DG Laser & Cosmetic Gynecology Clinic
The clinic is headed by Dr. Deepa Ganesh. She has been practicing gynecology (General Gynecology, Laparoscopic Gynecology and Cosmetic Gynecology) for the pasthttps://www.deepaganesh.com/
Questions to ask your gynaecologist before your weddingDoes it hurt when having sex for the first time? Should a vagina bleed to prove virginity? What if I or my partner had pre-marital sex with someone else, what should i keep in mind? Your periods are coming in the way of your marriage and honey moon dates. What should you do? How do I take care of my private parts after marriage? What are the types of birth control methods available? How much sex after marriage is considered normal? My partner wants to have sex during my periods. Is that safe? Can I get pregnant? Do hormonal changes occur in the body of a woman after marriage? When to have sex to conceive? Pap Smear Test – Should i get it done? What if i accidentally get pregnant, how can I terminate my pregnancy?
FAQs on Laparoscopic TreatmentWhat preparations will be needed prior to laparoscopic surgery? What should I do on the day of the procedure? Is there a hospital stay after surgery? What should I expect after the procedure? What kind of recovery can be expected? After discharge from the hospital, what I should do?
FAQs on General GynecologyWhat is the difference between uterine cancer and fibroids? Can a woman get endometriosis after menopause? Will endometriosis increase the chances of ovarian cancer? What is superovulation? I was treated for endometriosis, can i still get pregnant? I am suffering from hypothyroidsm, can I still get pregnant? Is it possible to get pregnant with only one fallopian tube?
PCOS – Polycystic Ovary Syndrome – What is it?'Polycystic' means, having multiple cysts. This is quite a misnomer because; many women suffering from PCOS problem do not have any cysts at all. PCOS is a hormonal condition that some women get during their fertile age. This condition can affect the fertility of the person. When the reproductive hormones are out of balance, ovaries do not release egg on time and the menstrual cycle gets disturbed. Sometimes it may be short and sometimes it may be long and predicting the ovulation time will become a difficult task.
Menstrual Cups – What every woman needs to know about themMenstrual Cup - A small, soft, flexible funnel like cup made of silicone or rubber that a woman can insert into her vagina to collect the blood and other fluids during her periods. Menstrual cups eliminate the use of pads or tampons during periods. These cups can hold more fluids by volume than tampons. They are hygienic (the user should also maintain them well) and are available in use and throw or reusable items.
Endometriosis – Causes, Symptoms and TreatmentEndometriosis is a condition where the lining of the uterus (called Endometrium) that usually grows inside the uterus grows outside of it. This growth can be anywhere on the uterus, ovaries, bowels, tissues of the pelvis etc. The part of tissue that grows outside the uterus is called 'Endometrial Implant'. Similar to the tissue that grows inside the uterus and then breaks down during periods, the external tissue also grows, becomes thick and breaks down from its attached area. The broken down tissue has nowhere to go and gets trapped in the pelvis region.
Hormone Replacement Therapy: Good or Bad?During the initial days of introduction of HRT, Hormone Replacement Therapy was advocated to majority of women. But, evaluating the long term health risks that this therapy posed, the therapy was changed for some and stopped for some others. Hormone Replacement Therapy involves putting a woman with menopausal symptoms on hormones including estrogen and progesterone. The dosage varies based on the severity of the symptoms and the type of symptoms the person may be having. Similarly, the risks posed by this treatment also depend on the therapy used.
All you want to know about Birth Control Pills"The Pill" is what it is termed in the west. There are two different types of pills to prevent pregnancy. One that is taken within 72 hours of unprotected sex and other category are those that are taken every day to prevent pregnancy. In here, we will be mainly focusing on the pills that are taken on a daily basis. These pills alter the way the body works by controlling the hormones released by the body, especially the ovaries and uterus.
Laser Vulval BleachingLaser Vulval Bleaching, also known as "Laser Vaginal Bleaching" or "Vaginal Bleaching", is an advanced, laser-assisted, 30 to 40-minute procedure that helps to lighten the pigmentation of the vaginal skin to achieve the desired result of an even toned, lighter skin which improves the aesthetics of your intimate regions.
Labia Majora Reduction | DG Laser & Cosmetic Gynecology ClinicThe gynecologist then makes incision on the inner sides of each labium and removes slight crescents of skin from them. How much amount of skin and tissue is removed depends on the patient's wish and the doctor's decision. In cases where the fatty tissue is has to be removed more than required, fat transfer is done. Fat is collected from different part of the body and placed in the labium region(s). Closing of the incisions is done by using absorb-able sutures.
O-Shot® (O-Spot Amplification)O-Shot® is a quick, non-surgical and relatively painless clinical procedure invented by Dr. Charles Runels that has an undeniably great potential to improve the sex life of all women. The O-Shot® is not limited to any specific age group of women. It can be performed on any sexually active woman and the entire procedure typically takes only about 30 minutes from start to finish.
Laser Vaginal Tightening® (LVT ®)As defined by Dr. Jo Hill, MD, Urogynecologist, Vaginal Rejuvenation is an umbrella term that covers all the changes done to vaginal anatomy. It can be either internal or external or both. With age and vaginal child birth, the vagina and the muscles around it become weaker (not totally weak) than before.
About Us | DG Laser & Cosmetic Gynecology ClinicDG Laser & Cosmetic Gynaecology Clinic is an advanced cosmetic gynecology clinic for today's women. The clinic offers a range of laser assisted cosmetic services including vaginal tightening, removal of excess skin around the vagina that happens with age, strengthening of muscles in the perineum area, correcting deformities of the vagina, removing excess fat in the abdomen area etc.
Treatment methods of Urinary IncontinenceTreatment options for Urinary Incontinence include Lifestyle changes such as Training your bladder, pelvic floor exercises. Medical and surgical treatment options include sling for men, slings for women, bulking agents, bladder neck suspension, artificial urinary spinchter, bladder botox treatment, neuromodulation therapy, bladder reconstruction etc.
Vaginal InfectionsThe symptoms vary depending on the type of infection. Bacterial infections usually cause gray to white coloured or yellow coloured discharge. The discharge may give out fish-like odour. The smell can be easily noticed after sex. Yeast infections produce itching. If yeast infection causes discharge, that will be thick and white. Similarly, Trichomoniasis causes itching and odour. The discharge in this case will be in greenish-yellow colour and may be frothy.
Surgical options for Uterine FibroidsMyolysis, Uterine Artery Embolization, Endometrial Ablation (Destroying Uterus lining) , Myomectomy - Abdominal Incision, Fibroid removal using hysterecope, laparoscopic myomectomy, laparoscopic hysterectomy are the possible procedures for removal of uterine fibroids.
Menopause problems - Symptoms & TreatmentMenopause, is the age, typically around 50 to 55 in most women when they completely stop menstruating. This may sound like a relief to some but it has got its own problems. This is a natural process that every woman goes through but here are some symptoms that are common in women who attain menopause
Sexually Transmitted InfectionsBacterial, viral or infection caused by any other microbe that is passed on when a couple have sex (oral, vaginal, anal etc) is termed as 'Sexually Transmitted Infection'. The diseases caused by these infections are called 'Sexually Transmitted Diseases'. Some infections which are usually transferred during sex, also spread from non-sex related activities such as by sharing of needles, mother to baby etc. a. Chlamydia b. Pubic Lice / Crabs c. Hepatitis B d. Genital Herpes e. Trichomoniasis f. HIV – Human Immuno-deficiency Virus g. HPV – Human Papilloma Virus h. Syphilis i. Gonorrhea
Medical Termination of PregnancyMedical Termination of Pregnancy, MTP refers to termination of pregnancy using medicines. MTP does not involve any surgery or anesthesia. Typically, these medicines are administered at the clinic or at home or in a combination for giving a time gap. In India, it is 'perfectly legal for an adult woman to decide on abortion by herself without anyone else's consent'. We will come to this legality part later.
Ovarian Cysts Removal using LaparoscopyLaparoscopic removal of cysts on the ovaries through a small keyhole incision. A cyst is a sack of fluid which develops inside the ovaries, which can be either benign or Malignant (cancerous). Typically, a benign ovarian cyst can be removed leaving the ovaries intact, making the natural conception still possible.
3D Laparoscopic Surgery3D laparoscopy technology renders the image of parts inside the body in the same 3D format on the screen with depth perception. The surgeon/gynaecologist can clearly understand where the laparoscope is being placed and which tissue is being cut/fixed etc. 3D laparoscopy technology was introduced in 1990s but the technology limitations and the cost was not affordable for many clinics.
Cancer Surgery using LaparoscopeUterine cancer affects a woman's reproductive system. When healthy cells in the uterus change and grow out of control, a mass called a tumor is formed. Noncancerous conditions of the uterus include fibroids, which are benign tumors in the muscle of the uterus. There are two major types of uterine cancer viz; Adenocarcinoma and Sarcoma.
Laparoscopic Myomectomy - Removal of FibroidsLaparoscopic Myomectomy is the surgical removal of fibroids from the uterus through a small keyhole incision done using Laparoscope. Ideally done in unmarried women, married women without children, women willing to retain the uterus. In this procedure, only the fibroid is removed by making a small incision on the fibroid and taking it out by the morcellator. Fibroids are a benign (not harmful) disease of the uterus.