Also known as OB/GYN or O&G this is a medical field which deals with the female reproductive organs and their state (pregnant/non pregnant). Specialists in this field are called obstetricians and further trained gynaecologists.
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The Astra Women's Specialists Centre is a one-stop obstetrics and gynaecology clinic that offers comprehensive care for women of all ages. It is a part of the Singapore Medical Group, which has a network of 14 obstetrics and gynaecology clinics staffed by ten specialists. The centre provides pre-conception services, antenatal care, foetal maternal and high-risk pregnancy care, delivery services, and post-natal care. It also carries out chorionic villus sampling (CVS), amniocentesis, foetal blood sampling, and foetal surgery. The centre also offers fertility treatments for couples who want to conceive. Services include fertility workup, follicular tracking, induction of ovulation, in-vitro fertilisation (IVF), intra-uterine insemination (IUI), and percutaneous sperm aspiration for male infertility. The clinic also manages early pregnancy loss and recurrent miscarriages.
Astra Women's Specialists Centre at Mount Novena Specialist Centre specialises in general obstetrics and gynaecology, reproductive medicine, and infertility. It is helmed by Dr. Fong Yang, an accredited IVF (in-vitro fertilisation) clinician by the Singapore’s Ministry of Health and an obstetrician and gynaecologist with over 18 years of specialist practice experience. He obtained his Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) from the National University of Singapore in 1990 and membership of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (MRCOG) of the United Kingdom in 1996. Prior to joining Astra Women’s Specialist Centre, he served as a consultant at Singapore and Changi General Hospitals. He treats both male and female infertility with services that include percutaneous sperm aspiration for men and intra-uterine insemination (IUI) for women. In addition, he manages recurrent miscarriages and early pregnancy loss.