Dr Annapoorna Venkat is a Senior Obstetrics & Gynaecology specialist of Sincere Medical Specialist Center (SMSC), part of Sincere Healthcare Group (SHG). Her practice includes pre-pregnancy, pregnancy care, delivery of babies, antenatal care, postnatal care, managing of gynaecological problems and women’s health screening. She was an Assistant Professor with National University of Singapore until 30th April 2015, teaching and conducting workshops for undergraduate and postgraduate medical students and nurses. She have conducted workshops in contraception and in sexual assault for doctors who are undertaking training in Obstetrics & Gynaecology.
Dr Annapoorna has gained hands-on Obstetrics & Gynaecology experience from India, UK, Malaysia and Singapore for the past 37 years. Her experience includes management of high and low risk pregnancies, adolescent gynaecology and benign gynaecological problems in women. She has also published numerous papers in medical journals and written chapters for books related to Obstetrics & Gynaecology. She was the department Patient Safety Officer analysing major safety issues and sentinel events and implemented safety plans. She also delivered educative public lectures and participated in interactive TV talk shows and talks organised by Mediacorp, highlighting the essential aspects of Obstetrics and Gynaecology.
In 2007, she received the Long Service Award in recognition of 5 years of invaluable voluntary service to community Singapore from the National Council of Social Service.
Apart from this, she is affiliated as a Fellow of Academy of Medicine, Singapore (FAMS), Obstetrics & Gynaecology Society of Singapore, an Executive Council member of SPPA (from March 2000-2008) and a Member of NASPAG (North American Society of Paediatric and Adolescent Gynaecology (2000-2007).
Senior Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist
MBBS (India), DGO (O&G, India).
M.MED (O&G, Singapore), FAMS (Singapore)
Discipline(s): Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Language(s): English, Tamil