A gynaecologist is a doctor who is a qualified specialist in Women’s reproductive system which means she deals with conditions related to Vulva, Vagina, Cervix, Uterus, Ovaries and Tubes. A Gynaecologist is also an obstetrician who specializes in the surgical and non-surgical care of women and the baby during, pre and post pregnancy.
In India, Gynaecologist and Obstetrician are the same, as doctors who specialize in Gynaecology also specialize in Obstetrics. However, Gynaecologist deals in ensuring the well-being of the female reproductive system and an Obstetrician deals in care around and during childbirth.
A woman should consult a certified gynaecologist if you are experiencing the following issues:
• Missed, Irregular and Delayed Periods
• Vaginal discharge
• Fertility issues
• Sexual Education
• Sexual Well-being
• Family Planning
• Painful Urination
• Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (POS)
• Ovarian Cysts
• Vaginal Ulcers
• Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
• Ovarian Cancer
• Pap Smear and cervical cancer screening
In order to ensure the health and wellbeing of women’s reproductive system the two most common procedures performed by a Gynaecologist are:
1. Dilation and Curettage (D&C) – removal of uterine lining either by suction or with a curette.
2. Hysteroscopy – non-invasive treatment of minor conditions inside the uterus.
Obstetrician helps in childbirth of your baby. The two most common procedures performed by Obstetrician are the following:
1. Normal delivery – delivery of a baby naturally without surgery
2. C-section – an assisted technique usually performed when there is a risk to either the mother or the baby
The cost of every procedure can vary a lot depending on the hospital for which you and your gynaecologist opts for the procedure or delivery. Also, you would be charged an additional fee for the diagnostic tests and procedures. The approximate rates which are charged by gynaecologist in Noida Extension are mentioned below:
Surgeries and Procedures Approximate cost
Normal Baby Delivery Rs. 35,000 to Rs. 1,00,000
Caesarean Section or C-Section Surgery Rs. 50,000 to Rs. 1,50,000
Laparoscopic Hysterectomy Rs. 75,000 to Rs. 1,50,000
Uterus Removal (Hysterectomy) Surgery Rs. 50,000 to Rs. 80,000
Dilation and Curettage Surgery (D and C) Rs. 15,000 to Rs. 35,000
Cost of gynaecological procedures.
Gynaecological procedures Approximate cost
Hysteroscopy Rs. 15,000 onwards
Pelvic Ultrasound Scan Rs. 1,000 onwards
Colposcopy Rs. 3,000 onwards
Please Note: The cost mentioned above is indicative and may widely vary. Please consult with your doctor for the accurate costs.
A Gynaecologist is trained to deal with infertility and family planning in women. Infertility is a complex topic and the reasons for infertility varies significantly from case to case. A Gynaecologist with the help of detailed investigations can help you narrow down to the accurate cause of infertility and can help you choose between various options ranging from IUI, IVF and Embryo Freezing.
A girl typically reaches puberty at the age of 13 to 15. One should consider visiting a gynaecologist for general examination and to ensure that everything related to gynaecological health is fine. Also, those who have reached the sexually active age should visit the doctor at least once in a year for an internal pelvic examination.
Yes, you should visit a Gynaecologist in case of a breast cancer. It has been well proven through multiple studies that a Gynaecologist has a much higher chances of detecting breast cancer than a normal physician. Also, consulting a Gynaecologist at the right time might reduce the chances of mastectomy.
Pelvic area is one of the most sensitive regions of any women. Some of the injuries might not be visible with the naked eye, hence it is always advisable to consult a gynaecologist.
A Gynaecologist can detect an ovarian cyst either during a physical examination or while conducting a pelvic scan. A woman might experience menstrual irregularities and or chronic pelvic pain in case of an ovarian cysts which is a common indicator.
Top 5 gynaecologist and Obstetrician near you in Noida Extension, Greater Noida (West) are:
• Dr. Smiti Women’s Clinic
• Fortis Hospital
• Motherland Hospital
• Yatharth Super Speciality Hospital
• Max Hospital
The need for the calcium varies from person to person as it primarily depends on your dietary pattern. However, the need for calcium is higher in women as compared to men. A woman under the age of 50 years, needs 1,000 mg of calcium every day. A gynaecologist would recommend a daily calcium intake of 1,200 mg for women above 50 years. It is recommended to consume calcium after consulting a certified gynaecologist as overdose of calcium is harmful for your health.
The consultation fees of Dr. Smiti Jain, Sr. Consultant (Obstetrician and Gynaecologist) is Rs. 500.
Dr. Smiti Women’s Clinic is in Gaur City Plaza, which is conveniently located in the middle of Gaur City 1 and Gaur City 2. The clinic is located on the ground floor which makes it highly approachable and convenient for the patients especially old and pregnant. The market complex has ample parking scape which can house more than 200 cars.