Dr. Pratap Kumar Narayan

Professor & Head of the Dept.

Department of Reproductive Medicine


    Dr Pratap Kumar Narayan, Professor and Head of Department of Reproductive Medicine and Surgery

    • Teaches undergraduate and postgraduate students and does clinical work.
    • Heads Manipal Assisted Reproduction centre and has a special interest in Infertility and Reproductive Medicine.


Subject Semester / Year
Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Reproductive Medicine and Surgery


Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
MD Reproductive Medicine Kasturba Medical College, Manipal 1981


Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
Department of Reproductive Medicine and Surgery, KMC Manipal Professor Head of the department 1/10/2020 till date
KMC, Manipal Professor 06/2010 till date
KMC, Manipal Professor And Head 04/1996 to 05/2010
KMC, Manipal Professor 02/1990 to 03/1996
KMC, Manipal Head of Manipal Assisted Reproduction Centre 1990 till date
KMC, Manipal Associate Professor 02/1987 to 02/1990
KMC, Manipal Reader 02/1984 to 02/1987
KMC, Manipal Assistant Professor 02/1982 to 02/1984
KMC, Manipal Lecturer/Senior Resident 02/1981 to 02/1982
KMC. Manipal Junior Resident 06/1977 to 01/1981


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Ansha Patel, PSVN Sharma, Pratap Kumar. Psychiatric disorders in Women seeking fertility treatments: A clinical investigation in India. International Journal of Fertility and Sterility. April - June 2020;14(1);68-71. doi: 10.22074/ijfs.2020.5759

April - June 2020 Ansha Patel PSVN Sharma Pratap Kumar

Ansha Patel, Pratap Kumar, PSVN Sharma. “The Miracle Mothers and Marvelous Babies” : Psychosocial aspects of surrogacy – A Narrative review”. Journal of Human Reproductive Sciences. April - June 2020;13(2);89-99. doi: 10.4103/jhrs.JHRS_33_20.

April - June 2020 Ansha Patel Pratap Kumar PSVN Sharma

Spoorthy Venkatesh, Anjali M, Akhila Vasudeva, Pratap Kumar. “Sliding sign and gel sonovaginography: A sneak peek prior to laparoscopy in patients with endometriosis”. Journal of Human Reproductive Sciences. May 2020;13(1);26-30. DOI:10.4103/jhrs.JHRS_169_19

May 2020 Spoorthy Venkatesh Anjali M Akhila Vasudeva Pratap Kumar

Ansha Patel, PSVN Sharma, Pratap Kumar. “Application of Mindfulness-Based Psychological interventions in Infertility”. Journal of Human Reproductive Sciences. January-March 2020;13(1);1-21. doi: 10.4103/jhrs.JHRS_51_19

January-March 2020 Ansha Patel PSVN Sharma Pratap Kumar

Shubhashree Uppangala, Gail Fernandes, Sujith Raj Salian, Pratap Kumar, Riccardo Talevi, Guruprasad Kalthur, Satish Kumar Adiga. Reduced ovarian response to controlled ovarian stimulation is associated with increased oxidative stress in the follicular environment. Reproductive Biology; May 2020 : 402-407. DOI: 10.1016/j.repbio.2020.04.005

May 2020 Shubhashree Uppangala Gail Fernandes Sujith Raj Salian, Pratap Kumar Riccardo Talevi Guruprasad Kalthur Satish Kumar Adiga

Shaiesta Amreen, Pratap Kumar, Priyanka Gupta, Pragna Rao. Evaluation of oxidative stress and severity of endometriosis. Journal of Human Reproductive Sciences. January – March 2019 ;12(1);40-46. DOI: 10.4103/jhrs.JHRS_27_17

JAN- MARCH 2019 Shaiesta Amreen Pratap Kumar, Priyanka Gupta

Preetha Ramachandra, Pratap Kumar, Asha Kamath, Arun G Maiya. Effect of intrinsic and extrinsic foot muscle strengthening exercises on foot parameters and foot dysfunctions in pregnant women: a randomized controlled trial. International journal of therapy and rehabilitation. Feb26(2): 2019. https://doi.org/10.12968/ijtr.2018.0027

Feb 2019 Preetha Ramachandra Pratap Kumar Asha Kamath Arun G Maiya.


Area of Interest

Reproductive Medicine

Area of Expertise

Reproductive Medicine

Area of Research

Reproductive Medicine

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

  • Member of Manipal OBG Society.
  • Member of Manipal OBG Society KSOGA, FOGSI.
  • Member of International Society of Ultrasound OBGYN.
  • Member of IMA, Udupi.
  • Awarded “Young Gynaecologist Award” by AOFOG Bangkok, Vice President of FOGSI (2000).
  • Awarded the FOGSI -Dr Kutty Lifetime  Achievement  Award


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