Medical conditions Urogynecologist treats
More or less one in three women experiences one of the conditions including urinary incontinence, fecal incontinence and pelvic floor disorders. pelvic organ prolapse.
Pelvic organ prolapse.
The pelvic floor is the system of ligaments, muscles, and tissues. It supports the uterus, urethra, small bowel, bladder and vagina and rectum in the pelvic area. Declining support for those organs may lead to prolapsed, e.g. Pelvic organ prolapse.
When one or more of a woman’s organs in the pelvic area prolapses from its natural position to push against the vagina’s walls, the condition called Pelvic organ prolapse. In this condition tissue may protrude from the vagina as the prolapse increases.
Is pelvic organ prolapse preventable?
Many women feel fullness in the vagina with pelvic organ prolapsed. Vaginal delivery is a risk factor for prolapse and our years of practice helped us to looks further for different aspects of the process of vaginal delivery. We also look the process can be modified to decrease the future risk of pelvic organ prolapse and other pelvic floor disorders.
We have adopted an ample approach to pelvic floor disorders that includes surgical as well as nonsurgical treatments for urinary incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse, and other bladder disorders.