MBBS, MD - Obstetrics & Gynaecology
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Dr. Shanthi Reddy V is a Gynecologist,Obstetrician and Laparoscopic Surgeon in Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad and has an experience of 26 years in these fields. Dr. Shanthi Reddy V practices at Apollo Hospitals in Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad and Apollo Cradle in Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad. She completed MBBS from University Of Mysore, India in 1988,MD - Obstetrics & Gynaecology from Kuvempu Univerisity in 1994 and Certificate Course in Gynecological Endoscopy from Kuvempu Univerisity in 1997. She is a member of Indian Association of Gynaecological Endoscopist (IAGE),British Medical Association, UK and Federation of Obstetric and Gynaecological Societies of India (FOGSI). Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Fertility Treatment,Maternal Care/ Checkup,Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Band,Obstetrics Problems and Gastric Balloon etc.
2 clinics for General Consultation
Road Number 72, Landmark: Opposite to Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan School Lane & Near Film Nagar, Hyderabad
Mon - Sat
11:00 - 03:30
Dharani Devi Building, Plot Number- 565, Road Number-92, Co-Operative Building Society, Landmark: Beside Volks Wagon Show Room, Hyderabad
Mon - Sat
02:30 - 04:30
I went to Apollo Cradle and was told that she does only tele consultation .Receptionist Called her and told her about Practo appointment ,she told him to help me about the procedure for tele consultation .
Dr Shanthi is treating my wife for severe abdomen pains due to endometriosis & frozen pelvis, she comes across as a very compassionate and genuine individual **** ******* ****** ** interact with my wife under severe depression and being non receptive to any medical suggestions or treatment procedures. The Dr handled the case very well and is treating her to recover well.
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.