As the first qualified URO-Andrologist in India, Dr. Vasan pioneered the concept of comprehensive andrological diagnosis and developed testing protocols and treatment for infertility, with special focus on male infertility. The first Andrology center in India was established by Dr. Vasan in 1998, making advanced andrological diagnosis and treatment avialbe to the Indian population. Dr. Vasan has published professional articles, books and has conducted numerous training workshops in India and abroad focusing on male infertility. In addition, he holds several innovative patents relating to male infertility, notably in sperm separation and indigenous flowcytometric DNA fragmentation techniques. Dr. Vasan is the Chairman of Manipal Fertility, President-Elect of the South Asian Society for Sexual Medicine (SASSM) and has recently been appointed Secretary General of the Asian Society for Female Urology.
posts by Dr. Vasan, SS Uro-Andrologist
I have been married for 5 years and we have been trying to conceive for more than 3 years without success. I was told by my doctor that my semen showed poor motility and count. He suspects I have a varicocele. What is a Varicocele? The scrotum, is the skin sac that holds the testicles […]Read More
Trying to get pregnant should be fun and easy. For some this is not the case as 12-14% of couples globally struggle with fertility. Read some interesting insights about conception from Dr. S S Vasan, India’s leading Uro-Andrologist. What needs to be in place for ‘normal’ conception? Biological: You both must be fertile and in […]Read More
Infertility is a condition that affects about 1 in 10 couples worldwide and nearly 27.5 million couples in India—a number that seems too large to be true, simply because it is not talked about freely. Misconceptions about infertility run deep—from people close to the individual to society at large, people widely hold opinions about infertility […]Read More