Watch Discover Remarkable: At the Heart of Medicine - Urogynecology for Incontinence and Pelvic Prolapse
Original air date: Wednesday, April 24, 2013 at 8 p.m.
Thousands of women battle embarrassing incontinence every day - an issue no one has to live with. Join us as we showcase the stories of two active, local patients who are laughing and living again thanks to robotic surgeon Dr. Paul Makela, and the expert surgery team at St. Mary Mercy Hospital Livonia.
At Michigan Gynecology and Urogynecology we offer comprehensive, sensitive care to help women of all ages optimize and maintain pelvic wellness. Our specialized team helps women achieve proper function of the many systems in their bodies that impact pelvic health.
Our experienced urogynecologist, gynecologist and clinical team employ a compassionate and professional approach to diagnose and treat problems related to the:
- Female pelvic organs
- Pelvic floor, including the muscles and connective tissue that support the:
Dealing with pelvic disorders can be uncomfortable and confusing. Our team employs a wide range of approaches to help patients with these sometimes life-limiting conditions, as we strive to facilitate communication, maintain dignity and ensure wellness.
We provide a variety of treatments and procedures for many different types of pelvic issues:
- Urinary Incontinence
- Urinary Frequency and Urgency
- Pelvic Organ Prolapse
- Uterine Prolapse
- Vaginal Vault Prolapse
- Perineal Prolapse
- Uterine Fibroids
- Fecal Incontinence
- Pelvic Pain