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The department of obstetrics and gynecology is one of the major departments of MGMC&RI. The strong foundation of the department was laid by Prof. P. Rajaram, a distinguished professional with vast academic and administrative experience.

Since its inception in 2001 it has grown into being one of the well established departments of the institute. The department offers comprehensive obstetric & gynecological care besides running special clinics like Infertility, postnatal and family planning clinics, cancer detection clinics, maternity services.

The department also actively participates in providing community health services in association with NGO’s in rural areas of Puducherry and Tamil Nadu.

The department offers affordable, quality healthcare for women in Puducherry and neighboring regions. It also boasts of providing the best undergraduate and post-graduate teaching programs in the state of Tamil Nadu.

 


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CLINICAL

The department conducts special clinics on regular basis within the premise.

Infertility clinics: It provides a meticulous clinical examination of infertile couples, relevant investigations like hormonal profile, follicular monitoring, tubal patency test, intra-uterine insemination besides counseling of couple regarding the modalities of treatment.

Postnatal and family planning clinics: it takes care of the postnatal mothers and provides services like counseling regarding different family planning measure and distribution of condom, oral contraceptive pills and insertion of Cu-T.

Maternity services: This is provided on regular OPD basis in the form of regular antenatal check up, second trimester anomaly screening by ultrasound and there by detecting high-risk pregnancy. The department provides 24 hours labour room services under the direct supervision of a consultant and a team of doctors.

Cancer detection clinics: In this clinic, all women who are sexually active are screened for cervical cancer. This is done by taking Pap smear. Patients with abnormal Pap-smear are subjected for colposcopic guided biopsy.

TEACHING

The department was following up the curriculum of Pondicherry University from inception till year 2007. This was revised by Board of Studies in October 2008. It now follows the curriculum of Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth University formed by its Board of Studies for Obstetrics and Gynaecology.

Faculties from the department take part in the health camps organized by the different NGOs .They take part in educating the public regarding women’s health through regular health talks.

Health camps in 2010

Sl. No. Place Faculties
1 Ariyur Dr. A. K. Chitra
2 Kurinjipadi Dr. Lopamudra Bhattacharya
3 Veppur Dr. Sunita Samal
4 Neyveli Dr.K . Vijaya
5 Vadalur Dr. K. Vijaya

Health talks

Sl. No. Topic Place Faculty
1 Antenatal care Hotel SunWay GRT, Puducherry Dr.Seetesh Ghose
2 Pregnancy and complications Hindustan Lever Ltd. Puducherry Dr.K.Vijaya.

 


Department has organized 2 CMEs

  1. Menopause February 2010.
  2. Medico-legal aspects in Obstetrics & gynecological practice in 2004 April.

In an attempt to generate awareness about menopause and its related problems a CME on menopause was conducted on 28th of February. This CME was attended by people from various sectors of medical field. The following topics were discussed-

TOPIC
SPEAKER
Ushering menopause Dr Sathyanarayana C
Deciphering and navigating through menopause Dr. Latha Chaturvedula
Menopause and mental health D.Sivaprakash B
Osteoporosis Dr. Krishnagopal R
HRT-Prophylactic vs Therapeutic Dr. Gowri Dorairajan
Containing Incontinence Dr. Lal Bahadur Palo

Chairing sessions

SL. NO TOPIC DATE & PLACE FACULTY
1 Surgical management of early carcinoma cervix Apr 2010, JIPMER Dr. Seetesh Ghose
2 Obesity in obstetrics & gynec practice Mar 2010, PIMS
3 Respiratory change in Pregnancy Mar 2008, MGMC&RI
4 Annual CME on unexplained infertility and workshop Oct 2008, JIPMER
5 Workshop on Colposcopy and CME on carcinoma cervix Oct 2007, JIPMER

Delivering talk

SL. NO TOPIC DATE & PLACE FACULTY
1 Prevention of Congenital Malformation November 2009, JIPMER, Puducherry Dr. Seetesh Ghose
Recent concept in PCOS October 2008, MGMCRI, Puducherry
2 Respiratory change in Pregnancy March 2008, MGMCRI, Puducherry Dr. Dilip K. Maurya

Conferences attended

2010

SL. NO FACULTY TOPIC PLACE MONTH
1 Dr. Seetesh Ghose International Symposium on Patient safety Medical Leadership and Global Challenges in Health Care CME on Menopause  
CME on Menopause
2 Dr. Sabita. P Gynae oncology JIPMER, Puducherry
3 Dr. Mamatha Gowda Gynae oncology
CME on Menopause MGMCRI, Puducherry Feb
4 Dr. Vijaya K CME on Menopause
5 Dr. Dilip K. Maurya
6 Dr. Sunita Samal
7 Dr. Hemabindu
8 Dr. Pallavee
9 Dr. Rugmini

2009

SL. NO FACULTY TOPIC PLACE MONTH
1 Dr. Seetesh Ghose Platinum Jubilee Celebrations Commemorative International Workshop Convention Hall, Hotel The Ashoka, New Delhi Mar
CME on “Congenital Anomalies”. Delivered a talk on Prevention of Congenital Malformation. JIPMER, Puducherry Nov
CME on” Surgical problem in Pediatrics Office Practice” MGMCRI, Puducherry Dec
2 Dr. Sunita Samal Recent trend in vaginal hysterectomy & uro-gynaecology surgery SRMC, Chennai Nov
3 Dr. Mamatha Gowda Recent trend in vaginal hysterectomy & uro-gynaecology surgery SRMC, Chennai Nov
TOT on no touch technique IUCD insertion. Pondicherry Mission Aug - Sep

2008

SL. NO FACULTY TOPIC PLACE MONTH
1 Dr. Seetesh Ghose 3rd International Congress Of AMASI Chennai Jul
2 Dr. P. Sabitha 8th International Conference On Recent Development In Obstetrics, Sub Fertility And Gynecology Chennai Aug
3 Dr. Sunita Samal 8th International Conference On Recent Development In Obstetrics, Sub Fertility And Gynecology Chennai Aug
Unexplained infertility And workshop on IUI JIPMER Oct
4 Dr. Mamatha Gowda Unexplained infertility And workshop on IUI JIPMER Oct
5 Dr. Dilip Kumar Maurya 3RD International Congress Of AMASI Chennai Jul

2007

SL. NO FACULTY TOPIC PLACE MONTH
1 Dr. Seetesh Ghose Colposcopy& CME on carcinoma cervix JIPMER, Puducherry Oct
Progress Chennai Jul
Vaginal surgery work shop Chennai, SRMC Nov
2 Dr. P Sabita Colposcopy& CME on carcinoma cervix JIPMER Oct
Hysteroscopy KGH, Chennai Aug
Gyno-lap Coimbatore May
3 Dr. K Vijaya Colposcopy& CME on carcinoma cervix JIPMER Oct
Obesity MGMCRI, Puducherry Sep
Hysteroscopy KGH, Chennai Aug
Tot workshop in educational science and technology MGMCRI, Puducherry Mar
4 Dr. Dilip K. Maurya Colposcopy & CME on carcinoma cervix JIPMER Oct
Educational science & technology work shop MGMCRI Sep
Advanced laparoscopy & hysteroscopy training   Feb
Vaginal surgery work shop Chennai, SRMC Nov
5 Dr. Sunita Samal Colposcopy& CME on carcinoma cervix JIPMER Oct
Hospital Administration MGMCRI Sep
Hysteroscopy KGH, Chennai Aug
Gyno-lap Coimbatore May
Educational science & technology MGMCRI Mar
6 Dr. S. Dash Colposcopy & CME on carcinoma cervix JIPMER Oct
7 Dr. Prashant Joshi Colposcopy & CME on carcinoma cervix JIPMER Oct
Obesity MGMCRI Sep
8 Dr. Mamata Gowda YUVA FOGSI south zone ,workshop on urogynaec surgery Bangalore Oct
Colposcopy & CME on carcinoma cervix JIPMER Oct
Progress Chennai Jul
9 Dr. P. Pallavee Colposcopy& CME on carcinoma cervix JIPMER Oct
10 Dr. D. Kavita Ethi skills gynecology EISE, Chennai Mar

 


The Department has continually encouraged research in the field of OBG and has contributed to the field of OBG through its team of dedicated physicians:

Sl.No Year Chief investigator Topic Co-investigator Status
1 2007 Dr. Anitha Manoj Programmed Labour Vs Spontaneous Labour – An RCT Dr. Seetesh
Dr. Dilip
Completed
2 2007 Dr. Anitha Manoj Comparative Study Of Digital And Transvaginal Hydrosonographic Assessment Of Cervix In Predicting The Labor Induction Outcome Dr. P. Sabita
Dr. Sunita
Completed
3 2008 Dr. Mary Angel Clomiphene Vs Letrazole In Ovulation Induction An RCT Dr. Seetesh
Dr. Mamata
On going
4 2008 Dr. Arthy Efficacy And Safety Of Serial Membrane Sweeping In Prevention Of Postterm Pregnancy Dr. P. Sabita
Dr. Sunita
On going
5 2009 Dr. Tanvir Cervical Length Measurement By Transvaginal Ultrasound Predicting Preterm Labour Dr. Seetesh
Dr. Mamata
On going
6 2009 Dr. Deepalakshmi. R The Occurrence Of Postpartum Depression Among The Women Attending Tertiary Care Hospital Dr. Seetesh
Dr. Mamata
On going
7 2009 Dr. Asha Jenkins A Randomised Control Study to compare the efficacy of extra-amniotic foley’s catheter, intra-cervical prostaglandin E2 gel and intra-vaginal prostaglandin E1 tablet for the pre induction cervical ripening Dr. K. Vijaya
Dr. Lopamudra
On going
8 2010 Dr. Seetesh Use of umbilical tape as sling in nulliparous prolapse Dr. P. Sabita Submitted for ethical Clearance

ICMR research proposal

Assessment of awareness of cervix cancer among gynecology out-patients.
Chief Investigator    :    Ms. Shobana Aarthi D, II Year M.B.B.S, MGMC&RI, Puducherry.
Co-investigator