Bio

Dr. Neela Desai is a reputed senior Gynecologist & Obstetrician practicing in the city of Pune for the past twenty eight years. She finished her MBBS with distinction from MGM Medical College/MY Hospital, a premier teaching hospital in the city of Indore.

As a medical undergraduate student she developed an interest in the ‘welfare of mother and child’. It was natural for her to do Post Graduation in Gynecology & Obstetrics. She worked under the guidance of renowned Gynecologists, Professor Nandedkar, Prof Mukerjee and Prof KA Bhagwat. The department was a very busy unit and she received exhaustive experience in the field of Gynecology & Obstetrics. She developed into a ‘Clinician par excellence’.  She was awarded a medal of excellence at her MS degree in Gyn/Obs. After obtaining her MS degree she worked as a research associate on a WHO project in ‘Institute of Research in Reproduction’ in Mumbai.

Dr. Neela Desai then proceeded to go to UK in 1977 after obtaining full registration with General Medical Council UK. She worked with eminent Gynecologists in UK including Professor RFR Gardner & Professor SC Cohen in Sunderland and Prof HWC Davies in Warrington, Manchester. She gained vast experience in modern practice & techniques in Ob/Gyn for four years. She attended in various workshops & seminars of Royal College of London. She completed her DRCOG from Royal College of Obstetrics & Gynecologists in 1979.

Upon her return to India 1982 and her husband Dr Ashok Desai, settled in Pune, an educational hub of India. She has been practicing Ob/Gyn in her own clinic in Vijayanagar Pune since then. She is a Consultant Gynecologist & Obstetrician at Poona Hospital & Research center, a post graduate teaching institute. Poona Hospital is a multi –specialty tertiary care center with state of art equipment for Laparoscopic surgery.

Dr. Neela Desai has been practicing Gynec Endoscopic surgeries since 1997. She has attended many workshops & symposia including ‘American Association of Gynecological Laparoscopy’. She undertook an advanced training course at Tagesclinik Hamburg Germany, in endoscopic surgery.

She has performed large number of Endoscopic surgeries such as, Lap Hysterectomy, Myomectomy, for Endometriosis, operative hysteroscopy like septum resection, submucous myoma resection.

She is a devoted Obstetrician and is renowned for her work with successful management of challenging high risk pregnancies.