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Bangalore Fetal Medicine Center

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ABOUT

Bangalore Fetal Medicine is an institution specialising in performing all tests and screenings necessary for monitoring the condition of a developing fetus. The main centre is located in Richmond Road, Bangalore, the center has a well qualified team of medical professionals who are experts in fetal medicine and fetal therapy. The Center offers a whole range of services covering fetal scans and procedures, genetic services, gynecological scans and procedures. Apart from providing technical and medical assistance to their clients, the Bangalore Fetal Medicine Center also provides counselling and allied support facilities for prospective parents.

The team at the Bangalore Medical Center are experts at performing scans for pregnant women to gauge age and condition of the fetus and assess whether development is occurring correctly. This service is accompanied with personal counselling and detailed interactions with the doctors if the parents require this. Giving the best care to every unborn child throughout its development phase is what the center aims to provide and patients reviews vouch for the fact that individual attention is not compromised on, and the experts are committed, passionate and patient with their cases.

Apart from pregnancy scans, the center offers other tests and procedures like intrauterine procedures- which include Amniocentesis, Chorionic Villous Sampling, Fetal Blood Sampling, fetal therapeutic procedures like Fetoscopic LASER for complicated monochorionic twins, pleural drainage for fetuses with severe pleural effusion etc. Evidence based specialised screening for the possibility of Down Syndrome and many other fetal problems is offered at the centre. The results are audited regularly and keeping in very well with international standards.

In complicated pregnancies, as and when the situation calls for other interventional procedures, the Bangalore Fetal Center is known for successfully performing intrauterine fetal blood transfusions and fetal shunting procedures.

The expert team at the Bangalore Fetal Medicine Center comprises of Dr. Prathima Radhakrishnan - the Director of the center, who is one of the very few highly qualified specialists. She was trained in Fetal Medicine at the internationally acclaimed Harris Birthright Research Centre for Fetal Medicine at King’s College Hospital, London. She is the first Indian to get a Diploma in Fetal Medicine from the Fetal Medicine Foundation (FMF), UK and specialises in Fetal therapy, early diagnosis of fetal abnormalities and Pre-pregnancy counseling for fetal anomalies. Subsequent to her return she has trained several doctors in Fetal Medicine and she is an accredited FMF, UK trainer. She conducts long term and online courses in Fetal Medicine and fetal ultrasound respectively.

Other members of the team are Dr. Meenakshi Bhat, who is a highly qualified paediatric dysmorphologist and Geneticist. Her special interest is in prenatal diagnosis, syndromes with mental retardation, clinical dysmorphology, congenital heart disease and genetic counseling. Dr Veena Acharya, Dr Anita Shettikeri, Dr Supriya Seshadri, Dr Priyanka Nanjappa, Dr Reetha Sahana, Dr Raja Munireddy are all Fetal Medicine Specialists trained with Dr Prathima and the entire team is providing specialist care to the fetus now.

Ms. Poornachandrika, Counselor, who is an empathetic and effective support provider especially in cases where parents have to deal with difficult pregnancies, miscarriages or fetal abnormalities.

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LOCATION

Bangalore Fetal Medicine Center

2E, 2nd Floor, Rich Homes , 5/1, Richmond Road Bangalore , Karnataka , India
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MON
8:30am
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6:00pm
TUE
8:30am
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6:00pm
WED
8:30am
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6:00pm
THU
8:30am
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6:00pm
FRI
8:30am
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6:00pm
SAT
8:30am
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6:00pm
* Timings shown in (IST=UTC+05.30)

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PATIENT TESTIMONIALS

sunil gokak

Thanks a lot doctor for your time n advice.we will get in touch with Dr Bhat.

Thanks a lot doctor for your time n advice.we will get in touch with Dr Bhat.

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