Pune to soon have a clinic exclusively for female patients

A majority of women end up neglecting their health as they have reservations in their mind about being examined by a male surgeon. To address this unspoken problem, Sahyadri Hospitals has come up with a unique initiative called EVA clinic. Eva Clinic is a unique clinic focused exclusively on women’s health

Pune to soon have a clinic exclusively for female patients

Women who suffer from diseases like piles, fissures, fistula, haemorrhoids, rectal bleeding, gall bladder stone, pancreatic stones, hernia and many other such health conditions find it easier and more assuring to speak to a female surgeon as they can understand their needs in a better manner

This clinic is a health venture by female surgeon dedicated to female patients. It will consist of a specialized, dedicated unit offering comprehensive consultation and surgical services for women.

The Eva Clinic team includes General and Laparoscopic Surgeons Dr Jayashree Todkar, Dr Preeti Rodgers, Dr Shilpa Naik, Dr Anagha Wadgaonkar, Dr Shama Shaikh, Dr Gauri Singh, Dr Suhasini Jadhav.

Speaking about the initiative, Dr Jayashree Todkar said “EVA is a unique women’s surgical clinic where seven women surgeons will work together with one philosophy to create awareness about women’s health. With this concept we wanted to create an environment where women can discuss their health issues without any hesitation. This initiative also emphasise the fact that-women have the capacity to deliver healthcare to the fullest.”

On this new development, Dr Jayashree Apte, executive director Sahyadri Hospitals said “Sahyadri has always put its foot forward and started new initiatives in healthcare. With this unique initiative – ‘EVA,’ women will have freedom to express their discomfort.”

She further said “Making clinic available across all Sahyadri Hospitals will ensure convenience.”

The specialised services will include dedicated and highly trained women surgeons, comprehensive consultation services, specialised surgical packages and well defined clinics.

The well-defined clinic includes, Breast Clinic (for breast and related diseases), Proctology Clinic (for treatments for piles, fissures, fistula, haemorrhoids, rectal bleeding) Digestive Disorders Clinic (for all digestive and liver diseases and surgeries for gall bladder stone/ pancreatic stones etc), Hernia Clinic (for surgical treatments of all types of hernias), besides support services like physiotherapy and nutrition counselling.