Dr. Pooja Bajaj - SPARSH Hospital
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Dr. Pooja Bajaj

Associate Consultant Pulmonologist

Qualification:

MBBS, MD (Respiratory Medicine)

Specialities:

Pulmonology

Pulmonology

Location:

SPARSH Hospital, Infantry Road

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Dr. Pooja Bajaj has achieved significant milestones in her educational and professional journey. She earned her MD in Respiratory Medicine from MS Ramaiah Medical College, Bangalore, following her MBBS degree from Kasturba Medical College, Manipal University.

In terms of work experience, Dr. Bajaj has made notable contributions to various medical institutions. She has previously held roles such as a Consultant Pulmonologist at Meridian Medical Centre, Bangalore, Clinical Associate in Pulmonology and Critical Care at Apollo Hospitals, Bangalore, and Consultant Pulmonologist at Vaayu Chest and Sleep Specialists, Bangalore.

Dr. Pooja’s certifications include the completion of an Advanced Course on Diagnosis of Allergy & Immunotherapy from Smt. B.K. Shah Medical Institute & Research Centre, Sumandeep Vidyapeeth, Gujarat. She is also certified in Basic Life Support by the American Heart Association and has completed a Basic Course in Biomedical Research. Dr. Bajaj holds Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates Certification and is recognized by the Australian Medical Council with a certificate from the Australian Medical Board.

In addition to her clinical endeavours, Dr. Pooja has made significant contributions to academic research. She has published articles in reputable journals such as “Innovations: Technology and Techniques in Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery” and “Clinical Medicine Insights: Case Reports.” These publications delve into innovative approaches in transbronchial biopsy and address long-term complications related to airway stenosis from foreign body aspiration.

Dr. Bajaj’s excellence is further highlighted by her achievements and presentations at national conferences. Notably, she secured the 4th rank in MD Pulmonology at RGUHS Karnataka and received the Dean’s Recognition for First Class in the 2nd and 1st years of Medical School. She has also earned awards for her presentations, such as the 1st place for Oral Paper Presentation at Broncocon 2023 in Mumbai and recognition at NAPCON 2021 in Varanasi.

Beyond her clinical and academic pursuits, Dr. Bajaj has actively engaged in organizational and leadership roles. She has coordinated specialized clinics focusing on Severe Asthma, COPD, and Bronchiectasis, enhancing outpatient services. Additionally, she has served as the Editor for the Kasturba Medical College Newsletter.

Dr. Pooja Bajaj’s multifaceted contributions to the medical field, coupled with her academic achievements and research endeavors, underscore her commitment to advancing healthcare and making a positive impact in her field.

Areas of Expertise
  • Respiratory Disease
  • Asthma
  • COPD
  • Allergy testing and immunotherapy

Certifications
  • Advanced Course on Diagnosis of Allergy & Immunotherapy
  • American Heart Association Basic Life Support
  • Basic Course in Biomedical Research
  • Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates
  • Australian Medical Council Certificate (from the Australian Medical Board)
  • Emergency/ Basic Life Support, Australia
  • Advanced Life Support Australian Resuscitation Council
  • Fundamentals of Critical Care Support Society of Critical Care Medicine

Publications
  • Journal: Innovations: Technology and Techniques in Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Volume: 16 issue: 1, page(s): 75-79 Use of an extended working channel in High-Risk Transbronchial Biopsy: An Innovative Use of an Existing Modality to Minimize Bleeding and Hypoxia
  • Journal: Clinical Medicine Insights: Case Reports, Volume 12: pages 1–4 Airway Stenosis Related to Foreign Body Aspiration: An Under-recognized Log term Complication

Qualifications
  • MBBS – Kasturba Medical College, Manipal University, Manipal
  • MD (Respiratory Medicine) – MS Ramaiah Medical College, Bangalore

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