As women age, will we all experience issues or conditions where we will need to see an urogynecologist?
Not necessarily. Not all women experience symptoms requiring attention from an urogynecologist. However, when you have questions or concerns, you should always ask your general gynecologist during your annual visit.
What is the No. 1 condition woman suffer with that you wish you could tell them there are options?
Urinary incontinence is a condition, which affects women, and most suffer from in silence because they feel these symptoms come with age. There are medical and surgical treatments available for the management and treatment of urinary incontinence.
What treatment options does a woman have with prolapse?
There are a few treatment options available to women with pelvic organ prolapse. They include: conservative management, pelvic floor physical therapy, pessary and surgical management.