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The Brody School of Medicine
Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology




 


UROGYNECOLOGY & RECONSTRUCTIVE PELVIC SURGERY

The Division of General Obstetrics and Gynecology includes a section of Urogynecology and  Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, which offers surgical as well as non-surgical treatment of genital prolapse and urinary incontinence.

Evaluation and management of female urinary incontinence is an integral part of the pelvic reconstructive clinic in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  State of the art urodynamic testing is available including complex cytometrics, uroflow studies, urethral pressure profilometry, EMG and voiding analysis.  Medical and surgical treatment is based on both the clinical and urodynamic evaluation.  Surgical techniques for stress urinary incontinence include both transvaginal and transabdominal approaches.  The latest transvaginal tape suspension procedures are utilized.