Obstetrics and Gynecology

About the Department


The broad goal of the teaching of UG/PG students in Obstetrics and Gynecology is that he/she shall acquire understanding of anatomy, physiology and pathophysiology of the reproductive system & gain the ability to optimally manage common conditions affecting it.



At the end of the course, the student shall be able to :

  1. Outline the anatomy, physiology and pathophysiology of the reproductive system and the common conditions affecting it.
  2. Detect normal pregnancy, labour puerperium and manage the problems he/she is likely to encounter therein,
  3. List the leading causes of maternal and perinatal morbidity and mortality.
  4. Understand the principles of contraception and various techniques employed, methods of medical termination of pregnancy, sterilization and their complications.
  5. Identify the use, abuse and side effects of drugs in pregnancy, pre-menopausal and post-menopausal periods;
  6. Describe the national programmes for maternal and child health and family welfare and their implementation at various levels.
  7. Identify common gynaecological diseases and describe principles of their management.
  8. State the indications, techniques and complications of surgeries like Caesarian section, laparotomy, abdominal and vaginal hysterectomy, Fothergill's operation and vacuum aspiration for Medical Termination of Pregnancy (MTP) and various Laparoscopic procedures.


At the end of the course, the student shall be able to :

  1. Examine a pregnant woman; recognize high-risk pregnancies and make appropriate referrals
  2. Conduct a normal delivery, recognize complications and provide postnatal care;
  3. Resuscitate the newborn and recognize the congenital anomalies
  4. Advise a couple on the use of various available contraceptive devices and assist in insertion and removal of intra-uterine contraceptive devices.
  5. Perform pelvic examination, diagnose and manage common gynaecological problems including early detection of genital malignancies.
  6. Make a vaginal cytological smear, perform a post coital test and wet vaginal smear examination for Trichomonasvaginalis, Moniliasis and gram stain for gonorrhoea;
  7. Interpretation of data of investigations like biochemical, histopathological, Radiological, ultrasound etc.


The student shall be able to integrate clinical skills with other disciplines and bring about coordination of family welfare programme for the national goal of population control.


Specialty Clinics

  • Ante-Natal Clinic
  • High Risk pregnancy Clinic
  • Post Natal Clinic
  • Cancer Clinic
  • Infertility Clinic
  • Gynae Endocrine Clinic
  • Family Planning Clinic
  • Menopausal Clinic
  • Adolesance Clinic

Service provided by the Department

  • Ultrasonography
  • Pre-Natal Diagnosis
  • High risk pregnancy management
  • Endoscopy
  • Colposcopy/Cancer Screening Programme
  • Cryocautery/LEEP
  • Oncology
  • Intra Utrine Insemination

Departmental Library - Available

Departmental Museum - Available


  • Multiparameter Monitors
  • Pulse Oxymeters
  • Infusion pump
  • CTG Machines
  • USG Machines
  • Colposcope
  • Laproscope
  • Hysteroscope
  • Cryo/LEEP Cautery

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