Our UCLA physicians are pioneers in the field of Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery. We offer our patients a combination of our extensive experience, commitment to patient care and the most advanced techniques of simple and complex pelvic reconstruction. Our doctors are board-certified and highly skilled with the development of innovative procedural techniques in the treatment of our patients with pelvic floor disorders.
Many patients with female urologic and pelvic floor disorders may delay seeking medical treatment, as they may feel embarrassed and uncomfortable in discussing their condition. Dealing with sensitive issues, we strive to deliver quality care in a caring and compassionate manner, with the ultimate goal to improve our patients’ quality of life. Our UCLA faculty is skilled at treating pelvic related disorders. In addition, our center has unique expertise in complications of vaginal surgery, interstitial cystitis, and minimally invasive approaches to advanced pelvic organ prolapse.
Faculty members Drs. Victor Nitti, Shlomo Raz, Ja-Hong Kim and Chad Baxter are highly skilled pelvic surgeons. Dr. Victor Nitti, Chief of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery (FPMRS) and Fellowship Director for that ACGME accredited program, is an authority in urodynamic techniques, medical and surgical therapies for urinary incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse, female pelvic reconstructive surgery and voiding dysfunction. Dr. Shlomo Raz is world renowned for the development of techniques in the field of female urology. Dr. Ja-Hong Kim is highly skilled in robotic surgery and performs the abdominal sacral colpopexy for the treatment of advanced prolapse. Dr. Chad Baxter specializes in female voiding dysfunction, urinary incontinence and genitourinary and pelvic floor reconstruction. All of our urology pelvic medicine and reconstruction specialists are part of the Center for Women's Pelvic Health at UCLA.