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Prolapse and Sex: Yes You Can

December 12, 2016 | Mary South

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I don’t want to brush aside the feelings of vulnerability or embarrassment women with prolapse might have while undressing during intimate moments. Certainly, prolapse has an impact on body image and may make a woman feel less sexy or less …


To Mesh or Not To Mesh Part 1: Mesh and Prolapse

November 7, 2016 | Dr. Janelle Morgan Evans, MS, MD, FACOG

Understanding Mesh
There is a common misperception since the fallout from the 2011 FDA warnings regarding polypropylene mesh products – that all mesh is very risky and can cause serious harm to a large percentage of patients. This change in …


What is Pelvic Organ Prolapse?

September 26, 2016 | Dr. Ray Bologna

The dictionary definition of prolapse is “to slip forward or down,” but pelvic organ prolapse is a broad term that is used to describe a variety of prolapse conditions:

  • Cystocele (bladder/anterior vaginal wall)
  • Enterocele (top of the vagina)
  • Uterine/vaginal (apical

Treatment Options for Prolapse

June 3, 2016 | Mary South

Dr. Mary South discusses how surgery is not always required to treat prolapse and the other options that are available. …


Correcting Prolapse: An Overview

May 25, 2016 | Dr. Ray Bologna

There are several options for correcting prolapse, both abdominal (laparoscopic) and vaginal, depending on the type of prolapse and the individual. Both abdominal and vaginal approaches have had excellent outcomes, and in many cases, are used in combination to ensure …


Prolapse: An Overview Video

December 15, 2015 | Dr. Ray Bologna

What is prolapse is and how do you know if you have it? This video addresses the types, causes, and treatment options for prolapse. …


The Truth About Mesh

October 16, 2015 | Dr. Ray Bologna

Dr. Ray Bologna explains how complications from mesh procedures are caused and how physicians are mitigating the risks and problems with a mesh surgery.…