The Obstetrics & Gynaecology(OBGY) department of Sir Takhatsinhji hospital, Government Medical College of Bhavnagar was established in year 1997.

The department provides comprehensive Maternal and Child Health services as well as caters to gynecological issues 

To begin with, the department was limited to the Gopnath Maternity Home(GMH), a separate building in Sir Takhatsinhji hospital campus wherein all services (obstetric, gynecological, family planning and neonatal care) were provided.

In the year 2007, OBGY department along with its outpatient department (OPD) were shifted to the new OPD building while Obstetrics & NICU services were delivered in GMH.

In the year 2006, Masters degree(MD) courses in obstetrics & gynecology were started which were recongnised by the Medical Council of India (MCI) in the year 2009 with permission to an annual intake of 2 candidates

In the year 2007, diploma courses in obstetrics & gynecology were started which were recognised by the MCI in the year 2010 with permission to an annual intake of 1 candidate


  • Department is providing all services under nationalized programmes under RCH, FW & NRHM pertaining to maternal and child health.<


Obstetric department

  • Comprensive MCH service is delivered in GMH, a two storied building.
  • Obstetric department has indoor capacity of 105 beds, well equiped labour room , USG room, intensive care unit, general & special rooms, Obstetric operation theater & a separate septic operation theater.
  • Department has an annual delivery rate of 6000 with approximately 20 % cesarean section.
  • Offices for teaching and paramedical staff.

Gynec department

  • It is established on 6th floor of new OPD building in Sir Takhatsinhji hospital campus.
  • It has an indoor capacity of 40 beds.
  • Department has well equiped Gynaec and endoscopy operation theater.
  • It has well equiped departmental library, seminar hall with audio visual aid & internet facility.


  • OPD services on daily basis is provided on ground floor in new OPD building of sir T. hospital (room no.81)
  • It has daily OPD of 150 to 180 patients.
  • In OPD there is a separate room for
    • Examination of pregnant women.
    • Examination of gynaec patients including papsmear.
    • Family planning services.
    • Mamata clinic.
    • Ultra sonography.
    • Colposcopy.


1)Rotating Trophy -Ist prize _Postgraduate debate-34th SOGOG conference,    

title-Stem cell therapy -Boon Or Bane

2) Poster presentation, Ist prize -34th SOGOG conference2010    

secondary abdominal pregnancy-BY -Dr Rajni parikh,Dr K D Nakum,DR A V Gokhale

3)scientific paper presentation-2nd prize 34th SOGOG conference 2010    

Vaginal Birth After caesaruian Section-by Dr Jignesh Dodia,Dr A V Gokhale, Dr KD Nakum,Dr radha Kotecha

4)'Strenghtening evidence based Sexual and Reproductive Health services in preservice medical education in India' .

     Live workshop in collaboration with PGI Chandigardh by Dr. KD Nakum. (28/08/2019).

5) Regarding capacity building meeting of health care providers for management of positive pregnant mother HIV exposed children and CLHIV (26/09/2019)

    Live workshop - Dr Aditi Vithal ,OBGY Department in collaboration with ART Centre.

6) Live Hysteroscopic Master Class Workshop on 28/11/2019 - Dr. Rajni Parikh, OBGY Department.

7)  International Women's Day - Cancer Awareness and Screening Camp .

      OBGY Department in collaboration with Bhavnagar Police Department.


I.Syllabus / Curriculum for MS ( OBSTETRICS AND GYNAECOLOGY)


A postgraduate in obstetrics and gynaecology is expected to conduct normal deliveries  and have a sufficient knowledge of treating the complications that arise out of deliveries in Obstetrics. He should be able to manage Obstetric and Gynaecological emergencies and carry out research and undergraduate medical teaching.

OBJECTIVES: To achieve the goal following objectives must be fulfilled:


  1. Proper history, examination and diagnosis.
  2. Relevant investigations, their interpretation with reasonable accuracy.
  3. Appropriate treatment and early disposal.
  4. Prompt diagnosis and management of emergencies.
  5. Update knowledge
  6. Teach and guide undergraduate (MBBS) students.
  7. Carry out research and publication.


  1. To perform diagnostic/ therapeutic procedures like Cervical biopsy, Colposcopy, Endocervical curettage, Endometrial biopsy, HSG ( Hysterosalphingography), Pelvic ultrasound, Assessment of Pelvis, Colporraphy, Adhesiolysis, Endometrial ablation, Hysterectomy, oophorectomy, Trachelectomy, Tubal ligation, Vulvectomy etc.,
  2. To be familiar with complication of procedures and be equipped in their management.


  • There is internal & external (University) examination.

  • Internal Examination are 3 in no. Out of which one is preliminary exam before the university exam.

  • It is in form of theory, practical, viva-voice, bedside case & ward leaving examination, internal exam.

  • It is in form of theory, practical, viva-voice, bedside case & ward leaving examination, internal exam. Carries weight age of 20% in main (External) exam, main exam has two theory papers & practical examination assessed by set of two external & two internal examiners.
  • There is university examination consisting of four theory papers and practical examination assessed by set of two external and two internal examiners.



 There are four theory papers

PAPER I:      Applied Basic sciences.

PAPER II:     Obstetrics including social obstetrics and diseases of new born

PAPER III:    Gynaecology

PAPER IV:    Recent Advances in Obstetrics and Gynaecology




  Clinical cases

  • Long case  : 1 case
  • Short case / spot case: 1 case

 Viva includes

  1. Instruments
  2. Pathology specimens
  3. Drugs and Xrays, Sonography etc.,
  4. Dummy pelvis


 Clinical cases

  • Long case : 1 case
  • Short case/ spot case : 1 case

 Viva includes

  1. Instruments
  2. Pathology specimens
  3. Drugs and X-rays, Sonography etc.
  4. Family planning.



There is internal & external (University) examination.

  • Internal Examination are 3 in number, out of which, one is preliminary exam b


Select Year:

Department Publication

    DR. KANAKLATA D NAMUK (Associate Professor)

    DR. ADITI VITHHAL (Assistant Professor)

Dr.ami archan raval ( ami sanjaykumar yagnik) (Batch 2007)

                                           Paper -" Study of cases of stillbirth at tertiary maternity care hospital Recode"

                                           Poster " unusual case of status epilepticus in pregnancy - tuberous sclerosis"

                                            Publication " unification of uterus in case of bicornuate uterus with obstructed functional rudimentary horn" year 2016

Dr.Rakesh R. Kapadiya ( batch 2007) -

Dr. Pawar prashanth baburao (batch 2012) -


Dr. Moumita Bag (batch 2014)