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Paul R. Makela, MD

Dr. Makela is the Director of Gynecological Robotic Surgery at St. Mary Mercy Hospital. He completed his undergraduate, medical degrees and residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Wayne State University. He was an Attending Physician and Assistant Professor in the Division of Gynecologic Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Wayne State University School of Medicine for over seven years prior to establishing a private practice.

Dr. Makela specializes in the non-surgical and surgical treatment of:

  • Urinary incontinence
  • Overactive bladder
  • Fecal incontinence

Dr. Makela specializes in minimally invasive urogynecologic and gynecologic surgery and the Davinci robotic operating system including:

  • Hysterectomy
  • Pelvic prolapse repair
  • Uterine prolapse
    • Cystocele
    • Rectocele
    • Enterocele
    • Sacral colpopexy
  • Urinary incontinence
  • Myomectomy
  • Operative laparoscopy
  • Operative hysteroscopy