Our Doctors

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Dr. Divakaran T. Govindan

MD (USM), MRCOG (Lond), FRCOG (Lond), A. M. (Mal)
Obstetrics & Gynaecology

KPJ Ipoh Specialist Hospital

Location: Suite 2-30
Type: Resident Doctor
Tel: 605-240 8777 ext 410
Dr. Divakaran T. Govindan commenced his practice in KPJ Ipoh Specialist Hospital in December 2005 as a Resident Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist. He was attached to several hospitals in Perak, Hospital Universiti Sains Malaysia, Hospital Umum Kuching, Sarawak and few hospitals in England. Apart from his profession as a Consultant O&G, Dr. Divakaran also was a Senior Lecturer in O&G for Perak College of Medicine and Honorary Senior Lecturer in O&G for University of Sheffield (2003-2005). He has also held appointment as Consultant O&G in Hospital Raja Permaisuri Bainun, Ipoh in 1997 to 2003. Apart from his experiences, he has also attended many laparoscopic workshops in Japan, India, to name a few.

Specialty Interests

1. Obstetrics & Gynaecology
2. Fetal medicine with a special interest in laparoscopic gynaecology surgery
3. Competent to perform all procedures in fetal medicine namely fetal anomaly scan (first trimester and 18-20 weeks)
4. 3 dimension and 4 dimension obstetrics and gynaecology scan
5. pre-natal diagnosis via amniocentesis, chorionic villous sampling and cordocentesis
6. Genetic counselling and other therapeutic procedures like fetal vesicocentesis, fetal thoracocentesis, amnioreduction, amnioinfusion, intra uterine blood transfusion for rhesus iso immunization
7. Management of high risk pregnancies or pregnancy complicated with medical disorder
8. Laparoscopic surgery including total laparoscopic hysterectomy, laparoscopic myomectomy and laparoscopic cystectomy


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