North Atlanta Ob/Gyn
North Atlanta Ob/Gyn Board Certified Obstetrics, Gynecologists, Urogynecologist, and Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapists located in Atlanta / Sandy Springs / Northside, GA, Alpharetta / Avalon, GA, and Marietta / East Cobb, GA
Urinary and prolapse problems are common among women and can lead to embarrassing or debilitating symptoms. At North Atlanta Ob/Gyn in Alpharetta, Marietta, and Atlanta, Georgia, the expert fellowship-trained, board-certified urogynecology team treat issues related to pelvic floor problems in women. At the first sign of new or unusual urinary or vaginal symptoms, schedule an appointment with North Atlanta Ob/Gyn by phone or online.
Urogynecologist Q & A
What is a urogynecologist?
The urogynecologists at North Atlanta Ob/Gyn are board-certified, fellowship-trained professionals who treat pelvic floor disorders in women. They have expertise in evaluating, diagnosing, and treating conditions of the female reproductive and urinary tract.
Which conditions do urogynecologists treat?
The expert urogynecologist team at North Atlanta Ob/Gyn can diagnose and treat the following conditions in women:
- Reproductive tract anomalies
- Overactive bladder
- Fecal incontinence
- Urinary incontinence
- Uterine prolapse
- Post-hysterectomy prolapse
- Pelvic organ prolapse
- Vaginal fistulas
- Urinary tract infections (UTIs)
They can also help you manage problems associated with previous prolapse or incontinence surgery to reduce your risk of serious complications.
What are the symptoms of urogynecology problems?
You can benefit from care by urogynecologists at North Atlanta Ob/Gyn if you experience the following signs or symptoms:
- Heaviness, pulling, or fullness in your vagina
- A bulge protruding from your vagina
- Aching during bowel movements
- Difficulty emptying your bladder completely
- Problems urinating
- An urgent or frequent need to urinate
- Frequent UTIs
- Leaking urine at inopportune times
These symptoms might embarrass you or indicate a serious problem requiring immediate medical treatment. See the experts at North Atlanta Ob/Gyn at the first sign of new or unusual symptoms associated with pelvic floor problems.
What should I expect during my appointment?
During an appointment at North Atlanta Ob/Gyn, your provider checks your vital signs and reviews your symptoms and medical history. They complete a physical examination, including a pelvic exam, and often recommend you undergo urodynamics testing. These tests evaluate bladder function, including your bladder’s ability to empty or store urine and contract properly.
After your urogynecologist reviews the results from diagnostic testing, they discuss treatment options with you, including:
- Making lifestyle changes
- Pelvic floor exercises
- Taking medications
- Laser treatments
- Minor surgical procedures
Your provider personalizes each treatment to best match the severity of your condition, lifestyle, and preferences to give you the best outcome and optimize your quality of life.
Don’t live with uncomfortable or embarrassing urinary or gynecological problems when help is within reach. Schedule an appointment with the expert board-certified urogynecologists at North Atlanta Ob/Gyn over the phone or online today.