Our mission is to strengthen healthcare for today's woman by empowering her through education and lifestyle modifications, to cope with her challenging journey through puberty, child bearing and menopause .
We provide treatment for gynaecological problems like abnormal uterine bleeding, adenomyosis, adhesions, amenorrhea, breast diseases, chronic pelvic pain, cervical dysplasia, dysmenorhea, endometriosis, fibroids, loss of libido, genital prolapse , osteoporosis, urinary incontinence, anaemia, urinary tract infection, vaginal infections , polycystic ovarian disease, ovarian cysts etc.
At Maher we support you through your nine month journey by providing you correct medical, nutritional and emotional advice. Our doctor is trained to conduct normal deliveries, breech deliveries, ectopic pregnancies, caesarians and manage high risk pregnancies/ repeated pregnancy loss. This also involves detection and treatment of maternal infections prior to pregnancy which could cause repeated pregnancy loss or harm the fetus. We also advise the right drugs to be taken during the pregnancy so that fetal anomalies due to wrong medications are minimized
To the couple experiencing it, there can be nothing more devastating than infertility. They are willing to undergo anything to become parents, numerous painful tests, injections and years of treatment. To begin with we provide counseling explaining the process of conception in details. We also advise the couple regarding the fertile period so that they stand a better chance to conceive and advise suitable tests for fertility whenever applicable . We then undertake the treatment covering follicular studies and intra uterine insemination. We have fantastic results in treating infertility. Laparoscopic surgeries are also done if required.
This is conducted by a joint team of gynaecologist and anaesthetist by administering epidural analgesia. Epidural analgesia is the introduction of small doses of medicines into the lower back spine and this reduces labour pain substantially. Drugs are introduced at regular intervals depending on the requirement and intensity of the pain.
We provide various contraceptive advice based on the need and affordability of the patient. Different methods of contraception in details with advantages and disadvantages and risks are discussed with the patient. Tubal ligations and tubal recanalistion operations are also conducted at our nursing home.
Menopause is the permanent cessation of menses in a woman’s life. A woman may experience a lot of physical and mental changes during this transition of life. Although a lot of women have mild symptoms and they brush it off as something inevitable and natural, many suffer from distressing symptoms (like hot flashes, mood swings or painful intercourse) or even major complications. At our Menopause Clinic, we give you an individualised approach by targeting your specific concerns. We offer education and guidance to prepare you to deal with the challenges of menopause. Our Incontinence Clinic helps you deal with this rather embarrassing problem by educating you on all aspects of this condition and offering pelvic exercises as well as laying before you the pros and cons of the latest treatment options available to you. We explain to you the various procedures as well as their success rates and risks. We also offer a osteoporosis prevention and detection program
Premarital counseling covers issues like Sex education, Fertility, Sexually transmitted infections, Birth control, hereditary and familial diseases, Medical and fertility issues, Blood tests, any medical diseases which either partner may have. It also covers understanding each other and mutual respect, Sharing and caring, attitudes towards social, financial and parenting responsibilities, adjusting to the new role and environment etc. Today’s woman needs to multitask from handling household chores, raising children to working overtime in offices. All this creates a huge amount of stress leading to burnout. Women with conditions such as infertility, endometriosis, fibroids and recurrent miscarriages go through significant stress, which not only may undermine her confidence and affect the quality of her life, but is also an obstacle to the treatment process. Menopause is another period of life when women are subject to overwhelming stress. Every woman has to deal with it! Our Stress management program for women teaches women to say no, to make time for family and themselves, and to eliminate negative forces from their lives. It teaches you time Management, good parenting, work life balance, organisational skills, delegation, dealing with your own expectations and others', coping with conflicts in your inner and outer world supporting lifestyle changes etc.
Antenatal counseling covers the different changes that can take place in a pregnant women, from the time of conception to 1st & 2nd trimesters i.e. upto 6 months, the symptoms they would have, signs they could expect, precautions that they should exercise, medication that is prescribed for them; significance of investigation that may be advised. Warning signs, complications are also discussed. We also explain the various stages of labour, types of deliveries, importance of breast feeding etc. during this session.
Sexuality education and Life Skills program is a preventive program for teenagers that covers providing right information about the physical and emotional changes occurring in their body. The program helps them to handle pressure from their friends so that they do not fall into bad company. We guide them about how to manage their stress and anger. We also provide them information about how various sexually transmitted diseases are transmitted and the devastating effects of pills like ‘Ipill’ which are causing pregnancy problems in future if taken excessively. Parents find that their teenager has become rebellious. We also help parent to understand their teen better so that regular fights are minimized and a congenial relationship develops.
We have an in house sonography machine to help us diagnose gynaecological/ pregnancy problems.However, we do not undertake sex determination tests.
Cancer screening involves pap smear tests and breast examination. Pap smear is used for detecting cervical cancer. We also can administer vaccines for prevention of cervical cancer. Counseling is provided to ladies patients on the various tests to be conducted for cancer screening
We have tie-ups with reputed labs in the area. Blood samples are collected in our hospital and reports are made available. Hence the patient gets the facility all under one roof
Nutrition forms a very important part of physical fitness for a lady especially during pregnancy. We provide diet and nutrition tips that will help the mother to remain fit during the pregnancy
Our hospital is the collection centre for cord blood required for stem cell extraction. Umbilical cord blood is the remaining blood from your babies umbilical cord and placenta, after birth. It is loaded with " stem cells which are the origins of the body's immune and blood system. Cord blood stem cells from your baby are perfect match for your child and have a 25% chance of matching a current or future sibling. It is effective in the treatment of almost 75 serious ailments like leukemia, non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, anemia, inherited disorders and more.
Maher believes in giving back to the society through following programs :
Free health checkup camps for ladies which include osteoporosis detection, anaemia detection, gynaecological checkup etc.
Lectures on sexuality education in schools