MBBS, MS - Obstetrics & Gynaecology
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Dr. Rukkayal Fathima is a well-known doctor based in Chennai who specialises in Obstetrics & Gynaecology.He has over 3 years of experience practising medicine in various hospitals and clinics.Dr. Rukkayal Fathima currently works at St Isabelle Hospital.He has previously worked at Be Well Hospital, Motherhood Hospital, Govt. Hospital.Dr. Rukkayal Fathima specialises in Growth Scan, Early Pregnancy Scan, Vaginal Rejuvenation, Natural Cycle IVF, menopause advice, Gynaecological Endoscopy.Beyond His affiliation with many hospitals, He has been professionally active in many other ways.Dr. Rukkayal Fathima finished His MBBS from Chettinad Hospital & Research Institute.After that, He went on to do MCh - Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery from Stanley Medical College & Hospital , Chennai.
# 163, Kutchery Road,, Landmark: opp to kutchery road post office, Chennai
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She is so friendly in nature and we can contact her easily at any time by a call or a chat. She will respond immediately even though she is at her work, that’s what I liked about her so much. She is very calm and answer all our questions and doubts patiently.
This doctor is very friendly..and am very satisfied with her treatment..And I personally felt good to tell my problems to her..I suggest this doctor to my friends also..
Overall good ,the doctor was very friendly ,I think it's that Friendlyness is it best way for the treatment
Thank you for your wonderful care"before and during my wife pregnancy you gave a lovely combination of professionalism and caring and concerns make everything better. "After seeing so many doctors we finally came upon dr: Rukkayal Fathima. She understood my problem right at the start itself. She guided my treatment in the right way and now the treatment has worked. She is always accessible all the time. She has eventually became one in our family by her friendliness and care .I would like to say again thank you maam.
Q: Who is a Gynaecologist?
A: Gynaecology is the medical specialization that deals with the female reproductive system. Hence, a Gynaecologist is a doctor who specializes in the health and the problems of the female reproductive system that includes the vagina, ovaries, uterus and breasts. Additionally, gynaecologists are also trained in Obstetrics and hence can deal with pregnancy and child birth too.
Q: Is there a difference between Gynaecologist & Obstetrician?
A: Where a Gynaecologist deals with the health and wellbeing of the female reproductive system, an Obstetrician specializes in pregnancy, childbirth and postpartum care. A Gynaecologist is trained in Obstetrics too. Hence, when a woman is pregnant, she can either consult a Gynaecologist or an Obstetrician, but for issues related to the female reproductive system, she should consult with a Gynaecologist.
Q: What are the common procedures performed by a Gynaecologist/Obstetrician?
A: Gynaecologist: 1. Dilation and Curettage (D&C) – The uterine lining is removed either by suction or with a curette. 2. Hysteroscopy– A hysteroscopy treats minor conditions inside the uterus in a non-invasive manner. Obstetrician: 1. Normal delivery - An Obstetrician helps in childbirth. 2. C-section – In case of any complications, the Obstetrician operates on the patient to ensure safe childbirth.
Q: Does a Gynaecologist/Obstetrician treat infertility in women?
A: Yes, a Gynaecologist/Obstetrician is trained to deal with infertility and related health issues in women. Consulting a Gynaecologist can be a great way to understand and evaluate the reason for infertility and explore the various avenues of treatment available. In case of infertility in women, you should consult with your Gynaecologist/Obstetrician, who will then refer to a specialist if required.
Q: How often should females visit a Gynaecologist/Obstetrician?
A: In general, females are advised to visit their Gynaecologist/Obstetrician at least once a year. Annual exams include a number of preventive health screening procedures that can help you keep a tab on your reproductive health and are also advantageous in identifying serious health problems in initial stages. Pregnant women should consult their Gynaecologist/Obstetrician at least three times during pregnancy.