Dr Sivahami Saraswathi Sivananthan

Clinical Interest:

Medical conditions in pregnancy and pregnancy complications

Profile:

Dr Sivananthan received her medical degree from the University of Bristol, UK and did her postgraduate training in obstetrics and gynaecology in Oxford, UK. She undertook higher specialist training in high risk obstetrics and maternal medicine at the John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK. She has also worked at the National University Hospital, Singapore. As a consultant in Raffles Women’s Centre, her practice includes all areas of general obstetrics and gynaecology.

Dr Sivananthan is a registered specialist in obstetrics and gynaecology both with the General Medical Council, UK and Singapore Medical Council. She is a Member of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists and holds a Diploma in Family Planning from the Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Health. Her special interests are in women with medical conditions in pregnancy (diabetes, asthma, thyroid disease, cardiac disease), and women with pregnancy complications (raised blood pressure in pregnancy, bleeding in pregnancy, foetal growth restriction). Dr Sivananthan has published in peer-reviewed journals (American Journal of O&G, Ultrasound in Medicine & Biology), is a Cochrane review author and has presented at international and local meetings (FIGO, British International Congress of O&G).

Qualifications:

MBChB (Bristol), MRCOG