“Communities and countries and ultimately the world are only as strong as the health of their women.”

-Michelle Obama

What is a gynecologist?

A gynaecologist is a doctor who specializes in the treatment of female reproductive system diseases. Gynaecology is that division of medicine which encompasses problems related to the reproductive system including uterus, ovary, tubes, as well as vagina, vulva and breast. This is a vast science dealing with issues from the prime phase of puberty, till menopause and beyond.

The gynaecological conditions addressed by a gynaecologist are:

≡ menstrual problems,heavy menses,scanty menses,no menses are dealt
≡ Vaginal infections and STI
≡ Abdominal masses – fibroids, ovarian tumors
≡ Infertility – difficulty in having pregnancy
≡ Abdominal masses – fibroids, ovarian tumors
≡ Contraception – an inseparable component of gynaecology Family planning services are carried out
≡ Cancers related to reproductive organs are addressed in the branch of onco-gynecology
≡ Endometriosis– resulting in severe pain during menstruation, and infertility
≡ Menopause– health-checks for screening of pathologies, menopausal symptoms such as hot flashes, vaginal dryness
≡ urinary incontinence

Dr. Ashok Kumar Rai is a proficient gynaecologist who treats the above mentioned conditions and also performs surgeries for the complete management of these problems. The surgeries which he conducts include:

  • Laparoscopic hysterectomy
  • myomectomy
  • Infertility surgery
  • Family planning surgery, viz. ,tubal ligation
  • Surgery for Endometriosis
  • Ovarian tumor surgery by laparoscopy
  • Laparoscopic surgery for chronic Pelvic pain
  • Surgery for gynaecological cancers