Dr. Tarakeswari S., MD
Dr. Tarakeswari is Medical Director and Head of the Department of Obstetric Medicine at Fernandez Hospital, Unit 2 at Hyderguda. She also runs an Out Patient clinic at Unit 5, Stork Home on Wednesdays. She is an alumnus of Rangaraya Medical College, Kakinada and obtained her MD from Kasturba Medical College, Manipal in 1993. She joined Fernandez Hospital in 1995 and set up the High Risk Pregnancy, Pre-pregnancy and Recurrent Pregnancy Losses Clinics in 2001 and the Obstetric Medicine Department in 2007, all of which she runs. She is a much sought after consultant because of her vast experience in complicated pregnancies. Dr. Tarakeswari conducts regular teaching sessions for post graduates, guides their thesis and conducts clinical meetings. Her areas of interest are Medical Disorders Complicating Pregnancy and Pre Conception Counselling. Dr. Tarakeswari has been invited as the DNB Inspector and as faculty at various national and international conferences. She has several publications to her credit.
Experience: 27 Years
- MD - Kasturba Medical College, Manipal
- MBBS - Rangaraya Medical College, Kakinada
DR. NUZHAT AZIZ, DGO, DNB
Dr. Nuzhat Aziz, a senior Consultant, Heads the Obstetric Department for Fernandez Hospital.
She has extensive experience with pregnancy related issues and developed a special interest/expertise in the management of the Labour Ward and Delivery Suite. She has gained wide experience in pregnancies complicated by medical disorders and termed “high risk pregnancies”. These include diabetes, thyroid malfunction, hypertension and other organs.
She has presented over 25 papers, and has numerous publications and awards to her credit. She is a much sought after speaker and faculty at both national/international conferences..
Her “hands-on” workshops for clinicians are very popular across the country.
She is associated with Fernandez for more than 16 yrs and handles expectant mothers with dedication and compassion.
She is available at both Hyderguda (Unit 2) and Stork Home (Unit 5) hospitals for consultation.
Experience: 19 Years
- DNB - Qualified Diplomate National Board of Examinations, New Delhi
- DGO - First Rank, Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad
Dr. Sailaja Devi K, DGO, DNB
Dr. Sailaja joined Fernandez Hospital in 2007 and is a Consultant Obstetrician at Unit 2, Hyderguda since 2011, where she runs the High Risk Pregnancy and Obstetric Medical Disorders Clinic on Wednesdays and Saturdays. Her academic activities include regular teaching sessions for post-graduates and overseas observers and Professional Midwifery Education and Training (PMET) programme students, planning the academic roster and setting up of obstetric protocols. She serves as Faculty in the Hospital Workshops, such as the Obstetric Emergencies Workshop which are conducted on a regular basis. Dr. Sailaja has won several awards for prepared poster presentations. Her areas of interest are Labour Ward Management; Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy; Diabetes Complicating Pregnancy.
Experience: 16 Years
- DNB (OBGY) - Fernandez Hospital, Hyderabad, Telangana, 2007
- DGO (OBGY) - NTR University of Health Sciences, Vijayawada, 2001
- MBBS - NTR University of Health Sciences, Vijayawada, 1996
Dr. Anisha Gala, DGO, DNB, Fellow in Obstetric Medicine
Dr. Anisha is a Consultant Obstetrician at Fernandez Hospital’s Unit 2, Hyderguda since October 2014 where she runs the High Risk Pregnancy and Obstetric Medical Disorders Clinic once a week. She is responsible for setting up of protocols for medical disorders complicating pregnancy. She completed her Dr. NTRUHS Fellowship in Obstetric Medicine in October 2014. Dr. Anisha’s academic activities include regular teaching sessions for post-graduates and overseas observers and Professional Midwifery Educational Training (PMET) students. She has served as Faculty for the following Hospital Workshops: Obstetric Emergencies and Life Support Skills; Obstetric Anal Sphincter Injury; Fetal Monitoring. She has K2MS Certification for Fetal Monitoring.
Experience: 18 Years
- DNB - Mahavir Hospital, Hyderabad, Telangana
- DGO - SGS Medical College, University of Mumbai
- MBBS - SGS Medical College, University of Mumbai
Dr. Pallavi Chandra Ravula, MS
Dr. Pallavi is a Consultant in the Department of Obstetrics at Fernandez Hospital. She conducts OP Clinics at the Hyderguda Unit on Fridays and 2nd and 4th Saturdays
She completed her MS in ObsGyn from Deccan College of Medical Sciences in 2010. She has conducted several workshops on Electronic fetal monitoring. She is a faculty for Multidisciplinary Obstetric and Midwifery Simulation workshops in India and an Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics Course instructor.
Dr. Pallavi has presented several scientific posters including an award winner in 2014. Her ongoing research work includes Grow Centiles and Maternal Near Miss Audits. She has done several certification courses. Her interests include: Labour Ward Management and Electronic Fetal Monitoring.
Experience: 8 Years
- MS - Deccan College of Medical Sciences, NTR University of Health Sciences
- MBBS - SVS Medical College, NTR University of Health Sciences
Dr. Subhashini Y., DNB, Fellow in Obstetric Medicine
Dr. Subhashini joined Fernandez Hospital in 2009 and practices at Unit 2, Hyderguda and Unit 3, Jubilee Hills. She graduated from MKCG Medical College, Orissa in 2007 and did her postgraduation in 2012 and post doctoral fellowship in 2016 from Fernandez Hospital. Being groomed early with Fernandez, she received extensive training in managing high risk pregnancies and obstetric complications in labour. A gold medal student, she received formal training in obstetric ultrasound and fetal surveillance for fetus at risk.
Experience: 5 Years
- Fellowship in Obstetric Medicine, Fernandez Hospital (NTRUHS), Andhra Pradesh
- DNB (OBGYN) - Fernandez Hospital, Hyderabad, Telangana
- MBBS - MKCG Medical College, Orissa
Dr. Manisha Pradhan, FNB, DNB, DGO
Dr. Manisha is a Consultant in Obstetrics at Fernandez Hospital and runs an OP clinic on Saturdays at the Hyderguda Unit. She joined Fernandez in 2014 to do her FNB in high risk pregnancy and perinatology. Prior to this she completed her DNB at Bhilai and DGO in Jabalpur.
Dr. Manisha has also worked in a tertiary and teaching institute in Delhi. She is certified in K2MS, GAP, ALSO, ACLS, BLS and NT Scan and Cervical Assessment Scan. Her special interests include high risk obstetrics and fetal medicine, prenatal screening of maternal and fetal complication twins, and in utero fetal therapy.
Experience: 5 Years
- Fellowship in High Risk Pregnancy and Perinatology, Fernandez Hospital, National Board of Examinations, New Delhi
- DNB - JLN Hospital and Research Center (SAIL), Bhilai, Chattisgarh, 2013
- DGO - Government Medical College, Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Medical College, Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh, 2010
- MBBS - Gandhi Medical College, Bhopal, 2007.
Dr.K.Kanakaseshu, M.S.(OBG), RCOG Advanced Fellowship Programme in Maternal Medicine
Dr. K. Kanakaseshu is a Consultant in Obstetrics at Fernandez Hospital. She joined Fernandez in 2016, prior to which she was associated with Apollo Cradle, Mallareddy Medical College for Women, and Govt. Maternity Hospital, Sultan Bazaar, Hyderabad.
She is also trained in advanced life support in Obstetrics and is an advanced cardiac life support provider. Her areas of expertise include anal sphincter injury repair and growth assessment protocol among others.
Experience: 6 Years
- RCOG Advanced fellowship in maternal medicine, Fernandez Hospital, 2018.
- M.S. OBG, Andhra Medical college, Visakhapatnam, 2013
- M.B.B.S, Ranagaraya Medical college, Kakinada, 2007