Dr. Namrata Kachhara

Senior Consultant and HOD- Gynecology, Gynaec-Oncology, Obst & Gyn & Breast Service Gynaecology and Gynae Oncology



DR. NAMRATA KACHHARA is practicing obstetrics & gynecology since last 33 years. She was a faculty at the Regional Cancer Centre (Associate Professor) for 12 years. She has the deep acumen for cancer prevention, treatment & palliation. Trained under William J. Hoskin at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Centre, New York, (USA), Dr. Namrata is adept to handle radical pelvic surgery & reconstruction. She was an educator for cervical cancer prevention with Dr. Sankarnaryanan, International Agency for Research of Cancer (IARC) Lyon, France. She has performed over 10,000 major & advanced surgeries & several minor procedures. She also specializes in the cure of fibroids, hysterectomy, pelvic pain & endometriosis, fertility enhancing hysteroscopic & laparoscopic procedures, surgery for gynecologic cancers and operation for urinary control. She has expertise in colposcopy and complex laparoscopic & vaginal surgery. She is a competent breast surgeon. Dr Kachhara has appeared in various noteworthy news media like Delhi doordarshan, Times of India, Dainek Bhasker, Nai dunia, &Indian express.

Medical Qualifications

Underwent Fellowship in advanced laparoscopic surgeryDr D Limbachiya, Eva Hospital, Ahmedabad2018
Structured hands-on skill training programme in Robotic radical pelvic under Dr. N.P. GuptaMedanta, Gurgaon2018
Hands on training program for Laparoscopic Radical HysterectomyGalaxy Care Hospital Pune2017
Cadaver Workshop (Hands-on Training) & CME Gynec-oncologyAIIMSApril 2016
Six month training in UltrasoundGandhi Imaging Centre, Delhi2013-2014
Attended courses on “Minimally Invasive Surgery”; “Solid Organ Laparoscopy”; “Advance Hysteroscopic Surgery”; “Laparoscopic Suturing”; and “Microscopic Suturing Technique”J&J Wet Lab, Delhi NCR2013
Faculty & Mentor (post-graduate thesis) for students of DNB (Diplomat of National Board) during Bombay Hospital tenure, IndoreBombay Hospital Indore2007-2010
DIL – Diploma in LaparoscopicCoimbatore2004
IARC International Course on Cancer Epidemiology Principles & MethodsTrivandrum2003
International Cancer Technology Transfer Fellowship (ICRETT) by International Union Against Cancer (UICC)Geneva -
Radical pelvic surgery & reconstruction- William J. HoskinMemorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Centre, New York, USA1998
IARC trained (Lyon, France); Cervical Cancer Prevention,Lyon, France1998
International course in Palliative CareTrivandrum1997
MSMGM medical College, Indore, MP1991
MBBSMGM medical College, Indore, MP1987

Specialization and Expertise

  • Female Cancer – Breast, Vagina, Vulva, Cervix, Uterus, Ovaries (Prevention, Radical Surgery and Palliation)
  • Breast Disease – Benign & Malignant
  • Advanced Endoscopic Surgery – Colposcopy, Hysteroscopy, Laparoscopy
  • Complex Pelvic Surgery (Ovarian, Fibroids) (Abdominal and Vaginal)
  • Non decent vaginal hysterectomy & reconstruction
  • Urogynaecology
  • Endometriosis
  • Polycystic Ovarian Disease
  • High Risk Obstetrics
  • Infertility

Memberships & Certifications

  • Member of Association of Gynaecological Oncologist of India
  • Indore Obstetrics & Gynaecological society
  • Federation of Obstetrics & Gynaecologic Societies of India
  • Asia Oceania Research Organization on Genital Infection & Neoplasia & Indian Medical Association


  • Rescue Cervical Cerclage With Vaginal Pessary Support And Alternative Tocolytics In Corona Positive , Dcda Twin With High Leaking And 16 Weeks Of Hospitalization Leading To Successful Outcome :   A Case Report, Int. J. Adv. Res. 9(05), 189-192, 2021
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  • Carcinoma Cervix Leading to Ichthyosis Uteri: A Rare Case Report, April 2021 :   The Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology of India, 2021
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  • Unexpected Post-operative Pelvic Haematoma :   When is Surgical Intervention Warranted? IOGS, 2012
  • ‘Cervical Cancer: Contemporary Management’ RHPLND & video. :   Eds. Shalini Rajaram, by Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers, Delhi, 2011
  • N Kachhara: Radical Type III Hysterectomy with pelvic lymphadenectomy for Carcinoma Cervix’. :   Chapter in “Video Atlas of Techniques in Obstetrics & Gynecology’. Eds. Shalini Rajaram, by Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers, Delhi, 2009
  • N Kachhara: Palliative surgery in ovarian cancer. Chapter in “Ovarian Cancer: Contemporary Management’’ :   Eds. Chitrathara, Shalini Rajaram,. Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers, Delhi, 2009
  • Kachhara N: Vaginectomy, Chapter in a book “State of the art vaginal surgery” :   Eds. Neerja Goyal, Shalini Rajaram, Jaypee Publication, pp 277 – 285, 2007
  • R. Sankaranarayanan, R. Wesley, T. Somanathan, Namrata Dhakad, B. Chandralekha, P. Sabastian, K. Chitrathara, D. M. Parkin, M.K. Nair. Test characteristics of visual inspection with 4% acetic acid (VIA) andLugol’s Iodine :   (VILI) in cervical cancer screening in Kerala, India Int. J. Cancer:106, 404-408, 2003
  • Namrata Dhakad. Epithelial ovarian cancer: Prognostic factors. :   Review article. J. Of Obst. And Gyn. OfIndia 51: 29-33, 2001
  • K. Chitrathara, D Namrata, V Francis, V. P. Gangadharan. :   Spontaneous rectovaginal fistula and repair using bulbocavarernous muscle flap. Tech Coloproctol 5: 47-49,, 2001
  • Namrata Kachhara, K. Chitrathara, E. K. Abraham, V. P. Gangadharan, M. Pandey. :   Synchronous serous cystadenocarcinoma and Borderline mucinous cyst adenoma of ovaries - a case report. S D M H Jour 24: 30-33, 2000
  • C Varghese, N.S. Amma, Chitrathara K, Namrata Dhakad, P Rani, L Malathy and M.K. Nair. Risk factors for cervical dysplasia in Kerala, India. :   Bulletin of the World Health Organisation, 77: 281-283, 1999
  • R.Sankaranarayanan, R. Wesley, T. Soma Nathan, Namrata Dhakad, B.Shyamalakumary, N.S.Amma, D. M. Parkin, M.K. Nair. :   Visual inspection of uterine cervix after the application of acetic acid in the detection of cervical carcinoma and its precursors. Cancer 83: 2150-2156, 1998
  • Chithrathara, Namrata Dhakad, P. Sebastian, J. Prabhakar, V.P Gangadharan. "Case of recto sigmoid perforation following radiotherapy for carcinoma cervix’’. :   The Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology of India. 47: 288-289, 1997