is both inconvenient and embarrassing. You want to
enjoy exercising and performing daily activities without worrying
about urine leakage.
Western Branch Center for Women in Chesapeake, VA, we're
here to help you manage your medical condition. We work exclusively
with women, offering compassionate care and state-of-the-art medical
of Stress Incontinence
incontinence occurs due to a weakening of the tissues
and muscles that support the bladder. Many women experience stress
incontinence after childbirth. These women notice urine leakage when
they perform actions such as exercising, standing up, sneezing,
coughing, or laughing.
We Treat Stress Incontinence
women fear that they'll have to deal with stress incontinence for a
lifetime. At Western Branch Center for Women near Portsmouth,
VA, we offer help and hope.
you arrive for your appointment, we may perform tests to determine
your bladder function. Dr. Alnaif may recommend any of the following
exercises to strengthen your muscles
changes such as quitting drinking alcohol and caffeine and quitting
the problem is more severe, Dr. Alnaif may recommend using a urinary
device to prevent leakage. She may also recommend surgery that
supports the muscle and tissue, such as:
doctor creates a “sling” from tissue to support the urethra
Retropubic colposuspension. Your
doctor uses incision or laparoscopy to lift and support the tissue
bulking agents. Your
doctor injects bulking agents into the tissue
treatments lessen the symptoms of stress incontinence.
Western Branch Center for Women in Chesapeake, VA, we offer the
treatments you need in a compassionate environment. Obstetrician and
gynecologist Dr. Bunan Alnaif started the clinic in 2000 and since
then has helped hundreds of women in the area.
today for an appointment at (757) 484-7200