Dr. Marta Johnson-Mitchell of Urology Specialists of Oregon is excited to now offer Axonics® Sacral Neuromodulation, an effective solution for treating symptoms of overactive bladder, bowel incontinence, and urinary retention.
Women who expect to leave all the pregnancy aches and pains behind them after childbirth soon find that postpartum symptoms can be almost just as bad.
Those with urinary incontinence shouldn’t let that stop them from enjoying life and the activities they love. Traveling by car, train, or airplane can be a bit worrisome, but with a little forethought you can learn how to make traveling easier if you have urinary incontinence.
For some reason female urinary incontinence is not a major topic of conversation among women, although it should be. It is a common problem among 25 – 45% of women over the age of 30 in the United States, and getting all the facts should be worth any embarrassment. At the very least, all women …
Have you ever had a great time with friends laughing out loud, but found yourself uncontrollably leaking urine? You might have even thought “I’m too young for this to be happening.” The truth is urinary incontinence is not just for older women. It can happen to women of all ages during exercise or while laughing, …
It is a common misconception that urologists only treat men, but many women may need to see this specialist too. Your urologist will be able to treat common disorders that affect your urinary tract.
Dr. Johnson-Mitchell discusses both conservative and advanced treatments for urinary incontinence with the Bend Bulletin