Dr Pooja Vaswani

Specialist - Gynaecology And Obstetrics

Specialty: Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Practice Locations: NMC Royal Women's Hospital, Abu Dhabi

Dr. Pooja Vaswani is a highly experienced Specialist Obstetrician and Gynaecologist with over 30 years of experience in the field. She speaks fluent Arabic, as she has worked in middle-east for over 19 years including countries like UAE and Sultanate of Oman.

She received her medical degree (MBBS) from Government Medical College, Nagpur, India in 1985 and obtained her postgraduate degree (MD) in Obstetrics and Gynaecology in year 1992 from the prestigious Indira Gandhi Govt. Medical College, Nagpur, India. She then completed her MRCOG from Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists, UK in 2005 followed by Diploma in Minimal Access Surgery from Laparoscopy Hospital, New Delhi, India in 2008. Later she pursued 1 year training in assisted reproduction and completed her Fellowship in Reproductive Medicine from D.Y. Patil University, Mumbai in 2015. In 2017, Dr. Pooja was awarded prestigious Fellowship from Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists, UK (FRCOG).

She started her career as a Lecturer in Indira Gandhi Govt. Medical College, Nagpur where she mastered her clinical experience by managing a variety of complicated clinical cases. Apart from enriching her clinical experience she gained excellent experience in teaching and education through her role as a Lecturer for Obstetrics and Gynaecology while working in Indira Gandhi Government Medical College, Nagpur, India. She moved to Middle East in 1999 and has worked with various prestigious institutions. Dr. Pooja has worked in UAE at SEHA managed healthcare facilities namely Mafraq hospital and Madinat Zayed Hospital for 6 years and with Ministry of Health, Sultanate of Oman for over 9 years. Prior to joining Brightpoint Royal Women’s Hospital, she worked as a specialist Obstetrics and Gynaecologist at Universal Hospital.

Her special interests are high risk maternal medicine, operative vaginal deliveries, complicated caesarean sections, painless labour, laparoscopic surgeries and colposcopy, major gynaecological surgeries, infertility, cervical and breast cancer screening.

Dr. Pooja likes to keep herself abreast with current practices and clinical advances and has completed various training program.

Awards and Recognition:

  • Speaker in many national and international conferences.

  • She won first prize for her presentation on the topic “Obesity and Pregnancy outcomes in UAE population with high prevalence of obesity-How bad is it?” in Abu Dhabi SEHA Research Conference in December 2011.


  • Dr. Pooja has keen interest in Research and clinical studies. Many of her research studies have been published in International Journals.

She speaks Arabic, English, Hindi, Sindhi, Urdu and Marathi.

Practice Locations

NMC Royal Women's Hospital, Abu Dhabi
NMC Royal Women's Hospital, Abu Dhabi

Tower B, Mohammed bin Zayed Stadium, Al Jazira club, Muroor Road, Opposite to Dusit Thani Hotel, Sultan Bin Zayed the First St. (Muroor Road), P.O. Box: 36856, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

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