Dr.K.D Hanwella (WD 03), Consultant VOG
Dr.R.M.A.K Rathnayaka (WD 04), Consultant VOG
The health and safety of every mother and child is our highest priority. Outstanding results, an excellent safety record and caring personal service have led to it becoming the first choice for women looking to create their special birth experience knowing they are fully informed, safe and in control.
The Gynecology department provides a full range of emergency and elective gynecology services and offers general gynecology and reproductive medicine including investigations, advice and management of infertility problems.
The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology consisting of two units is a leading centre in all aspects of women’s health, with recognized programs in obstetrics and gynecology. Each unit comprises of antenatal, post-natal ward and a labour room. Gynecology wards of both units have been shifted to a new location. Dedicated operating theatre with two operating tables is available for this department with the aim of offering prompt operative care.
|Year 2008||Year 2009||Year 2010||Year 2011||Year 2012||Year 2013||Year 2014||Year 2015||Year 2016||Year 2017|
|Number of Deliveries||7884||8195||8046||7927||8311||8608||8174||8010||7957||6796|
|Deliveries by LSCS||2308||2328||2381||2515||2694||2650||2413||2594||2798||2430|
|Deliveries by Forceps||73||72||68||70||84||57||69||46||51||43|
|Deliveries by Vacuum||189||199||251||208||234||172||119||90||126||124|
|LSCS Rate (%)||29||28||30||32||32||31||29.5||32.4||35.2||35.8|
|Number of Births||7993||8319||8143||8025||8412||8726||8271||8113||8048||6880|
|Neonatal Mortality Rate||11.1||9||13.4||8.3||8.5||7.1||7.3||7.2|
|Low Birth Weight %||25||25||24||24||24||24||23.6||21.2||20.20||21.12|