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Dr. Mahalakshmi Pendurthi

Gynecologist/Obstetrician
8 years experience overall

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Dr. M. Gowri

Gynecologist/Obstetrician
34 years experience overall

Dr. Bhanu BT

Gynecologist/Obstetrician
22 years experience overall

Dr. Bhargavi Reddy

Gynecologist/Obstetrician
31 years experience overall
 
700 Consultation fee at clinic

Dr. Shanthala Kumari R

Gynecologist/Obstetrician
35 years experience overall
 
500 Consultation fee at clinic

Dr. Triveni M P

Gynecologist/Obstetrician
23 years experience overall

Dr. Harini P Shetty

Gynecologist/Obstetrician
34 years experience overall

Dr. Sandhya Shivakumar

Gynecologist/Obstetrician
22 years experience overall

Dr. Shwetha Yadav

Gynecologist/Obstetrician
17 years experience overall
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Dr. N Nagendra Prasad

Gynecologist/Obstetrician
28 years experience overall

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Frequently Asked Questions


What is Ovarian Drilling?

Ovarian Drilling or Whiffle Ball Procedure is a minimally invasive surgery performed to destroy a small portion of ovarian tissue and break the thick outer layer of tissue covering the ovary of an individual. This procedure is performed to treat individuals with polycystic ovary syndrome.


What are the advantages of Ovarian Drilling?

Few of the advantages of Ovarian Drilling are:

  1. Regularising the menstrual cycles
  2. Minimally invasive
  3. Increase the chances of getting pregnant
  4. Short recovery time


What are the indications of Ovarian Drilling?

Ovarian Drilling is indicated in the following conditions:

  1. Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)
  2. Irregular menstrual periods
  3. Unable to get pregnant after weight loss and fertility therapy


Who are the best surgeons/doctors to perform Ovarian Drilling?

A certified and trained Gynecology surgeon and a Gynecologist who is well experienced in performing Ovarian Drilling can perform this procedure.


What is the cost of Ovarian Drilling?

Minimum cost for Ovarian Drilling in Bangalore starts from Rs.30,000 

Average expenses for Ovarian Drilling in Bangalore is approximately Rs. 55,0000

Maximum amount to be paid for Ovarian Drilling in Bangalore rises up to Rs.80,000


Cost of Ovarian Drilling depends on factors such as:

  1. Admission fee
  2. Doctor fee
  3. Age of the patient
  4. The medical condition of the patient
  5. Post-procedure complications that are involved
  6. Type of hospital
  7. The admission room that you opted for
  8. Any other lab tests or examination tests such as X-ray, ECG, etc


Is Ovarian Drilling a major procedure or minor procedure?

Ovarian Drilling is a minimally invasive and a minor procedure as it involves the use of a laparoscopic device to destroy a part of or the outer layer covering the ovary with the help of electric current or lasers.


What are the risks and complications associated with Ovarian Drilling?

Risks and Complications associated with Ovarian Drilling are:

  1. Internal bleeding 
  2. Damage to the surrounding internal organs
  3. Allergic reactions to anesthesia
  4. Formation of scar tissue
  5. Early menopause


How long does it take to complete Ovarian Drilling?

Ovarian Drilling may take around 1-2 hours to complete.


What is the recovery time for Ovarian Drilling?

Individuals who undergo Ovarian Drilling may take 5-10 days to recover completely.


What is the success rate of Ovarian Drilling?

The success rate of Ovarian Drilling depends on the following factors: 

  1. Age of the patient
  2. Hormonal balance of the patient
  3. The medical condition of the patient
  4. Experience of the surgeon/doctor

However, the success rate of Ovarian Drilling maybe 89%


Is Ovarian Drilling  Permanent?

Ovarian Drilling procedure is performed to enhance fertility and the chances of an individual to get pregnant. However, the procedure is temporary and the symptoms may reoccur in the individual over time and depend on the hormonal balance and any other associated medical conditions of the patient like PCOS, Diabetes, etc.


What are the long-term results of Ovarian Drilling?

Few of the long term results of Ovarian Drilling are:

  1. Improved chances of getting pregnant
  2. Regular menstrual periods 
  3. Early menopause (rare)


What are the options if Ovarian Drilling fails?

In case of a failed Ovarian Drilling, the doctor may suggest a revision surgery or open ovarian resection procedures.


What are the alternatives for Ovarian Drilling?

Ovarian Drilling is the treatment of choice if the following treatments fail, they are:

  1. Hormonal therapy
  2. Weight loss
  3. Clomifene citrate
  4. Insulin regulatory agents like Metformin, etc.
  5. Fertility drugs