The department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at AIIMS, Mangalagiri was established in the year 2019. The department is driven by the mission to provide state of the art, affordable and holistic healthcare to all women beyond barriers and to excel in medical education and research.



The department currently has six full time Faculty, Four Senior Residents and Three junior residents (non-academic) for providing patient care services, academic teaching and conducting research.

Faculty – 6 Designation
Dr. Sharmila.V Professor and Head
Dr. Chanu Mangolgnabi Sairem Associate Professor
Dr. Pragati Trigunait Assistant Professor
Dr. Priyanka Yoga. P Assistant Professor
Dr. Vandana Kamatham Assistant Professor
Dr. Kavitha Garikapati Assistant Professor
Senior Residents – 4
Dr Nandita J Senior resident
Dr Deepti Yedla Senior resident
Dr Sri Sowmya Kalluri Senior resident
Dr Shalini Singh Senior resident
Junior residents (academic)- 1 Junior resident
Junior residents (non academic)- 3 Junior residents



Patient care Services Time line of starting services Services currently Offered
OPD services

Daily OPD census: 140-150/day

Mar 2019 ·         Antenatal and general gynecology services

·         PAP smear screening for cervical cancer and screening other gynecological cancers

·         Infertility evaluation and management services

·         Family planning counseling and services

·         Special clinics

·         Point of care Ultrasound (POCUS) with adherence to PCPNDT guidelines

·         Minor OPD procedures

In-patient services  July 2021
  • Obstetrics and gynecology inpatient services for patients who need In-patient care
  • Labour and delivery services
  • Major and  Minor Gynecological Surgeries
  • MTP and Family Planning services
  • Emergency and Day care services

·         The Dept. is registered under PCPNDT and MTP act

OPD Procedure room services

5-6 minor procedures/day


Nov 2019
  • Colposcopy services
  • Cryotherapy treatment of cervix
  • Endometrial sampling, cervical biopsy, Fractional Curettage, Polypectomy
  • Mirena and IUCD  insertion
OT Services

Major  cases: 5/week

Minor cases: 15/ week

July 2021 ·         All minor procedures and Major surgeries including  Staging Laparotomy, Exploratory laparotomy, Abdominal hysterectomy, non descent vaginal Hysterectomy, Ward-Mayo, Manchester operation, Loop electrosurgical excision procedure, tubal microsurgical procedures such as tubal recanalization , Gynec- onco surgeries, female sterilization, MTPs,  Day care procedures and  emergency procedures are being performed
Special clinics 


Sept. 2021
  • Infertility clinic Wed 2-4 PM
  • Adolescent Gynecology clinic Wed 2-4 PM
  • Postpartum and Family planning clinic Wed 2-4 PM
  • Gynecologic oncology clinic Thur 2-4 PM
  • Menopausal clinic Thur 2-4 PM
Labour, delivery and emergency services Dec 2021 ·         Normal vaginal deliveries

·         Instrumental deliveries including low forceps and vacuum assisted vaginal deliveries

·         Elective and emergency cesarean sections



    • In addition to catering to the  patient care services, faculty members in the Dept.  are dynamically involved in teaching and training of  undergraduate medical students from 3rd semester to 9th semester.
    • The Department  started PG training program from July 2022 session  with 2  Postgraduate candidates every 6 months.
    • Faculty are involved in conducting innovative and interactive teaching learning sessions for undergraduate students in the form of students seminars, Quiz, integrated teaching, bedside teaching, tutorials, simulation, skill training using various manikins and models to engage students actively and  to make the students competency based learners.
    • Faculty are encouraged to attend  conferences, present papers,  CMEs, webinars and panel discussions.
    • Undergraduate students are encouraged to participate in poster preparation, Quiz competition  and health talks as a part of Dept. co-curricular activities such as Gynecological cancer awareness month, menstrual hygiene programs etc.,



    • The department is involved in conducting  quality research activities in collaboration with other Departments. The Dept. faculty are involved as PI or Co-PI in  many  research projects . Undergraduate students are encouraged to do Short Term ICMR Research Studentship (STS) projects.

No. of completed research projects: 4

No. of ongoing research projects:  10

No. of STS ICMR projects (completed: 2; ongoing: 2)

No. of intramural projects: 3

No. of extramural projects (collaborating Dept.): 1

The Department is involved in ICMR – hospital based cancer registry

No. of papers presented in conferences by Dept. faculty: 2

No. of articles published by Dept. faculty  in indexed National and international journals: 36 (2019-2021)

No. of textbooks published by Dept. faculty  : 3(2019-2021)



    • The Dept. is equipped with state of the art equipments such as USG machines, colposcopes, cryotherapy unit, harmonic scalpel, Electrosurgical unit  with vessel sealer, electrocautery unit, LEEP, CTG machines, infusion pumps, electrical  operated  delivery beds, electrohydraulic OT tables, various sets such as Cesearean stes,  vaginal Delivery and instrumental delivery sets, D & C sets , sterilization sets , HSG sets, hysterectomy sets,  laparotomy sets, microsurgical instrument sets, multipara monitors, patient warming systems and MTP suction machines for providing patient care services.
    • The Dept. has a library, museum and a dedicated simulation and skill lab for undergraduate teaching -learning activities.
High Fidelity type Advanced interactive birthing simulator 1
Simulators-mannequin-type simulators -13 · Obs exam model-2

· Gyne exam model – 2

· Uterus anatomy model – 2

· D& C model- 1

· Normal labour – 2

· Twin labour -1

· Adult CPR resuscitation manikin -1

· Neonate manikin- 2

Dummy type -9 · Fetal skull with Maternal pelvis – 3

· IUCD insertion models- 4

· Episiotomy suturing model -1

· Cervical dilatation and effacement model- 1

Other educational resources · Charts / diagrams – Maternal pelvis, normal and abnormal labour, CTG, NST, Partogram – 40

· HSG films- 6

· USG images – 10

· Obs gyne specimens- 10

· Instruments -30

· Contraceptives



Events organized in 2021 Details
Jan 2021 Cervical cancer awareness month •      E –poster competition

•      Release of IEC material on ‘ cervical cancer awareness’

•      Cancer cervix screening camp at Nuttakki PHC

•      Webinar  and Zoom Health talk for VMM, social organization members

Feb 2021 Sexual reproductive health awareness day

World cancer day

•      ‘View point’ discussion on various aspects of  SRH by UG medical students

•      Health  talk on ‘Contraceptives’  for patients and health care workers

March 2021 IWD event •      Panel discussion Doctor’s talk show on ‘COVID 19’ organized by BNI, Vijayawada
May 2021 Menstrual hygiene day •      Awareness campaign video prepared by medical students on ‘ Menstrual hygiene’
August 2021 IBF week •      Organized events in collaboration with Dept. of Pediatrics & CFM
Sept 2021 Gynecological cancer awareness month •      Poster exhibition, Release of IEC  material and  video on ‘Gynecological  cancers ’

•      ‘Gynec Onco’ medical Quiz for undergraduate medical students

•      CNE: PAP smear Workshop for Nursing Officers

•      Training module for  ASHA workers & ANM on early detection of  gynec. cancers

•      Zoom Health talk for VMM, social organization members

Nov 2021 Capacity building training program on Labour services •      A 7 day Capacity building training program on providing Labour and delivery care services was conducted for Nursing Officers and staff.