PCOS /Obesity Clinic | Dr Gitanjali
  • Dr Gitanjali is one of the best gynecologists in Hyderabad. She is kind & empathetic. She listened to my problem and explained the treatment well. Thanks a lot doctor

    Mrs. Jyoti

  • All the staff and the doctor were amazing. All the time during my pregnancy, everytime I went to the hopsital they treated me with respect and care. Dr Gitanjali’s bed side manners and professionalism are exceptional.

    Mrs. Pragathi Jain

  • I was treated by Dr Gitanjali for Heavy menstrual bleeding. I can say with out a doubt she is the best gynecologist in Hyderabad. She was very caring and the treatment worked like a charm.

    Ms. Asha Kiran

What is PCOS?

Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a health problem that affects 1 in 10 women of childbearing age.

One of the common problems women face today in our society is a polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS). The incidence and prevalence of PCOS are on the rise. It can manifest at any age from adolescence to menopause.

We at Brundavan Hospitals have a comprehensive care unit for patients suffering from PCOS.

What are the Causes of PCOS?

The exact cause of PCOS is not known, but the following factors may cause PCOS.
Genetic- Shreds of evidence show that PCOS runs in families.
Environmental- lifestyle changes like obesity and sedentary lifestyle
Insulin resistance- This means their cells can’t use insulin.
Obesity- Obesity is the primary cause of PCOS.
Androgen- High levels of androgen in the blood cause PCOS.
Inflammation- Low grade inflammation can cause PCOS.

What are The Symptoms of PCOS

  • Irregular or no periods at all
  • Weight gain
  • Acne
  • Hairfall
  • Hair growth at unwanted places like the chin
  • Infertility
  • Sleep apnea
  • Depression
  • Endometrial cancer

How is PCOS Diagnosed?

To confirm the diagnosis of PCOS, the doctor ensure you have the following symptoms:

  • High androgen levels
  • Irregular periods
  • Cysts in the ovaries

The Standard diagnostic tests employed in the diagnosis of PCOS are:

  • Blood test
  • Pelvic exam
  • Ultra sound

What is The Treatment of PCOS?

It mainly aims at

  • Lifestyle modification- 2 to10% weight reduction and reducing the intake of carbohydrates can restore regular periods.
  • Medications will regularise periods, birth control pills, progestin therapy, diabetic drugs like metformin.
  • Surgery- Drilling of ovaries and creating small holes using a laser or tiny needles can restore ovulation.

Long Term Complication of PCOS are:

PCOS patients can develop diabetes mellitus, heart disease, high cholesterol levels, and hypertension later in life.

We at Brundavan Hospitals have a comprehensive care unit for patients suffering from PCOS.


Our Clinics

Brundavan Women & Child Care Centre

Behind Shenoy Nursing Home, # 10-3-11/1/A East Marredpally, Secunderabad, Telangana.

Timings 01:30 pm – 04:00 pm

Brundavan Women & Child Care Centre

Hasmathpet Road, Opp Spencers, Near Dubai gate Bustop Bowenpally, Secunderabad, Telangana

Timings 05:30 pm – 07:30 pm