Dr. Shanitha Fathima

Dr. Shanitha Fathima

Specialist Obstetrician, Gynaecologist and Laparoscopic Surgeon

Qualifications : MBBS, MS OBG, FIMS (Fellowship in Minimal invasive and pelvic surgery)

Languages Spoken: English, Hindi, Malayalam, Basic Arabic.

Professional Experience:

•She has over 14 years of experience in obstetrics and gynaecology.

  • Assistant Professor In MES Medical College, Perinthalmanna,Kerala .
  • Specialist Cum Fellow In Minimal Invasive Gynaecology At Sunrise Hospital ,Kakkanad, Kerala.
  • Specialist Obstetrician ,Gynaecologist An Laparoscopic Surgeon At NMC Speciality Hospital.
  • Specialist Obstetrician,Gynaecologist And Laparoscopic Surgeon At Amina Hospital,Ajman.
  • Specialist Obstetrician,Gynaecologist And Laparoscopic Surgeon At Zulekha Hospital ,Dubai.

After coming to uae, She has worked in some of the premier tertiary healthcare facilities in Dubai.

Special trainings:

  • Certificate course in Obstetric sonography, Targeted Sonography and Prenatal diagnosis at CIMAR EDAPPAL hospitals, kerala.
  • Fellowship in Minimal Invasive and Pelvic Surgery at Sunrise Hospital , Kakkanad, Kerala.

Professional Association :

Member of American Association of Gynaecologic Laparoscopists (AAGL) .

Federation of obstetrical and gynaecological society of India (FOGSI) .

Clinical Expertise & Services Offered :

Obstetrics and womens health:

  • Management of normal and high risk pregnancies .
  • Medical disorders in pregnancy like pre eclamsia, gestational diabetes and pre existing medical disorders.
  • Recurrent pregnancy loss care.
  • Management of cervical incompetence ,preterm labor, antepartum haemorrhage_ abruptio placenta, placenta previa
  • Transvaginal cervical cerclage.
  • Medical Management of  gynaecological disorders like abnormal uterine bleeding, endometriosis and adenomyosis including Mirena insertion.
  • Adolescent Health, treatment of PCOD
  • Contraceptive advice
  • Preconception and premarital counselling
  • Well women checkup and cancer screening of breast and uterus
  • Treatment of menopausal problems
  • Infertility evaluation and treatment

Laparoscopic and Open gynaecological surgeries

  • Total Laparoscopic hysterectomy.
  • Laparoscopic myomectomy (for large and multiple fibroids)
  • Laparoscopic ovarian cystectomy.
  • Laparoscopic adhesiolysis in pelvic adhesions.
  • Laparoscopic treatment of endometriosis and adenomyoma and adenomyosis.
  • Laparoscopy in emergencies(ruptured ectopic pregnancy, torsion of ovary..)
  • Diagnostic hysteroscopy
  • Operative hysteroscopic surgeries including Hysteroscopy polypectomy, Hysteroscopy myomectomy, Hysteroscopy for recurrent miscarriage.
  • Colposcopy And Cervical Biopsy.
  • LLETZ/LEEP procedures.
  • Gynaecological open surgeries- abdominal and vaginal hysyerectomy, repair of uterine prolapse and other pelvic surgeries.