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