Urogynecology and Incontinence
Helping You Take Control
Pelvic floor disorders can make you may feel like you’ve lost control. We can help you regain it.
Pelvic floor disorders are a group of conditions that affect the pelvic floor. The pelvic floor includes the muscles, ligaments and connective tissue in the lowest part of the pelvis. It supports your organs, including the bowel, bladder, uterus, vagina, and rectum. The pelvic floor prevents these organs from falling down or out of your body. It also helps the organs function properly.
Millions of Americans dismiss pelvic floor and urinary problems as “part of the aging process,” which could not be further from the truth. Pelvic floor disorders are painful and uncomfortable, and difficult to talk about.
One in three women suffers from pelvic floor disorders. While these problems can have a huge impact on a woman’s ability to go about her daily life, many women suffer with these problems for years before seeking help. The good news is that while these problems are common, they need not put your life on hold.
The Urogynecology program at Southern Ocean Medical Center diagnoses treats and educates women experiencing Pelvic Floor Dysfunction and Urinary Incontinence. Our expert physicians, nurses and physical therapists are available to explain the symptoms you are experiencing. They also provide support and offer you the most comprehensive and advanced diagnostic and treatment options.
Our multidisciplinary approach provides each patient coordinated and timely care in one comprehensive center. In every case, our physicians rely on their specialized training as well as their experience to select the therapies that are right for their individual patients. Patients frequently report that our physicians are exceptionally supportive and accessible throughout the course of their treatment.
Leading the way with innovative therapies
New medications, procedures and devices for treating pelvic floor dysfunction and urinary incontinence are continually being tested and approved. Our team is at the forefront and adopting these breakthroughs as they become available.
Our multidisciplinary approach allows our patients to be seen by multiple specialists to create and determine a unique patient plan.
Our program combines the expertise of:
- Colorectal Surgeons
- Physical Therapists
Meet our Doctor
Board Certified: Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery & Obstetrics and Gynecology
Medical School: New York Medical College
Residency: Lenox Hill Hospital New York, NY, Obstetrics and Gynecology
Fellowship: Long Beach Memorial Hospital, Long Beach, CA, Urogynecology
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