BIOGRAPHY

Conditions treated by Dr. Girija Wagh

Some of the conditions gynecologist Girija Wagh treats are:

  • Cervical Cancer
  • Endometriosis
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (Pcos)
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Adenomyosis or Fibroids
  • Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding (DUB)
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID)

Ovarian cysts, pelvic pain, endometriosis, and uterine fibroids are common gynecological conditions. Treatment of ovarian cyst depends on the age, type, size of the cyst, and symptoms. The doctor might suggest medication or surgery. Treatment of endometriosis includes hormonal contraceptives, patches, birth control pills, and vaginal rings. Uterine fibroids are treated through uterine artery embolization in which small particles are inserted into the arteries in the uterus.

Signs and Symptoms treated by Dr. Girija Wagh

You must see a gynecologist if you have any of the below-listed symptoms:

  • Problems with tissues that support the pelvic organs, including ligaments and muscles
  • Endometriosis, a chronic condition that affects the reproductive system
  • STIs
  • Sexuality, including health issues relating to same-sex and bisexual relationships
  • Sexual dysfunction
  • Issues relating to pregnancy, fertility, menstruation, and menopause
  • Family planning, including contraception, sterilization, and pregnancy termination
  • Pelvic inflammatory diseases, including abscesses
  • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)
  • Premalignant conditions, such as endometrial hyperplasia, and cervical dysplasia
  • Emergency care relating to gynecology
  • Cancers of the reproductive tract and the breasts, and pregnancy-related tumors
  • Benign conditions of the reproductive tract, for example, ovarian cysts, fibroids, breast disorders, vulvar and vaginal Ulcers, and other non-cancerous changes
  • Congenital abnormalities of the female reproductive tract
  • Urinary and fecal incontinence

The above symptoms can indicate a wide range of gynecological conditions. You should not panic if you experience any of the above symptoms. Many conditions are effectively treated. Living with pain or stress regarding the symptoms is unnecessary. If your symptoms indicate a serious health concern, consult a gynecologist for proper diagnosis and treatment.

Operating Hours of Dr. Girija Wagh

The gynecologist is available for consultation and follow-ups 5 days a week. But the doctor is available on all days of the week for emergency cases. gynecologist generally works for 40-50 hours in a week and sees around 20-25 patients daily.

Popular Procedures performed by Dr. Girija Wagh

The list of popular procedures that Dr Girija Wagh perform is given below:

  • Microwave Endometrial Ablation
  • Fibroid Removal Surgery
  • Hysterectomy
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) Treatment

The doctor uses a holistic approach to perform the procedures. The condition of the patient is accessed completely by the doctor before performing any procedure to understand the risk associated with the procedure. The specialist is popular for their high success rate and patient-centric approach which helps fast recovery of the patient. With vast experience in performing even the most complex cases with high precision and accuracy, the doctor follows medical protocols in order to ensure patient safety. The doctor also consults with other specialists to design the best treatment plan.

Qualification

  • MBBS
  • MD

Past Experiences

  • Currently working at Apollo Spectra Hospital

Telemedicine Doctors

CERTIFICATIONS (8)

  • Hysteroscopy Training: Diagnostic and operative, FOGSI recognized, Bidaye Hospital, Pune.
  • Ultrasonography Training : FOGSI recognized, Sion Hospital by Dr.P.K.Shah
  • Screening for cancer cervix and breast : Tata Hospital, organized by Ministry of Health
  • Colposcopy Training : SGH: Prof. R. A. Bhosale.
  • Training in MET : Medical Education Technology, BVDUMC
  • Training in IUI & ovulation induction in training workshops
  • Train the trainers : ALARM International by SOGC, Canada: workshop to reduce maternal mortality in India.
  • Train the trainers : HPV and its immunobiology, Calcutta 2009

MEMBERSHIPS (3)

  • Academic Council of the Bharati Vidhapeeth Deemed University
  • Board Of Studies Surgery BVU, Pune
  • Union Health Minister for PCPNDTA

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PROCEDURES

  • Fibroid Removal Surgery
  • Hysterectomy
  • Laparoscopic Abdominal Hysterectomy
  • Microwave Endometrial Ablation
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) Treatment

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

What area of specialization does Dr. Girija Wagh have?
Dr. Girija Wagh is a specialized Gynecologist and is one of the most sought after doctors in Pune, India.
Does Dr. Girija Wagh offer Telemedicine Consultation through Medigence?
No, this doctor does not offer telemedicine via MediGence
How many years of experience does Dr. Girija Wagh have?
Dr. Girija Wagh is one of the most sought after specialists in India and has over 27 years of experience.

FAQ's Related to Gynecologist

What does a gynecologist do?

A gynecologist is a doctor who specializes in women's reproductive organs. Gynecologists are actively involved in overseeing women's health and healthcare. While a general physician might be able to treat minor women's health issues, the opinions of gynecologists are necessary when it is related to certain aspects of women's health. A gynecologist also cares for people having cervical, ovarian, and other reproductive cancers. Some gynecologists also work as obstetricians, who provide care in pregnancy and birth. If a gynecologist has experience in obstetrics, they are referred to as an OB-GYN. Like any doctor, a gynecologist completes medical school and then a residency.

What are the tests required before and during the consultation by a gynecologist?

The tests that help gynecologists diagnose conditions related to women reproductive system are listed below:

  • References
  • Speculum examination
  • Vaginal smear
  • Ultrasound
  • Colposcopy
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Laboratory tests
  • Additional diagnostics

Sometimes a gynecologist recommends a few screening tests, to look for problems in people who show no symptoms. If women show symptoms related to their reproductive system (or gynecologic symptoms), different tests to identify the condition causing these (diagnostic procedures) might need to be done. The doctor will perform some tests to detect the condition and plan the treatment as per the test report.

When should you go to see a gynecologist?

You need to visit a gynecologist for your annual screening. You must see the doctor also if you experience symptoms like vaginal pain, abnormal bleeding in the uterus, and vulvar and pelvic pain. Some other symptoms that warrant a visit to a gynecologist are listed below:

  1. Changes in menstrual flow
  2. Any lesion
  3. Painful urination
  4. Painful sex
  5. Blood in your urine
  6. Bad smelling discharge
  7. Long-lasting pelvic pain
  8. Cramps and bloating

Menstrual problems are very common among women. In case your menstrual cycle appears different than normal, see your gynecologist. It could be caused by stress or hormonal imbalances, but it can be a sign of ovarian issues or uterine anomalies. Ignoring menstrual problems can lead to reproductive problems.