Caritas Hospital

Dr. Sumithra Viswanathan

Consultant in Fetal Medicine

Dr Sumithra Viswanathan is a consultant in Fetal Medicine. She is trained to do First Trimester Scans, Target Scans and Growth Scans. Her area of interests are Obstetric and fetal ultrasonography and Fetal medicine.


Professional Qualification

Fellowship in Advanced Obstetric Ultrasonography from Mediscan systems Chennai, in 2018

Diplomat National board Obstetrics and Gynaecology (Dip NB) from National Board of Examinations New Delhi, in 1999

Diploma in Obstetrics and Gynaecology ( DGO ) BJ medical College Pune University, 1993

MBBS from BJ medical College Pune University in 1989


Achievements and Expertise

Was the senior house officer (SHO) in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Jaslok Hospital and research Centre, Mumbai

Worked as Assistant Gynecologist to Dr Mansukhani FRCS Consultant Obstetrics and Gynecology at Jaslok Hospital Mumbai

Worked as Senior House Officer at Sri Ramakrishna Hospital Coimbatore under Dr Mirudhubhashini Govindarajan

Worked as Selection Grade Tutor at PSG Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Coimbatore

She was Junior Consultant in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Caritas Hospital Kottayam earlier



Amniotic Fluid Index and Admission test as predictors in the outcome of low risk pregnancies


She is proficient in English, Malayalam, Tamil, Hindi and Marathi.