Dr. Swapna Misra
Fortis Hospital, Mohali
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Dr. Swapna Misra is a certified International Robotic Gynaecological Surgeon and is well versed in dealing with all gynaecology and gynaecological cancer surgeries robotically. Dr Misra was the first female doctor to perform landmark robotic surgery in this region using the iconic Da Vinci Surgical System, making it the first in Punjab. She believes that medicine is a field which requires dedication and perseverance.
She has received training in advanced gynecology cancer laparoscopic surgery, from IRCAD in Taiwan. She is also trained in handling all gynaecological and laparoscopic procedures such as gynaecological cancers, Laparoscopic Assisted Vaginal Hysterectomy (LAVH), Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgeries (SILS), huge fibroids, all kinds of laparoscopic myomectomy, uterus reconstruction surgeries and laparoscopic prolapse surgeries.
Dr Misra is trained in high risk Obstetrics, normal deliveries, LSCS, painless deliveries and complicated deliveries. She is well trained in fetal medicine. She is a certified trainer for water birthing and pain free labor.
Clinical Interests/Specialised Treatments/Area of Expertise: Complicated Obstetrics, Fetal medicine, difficult myomectomies and hysterectomy, gynaecological cancer surgeries, Laparoscopic Assisted Vaginal Hysterectomy (LAVH), Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgeries (SILS), Laparoscopic Cancer Surgery, Robotic Hysterectomy, Robotic Myomectomy, Robotic Endometriosis, Robotic Surgery of Cancer of Uterus, Ovary and Cervix.
- Completed MBBS from B.J Medical College, Pune in 1995 and MD from Kasturba Hospital, Delhi University, in the year 2001.
- Passed DNB from PGI, Chandigarh, in 2001, followed by the MNAMS qualification in 2002 from Delhi.
- Single incision laparoscopic surgery (SILS) Ovarian Cystectomy in large benign ovarian cysts using conventional instruments. Journal of Minimal Access Surgeons 2011; 7:232-5
- Spontaneous Left main Coronary Artery dissection in Pregnancy – Best poster, World Congress of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Dehradun, April 2012.
MD (Obstetrics & Gynaecology)
Life member of the Federation of Obstetrics & Gynaecological Society of India (FOGSI)
Life member of the Chandigarh Obstetrics & Gynaecology Society (COGS)
Life member of Society of Fetal Medicine
Life member of Society of Robotic Surgeons International
Life member of Society of Gynae Endoscopists
Member of the National Academy of Medical Sciences (MNAMS)
Diplomat of National Board (DNB)