Gynaecologist is a doctor who specializes in treating the overall health of a female. They take care of various medical conditions related to women like pregnancy, menstruation, childbirth, issues related to fertility, hormonal disorders and many more. A gynaecologist diagnoses and treats a wide range of issues related to female reproductive system as well. These medical conditions can be categorised under breast problems, pelvic disorders, urinary tract and cancer in different parts of women reproductive system.
It is generally advisable for women to visit a gynaecologist for an annual check-up, on a regular basis. If there is any suspicious change in normal routine or any problem in either of the parts of reproductive system, then there should be no delay in consulting the specialist. Women face several health issues in their day to day life, such as menstruation or menopause, pregnancy or infertility, family planning or contraception, sexually transmitted diseases, cysts and many more. A visit to a gynaecologist will help them in understanding the root of these medical issues and will get them the solutions as well to deal with the problems. A gynaecologist can guide them regarding the regular tests to be done at the different age and stage of womanhood.
Gynaecologists normally practice their regular tasks like delivering babies, examining female patients and performing required surgeries. However, after doing their fellowship, they can deal in some of the sub-specialties as well. These include Maternal- Foetal medicine, Reproductive Endocrinology, Gynaecologic Oncology and Urogynaecology.
Normally the consultation fee of gynaecologists in Mumbai range between INR 500/- and 1000/-
Consultation for IVF treatment RS 1,500- Rs 2,000
IVF treatment Rs 1,50,000- Rs 2,50,000
Normal delivery Rs 47,000- Rs 99,000
Caesarean( C- sec) delivery Rs 27,000- Rs 1,25,000
A gynaecologist treats almost every problem related to women. However, some of the common treatments provided by gynaecologist include:
Hysterectomy- This involves surgical removal of the uterus.
Exploratory Laparotomy- This method is used for repairing the damage caused to pelvic organs. Laparotomy can also be used for investigating the level of progression of malignant diseases.
Hysteroscopy- For the inspection of uterine cavity, hysteroscopy is done.Diagnostic Laparoscopy- This method is used for the diagnosis and treatment of sources leading to pelvic and abdominal pain.