on various ENT diseases. He has also been invited faculty for International conferences. He has also been president of various ENT associations like President of Association of Otolaryngology of India (2009-10), President of Rhinology Society of India (2009-11) and President of Delhi State A.O.I. (2000-2001).
For his distinguished services he received State Award for service doctors in year2001-2002 by Govt on NCT Delhi.
Dr Anoop Raj has special interest in Phonosurgery(voice surgery) apart from other ENT surgeries, and is instrumental in doing some pioneer voice research in Voice and hormones in Indian population. He also developed hindi speech therapy for cochlear implantees. His has presented his work on voice disorder in various national and international forums also. He has been doing medialisation thyroplasty using sialastic fabricated implant which is a boon to poor patients. He is doing free medical camps diagnostic and operative ear camps at various places for ear, nose, and throat diseases since 1991 every year in LIFELINE EXPRESS. He was also past president of Lion’s club Gwalior. He has also instituted various awards in the ENT associations including Poster award in National AOI, Quiz award in Delhi state AOI and Poster award in Rhinology society.