Dr. Manju Hotchandani
Senior Consultant Gynecologist and Advanced Laparoscopic Gynae Surgeon Chief Coordinator, OB-GYN Moolchand Medicity
An eminent Gynaecologist /Obstetrician/Laparoscopic surgeon practicing in Delhi (South) for the past 27 years. Specialized in fertility treatment with Intrauterine Insemination (IUI), Fertility Promoting Surgeries and Treatment of Fibroids, Ovaries with Cysts, Endometriosis (Medical and Surgical) and Laparoscopic Surgery. Expert at handling high-risk pregnancy cases with excellent results and has to her credit close to 4500 deliveries till now. Founder, Member and Secretary of Delhi Gynaecological Endoscopists' Society and Secretary of Indian Journal of Gynaecological Endoscopy. Has authored publications in various national (e.g. Indian Journal of Gynaecological Endoscopy) and international journals (e.g. Singapore Annals of Medicine) and has been writing columns in leading newspapers (e.g. Hindustan Times). Regularly invited as faculty in various conferences and workshops and has appeared in reputed TV shows.

Contributions

  • When caesarean is avoidable and must?

    In this video, Dr. Manju Hotchandani, Senior Consultant Gynaecologist and Laparascopic Surgeon, Moolchand Hospital, New Delhi, will discuss about caesarean surgery. Caesarean is avoidable if the labour pains of the patient are progressing normally, the baby size is average. She will further explain the conditions when caesarean is generally done such as any complications which pose a threat for the pregnant lady.

  • What all vaccination needed in pregnancy?

    Dr. Manju Hotchandani, Senior Consultant Gynaecologist and Laparascopic Surgeon, Moolchand Hospital, New Delhi, will discuss the vaccinations given during pregnancy in this video. Traditionally tetanus immunization is given and nowadays a flu vaccination is recommended by WHO between 24 to 26 weeks.

  • How to reduce MMR?

    In this video, Dr. Manju Hotchandani, Senior Consultant Gynaecologist and Laparascopic Surgeon, Moolchand Hospital, New Delhi, will explain about reduction in MMR. MMR is maternal mortality rate which is currently very high in India. MMR is more contributed by the rural population. The causes of MMR are due to severe anaemia, eclampsia, infections, sepsis or septic abortions. She will further talk on health care facilities provided to rural population.

  • How to start calcium in pregnancy?

    Dr. Manju Hotchandani, Senior Consultant Gynaecologist and Laparascopic Surgeon, Moolchand Hospital, New Delhi, will discuss about calcium intake in pregnancy in this video. Calcium tablets are started after three months of pregnancy. In the first three months, calcium rich diet is encouraged. Also, Vitamin D is suggested if the pregnant lady is deficient.

  • What are compulsory test to be done for pregnancy?

    In this video, Dr. Manju Hotchandani, Senior Consultant Gynaecologist and Laparascopic Surgeon, Moolchand Hospital, New Delhi, will discuss about the tests which are compulsory during pregnancy. During the first visit of pregnancy, a complete blood count, urine routine, blood sugar levels, thyroid, screening for Hepatitis B, HIV and blood group are generally advised. She will also talk on haemoglobin electrophoresis testing.

  • When to start iron in pregnancy?

    Dr. Manju Hotchandani, Senior Consultant Gynaecologist and Laparascopic Surgeon, Moolchand Hospital, New Delhi, will talk about taking iron supplements in pregnancy in this video. In the first three months, iron is not supplemented. After completion of three months of pregnancy, iron has to be started till delivery and also after delivery too, it has to be continued.