Obstetrics and Gynaecology

At Mediclinic Parkview Hospital, we believe that all patients have the right to informed choices when making decisions concerning their healthcare. We provide a supportive environment for couples throughout their pregnancy to prepare them in the best possible way for this unique life event. We adhere to the latest standards of gynaecologic care and our physicians are Western trained experts in their fields.

Our maternity services include:

  • Pre-conception care and pregnancy diagnosis
  • Routine antenatal screening programme
  • Care for high risk pregnancies
  • Fetal Medicine specialists
  • Access to IVF
  • External cephalic version
  • Cervical cercalge
  • Amniocentesis and chorionic villus sampling
  • Cardiotocography
  • Detailed and screening ultrasound
  • 24/7 Epidural anaesthesia
  • Complimentary antenatal classes for couples
  • Lactation services
  • Complimentary infant massage classes

Our gynaecology services include all minor and open gynaecological procedures such as:

  • Difibulation (correction of FGM)
  • Surgical management of vulval and vaginal cysts/lesions
  • Bartholin's abscess/cysts
  • Abdominal hysterectomy +/- removal of ovaries
  • Ovarian cystectomy

We also offer the following specialised services:

Laparoscopy

  • Diagnostic laparoscopy
  • Level 2 and 3 laparoscopy including removal of ovarian cysts, ectopic pregnancy, removal of ovarian masses, division of adhesions, treatment of endometriosis
  • Laparoscopic myomectomy
  • Laparoscopic hysterectomy
  • Laparoscopic excision of rectovaginal nodules for endometriosis

Hysteroscopy

  • Diagnostic hysteroscopy and currettage
  • Endometrial ablation for heavy bleeding
  • Hysteroscopic resection of the endometrium for heavy bleeding
  • Hysteroscopic resection of fibroids
  • Hysteroscopic resection/division of uterine septum

Vaginal surgery and urogynaecology

  • Fenton's procedure
  • Anterior and posterior colporrhaphy (repair)
  • Vaginal hysterectomy
  • Sacrospinous fixation for vault prolapse
  • Tension-free vaginal tape - obturator (TVT-o) for stress incontinence
  • Colposuspension
  • Cosmetic vaginal surgery including labial reduction.
  • Fistula repair

Colposcopy and vulvoscopy

  • Basic colposcopy
  • Colposcopy and biopsy
  • Large loop excision of transformation zone (LLETZ / LEEP) under local or general anaesthetic

We also offer office consultation for comprehensive gynaecological care including:

  • Contraception
  • IUD placement
  • Menopausal and perimenopausal symptoms
  • Sexual dysfunction
  • Irregular periods
  • Disorders of the vulva and vagina
  • Pelvic pain
  • Urinary incontinence
  • Postpartum depression
  • Premenstrual dysphoric disorder.

Our specialists