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7 Best Gynecologists in Chennai - Best IVF Doctors, and IVF Cost in Chennai

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Medically Reviewed by Dr. Deepika Tiwari - MBBS on 19 Dec 2018 - Written by Dr. Sasikala A - MBBS - Grammatically Approved by Dr. Kavita Jaggi Agrawal - MBBS

The 7 best gynecologists in Chennai include Dr. Dakshayani D, Dr. Rajalakshmi R, and Dr. Chandralekha. These are the top IVF doctors in Chennai which have excellent record of infertility treatments with IVF success rates. The IVF cost in Chennai varies with the expertise of the IVF doctor in Chennai.

Motherhood is possibly the best-cherished dream in every woman’s life. The essence of motherhood is invincible in her nurturing and caring nature and is molded into a concrete shape with the arrival of a baby. We understand and respect your choice of being a mother and help you reach the goal if you are facing trouble in conceiving a child. Here is a list of best IVF specialists working in Chennai whom we have chosen for best results.

List of 7 Best IVF Doctors in Chennai

  1. Dr. Dakshayani D
  2. Dr. S. Samundi Sankari
  3. Dr. C. Geetha Haripriya
  4. Dr. Chandralekha
  5. Dr. Kamala Selvaraj
  6. Dr. Smisha
  7. Dr. Vani Sundarapandian

1. Dr. Dakshayani D

Dr. Dakshayani D is a Gynecologist, Consultant Physician and Infertility Specialist in Anna Nagar, Chennai and has an experience of 21 years in these fields. Dr. Dakshayani D practices at Apollo Fertility in Anna Nagar, Chennai.

Best IVF Doctor in Chennai

She completed MBBS from Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences (KIMS), Bangalore in 1988, DGO from Trinity College, University Of Dublin, Ireland in 1996 and Diploma in Reproductive Medicine (Germany) from International School of Medicine, Germany in 2003.

Reviews of Dr. Dakshayani D:

“I always thought IVF treatment was a painful and challenging process but after a meeting with Dr. Dakshayani D my doubts were all cleared and I was ready for the treatment. After six months of trying, I finally got pregnant and gave birth to twins, Ravi and Rahul. They are my treasure, thanks to Dr. Dakshayani D who performed a miracle. “-by Mrs. Shalu Verma

“Me and my husband were in a lot of pressure from our family members. We could not conceive naturally so we decided to go for IVF treatment. We went to the Apollo Fertility Centre in Chennai where we met, Dr. Dakshayani D. She was a very supportive person with vast experience in this field. She put a lot of efforts into helping my wife get pregnant. Thank You, Dr. Dakshayani D, for your service.” -by Kangana Mukherjee

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2. Dr. S. Samundi Sankari

Dr. S. Samundi Sankari is one of the profound Infertility Specialist, Gynaecologists, Obstetrician, Reproductive Endocrinologist, and Laparoscopic Surgeon in India with 41 years of experience. She is one of the highest visited IVF specialists in Chennai and works as a chairperson in Srushti Hospitals, Ramapuram, Chennai.

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 She is also the founder and managing trustee of Srushti Medical Research Foundation and respected worldwide for her studies and work in the field of Fertility, genetics, and Andrology.

Reviews of Dr. S. Samundi Sankari:

“I was very worried and depressed that my wife was not able to carry a child. My wife was also in a lot of pressure so we decided to go for IVF treatment. We took several appointments with many doctors and found Dr. S. Samundi Sankari in Chennai. She began the treatment immediately and after just three visits, we were very lucky enough to have a positive pregnancy test. We are glad we met such an experienced infertility specialist like Dr. S. Samundi Sankari.” - by Mr. and Mrs. Panauti

“As I was not able to conceive due to ovulation disorders, a friend of mine recommended me to visit doctor Dr. S. Samundi Sankari. The doctor knew exactly what we were going through and suggested to go for IVF treatment. Her careful planning and precision helped me conceive and now I am four months pregnant.” -by Mrs. Archana Subba

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3. Dr. C. Geetha Haripriya

Dr. C Geetha Haripriya is one of the pioneer Obstetrician & Gynaecologist and specialist in IVF treatment, reproductive medicine, and laparoscopic surgery. At present, she holds the position of Chairperson as well as Medical Director of Prasanth Multispeciality Hospital and Prashanth Fertility Research Centre respectively, based in Chennai. Owing to her immense contribution in the field of Infertility treatment and IVF, she is one of the topmost doctors in Chennai to be visited for. Till date, she has made it possible for more than 22,000 newborns to be born with her assistance.

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She is one of the best IVF specialists to look forward. She also served as a Consultant at Apollo Hospitals in Chennai between 1996 and 2003. In September 2010 she received the lifetime achievement award from Gynecology and Obstetrics society for advanced learning in collaboration with Harvard University.

Reviews of Dr. C. Geetha Haripriya:

“I am so impressed with the level of experience of Dr. C. Geetha Haripriya. She is the one who made my dream of having a child come true. Her approach to the treatment was of international standards which made me very comfortable during the treatment.” - by Mrs. Alia Gulati

“The best medical care I ever received. Glad that I chose Dr. C. Geetha Haripriya as my fertility specialist. She is a very supportive individual which has made me feel so comfortable. The treatment may require some more cycles to succeed but altogether it was a great experience. Thank you Dr. C. Geetha Haripriya for your service.” - by Mr. Deepak Chawla

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4. Dr. Chandralekha

Dr. Chandralekha is one of the pioneer in the field of IVF Treatments in Chennai. She is the Medical Director of Iswarya Womens Hospital and Fertility Centre. With an experience of more than 25 Years as an Infertility specialist and Gynaecologist, she indeed appears to be one of the best IVF specialists in Chennai. Her forte is High-Risk Pregnancy care and Laparoscopic Surgery.

Best IVF Doctor in Chennai, Dr Chandralekha

Dr. Chandralekha is considered to be a miracle in the field of IVF Treatment as she has performed more than 20,000 IVF cycles. Her emancipating attitude towards woman and motherhood is seen in her wonderful work where even Breast cancer patients delivered children through IVF treatments. She is definitely the go-getter if you are looking forward to IVF Treatments.

Reviews of Dr. Chandralekha:

“We thank you for all of your support and guidance throughout our IVF treatment. Dr. Chandralekha is one of the best infertility specialists we’ve met. We will be forever grateful to her for helping us give birth to our cute little baby boy.” - by Mr. and Mrs. Bhagat

“Me and my husband are very excited that now we will finally have a baby. Dr. Chandralekha and her staff did a wonderful job in guiding us through our journey. I recommend everyone with complications in infertility to give a visit to Dr. Chandralekha in Chennai as she is highly experienced in this field.” - by Mr. and Mrs. Bhattrai

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5. Dr. Kamala Selvaraj

Dr. Kamala Selvaraj is one of the best Gynaecologist, Obstetrician, Infertility Specialist, and Reproductive Endocrinologist in Chennai with an experience of more than 46 years. She works in GG Superspeciality Hospitals, Nungambakkam, Chennai. Her one of the path-breaking initiatives is her project “Fertility Research Centre”, which pioneers Assisted Reproductive Technology with a state of the art IVF laboratory is commendable and is appreciated by many IVF users. She works as the Associate Director there. Dr. Selvaraj is a quite known figure in the field of IVF treatments all over India. She is famous for many firsts in the field of infertility and IVF treatments such as a first surrogate baby in India, first test tube baby to a 50-year-old woman etc. Apart from that, she is honored much in national and international fronts as well such as Rajiv Gandhi National Unity Award (1991), Best Lady Doctor Award (1993) and so on.

Reviews of Dr. Kamala Selvaraj:

“Thank you, Dr. Kamala Selvaraj, for your time and efforts. We are really grateful that you kept everything transparent throughout the IVF treatment. Your support and guidance helped a lot during the treatment. We are forever grateful!!” - by Mr. And Mrs. Tanmoi

“I was diagnosed with blocked fallopian tubes so I started looking for a reputed infertility specialist. After a month of searching my husband found Dr. Kamala Selvaraj who was practicing at GG Superspeciality Hospitals in Nungambakkam, Chennai. Even if I am from Delhi I decided to travel to Chennai just for the treatment. I am now glad that I made this choice as we were able to conceive a child on our first cycle of IVF treatment. Thank you, Dr. Kamala Selvaraj and your support staff.” - by Mrs. Kamla Kumari

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6. Dr. Smisha

Dr. Smisha currently works in Chennai Fertility Centre, Arumbakkam, Chennai. She is a consultant in Reproductive Medicine and a Post Doctoral Fellow of the National Board of Examinations, Ministry of Health, under Government of India. She has an experience of more than 19 years in the field of IVF Treatment and is a very busy practitioner in this field.

Reviews of Dr. Smisha:

“My friend was facing a lot of problems during his IVF treatment. After several tries, he and his wife were on the verge of giving up. Just then I found out about Dr. Smisha in Chennai, so I suggested them to give her a visit. They were very impressed by the services and support provided by Dr. Smisha. My friend's wife is giving birth to twins in a couple of months, all thanks to the efforts of Dr. Smisha.” - by Mr. Aditya Gupta

“Me and wife really want to thank Dr. Smisha for the support she gave us this past year! We are so grateful for helping us out. My wife is on her 7th month of pregnancy as the IVF treatment performed by Dr. Smisha resulted in success. I will definitely rate Dr. Smisha as the best doctor in Chennai.” - by Mr. and Mrs. Kapoor

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7. Dr. Vani Sundarapandian

Dr. Vani Sundarapandian is one of the leading specialists in the field of IVF treatments with an experience of over 20 years. She works as the Medical Director, Jananam Fertility Center, Neelangarai, Chennai. She also has more than 10 years of overseas experience in the field of IVF treatment in UK and Australia and has conducted more than 5,000 of IVF cycles in Chennai.

Reviews of Dr. Vani Sundarapandian:

“Dr. Vani Sundarapandian at Jananam Fertility Center in Neelangari, Chennai is the best IVF doctor I have ever met during my entire treatment journey. Besides helping my wife in getting pregnant, she is very supportive as a person. I also want to thank Dr. Vani Sundarapandian and her staff also guided us throughout the entire treatment process.” - by Mr. Kamlesh Majumdar

“We had never imagined that we would have a child. All thanks to Dr. Vani Sundarapandian. After knowing her reviews and taking reference from some friends we decided to go to Chennai and meet Dr. Vani Sundarapandian. This was the best choice we made as she is a wonderful person with vast experience in IVF. Her support and guidance helped a lot during the treatment.” - by Mr. and Mrs. Dabral

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  • Doctor and Clinic Ratings are based on patient reviews - varying from 1 to 5 ratings. These reviews are from verified users on Ela. For rating accountability, Ela also takes into account various genuine sources such as peer site reviews, online surveys and patient's doctor experience to derive these ratings.
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  • Success Rates: These are average Success Rates (rounded to nearest integer) of Hospitals/ Doctors for a cluster of fertility treatments including IVF, ICSI, IMSI, Surrogacy, Surrogacy with OD, FET and Blastocyst transfer (as applicable). These are clinical pregnancy rates for aged 37 and Under and are shared directly by the Hospitals & Doctors and as per the guidelines of MCI.

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Dr. Sasikala A is a laparoscopic surgeon and gynecologist who completed her MBBS from Kurnool Medical College in 1981 and MD from Mysore Medical College in 1983. She also pursued DGO from Mysore Medical College in 1985. Dr. Sasikala A is presently working at Saikrupa Hospital for Women and Surgical Center, Bangalore and specializes in Intrauterine insemination (IUI), Gynecology Laparoscopy, High-risk pregnancy care and Hysteroscopic surgery. For more info, check out



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Nov. 12, 2018, 2:10 p.m. 5.0


Nimita Kandpal

I found this article to be really informative. I was searching for the best infertility doctors in Chennai and got this one. Really impressed by the research made.

Nov. 5, 2018, 6:22 p.m. 4.5


Mr. and Mrs. Ramakant

There is no bigger joy than having a baby in your arms. So, we were trying for it but every time got a failure. Then finally we got success this year. Happy and blessed on becoming parents.

Oct. 1, 2018, 4:34 p.m. 5.0


Tania Torres

I'm really thankful to Dr. C Geetha Haripriya. It appeared almost impossible for me to get a baby 1 year back but now I have one and it's just because of the perfect guidance and specific treatment by Dr. Haripriya. God is great.

Sept. 19, 2017, 6:39 p.m. 5.0


Usha Reddy

My sister lives in chennai and she got her IVF treatment through Dr Dakshayani. She is undoubtedly the best IVF doctor in Chennai. Her knowledge, experience and way of treating her patients is something unexplained and incredible.

Sept. 19, 2017, 5:12 p.m. 4.5

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