Doctors

Dr. Avani Pillai


Designation :
Clinical Assistant Professor
Department :
Amrita Fertility Centre
Email :
avanipillai@aims.amrita.edu
Qualification :
DGO, DNB (ObGy), MRCOG (UK), MNAMS, FMAS, Post Doctoral Fellowship in Reproductive Medicine

Dr. Avani Pillai has undergone training in all advanced procedures of reproductive medicine and assisted conception. She completed her MBBS from K J Somaiya Medical College and Research Centre, Mumbai and did her postgraduation in the field of obstetrics and gynaecology from Government Medical College, Trivandrum. She completed her fellowship in Reproductive Medicine with thesis on Evaluation of the role of hysteroscopic endometrial injury and its timing prior to IVF treatment. She has also done fellowship in Minimal access surgery. She has attained the qualification of MRCOG (UK) and is a Member of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, London. Her areas of interest include poor ovarian reserve, endometriosis and PCOS.

Work experience and Achievements:
  • Provisional lecturer in OBGY at Government Medical College, Trivandrum
  • Consultant gynaecologist at Taluk Head Quarters hospital, Punalur
  • Senior registrar at SUT hospital, Trivandrum
  • Consultant at SAMAD IVF hospitals, Attingal, Trivandrum
  • Fellow in reproductive medicine, CIMAR Fertility Centre, Kochi
  • Lady Nair best student award for postgraduate in obstetrics and gynaecology
  • Original research article published - Evaluation of the role of hysteroscopic endometrial injury and its timing prior to IVF treatment. International journal of infertility and fetal medicine, May-August 2016; volume 7; number 2; page 52-57
  • Co Author : Pelvic inflammatory disease, FOGSI FOCUS on Infertility, 2017
  • Co Author : Recurrent Pregnancy loss and Assisted Reproductive Technology, FOGSI FOCUS on Recurrent Pregnancy loss, 2017
  • Presented original research work titled ‘Evaluation of the role of hysteroscopic endometrial injury and its timing prior to IVF treatment’ in the 4th International conference of academy of clinical embryologists, September 2015
  • Proficient in English, Hindi, Malayalam, Marathi, Gujarati and Punjabi
Professional Associations
  • Member of The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, London
  • Member of Indian Medical Association (IMA), Kochi
  • Member of Federation of Obstetrics and Gynaecology (FOGSI), Kochi
  • Member of the Indian Society for Assisted Reproduction (ISAR)
  • Member of Association of Minimal Access Surgeons of India (AMASI)
  • Member of Indian Fertility Society (IFS)