Dr Mayekar is an innovator. He has made many developments in dentistry, which many dentists across the country try to emulate. In the year 2008, he did his M.S. from Tufts University, Boston, USA in Temporomandibular Disorder and Orofacial Pain, making him the first Indian dentist to do so. He finished his post-graduation MDS from Government Dental College & Hospital, Mumbai in 1980.