Dr. Anselma Ferrao is a Gynecologist and Obstetrician at NMC Royal Womens Hospital in Abu Dhabi. She is specialized in High risk obstetrics, Preterm deliveries, Labour ward management, General Gynaecology and Maternal Fetal Medicine. Dr. Anselma Ferrao has obtained her MBBS from Kasturba Medical College, Manipal and MD in Obstetrics and Gynaecology in year 1990. She also obtained her Diploma in Obstetrics and Gynaecology from Kasturba Medical College in 1989. She became a member of prestigious Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, London in 1998 and got her fellowship (FRCOG) in the year 2011. She is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant since 2008. She worked in Corniche Hospital, Abu Dhabi for many years before joining NMC Royal Women's Hospital - the largest private hospital group in Abu Dhabi, UAE. Presently she is the Medical Director of NMC Royal Women’s Hospital. She is interested in clinical research and has presented in several national and international conferences and published articles in various international journals. She has a special interest in high-risk obstetrics, preterm deliveries, labour ward management, maternal medicine and general gynaecology. She has done several courses including Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics, Endometrial Ablation and Balloon Therapy, Medical Obstetric Emergencies and Trauma, Advanced Laparoscopy and Hysteroscopy. Dr. Anselma can communicate fluently in English, Hindi, Urdu, Konkani, Kannada and Tulu and can effectively converse in Arabic language.
BSc-Bachelor of Science , 1989
MBBS-Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery - Kasturba Medical College, Manipal , 1990
MD-Doctor of Medicine - Kasturba Medical College, Manipal
MRCOG-Member, Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists - Royal College, London
FRCOG-Fellowship in Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists , 2011
Being pregnant for the first time is exciting. So, a woman who is getting pregnant for the first time needs to arrange her first appointment with your husband. Avoid alcohol and caffeine during your pregnancy. Consult your doctor before starting new medicines and take folic acid on daily basis.