In recent years, the health of a woman has evolved from just pregnancy related care to become all-encompassing in the kind of issues faced by a woman right from adolescence to old age. Other than the physiological differences, a woman's body goes through many changes due to puberty, pregnancy and menopause. This gives rise to many distinctive health issues which have to be dealt with from the right perspective.
Obstetrics and Gynaecology at Manipal Hospital Salem, Salem addresses the healthcare needs of women from their puberty and adolescence, through their pregnancy to menopause and beyond like menstruation, contraception, reproductive disorders and hormonal. Being in Salem, Manipal Hospital Salem is equipped with the most modern facilities and the best specialists to take care of all emergency situations. Apart from efficient management of routine gynaecological services, the department has established various sub specialities namely Fetal Medicine, Gynaecology under the same roof, thus providing comprehensive care for related issues such as Infertility, Neonatal Care, Depression, Breast Cancer, etc. Well monitored state-of- the-art labour wards with birthing suites, 24 hour Epidural and Anaesthetic Services at par with western standards are now available in the department.
The hospital is well equipped to provide excellent care for the mother and her newborn. The department has well qualified and experienced consultants. We also provide specialised nursing attention and neonatology doctors to monitor both the mother and her newborn. One of the crucial parts is the immediate attention provided by the duty doctors as soon as you arrive.
Ante Natal Period
Pregnancy is the most exciting phase in a woman’s life. Manipal Hospital Salem promises to be with her from the beginning of this wonderful journey till she welcomes the little one. The hospital will spare no effort to make her experience a pleasant one. With a team of highly qualified doctors, nurses and staff, the best services are ensured through the extensive package, so that both the mother and the baby are protected.
High Risk Pregnancy
The medical team at Manipal is well equipped to handle high risk pregnancies. High risk cases may be caused due to Hypertension, Gestational Diabetes Mellitus, Hepatitis B and HIV, maternal age above 35 years, multiple pregnancies, and pregnancy with Down Syndrome, pre-term labour, post-dated pregnancy and pregnancy with previous C-section surgeries/with other medical disorders, like SLE (Systemic Lupus Erythematosus or Lupus), post transplantation pregnancies like renal transplantation.