Padmashree Dr. (Prof.) Alka Kriplani is a renowned obstetrician and gynecologist in India, known for her expertise in the field of laparoscopic surgery, infertility, and high-risk pregnancies. She was born on 8th March 1956 in Delhi, India, and completed her medical education from the prestigious All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi.
Dr. Kriplani is a pioneer in the field of laparoscopic surgery, and has performed several complex surgeries using this technique. She has also published numerous research papers and articles in national and international medical journals, and has presented her work at several conferences and workshops. Dr. Alka Kriplani is a highly respected and accomplished obstetrician and gynecologist, whose contributions to the field of medicine have had a significant impact on the lives of countless patients and medical professionals in India and beyond.
Gold Medal for the first position in aggregate of all 3 MBBS exams.
Gold Medal for the first position in final MBBS exams.
Shankar H, Kumar N, Rao DN, Chandhiok N, Sandhir R, Kriplani A, Dhaliwal L, Sehgal R, Jindal VL, Maithi L, Kandpal S, Kumar A, Kurra S. Comparison of Haematological and biochemical changes between non-anaemic and anaemic primigravid women in a north Indian population to establish normative values. J Obstet Gynaecol.2015;35(3):221-4.• Herpes simplex 1 and periopathogen role in peri-implantitis.
Singh N, Kriplani A, Mahey R, Kachhawa G. Management of narrow introitus with Fenton’s operation followed by successful pregnancy in a woman with repaired bladder exstrophy. J Obstet Gynaecol. 2015;35(4):426.
Agarwal N, Singh S, Kriplani A, Bhatla N, Singh N. Safety and efficacy of gabapentin in management of psychosomatic and sexual symptoms inpostmenopausal women: A pilot study. J Midlife Health. 2015;6(1):10-5.
Garg G, Kachhawa G, Ramot R, Khadgawat R, Tandon N, Sreenivas V, Kriplani A, Gupta N. Effect of vitamin D supplementation on insulin kinetics and cardiovascular risk factors in polycystic ovarian syndrome: a pilot study. Endocr Connect. 2015;4(2):108-16.
Kappikeri VK, Kriplani A. Bilateral synchronous carcinoma breast- a rare case presentation. Springerplus. 2015 22;4:193.
Agarwal N, Gupta M, Kriplani A, Bhatla N, Singh N. Comparison of combined hormonal vaginal ring with ultralow-dose combined oralcontraceptive pills in the management of heavy menstrual bleeding: A pilot study. J Obstet Gynaecol. 2015 24:1-5.
Anjali G, Kaur S, Lakra R, Taneja J, Kalsey GS, Nagendra A, Shrivastav TG, Gouri Devi M, Malhotra N, Kriplani A, Singh R. FSH stimulates IRS-2 expression in human granulosa cellsthrough cAMP/SP1, an inoperative FSH action in PCOS patients.Cell Signal. 2015 24;27(12):2452-2466
Kriplani A, Mahey R, Kachhawa G, Badiger S. Laparoscopic Hysteropexy for Uterovaginal Prolapse in young women and their reproductive outcome.
Kriplani A, Mahey R, Krishna Deepti M, Kachhawa G, Sharma JB, Saxena R. Ferric Carboxymaltose compared to Iron Sucrose in Anaemia due to Abnormal Uterine Bleeding. Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2016;133(1):43-8.
Kachhawa G, Kriplani A, Malik N, Gupta M. Laparoscopic Myomectomy- do size and number of Myoma affect operability and clinical outcome.
Sharma JB, Gupta M, Kulshrestha V, Jain S, Jain D, Singh A, Kriplani A. Leiomyosarcoma Masquerading as Leiomyoma: Case Report and Review of Literaure. JPOG (Journal of Paediatrics Obstetrics and Gynaecology), 2015;6(5):160-162.
Mahey R, Goel T, Gupta M, Kachhawa G, Kriplani A. To evaluate the Pregnancy rate after Endometrial Scratching in couples with Unexplained Infertility in Ovulation Induction and IUI Cycles. Fertil & Steril. 2015;343-688.
Malik N, Kriplani A, Agarwal N, Bhatla N, Kachhawa G, Yadav RK. Dehydroepiandrosterone as an adjunct to gonadotropins in infertile Indian women with premature ovarian aging: A pilot study. J Hum Reprod Sci. 2015;8(3):135-41.
Singh N, Gupta M, Kriplani A, Vanamail P. Role of Embryo Glue as a transfer medium in the outcome of fresh non-donor in-vitro fertilization cycles. J Hum Reprod Sci. 2015;8(4):214-7.
Sankaranarayanan R, Prabhu PR, Pawlita M, Gheit T, Bhatla N, Muwonge R, Nene BM, Esmy PO, Joshi S, Poli UR, Jivarajani P, Verma Y, Zomawia E, Siddiqi M, Shastri SS, Jayant K, Malvi SG, Lucas E, Michel A, Butt J, Vijayamma JM, Sankaran S, Kannan TP, Varghese R, Divate U, Thomas S, Joshi G, Willhauck-Fleckenstein M, Waterboer T, Müller M, Sehr P, Hingmire S, Kriplani A, Mishra G, Pimple S, Jadhav R, Sauvaget C, Tommasino M, Pillai MR; Indian HPV vaccine study group. Immunogenicity and HPV infection after one, two, and three doses of quadrivalent HPV vaccine in girls in India: a multicentre prospective cohort study. Lancet Oncol. 2016;17(1):67-77.
Sehgal R, Kriplani A, Vanamail P, Maiti L, Kandpal S, Kumar N. Assessment and comparison of pregnancy outcome among anaemic and non anaemic primigravida mothers. 2016;60(3):188-94.
Kriplani A, Srivastava A, Kulshrestha V, Kachhawa G, Agarwal N, Bhatla N, Hari S. Efficacy of ormeloxifene versus oral contraceptive in the management of abnormal uterine bleeding due to uterine leiomyoma. J Obstet Gynaecol Res. 2016 Dec;42(12):1744-52.
Sharma JB, Kriplani A, Sharma E, Sharma S, Dharmendra S, Kumar S, Vanamail P, Sharma SK. Multi drug resistant female genital tuberculosis: A preliminary report. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2016;12;210:108-15.
Sharma JB, Kriplani A, Dharmendra S, Chaubey J, Kumar S, Sharma SK. Role of Gene Xpert in diagnosis of female genital tuberculosis: a preliminary report. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2016;207:237-8.
Agarwal N, Malik N, Goyal M, Kriplani A, Gamanagatti S. Complication of Femoral Arterial Thrombosis Following Failure of Balloon Tamponade and Massive Blood Loss During Hysterectomy in a Case of Abnormal Placentation. J Obstet Gynaecol India. 2016;66(2):629-31.
Kachhawa G, Malik N, Kriplani A, Mahey R. Pregnancy with Malecot Catheter In Situ Following Cervical and Vaginal Reconstruction of a Cicatrized Vagina and Cervix: A Rare Case. J Obstet Gynaecol India. 2016;66(2):583-6.
Kriplani A, Bahadur A, Kulshrestha V, Agarwal N, Singh S, Singh U.B. Role of anti-tubercular treatment for positive endometrial aspirate DNA-PCC reproductive outcome in infertile patients in Indian setting – A randomized trail. Tuberc. 2017;64(1):33-9.
Kiserud T, Piaggio G, Carroli G, Widmer M, Carvalho J, Neerup Jensen L, Giordano D, Cecatti JG, Abdel Aleem H, Talegawkar SA, Benachi A, Diemert A, Tshefu Kitoto A, Thinkhamrop J, Lumbiganon P, Tabor A, Kriplani A, Gonzalez Perez R, Hecher K, Hanson MA, Gülmezoglu AM, Platt LD. The World Health Organization Fetal Growth Charts: A Multinational Longitudinal Study of Ultrasound Biometric Measurements and Estimated Fetal Weight. PLoS Med. 2017;24;14(1).
Ranga R, Rai S, Kumari A, Mathur S, Kriplani A, Mahey R, Agarwal N, Kachhawa G, Vanamail P, Bhatla N. A Comparison of the Strength of Association of Reid Colposcopic Index and Swede Score With Cervical Histology. J Low Genit Tract Dis. 2017;21(1):55-8.
Goyal M, Kriplani A, Mahey R, Kachhawa G, Yadav R, Singh G. Giant congenital melanocytic nevus presenting as a huge vulvar mass: A rare case. Taiwanese Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology. 2017;56:109-11.
Garg P, Badhwar S, Jaryal AK, Kachhawa G, Deepak KK, Kriplani A. The temporal trend of vascular function in women with gestational diabetes. Vasc Med. 2017;22(2):96-102.
Goyal M, Kriplani A, Mahey R, Kachhawa G. Successful Outcome in a Rare Case of Large Adrenal Myelolipoma during Pregnancy Complicated by Uterine Inversion. J Preg Child Health. 2016;3:293.
Goyal M, Kriplani A, Kachhawa G, Badiger S. Prediction of preterm labor by a rapid bedside test detecting phosphorylated insulin-like growth factor-binding protein 1 in cervical secretions. International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics. 2016;(134):165-68.
Verma SS, Kulshrestha V, Sharma A, Kumari R, Sharma JB, Kachhawa G, Kriplani A. Emergency peripartum hysterectomy- a life saving procedure. Journal of Paediatrics, Obstetrics & Gynaecology. 2016;7(3):78-9.
Kriplani A, Kulshrestha V, Agarwal N. Good clinical practice recommendations on abnormal uterine bleeding. J Obstetrician and Gynecologist India. 2017;67(2):S I-XI.
Agarwal N, Kulshrestha V, Kriplani A, Bhatla N. Local ultrasound guided intraembryonic KCl instillation with systemic methotrexate versus methotrexate alone in management of live tubal ectopic pregnancy: a case series. Indian J Obstet Gynaecol. 2017;1(5):13-8.
Agarwal N, Kulshrestha V, Kriplani A, Kachhawa G. Comparison of Hysterosalpingography with Laparoscopic-Hysteroscopic Findings in Predicting Genital Tract Tuberculosis in Infertile Patients. J Minimally Invasive Gynecol. 2016;23 (7): S102.
Kachhawa G, Kriplani A. Management of Reproductive Tract Anomalies. The Journal of Obstetrician and Gynecologist of India. 2017:67(3):162-7.
Goel T, Mahey R, Bhatla N, Kalaivani M, Pant S, Kriplani A. Pregnancy after endometrial scratching in infertile couples undergoing ovulation induction and intrauterine insemination cycles – a randomized controlled trial. J Assist Reprod Genet. 2017:34(8):1051-58.
Kriplani A, Mahey R, Kachhawa G, Karthik S, Kriplani I. Laparoscopic peritoneal vaginoplasty in Mayer Rokitansky Kuster Hauser Syndrome – An Experience at Tertiary Care Centre. J Minim Invasive Gynecol. 2017;24:S 163.
Kriplani A, Mahey R, Kachhawa G, Gupta M, Kriplani I. Successful Management of Live Caesarean Scar Ectopic Pregnancies with Ultrasound Guided Local Potassium Chloride and Systemic Methotrexate. J Minim Invasive Gynecol. 2017;24:S 180.
Kriplani A, Goyal M, Kachhawa G, Mahey R, Kulshrestha V. Etiology and management of primary amenorrhoea: A study of 102 cases at tertiary centre. Taiwan J Obstet Gynecol. 2017;56(6):761-64.
Karthik SDS, Kriplani A, Mahey R, Kachhawa G. Successful Reproductive Outcome After Laparoscopic Strassmann’s Metroplasty. J Hum Reprod Sci. 2017;10(3):231-34.
Vogel JP, Oladapo OT, Pileggi-Castro C, Adejuyigbe EA, Althabe F, Ariff S, Ayede AI, Baqui AH, Costello A, Chikamata DM, Crowther C, Fawole B, Gibbons L, Jobe AH, Kapasa ML, Kinuthia J, Kriplani A, Kuti O, Neilson J, Patterson J, Piaggio G, Qureshi R, Qureshi Z, Sankar MJ, Stringer JSA, Temmerman M, Yunis K, Bahl R, Metin Gülmezoglu A. Antenatal corticosteroids for women at risk of imminent preterm birth in low-resource countries: the case for equipoise and the need for efficacy trials. BMJ Glob Health. 2017;2(3):30.
Sharma JB, Kriplani A, Gupta M, Seenu V. Successful maternal and perinatal outcomes in a term pregnancy with giant abdominopelvic leiomyomatosis. BMJ Case Rep. 2017;24.
Sehgal R, Kriplani A, Vanamail P, Kumar A, Maiti L, Kandpal S, Kumar N, Chandhiok N, L Jindal V, Mittal S. Impact of Pre-pregnancy body mass index, Anaemia and Gestational weight gain on Neonatal Outcomes. Indian Obstetrics & Gynaecology. 2017;7(4):11-20.
Kriplani A, Mahey R, Gupta M, Ray M.D., Bansal V.K. Complications of Laparoscopic Morcellation: Two Cases and a Review of the Literature. J of Gynecologic Surgery. 2017. (e-published)
Gupta M, Kriplani A, Mahey R, Kriplani I. Successful management of caesarean scar live ectopic pregnancies with local KCL and systemic methotrexate. BMJ Case Rep. 2017. (e-published)
Yadav V, Sharma JB, Mishra S, Kriplani A, Bhatla N, Kachhawa G, Kumari R, Karthik, Kriplani I. Maternal and fetal outcome in operated vs non-operated cases of congenital heart disease cases in pregnancy. Indian Heart J. 2018;70(1):82-86.
Yadav V, Sharma JB, Kachhawa G, Kriplani A, Mishra S, Kriplani I. Successful pregnancy outcome in Eisenmenger’s syndrome during pregnancy. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2018;223:146-147.
Kumari R, Dalal V, Kachhawa G, Sahoo I, Khadgawat R, Mahey R, Kulshrestha V, Vanamail P, Sharma JB, Bhatla N, Kriplani A. Maternal and Perinatal Outcome in Gestational Diabetes Mellitus in a Tertiary Care Hospital in Delhi. Indian J Endocrinol Metab. 2018;22(1):116-120.
Garg P, Jaryal AK, Kachhawa G, Deepak KK, Kriplani A. Estimation of asymmetric dimethylarginine (ADMA), placental growth factor (PLGF) and pentraxin 3 (PTX 3) in women with preeclampsia. Pregnancy Hypertens. 2018;10.S2210-7789(17)30492-0.
Bhatla N, Nene BM, Joshi S, Esmy PO, Poli URR, Joshi G, Verma Y, Zomawia E, Pimple S, Prabhu PR, Basu P, Muwonge R, Hingmire S, Sauvaget C, Lucas E, Pawlita M, Gheit T, Jayant K, Malvi SG, Siddiqi M, Michel A, Butt J, Sankaran S, Kannan TPRA, Varghese R, Divate U, Willhauck-Fleckenstein M, Waterboer T, Müller M, Sehr P, Kriplani A, Mishra G, Jadhav R, Thorat R, Tommasino M, Pillai MR, Sankaranarayanan R; Indian HPV vaccine study group. Are two doses of human papillomavirus vaccine sufficient for girls aged 15-18 years? Results from a cohort study in India. Papillomavirus Res. 2018;5:163-171.
Makwana T, Takkar B, Venkatesh P, Sharma JB, Gupta Y, Chawla R, Vohra R, Kriplani A, Tandon N. Prevalence, progression, and outcomes of diabetic retinopathy during pregnancy in Indian scenario. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2018;66(4):541-546.