Dr Logie Govender

Dr Logie Govender


Dr Logie Govender



 +27 (0)31 260 4390




Medical School 

Research Interests

Fetal Medicine 


HOD- O&G LUWMH , Empangeni. Subspecialist  – Maternal & Fetal Medicine. Board Member NRMSM. Council Member COG – CMSA. PhD candidate at UKZN.


Honorary Staff member 

List of Publications

1. Govender L, Popis M, Moodley J. Laparoscopic tubal sterilization under local

anaesthaesia in patients with cardiac disease. Obstet & Gynae Forum. 1996; 6(1): 29-35

2. Govender L, Hoosen AA, Moodley J, Moodley P, Sturm AW. Bacterial vaginosis and

associated infections in pregnancy. Int J Obstet. 1996 Oct; 55(1):23-27

3. Jolly M, Taylor M, Rose G, Govender L, Fisk NM. Interstitial laser: a new surgical

technique for twin reversed arterial perfusion sequence in early pregnancy. BJOG 2001

Oct; 108(10): 1098-102.

4. Taylor MJ, Govender L, Jolly M, Wee L, Fisk MN. Validation of the Quintero staging

system for twin-twin transfusion syndrome. Obstet Gynecol. 2002 Dec; 100(6): 1257-65.

5. Govender L. The role of ultrasonography in Gynaecology: in Handbook of Obstetrics and

Gynaecology. Oxford. Southern Africa, 2002. Editors: Z van der Spuy, J Anthony.

6. Govender L, Moodley J. Prevention and management of RhD alloimmunisation in

pregnancy Obstet Gynae forum – Sept 2005;15(3):27-30

7. Govender L, Panday S, Moodley J. Prenatal diagnosis of congenital hepatic. haemangioma.

J Obstet Gynae 2006 Jan 26(1): 69-70

8. Govender L, Moodley J. Soft- tissue tumour of the fetal thigh. SAMJ. Mar 2006; 96(3):

9. Govender L. Intraamniotic bandlike structures. Obstet Gynae forum. Aug 2008; 18(3):


10. Govender L, Moodley J. Spontaneous complete chorioamniotic separation. Obstet Gynae

forum. Aug 2010

11. Govender L. Respiratory disease in pregnancy. In: Obstetrics in Southern Africa. Van

Schaik Publishers, 3rd Ed; 2010. Editors: HS Cronje, Cilliers F

12. Blakeney J, Govender L, Kambaran SR Birth asphyxia and perinatal outcome in a low

resourced setting in northern KZN. Obstets & Gynaecol Forum. 2011; 21(3):22-23.

13. Govender L, Moodley J. Late termination of pregnancy by intracardiac potassium chloride

injection: 5 years’ experience at a tertiary referral centre. SAMJ. Jan 2013; 103(1):47-51

14. Ndjapa-Ndamkou C, Govender L, Moodley J. Views and attitudes of pregnant women regarding late termination of pregnancy for severe fetal abnormalities at a tertiary hospital in KZN. SAJOG May 2013;19(2):49-52