Mrs Bajekal has been a Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist at Barnet Hospital in North London, since 2001.
Mrs Bajekal undertook training as a medical student in Pondicherry in India. She did her post graduate studies, with research in fetal medicine in Obstetrics and Gynaecology at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences between the years 1987 –1991. She then came to the UK for higher training in 1992.
Mrs Bajekal's main gynaecological interest is Minimal Access Surgery (Keyhole Surgery) and Cervical Cancer screening. She also has a special interest in Ectopic Pregnancy, Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome and Recurrent Miscarrage.
Over the last twenty years in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Mrs Bajekal has developed and maintained a keen interest in Medical Education. Between 2002 and 2008, she was the Royal College Tutor responsible for training junior doctors at Barnet hospital. In 2007 she was appointed as the Training Programme Directorfor ST1/2 trainees in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, which provided her with a fantastic opportunity to dedicate herself to the training & mentoring of junior doctors at a national level.
In 2007, Mrs Bajekal organised and set up a Centralised Teaching programme for ST1/2 in North London. It now provides high quality teaching & has proven so successful, that a centralised programme has been rolled out to all levels of trainees from 2009.