Urogynecology & Pelvic Health

Urogynecology and Pelvic Health Services at UTMB Health

At the UTMB Health we bring leading specialists together to offer you exceptional quality, complete and comprehensive care, all in a convenient and state-of-the-art facility tailored around your comfort and needs.

We offer a full range of comprehensive evaluation and diagnostic testing, as well as conservative, medical and surgical options to treat many pelvic disorders and successfully improve and restore pelvic health and continence - and the freedom and quality of life that come with them.

Pelvic Health

Comprehensive Evaluation and Diagnostic Testing

Urinary Incontinence
  • Stress urinary incontinence
  • Urge urinary incontinence
  • Overactive bladder
Pelvic Organ Prolapse
  • Uterine prolapse
  • Anterior vaginal wall prolapse (cystocele/bladder prolapse)
  • Apical vaginal prolapse (enterocele/vaginal vault prolapse)
  • Posterior wall prolapse (rectocele)
Fecal Incontinence
  • Post-delivery and post-surgical
Fistulas
  • Vesicovaginal (bladder/vagina)
  • Vesicouterine (bladder/uterus)
  • Vesicocutaneous (bladder/skin)
  • Rectovaginal (rectum/vagina)
  • Urethral reconstruction (fistula/diverticulum)
Congenital Anomalies
  • Vaginal agenesis
  • Imperforate hymen
  • Vaginal septum
Diagnostic Testing
  • Complex urodynamic testing
  • Cystourethroscopy
  • Bladder instillation
  • Endoanal ultrasound
  • Anal manometry

Treatment Options

Conservative Treatments
  • Pelvic floor re-education
  • Biofeedback
  • Urge suppression drill
  • Relaxation techniques
  • Botox injection under local anesthesia for over active bladder
  • Posterior Tibial Nerve Stimulation for over active bladder
Medical Treatment for
  • Overactive bladder syndrome
  • Stress urinary incontinence
  • Fecal incontinence
  • Pessary for prolapse
  • Interstitial cystitis or Painful Bladder Syndrome
  • Chronic prostatitis
  • Neurogenic bladder
Surgical Treatments
  • Vaginal reconstructive surgery
  • Abdominal reconstructive surgery
  • Laparoscopic reconstructive surgery
  • Pubovaginal slings, tension-free midurethral slings
  • Vaginal mesh procedures, if appropriate
  • Anal sphincteroplasty
  • Sacral nerve stimulation(details)
  • Botulinum toxin injection
  • Surgical management of stones
  • Robotic, Laparoscopic, and open surgical treatment of prostate, bladder, kidney and other urinary tract cancers
  • Surgical treatment for erectile dysfunction
  • Repair of urinary tract fistulae
  • Treatment for urinary tract obstruction by the prostate with laser, bipolar, and traditional Transurethral Resection of the prostate
  • Reconstructive surgeries for neurogenic bladder
Robotic-Assisted Surgery (minimally invasive)
Urogynecology & Pelvic Health Locations