Urogynecology Expertise

Get expert care for uncomfortable or painful symptoms caused by pelvic floor disorders (also called pelvic floor dysfunction). At UCLA Health, our doctors have pioneered the fields of pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery to treat women dealing with regular bladder leaks and pelvic pain. 

Women travel far and wide for our team’s experience and the latest pelvic reconstruction advances. Are you ready for relief? We’re here to focus on you. 

Ready to learn more? Take the first step to become a patient.

UCLA Health’s Urogynecology Care: Why Choose Us?

At UCLA’s Center for Women’s Pelvic Health, our urologists and urogynecologists specialize in female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery. Patients benefit from our:

Highly trained experts: All of our doctors are board-certified in urology or obstetrics and gynecology. Each one also has a second board certification in female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery, which offers extra expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of pelvic floor disorders in women.

Broad range of treatment options: We offer several nonsurgical and surgical treatment options, including pelvic floor physical therapy, medications and nerve stimulation. We will work with you until we find a solution that offers you meaningful symptom relief.

Care for complex cases: Our doctors helped develop innovative techniques to treat women with pelvic floor disorders and are skilled in minimally invasive approaches to advanced pelvic organ prolapse. Our specialists have extensive experience performing intricate surgeries, such as complex vaginal reconstructive surgery, to treat patients with challenging needs.

Multidisciplinary team: Gynecology and urology sub-specialties are closely connected. UCLA Health’s program combines both areas of expertise for your benefit. Our world-class urology and gynecology doctors work together on your care, ensuring we address every aspect of a pelvic floor problem.

Compassionate approach: Pelvic disorders can be a sensitive topic to bring up with your doctor. At UCLA, we strive to meet your needs in a caring and compassionate manner. Pelvic health disorders affect women in different ways, and we tailor your care to the treatment goals and results that matter most to you.

Online second opinions: With secure video-conferencing technology, you can speak with one of our urogynecology experts without leaving home. A second opinion consultation may help you decide whether traveling to UCLA Health for treatment is best for you.

Our Urogynecology Specialties

Our doctors are highly trained in the latest treatments to manage the full spectrum of pelvic floor disorders that can affect women, including:

  • Fistulas
  • Interstitial cystitis, also called painful bladder syndrome
  • Overactive bladder
  • Pelvic organ prolapse
  • Urinary incontinence

Common medical records needed for review

(Please note, additional records may be requested depending on diagnosis)

  • Medical Reports detailing diagnosis and any related medical/surgical treatment received
  • Medications with dosage and instructions
  • Imaging and reports (MRI, CT, Ultrasound, etc)

How to get your records & scans to us:

  • Our Patient Navigation team will provide you with secure links to upload any medical reports/imaging.
  • Please note: If you have access to “Mychart” app, your outside hospital records may be able to link with UCLA. Please go to Mychart app, and link your local hospital with UCLA so we can share records. Medical records can be viewed, but not MRI/CT scans.