MBBS, MD - Obstetrics & Gynaecology, DGO
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Dr. Rita Bakshi has over 31 years of experience working in the fertility industry. As founder and of International Fertility Centre (IVF Centre India), she oversees all management operations of the company. A thought leader in the industry, she is frequently interviewed on the subjects of egg donation and surrogacy and travels around the globe promoting the highest level of professional standards in a constantly evolving field. She’s also the founder of Adiva Group Of Hospitals. She completed her MBBS in 1983 from Lady Harding Medical College, New Delhi. She did her Diploma in Gynecology and Obstetrics (DGO) in 1987 from St. Stephen’s Hospital, Delhi. She completed her M.D in 1990, from Safdarjung Hospital, Delhi. She did her 1-year diploma from St. Stephen Hospital, Delhi, two years MD from Safdarjung Hospital, Delhi.She is trained in the art (Assisted Reproductive Techniques) & IVF (In Vitro Fertilization) from Inst. of reproductive medicine, Kolkata under the doyen & pioneer of IVF. Dr. B.N. Chakravorty. She has a diploma in the art from KKIVF Hospital Singapore, and a diploma in endoscopy from KIEL, Germany. She has worked as specialist and head of the department in a public sector undertaking hospital for more than15 years. She has done more than 4000 art cycles with a success rate of over 50%. She has also done more than 4000 caesarean sections, 3000 hysterectomies including non-descent hysterectomies of even up to 16-week size uterus. She has exceptional results in egg donor surrogacy having a success rate of over 85 %.
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She explains the condition very well, also very friendly and humble. Her experience speaks with in consultation. Always recommend for any gynec related issues.
will always recommend Dr. Bakshi. she takes every problem very seriously and tries to resolves very confidently.
Very helpful and a decent doctor, really care about patient. What i really liked about them is they concentrate on there job and not extra talking..
My Gynaecologist is an excellent doctor. The doctor has a very good bedside manner *** ********* ********The doctor is also very patient, compassionate and understanding.The doctor is friendly and takes her time listen to patients. I value her professional opinion and feel at ease after visiting.
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.