MBBS, DGO, MD - Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Fellow of Indian College of Obstetrics and Gynecology (FICOG)
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Dr. V k poddar is a gynecologist, infertility specialist and sexual and reproductive health specialist in salt lake, kolkata and has an experience of 32 years in these fields. Dr. V k poddar practices at dr. V k poddar's women's health care and infertility clinic in salt lake, kolkata, belle vue gyne clinic in park street, kolkata and doctor's chamber- talab bari in girish park, kolkata. He completed mbbs from bmc west bengal in 1983, dgo from aligarh muslim university, aligarh in 1986 and md - obstetrics & gynaecology from medical college, calcutta in 1989.He is a member of indian medical association (ima) and federation of obstetrics and gynaecological societies of india (fogsi).You can get the phone number of dr. V k poddar on practo.Com
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Had a great experience. The doctor listens very patiently and is very friendly. Also he explains everything really well and gives good time to each patient.
Q: Who is a Gynecologist?
A: Gynaecologists are medical practitioners who are specialized in diagnosing and treating issues of the female reproductive system and breasts.
Q: Is there a difference between Gynecologist & Obstetrician?
A: Gynaecologists can treat and diagnose problems related to female reproductive system health, whereas an obstetrician is a gynaecologist who specializes in pregnancy and childbirth.
Q: What are the common procedures performed by a Gynecologist/Obstetrician?
A: There are common procedures performed by gynaecologists/Obstetrician: -selective Salpingography to identify fallopian tube disease or obstruction -fluid-Contrast Ultrasound to evaluate lining and cavity of uterus -cutting of scar tissues -surgical repair of vaginal wall to repair hernias -colposcopy to view the opening of uterus -ablation to remove a layer of tissues lining the uterus
Q: Do Gynecologist/Obstetrician treat infertility in women?
A: An obstetrician/gynaecologist with extra training and who is certified in reproductive endocrinology can treat infertility in women.
Q: How often should females visit a Gynecologist/Obstetrician?
A: Females should visit a gynaecologist/obstetrician once in a year for pelvic examination to check for any sign of illness or abnormalities.