Mrs Vardhini Vijay is a consultant laparoscopic general and colorectal surgeon at The Princess Alexandra Hospital NHS Trust, Harlow, and The Rivers Hospital, Sawbridgeworth. She specialises in abdominal surgery, cholecystectomies, adhesiolysis, hernia repairs and colonoscopy.
She qualified from Christian Medical College, Vellore, India in 1990 with a post-graduate degree in surgery from Tata Memorial Hospital, Bombay in 1993. She arrived in the UK in 1995, and completed her specialist surgical training in the North Thames East region, gaining specialist laparoscopic and colorectal skills as a senior registrar at Colchester General and Chase Farm Hospitals. She was appointed as consultant at Princess Alexandra Hospital, Harlow in 2009.