When conservative therapies fail to correct
your symptoms, USF Urogynecologic surgeons can perform many types of surgeries
to successfully treat your pelvic floor complaints. Some of the most common surgical options are
listed below. For a more complete and detailed
list, talk to your doctor.
For pelvic organ prolapse (Cystocele, rectocele, enterocele, “dropped bladder”), our surgeons may offer:
Minimally invasive vaginal vault suspensions, including:
Da Vinci(tm) Robotic sacrocolpopexy with/without hysterectomy.
Da Vinci (tm) Robotic uterosacral suspension with/without hysterectomy.
Laparoscopic uterosacral suspension with/without hysterectomy.
Laparoscopic sacrocolpopexy with/without hysterectomy.
Vaginally performed procedures, including:
Anterior repair, without or with mesh augmentation.
Sacrospinous Ligament Fixation
Uterosacral ligament suspension
we routinely do our procedures using a minimally invasive approach, there are
times that patients do require open abdominal procedure, including:
For women with bothersome overactive bladder symptoms or urgency
urinary incontinence that does not respond to medications and behavioral
therapies, we offer:
Sacral neuromodulation (INTERSTIM).
Intradetruson botox injection
Percutaneous tibial nerve modulation (PTNM)
For women with “stress type” urinary incontinence, we offer:
Retropubic (TVT) and transobturator (TOT) midurethral slings
Autologous Slings (made from your own tissues)
For women with fistulas, we offer:
Da Vinci™ Robotic vesicovaginal fistula repair
Transvaginal rectovaginal fistula repair.
For women with accidental bowel leakage or Fecal
Incontinence, we offer:
Sacral neuromodulation (INTERSTIM)
Vaginal wall reconstruction