Dr Pallavi Desai is a gynaecologist with special interest in prolapse and pelvic floor surgery.
Dr Pallavi Desai is a practising Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, and a fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists. (RANZCOG). She has over 30 years of experience in the field, working in both urban and rural parts of India and Australia in public and private practice. She has worked in the Kimberley and Perth and then moved to Melbourne in 2018.
Dr Desai is currently a specialist obstetrician and gynaecologist (public) at Joan Kirner Women’s and Children’s at Sunshine Hospital and performs gynaecological procedures at John Fawkner Private Hospital.
She is an active member of the following societies:
Dr Pallavi regularly attends workshops and conferences to constantly update her knowledge on recent advances and practices. She is strongly involved in teaching and training aspiring gynaecology and obstetric specialists and is also involved with various RANZCOG committees.
She is able to consult in English, Marathi and Hindi.
Guided by her core values, Pallavi strongly believes that women are the life force that sustains individuals, families and society. An overall healthy woman leads to a healthy family. She respects her patients’ individual choices on the diagnosis, and provides individualised
She routinely investigates and manages the following conditions:
She has a special area of interest in pelvic floor disorders, including prolapse and urinary incontinence. Her practice includes: