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Pelvic Health

Pelvic Health

Advanced Treatments for Pelvic Floor Disorders

From shifts in hormones, to child-bearing, to illness, and simply, to time, you and your body have beenour through a lot. Our pelvic floor team, comprised of urogynecologists, urologists, gynecologists, colorectal specialists, and pelvic floor therapists, uses advanced technology and treatment methods specifically for disorders affecting the pelvic region.

Our specialists utilize a comprehensive multidisciplinary approach to whole-patient care that includes skilled nurses, physicians, and therapists – all with one goal in mind: to get you back to the life you wish to lead. Many pelvic floor disorders, such as incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse, were often considered to be ailments that would remain with you for life, but advances in technology have opened the door to newer options to help eliminate these issues. We are here to help.

Several of the pelvic floor disorders we treat include:

  • Chronic or Functional Constipation
  • Dyspareunia - pain with intercourse
  • Endometriosis
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Fecal Incontinence
  • Fecal Urgency
  • Interstitial Cystitis - chronic pelvic pain
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Pelvic Organ Prolapse
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Per Prostatectomy
  • Post-partum Disorders
  • Post Prostatectomy
  • Post-surgical Soft Tissue Pain
  • Rectal Prolapse
  • SI Joint Dysfunction
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Retention
  • Urinary Urgency
  • Vaginismus - pelvic floor spasms

Pelvic floor disorders are not just for older women. In fact, you may be surprised to hear that many pelvic health issues also apply to men. People of all ages and backgrounds now have the resources available to them at Florida Hospital Tampa to control and improve their pelvic health.

Video Urodynamics

With the addition of video urodynamics at Florida Hospital Tampa, our specialists now have access to state-of-the-art equipment that provides improved diagnostic accuracy using real-time imagery. This test is performed by a board-certified urologist who reviews the results and determines the most effective treatment plan. This advanced technology allows our specialists to diagnose and treat urinary tract disorders that basic urodynamic testing would not be able to detect.

Pelvic Floor Physical Therapy

Pelvic floor disorders are often a result of weakening or misuse of the muscles that control our pelvic organs. The good news is that pelvic floor therapy can retrain these muscles and help restore normal function without surgery or other invasive treatments. Our Pelvic Floor Specialist is specially trained to treat urinary, bowel, and sexual dysfunctions, and use exercises to help alleviate pelvic pain and surgical scar tissue in the pelvic region.

Minimally Invasive Surgical Options

We want what is best for our patients. Our physicians are experts in their specialty and use minimally invasive and robotic surgical techniques to restore your pelvic health. These advanced techniques allow for greater precision to the surgeon, and for you, this means smaller incisions, less pain, minimal scarring, and a faster recovery.

Start the Conversation

We make it easy to connect with our team of specialists. Our Pelvic Health Nurse Navigator is available to answer your questions and will be your greatest resource for pelvic health. She can help you find the right specialist.

Call: (813) 278-6467
3100 East Fletcher Avenue | Tampa, FL 33613
FHTampa.org