Dr. Shanitha Fathima

Qualification - MBBS MS (Obs& Gynae) FMIS

Specialization - Gynaecologist

Designation - Specialist Obstetrics & Gynecology

Location - Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Hospital(s) - Zulekha Hospital Dubai

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Career Profile

  • Dr. Shanitha Fathima is a highly renowned Obstetrician, Gynaecologist and laparoscopic Surgeon in UAE.
  • She completed her MBBS from Pariyaram Medical College, Kerala and MS - Obstetrics and Gynecology (MS OBG) degree from Kasthurba Medical College (Manipal University).
  • She has worked at MES Medical College as an Assistant Professor - Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, a center of excellence in gynecologic minimal invasive surgeries and obstetrics.
  • She also obtained a fellowship in minimal invasive surgery from India and also undergone training in prenatal diagnosis and obstetric ultrasound.
  • Dr. Shanitha has completed MRCOG part 1 and is pursuing MRCOG part 2.
  • She is an expert in gynaec laparoscopic surgeries like laparoscopic ovarian cystectomy, laparoscopic management of ectopic pregnancy, laparoscopic myomectomy and many others.

Education & Training

  • MBBS from Pariyaram Medical College, Kerala, India
  • MS - Obstetrics and Gynecology (MS OBG) from Kasthurba Medical College (Manipal University), India.

Clinical Focus

  • Diagnostic and operative hysteroscopy
  • Managing normal and high risk pregnancies including normal and caesarean deliveries.
  • Laparotomy for gynecological conditions, abdominal hysterectomy, vaginal hysterectomy and pelvic floor repair
  • Laparoscopic ovarian drilling
  • Laparoscopic ovarian cystectomy
  • Laparoscopic management of ectopic pregnancy
  • Laparoscopic myomectomy
  • Laparoscopic management of endometriosis
  • Laparoscopic assisted vaginal hysterectomies
  • Total laparoscopic hysterectomy

Research and Publications

  • Mifepristone in the induction of labour at term Int J Pharm Biomed Res 2013, 4(3), 164-166 Shanitha Fathima et al, Received: Online publication: 25 Jul 2013 International Journal of PHARMACEUTICAL AND BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH



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