Dr.(Mrs). Shobhana Mohandas

Year of qualification for M.B.B.S : 1982

Year of qualification for D.G.O     : 1985 

Year of qualification for M.D        : 1986

Practising operative laparoscopy since : 1995

Diploma in endoscopy, Kiel, Germany  : 2004

                           F I C O G                           : 2009


Papers Presented at Continuing Medical Education Programmes/Conferences 

Thrissur 1996 Thrissur Kannur IMA Palakkad IMA Valluvanad Thrissur, 2003 Thrissur, scopy 2004. Thrissur, 2004, TOGS annual meeting.

International Conferences
  • Laparoscopy in pregnancy: International conference on pregnancy research, Singapore , November 2007.
  • Talk on obesity in PCOD as part of symposium: Annual international menopause conference, Prague, 2016.
  • Talk on Tibolone at APMF conference, Manila , Philippines, May 2019
  • Panelist at panel on HRT at APMF conference
National Conferences

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Moderated a panel on “Oral contraceptives : a Double edged sword”at AICOG, Bangalore

Presented a webinair on “Post-operative complications” on Docmode.


Conducted a quiz on Menopause at IMSCON, Kolkatta


Talk on post menopausal bleeding PV at Jalandhar at Zonal IMSCON


Talk on post operatve complications at TAIOG, hyderabad


  • Ergonomics in Laparoscopy: AICOG Bhubaneswar, Jan.2018
  • Pelvic pain in menopause; IMSCON,2018
  • panelist in panel on preterm labour at ISOPARB meeting, mumbai
  • Moderated a panel on AUB Zonal conference, Lucknow IMS
  • Risk assessment in Menopause, Zonal conference, Lucknow,IMS
  • Newer therapies in Osteoporosis, Zonal conference , Lucknow,IMS.
  • Phytoestrogens in Menopause, at zonal conference, Calicut, October.
  • Inconinence in menopause at urogynaecology conference, Ahmedabad


  • Talks on hot flashes,phytoestrogens, osteoporosis and moderated panel onnewer concepts in HRT: Lucknow, 2017 february.
  •  Interesting cases in Laparoscopy:Talk, ISAR, Delhi April 2017.
  • Moderator of panel on newer concepts in HRT, AICOG,2017.
  • Panelist in panel on recurrent abortions, AICOG 2017.
  • Management of IUGR. Chennai. 2017.
  • Endoscopic surgeries: ISAR,2017,Delhi.
  • HPV testing; Pune, zonal conference, August 2017.
  •  Minimal access surgery in Oncology: International oncology conference, August, 2017.
  • Perimenopausal ovarian cysts; IMS meeting in Bhagalpur, Bihar, September 2017; Also panel moderator on Newer therapies in Menopause.
  • Talk on Evaluation of urinary proteins at ISOPARB meeting, Chennai, Oct.2017.
  • Talks on Hysteroscopy in submucous fibroids and on Borderline ovarian tumous at East zone IMS conference in Patna, Nov.2017.
  • HRT and Diabetes: IMSCON 2017 , Raipur.


  • HRT: Myths and realities: Zonal conference of IMS, Delhi, 2016.
  • Diagnosis and Treatment of Osteoporosis:Zonal conference, Chennai, 2016.
  • High uterosacral ligament fixation: Urogynaecology conference, Ahmedabad, December 2016.
  • Talk on nonhormonal management of AUB: Udaipur, Cuttack, Pune, 2016.
  •  Moderated panel on AUB Baroda, Jaipur,Pune, Cuttack, Nagpur.
  • Hormonal and non hormonal management of AUB; Lucknow, 2016.
  • Perimenopausal ovarian cyst : IMSCON 2016, Nagpur.


  • Commercialisation of ART Manipal, January 2015.
  • Moderator in panel on PCOS in adolescents, AICOG 2015,Chennai.
  • Talk on borderline between psychiatry and gynaecology: Varanasi, 2015.
  • Newer drugs in osteoporosis : zonal conference, Kolkatta, 2015.
  • Depression in menopause: IMSCON, Indore, 2015.


  • Management of hot flashes; talk at monthly meeting of Trichy society, 2014
  • Newer drugs in osteoporosis Agra, IMSCON 2014


  • Vulval disorders and dyspareunia West zone IMS conference, 2013.
  • Ovarian cyst in menopause, West zone IMS conference 2013.
  • Phytoestrogens. Bhubaneswar, IMSCON2013.
  • Phytoestrogens, Allahabad, East zone IMS conference 2013.
  • Ovarian cysts i Perimenopause : Talk at local meeting by Chennai IMS.


  • Complications of Hysterectomy. AICOG 2012.
  • Endometrial polyps hysteroscopic managment: Trichy, june 2012.
  • Evidence based medicine: CME in Chennai, July, 2012.
  • Obesity: Management in Menopause: at south zone IMS conference, Bengalururu, August, 2012.
  • Faculty at Hysterosscopy workshop, Vijayawada, September  2012.


  • Polyhydramnios  AICOG 2009 Jaipur.
  • Induction  of labour: fogsi workshop on labour management: Jaipur, June 2009.
  •  Colposcopy, management of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia: Hassan, July 2009.
  • Thrombophilia, Induction of labour: Manipal, August 2009.
  • Office hysteroscopy: International conference in advances in gynaecology: Mumbai, september 2009.
  • Laparoscopy in pregnancy: free paper at an international conference in Goa .


  • Acute pelvic infection: AICOG 2008, Delhi .
  • Laparoscopy: Training programme for PG-s, Coimbatore , March 2008.
  • Complications of LSCS: Panelist at annual conference of Navi Mumbai society, 2008.


  • Laparoscopy: Panelist at satellite conference, Bhubaneswar , 2007.
  • Orissa state conference, 2007.


  • Complications of laparoscopy: Panelist, IAGE Chennai, 2006
  • Laparoscopy in pregnancy: AICOG 2006, Cochin .


  • Complications of hysterectomy: Invited speaker at Gujarat state conf., 2005
  • Laparoscopy in abdominal pain:  IAGE, Coimbatore , 2005.
  • – DO-                                       :   IAGE,Mumbai 2005.


  • Thermal ablation. Free paper in AICOG 2003, Bangalore


1.Complications in Operative laparoscopy Perinthalmanna, 1995
2.Complications in Operative laparoscopy Alappuzha , 1995.
3.Ovarian cysts
4.Ovarian cysts Palakkad, 1995
5.Laparoscopic surgeries: Palakkad
6.Panel discussion on anovulationShoranur, 1996
7.Laparoscopy in chronic pelvic pain Thrissur
8.Familial cancer syndrome Thrissur
9.Recurrent pregnancy loss Palakkad, 1997
10.Recurrent pregnancy loss: Calicut
11.Changing trends in hysterectomy Calicut 1998
12.Intrauterine insemination Cochin 1999
13.Prevention of gestational diabetesCalicut 1999
14.Intrauterine synechea Trivandrum
15.Laparoscopic myomectomy Cochin 2000
16.Infertility IMA,Thrissur, 2000
17. Laparoscopy for ectopic pregnancyCochin 2001
18.Laparoscopy in pregnancy Calicut 2001
19.Complications of hysterectomy
20.Complications of hysterectomy
21.Chronic pelvic painAKCOG 2003,Kasargode
22.Chronic pelvic painTrivandrum, 2003
23.Chronic pelvic pain Palakkad 2003
24.Obstetric analgesia Palakkad 2003
25.Cord prolapse Thrissur 2003
26.Chorion villus biopsy Thrissur 2003
27.Ectopic gestationThodupuzha 2003
28.Maintenance of labour roomThrissur 2003
29.Maintenance of labour roomWayanad 2003
30.Intrauterine contraceptive device
31.Dysfunctional uterine bleeding
32.Changing trends in gynaecologyIMA Thrissur
33.Changing trends in gynaecology IMA guruvayoor
34.Changing trends in gynaecologyIMA Irinjalakuda
35.Laparoscopy in abdominal pain
36.Laparoscopic adhesiolysis, ovarian cystectomy
37.Stem cell therapy
38.Hyperemesis gravidarumCalicut 2005
39.Intractable APH case historyThrissur, TOGS monthly meet, 2005
40.IUGR panelPalakkad 2006
41.IUGR panel Kasargode 2005
42.Gestational diabetes diet managementThrissur IMA meet 2007
Laparoscopy in gynaecological diseaseGuruvayoor IMA 2007
44.Septic shock managementThrissur,2007, TOGS monthly meet
45.Laparoscopy in infertility Thrissur 2007, TOGS monthly meet
46.Hysteroscopic adhesiolysis case reportTOGS monthly meet 2007
47.Recent advances in endometriosisThrissur, 2007, TOGS annual meet
48.Recent advances in endometriosis Cochin AKCOG Cochin 2008
49. Near miss case of PPH Palakkad, june 2008
50.Secondary amenorrhoea Yuva FOGSI , November 2008
51.Chronic pelvic painCalicut AKCOG 2009
52.Who should take HRT Ottappalam, 2009.
53. HysteroscopyAKCOG, 2012
54.Recurrent abortionPalakkad, 2012,August
55.Gestational diabetesIMA, Thrissur,august 2013
56.Advances in gynaecology IMA Chalakkudy and Pattambi
57.Vaginal atrophy Local IMS meeting Calicut
58.Breast cancer and HRT Local IMS meeting , Calicut
59.Peripartum collapse Yuva FOGSI , calicut
60.Panel discussion on Intra uterine insemination. panelist AKCOG 2016,Cochin
61.Immediate post op: Pitfalls and solutionsAKCOG 2017,calicut
62.DinoprostoneOttappalam monthly meeting
63.Perimanopausal ovarian cystIMS zonal conference2013
64.Management of menopauseIMA monthly meeting, thrissur, 2015
65.Ectopic pregnancy:Pitfalls in diagnosisSouth zone Yuva Fogsi conference, Thrissur, July 2017
66.Newer therapies in AUBGynaec meeting at Amala medical college April 2017
67.Panelist in recurrent abortions Monthly TOGS meeting.
68.Talk on Recurrent abortionsMES medical college,perintalmanna
69.Ergonomics in LaparoscopyAKCOG, Thrissur, February 2018
70.Fibroids:ManagementLocal CME in Thrissur
  • Edited the FOGSI publication, “Post-operative complications in gynaecological surgery” released  at All India conference 2006.
  • Editor of TOGS bulletin, the monthly bulletin of Thrissur society.  20issues released .
  • Written articles on adenomyosis, PPH, Septic shock, Vaginal hysterectomy,Ectopic pregnancy,trigger point injections, Chronic abdominal pain, viral infections in pregnancy, Misoprostol,Nutritional suppliments in gynaecology, etc.
  • Written 10 chapters and edited the book “Desk Top Reference in Gynaecology” published by Jaipee Brothers, New Delhi.
  • Article on laparoscopy in Anovulation in KAGE magazine.
  • Article on laparoscopy in Abdominal pain in KAGE magazine.
  • Article on IUGR in KFOG website.
  • Article on Fibroids: Clinical features in FOGSI focus, july 2008.
  • Article on side effects of combined OC-s  in FOGSI focus, August, 2008.
  • Article on Investigation of female infertility: FOGSI textbook, 2012.
  • Article on Endometriosis at rare site, in text book on Endometriosis,  ED: Pankaj Desai., 2012.
  • Critical care in Obstetric ICU, in book on maternal morbidity and mortality, ED: Arulmozhi.,2011.
  • Article on Adult vaccination, clinical guidelines of Indian Menopause society, 2012.
  • Panel discussions on Metro Cable Vision Television programme: Ectopic pregnancy, Growth retardation, Nutrition in pregnancy, Caesarian section, Need for hysterectomy, Diabetes in pregnancy, Hypertension in pregnancy.
  • ” Ask the Doctor” live talk show  : 5 episodes.
  • Talks in All india Radio (AIR): Alternatives to hysterectomy.
  • Ask the doctor: Live talk show.
  • Talks at local meetings of women Given talks at 6 different venues.
  • Adolescent problems : Talk at meeting organised by “Vanitha” magazine.
  • Talks at various schools on adolescent welfare.
  • Conducted publicawareness talks on menopause at many venues.