Caesarean Section

Caesarean Section

Vaginal Birth after Caesarean Section (VBAC)

One of the more common questions that women asked when they come up to my clinic is that whether they could have a vaginal... Read more

Risks associated with Caesarean Section

What are the risks of a Caesarean section? A Caesarean birth involves major abdominal surgery therefore it is important to... Read more

How to avoid a Caesarean Section?

In certain circumstances a Caesarean is unavoidable as this is the safest mode of delivery for you and your baby. However ... Read more

Breast Feeding after a Caesarean section

When can I start breastfeeding my baby? You could breastfeed your baby immediately after the surgery depending on how you... Read more

Post Operative Recovery

When can I resume normal activities after a Caesarean section? In the absence of complications many women feel well enough... Read more

How to take care of my wound?

Do I have to take out the stitches? The stitches used are either dissolvable or will be removed on the 5-7 days after the... Read more

Recovery After a Caesarean Section

If you have a general anaesthetic you will be woken in the operating theatre after the operation is finished. You will then... Read more

What should I expect during a Caesarean Section?

A catheter will be inserted into your bladder before the operation start. This will remain in place for about 24 hours after... Read more

What to do before a Caesarean Section?

The decision of having a Caesarean section is a joint decision between you and your attending obstetrician. Once the... Read more

Why Do I Need a Caesarean Section?

A Caesarean Section is an operation to deliver your baby through your tummy abdomen instead of going through the birth... Read more