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Our Team

At Srushti Fertility Centre, we are a team with a singular goal: to help you fulfil your dream of becoming parents. Our distinguished physicians and embryologists have a wealth of experience in reproductive medicine and in the treatment of infertility. Our team is also comprised of specially trained nurses, counsellors and laboratory technicians, and is backed by compassionate administrative staff. Together, we treat the complete gamut of infertility disorders, offer transparent and ethical donor & Surrogacy programmes, and also have a comprehensive women’s clinic.

Dr. Samundi Sankari

Dr. Samundi Sankari


Founder & ChairPerson

Dr. Samundi Sankari was one of the first experts in IVF, and pioneered Green IVF in India. Today, she is renowned in medical circles around the world for her expertise and experience in the speciality of fertility, which spans over 35 years.

The former Professor of Microsurgery & Obstetrics & Gynaecology at the Kilpauk Medical College has had a stellar career. Some of her more notable positions include Reader in Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Head of Infertility & Ultra Sonography Clinic in Government Kasthuribhai Gandhi Hospital, Assistant Professor in Obstetrics & Gynaecology at Madras Medical College, and Assistant Surgeon in the Rural Medical Service. She has been awarded numerous honorary posts, published countless scientific studies, and shared her knowledge at conferences and symposiums around the world. In recognition of her efforts, Orlando’s Association of Tamil Nadu Medical Graduates named Dr. Sankari the “Best Distinguishing Physician”, in 2001.

Dr Sankari is trendsetter in laying IVF protocols for the country by being the Vice President of INSTAR, the nationwide body of ART in India.

Dr. Sankari has not been one to rest on her laurels however. Always giving back to the community, she has strived, tirelessly, to remove the stigma that surrounds infertility through numerous public discussions, radio shows and magazine articles. She has also worked to educate the general public on key issues such as women’s health and infertility, AIDS in women, the advances in obstetrics and gynaecology, the importance of work-life balance and more.




Managing Director

Mr. Preshanthan is the visionary behind brand Srushti. An able leader, he brings technology savvy, novel thinking and compassion to the table, leading by example to make good on the centre’s promise to ‘make every woman’s dream to mother a baby’.

A graduate in Technology, he also completed his post graduation in Business Computing in the UK. Mr. Preshanthan then went on to undertake several projects with the NHS, where he worked to better business development processes and make them more dynamic.

The Srushti Fertility Centre is his brainchild, and he has invested his time and energy to create a sensitive yet state-of-the-art, world-class centre to deal with Infertility. He personally oversees every detail, from specialists, to staff members, to the technology used, and is instrumental in making Srushti a ‘Centre of Excellence’ that offers care to international standards, right here.

Dr. Divya Sivaraman

Dr. Divya Sivaraman


Medical Director & Fertility Consultant

With over 12 years of treating complex fertility conditions to her credit, Dr. Divya Sivaraman has already garnered international repute for her expertise in this challenging speciality.

Dr. Divya Sivaraman graduated in Obstetrics and Gynaecology and subsequently pursued her post graduation and further training in the UK, where she was certified by the Royal College in her chosen speciality as well as Family Planning. Having qualified in reproductive medicine, she also trained in minimal access surgery and high risk obstetrics, with a special interest in sub fertility. She has also finished a fellowship in reproductive medicine from AICOG.

Dr. Divya has attended many courses and presented in conferences on embryology, obgyn and management skills. Serving as Consultant and Director of Medical Services at Srushti, she has a keen interest in clinical governance and is constantly upgrading her skills in the niche area of ART, to better serve her patients. She is also a patient mentor, who spends time training junior medical staff. Work aside, she is interested in research, often engages in various charity undertakings, and is an avid music lover.

Dr. Priya Prabhakar

Dr. Priya Prabhakar



Many roles, one dynamic and vibrant woman at the heart of it all. Dr. Priya Prabhakar is our Chief Executive Officer is responsible for the overall management of Srushti. A doctor herself, her background gives her a unique understanding needed for a specialised centre such as ours. It gives her an edge in her management style, and in turn benefits our patients.

In addition to her crucial role at the Srushti Fertility Centre, Dr. Priya is also Consultant and Director of Tooth Helpline, The Complete Dental Clinic; CDE Convenor of the IDA, Madras Branch; and Associate Professor at the Tagore Dental College and Hospital.

Divya Preshant

Divya Preshant


Executive Director

Divya Preshant, our go-getter Executive Director handles the day-to-day minutiae of the Srushti Fertility Centre. The daughter of experienced business moguls, Divya has learned the art of handling the big and small pictures from her family, right from childhood. Although a graduate of Design at NIFT, her passion lies in hospital management. An integral member of our Srushti family, she handles many major responsibilities pertaining to patient information and care, administration, marketing and staff well being, a role that she excels at with grace and efficiency




Fertility Consultant

Dr. K Sajitha has been a part of the Srushti family from 2005, and offering invaluable expertise and guidance.

Dr. Sajitha completed her undergraduation and post graduation at Sri. Ramachandra Medical College & Research Institute, Chennai. She has also trained in Laproscopic, Hysteroscopic and fertility enhancing surgery. Her intense passion for her chosen career, combined with her focus on academics earned her many awards and medals, a university rank, and the title of ‘Best Out-going student’.

Aside from her experience in fertility issues and her expertise in related surgery, Dr. Sajitha is beloved by patients for her compassion and positive approach.

Dr. Florence Vijay

Dr. Florence Vijay



Dr. Florence Vijay has over 17 years of experience under her belt, 10 of which have been with Srushti. She also has thriving practices at the Cherub Fertility Clinic in Rajakilpakkam; Cherub Fertility Clinic, Gowrivakkam; and the Apollo Family Clinic in Rajakilpakkam – a true testament to her expertise, her passion for her work and excellent rapport with her patients.

A member of the of Indian Medical Association (IMA), Dr. Florence completed her degree in medicine (MBBS) from PSG Institute of Medical Sciences & Research, and then went on to specialise with a DNB (Obstetrics and Gynaecology) from VHS, Chennai. Her particular areas of interest include gynaecological problems, quad screen, delivery, tubectomy/tubal ligation and Adiana system.

Dr. Chengalvarayan

Dr. Chengalvarayan


Dr. Chengalvarayan is one of our senior Urologists and a very important member of our team at the Srushti Fertility Centre. All problems of the urinary tract and male reproductive organs fall under his purview. This includes minimally invasive procedures for a variety of urologic problems that could be hampering fertility, as well as retrieval of sperm for various ART procedures and fertility preservation.

Dr. Chengalvarayan is a very down to earth person with the gift of being able to put his patients at ease instantly, a necessary skill in his speciality.

Dr. Anbu Gautham

Dr. Anbu Gautham

Consultant Gynecologist

Dr. Anbu Gautham has been associated with the Srushti Fertility Centre since 1997, and is a much respected member of our team. She is also the Managing Director of the Medcorridor Health Group, a fast growing chain of corporate & residential clinics and hospitals.

Soft spoken and beloved by her patients, Dr. Anbu Gautham is a protégée of our Founder, Dr. Samundi Sankari, and has worked alongside her since 1997. In addition to her skill and expertise in gynaecological and fertility issues, she is also passionate about promoting wellness across all strata of society. She pursues this passion along with her husband, to set up clinics and medical facilities in residential townships.