Urogynecology

About Urogynecology

The field of Urogynecology is a subspecialty within Obstetrics and Gynecology and is dedicated to the study and treatment of pelvic floor disorders in women, in all the various ways that it can present itself.

Urinary Incontinence

Urinary incontinence, also known as involuntary urination, is any leakage of urine. It is a common and distressing problem, which may have a large impact on quality of life. Urinary incontinence is often a result of an underlying medical condition. Read More

Pelvis Organ Prolapse

Pelvic floor conditions are more common than hypertension, depression, or diabetes. One in three adult women have hypertension; one in twenty adult women have depression; one in ten adult women have diabetes; and more than one in two adult women suffer from pelvic floor dysfunction. Read More

The key factors affecting the success of Urogynecology Surgery

The key factors affecting the success of Urogynecology Surgery include both the physician and the patient. Read More>

• Pre Operative Care Instructions for Urogynecology

• Post-Operative Care Instructions for Urogynecology Surgery

Urogynecology Procedures

Urogynecology involves the diagnosis and treatment of urinary incontinence and female Pelvic Relaxation or Pelvic Organ Prolapse.

1) TVT-O Technique

2) MiniArc Technique

3) Anterior Posterior Vaginal Repair 

4) Anterior Posterior Vaginal Repair with Mesh

Tension Free Vaginal Tape Obturator (TVT-O)

The TVT-O (Tension Free Vaginal Tape Obturator) is the newest and safest technique or surgical procedure for the treatment of Urinary Stress Incontinence. It is an innovative, minimally invasive procedure with more than 95% success rate in treating Stress Urinary Incontinence.

Many women around the world are affected with Urinary Incontinence. Coughing, sneezing, laughing, exercise or heavy lifting is often accompanied by involuntary leakage of urine (Urinary Stress Incontinence). Read More>

• The Pre Operative Processes on the day of the Surgery 

The cost of TVT-O (Tension Free Vaginal Tape Obturator)

Risks and Complications of the TVT-O (Tension Free Vaginal Tape Obturator)

MiniArc Sling for Stress Urinary incontinence

The MiniArc Sling is the newest and safest trend in surgery for Stress Urinary Incontinence. MiniArc Sling is an innovative, minimally invasive procedure with an 85%- 90% success rate in treating Stress Urinary Incontinence.

Female urinary stress incontinence is the involuntary release of urine during any physical activity that puts pressure on your bladder. It’s not the same as general incontinence. This potentially embarrassing condition only happens when the bladder is under immediate physical stress. Read More

• Post-Operative Care Instructions for MiniArc Sling

• Risks and Complications of the MiniArc Sling

 

Anterior Posterior Vaginal Repair

Anterior Posterior Vaginal Repair is a surgery for the loss of optimal structural integrity of the anterior and the posterior walls of the vagina, resulting in different organs around the vaginal walls pushing and forming a bulge into the vagina or the vaginal opening. Read More>

• Risk, Side Effect and Complication of A-P Vaginal Repair

• Post-Operative Care Instructions for A-P Vaginal Repair

The cost of the surgery will include; professional fees for the anesthesiologist and the surgeon, all the instruments, medicines used during the surgery, and the home medications as well.

Anterior Posterior Vaginal Repair with Mesh

The Anterior Posterior Vaginal Repair with Mesh is the surgery using the mesh and other synthetic materials to support the vaginal wall, and to recreate the strength of the tissue protruding into the anterior and posterior vaginal wall as well as to revive the prolapse of the bladder and rectum. Read More>

• Post-Operative Care Instructions for Anterior Posterior Vaginal Repair with Mesh

• Risks and Complications of the Anterior Posterior Vaginal Repair with Mesh

If you decide to have a consultation with Dr. Vitasna, please call or e-mail a member of staff to make an appointment date for the surgery.