Surgery for stress urinary incontinence:
Transobturator and retropubic sling procedures
Laparoscopic Burch colposuspension
Tension-free vaginal tape procedure
Periurethral injection therapy, may be used when the sphincter muscle of the urethra is very weak; a substance is injected around the urethra to add bulk. This procedure can be done in our office or clinic.
Slings - Different materials are currently being used as slings to provide support for the urethra.
Colposuspension - Stitches are suspended across the neck of the bladder to lift the bladder and urethra and hold them in place.