Department Of Endogynecology

GEM Hospital as we all know is Asia’s first and most advanced health care in Gastroenterology and Laparoscopy. In our yearning to provide excellent health care, we realised the demands of women in their day to day life. To enable them to resume their routine activities within a short duration after surgery without compromising their health the department of Endogynecology was started. GEM provides care to women for all gynecological problems including abnormal uterine bleeding, fibroid uterus, infertility and cancer of female genital tract. This is one of the top notch centres in our country to perform all laparoscopic gynecological procedures including simple procedures and advanced laparoscopic surgeries for malignancy, severe endometriosis as well. GEM Evecare emphasises on efficient and personalised health care to all our patients.

GEM Evecare is a tertiary referral centre for complicated cases.We are equipped with advanced laparoscopic instruments and have a specialised pelvic surgery team comprising of experienced endogynecologist, surgical gastroenterologist, anaesthetist to efficiently deal with difficult surgeries having severe bowel adhesions, frozen pelvis and cancer surgeries.

 

Team of Surgeons

Prof. C.Planivelu

MS, MCh, DNB, FACS, FRCS(Hon) Ed

Chairman

GEM Hospital and Research Centre

 

Professor & Director

Institute of Gastroenterology & Robotic Surgery

 

Dr. Kavitha Yogini M.S., FMAS

Lead : Endogynecology

Dr.Kavitha yogini is an experienced gynec laparoscopic surgeon who is attached to GEM Hospital since 10 years and heads the Department of Endogynecology. She had studied her MBBS in Coimbatore medical college, Coimbatore.She has done her postgraduation in KMC,Manipal and postdoctoral fellowship in Endogynecology from GEM institute and Research centre.She was awarded honorary FMAS by Association of minimal access surgeons of India for her extensive work in gynaec laparoscopy. She is well versed with hysteroscopic and advanced laparoscopic surgeries including oncological and urogynecologic procedures. She has been conducting basic and advanced laparoscopic training courses regularly for the past 7 years. She has organized several national and international conferences, has been a faculty in conferences both at home and overseas. She has several publications in national and international journals to her credit. Her special interests are operative hysteroscopy, laparoscopic gynecologic oncology, urogynecology, robotic surgery.

    Dr. B.Devi M.S.

    Surgeon : Endogynecology

    Dr.B.Devi is an experienced gynaecologist .She has done her MBBS from PSG IMSR, Coimbatore.She has done her postgraduation in KMC, Manipal and has completed her Postdoctoral Fellowship in Endogynecology from GEM Institute and Research Centre. She is a passionate and dedicated teacher. She has 8 years of teaching experience in medical college. Her classes and lectures are enjoyed by our fellows. She has been organising several training programmes and cme’s for practitioners and postgraduates. Her special interests are reproductive endocrinology, management of abnormal uterine bleeding, urogynecology and endogynecology.

      Dr. P.Koteeswari M.S.

      Surgeon, Endogynecology

      Dr.P.Koteeswari has done her MS from Madras medical college, Chennai. She has done her post-doctoral fellowship in endogynecology from GEM Institute and Research centre. Her special interests being hysteroscopy, endogynecology.

      Surgeries Performed

      • Total Laparoscopic Hystrectomy
      • Laparoscopic Myomectomy
      • Laparoscopic Radical Hystrectomy (Wertheims)
      • Laparoscopic Cystectomy for Ovarian Cyst
      • Laparoscopic Salphingectomy
      • Laparoscopic Opherectomy
      • Diagnostic and Therapeutic Hysteroscopic procedures
      • Laparoscopic Tubal Recanalisation
      • Laparoscopic sling procedures for Urinary Incontinence
      • Cytoreduction surgeries for Ovarian Cancer
      • Laparoscopic Sacrocolopopexy

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