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Dr. Rustom P. Soonawala


Dr. Rustom P. Soonawala


  • M.D.
  • F.R.C.S
  • F.R.C.O.G.
  • F.I.C.O.G.

Specialization / Special Interests

  • Consulting Obstetrician
  • Gynaecologist / Gynaecology

Contact Info

Hospital No. : 022 - 23667800 / 7799
Clinic No. : 022 - 23538942

Appointments / OPD Timings

Tuesday : 04:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Saturday : 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Prof. Emeritus - Wadia Maternity Hospital, Parel, Mumbai.

Founder President of Indian Society of Prenatal Diagnosis and Therapy since 1989.

Honorary Medical Director Family Planning Association of India.

At several national and international meetings and conferences.

One of eight in the world to be awarded the Von Graffenberg Medal for original work in Intra Uterine Contraception by the University of Kiel, West Germany in 1984.

PADMASHREE awarded by the President of India in 1991 in recognition of work in the field of Family Planning.

Honoured by the GIANTS INTERNATIONALS AWARD in September 2000 for recognition for excellence in the Medical Field.

Felicitated by LIONS CLUB of North Bombay in January, 2011 for medical excellence in the field of Obstetrics & Gynaecology.

RASHTRIYA SAMMAN in July 2002 by Income Tax Department for being the highest taxpayer during the Assessment years 1995-96 to 1999 to 2000.

Awarded by the LABHSETWAR FOUNDATION, USA on 16January 2003 for contribution in Population Control & Family Planning. Donated the full amount of Rs. 2,00,000/- to charity.

Recipient of 42nd DHANVANTARI AWARD, 2014.

SPECIAL ACHIEVEMENTS: Designed Soonawala Intrauterine Contraceptive Device (1963) and several other gynaecological instruments and surgical techniques, especially for safe termination of pregnancy.