Dr. Ashwini Bhalerao Gandhi Gynecologist in Mumbai

Dr. Ashwini Bhalerao Gandhi

Gynecologist, Mumbai


  • 1 Hospital
  • 37 Years Experience


  • Full time Hospital Based Consultant in Gynaecology with P. D. Hinduja National Hospital and Research Center, Mahim Mumbai since 11 years
  • More than 27 years of clinical experience
  • House Surgeon, N. Wadia Maternity Hospital(1985-1986)
  • Family Planning Officer, N. Wadia Maternity Hospital (1986-1987)
  • House Surgeon,  K.E.M. Hospital,Parel,Mumbai(1988)
  • Registrar/ Lecturer, N. Wadia Maternity Hospital(1988-1989)
  • Lecturer, B.Y.L. Nair Hospital & T.N.Medical College, Mumbai(1989-1994)
  • Senior Lecturer, B.Y.L. Nair Hospital & T.N.Medical College, Mumbai(1994-1995)
  • Associate Professor & Unit Head,B.Y.L. Nair Hospital & T.N.Medical College, Mumbai(1995-2001)


  • Gynecology


  • Colposcopy

  • Contraception


  • Cyst

  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome


  • Adolescent reproductive Health 
  • Menopausal problems
  • Colposcopy 
  • Contraception 
  • Menstrual problems
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome 



Practice Information

P.D. Hinduja National Hospital & Research Center, Mumbai

P.D. Hinduja National Hospital & Research Center, Mumbai

Veer Savarkar Marg, Mahim, Mumbai, Maharashtra - 400016

Achievements & Contributions

  • Maharashtra State award for maximum IUCD insertions (1986-87)  
  • FOGSI Ethicon Fellowship,1990
  • Young Scientist Award - MOGS,1997-98
  • All India FOGSI Dr.Prabhavati Dixit Scholarship for overseas study
  • Dr.Ganatra Trust Award for community services sendered to adolescent girls & women
  • Dr. Suresh Nadkarni Memorial Award, 2007, of Indian Medical Association, Maharashtra State, for Health Education
  • Diamond Jubilee Award 2007,Association of Medical Women in India,for work on Adolescent Health
  • M.Shah Fellowship by the Mumbai Obstetric & Gynaecological Society,1992
  • Delivered Dr.Leela Dube Oration of Nagpur Obst. & Gynec. Society on Cervical Cancer and HPV Vaccine,2009
  • Presented paper on Determination of BMD in Healthy Indian Women above 40 years of age and analysis of factors affecting BMD. This paper received 3rd prize at All India level (second Runner up of the Corion Award in Senior Category, 2009) awarded by the FOGSI,India, 2010
  • Was invited by the US Dept. of State, Washington D.C.(Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs)for participation in International visitor Leadership Program on Women Medical Practitioners,2009.  She was one of the three women medical practitioners from India invited by the American Centre
  • Author of books entitled Practical Gynaecology Endocrinology  and Contraception – past, present and future published by Jaypee Publications.  
  • Editor of Handbook of Adolescent Gynecology and ARSH and Gynaecology Manual on Adolescent Girls & Young Women.
  • Author of books titled Stree  Sharir Vidnyan, Chahul Matrutwachi and The Science of the Female Body which are written for educating the general population regarding various aspects of Gynecology
  • She has done extensive and pioneering work in the field of health education through mass media since last 25 years.
  • She has conducted more than 200 health programmes for various T.V. and radio channels. She is instrumental in giving more than 300 health talks in schools, colleges, mahila mandals, corporate sector, etc.
  • She has devised and participated in slide-shows for adolescents girls and boys in collaboration with Marathi Vidnyan Parishad which are very popular all over Maharashtra
  • Chapters written for various books & publications-Non-immune Hydrops Foetalis; Communication skills in clinical practice; MTP with sterilization; Reproductive Health of the Adolescent Girl; HIV infection in women; Cord complications; Hindu Mythology & Multiple Gestation etc. – 30 Chapters contributed to various FOGSI & other books
  • Editor of News & Views published by MOGS – 4 issues
  • Co-editor of FOGSI-FOCUS on Placental Insufficiency, Anaemia
  • Co-author of the book on Practical Gynaec Endocrinology Course
  • Co-editor of the book Contraception – Past, Present & Future.
  • Co-editor of the book Handbook of Adolescent Gynecology & ARSH
  • Editor of the book Gynec Manual on Adolescent girls and Young Women
  • Drafted Guidelines on PID for ICOG
  • 20 publications in JOGI & other scientific journals including 3 international publications
  • Member, Executive Committee of IMS, Mumbai Chapter
  • Member - Managing Council of Mumbai Obstetric & Gynaec Society since 20 years
  • Member - FOGSI since 1985
  • Member - Family Welfare Committee, Safe Motherhood Committee, Young Talent Promotion Committee & Public awareness Committee of FOGSI