This is a great review by a great friend of ULC, Dr Catherine Matthews. A must-read for every trainee in gynaecology. BSO Catherine Matthews Article
Bad press and misinformation are making it needlessly difficult for specialists to perform incontinence surgery. READ ARTICLE ON WOMENS’ HEALTH WEBSITE.
Chronic pelvic pain is a condition that affects many woman in all stages of life. There are numerous causes for this condition and patients are often misdiagnosed for years before they receive the treatment that they need. Common causes include recurrent bladder infections, painful bladder syndrome, endometriosis, adenomyosis, sexually transmitted diseases to name but a […]
Dr. Dakalo Muavha is the second urogynaecology fellow being trained in Urogynaecology through the University of Cape Town and Urogynaecology and Laparoscopy clinic at Chris Barnard Memorial Hospital headed by Drs. Jeffery & Kruger. Upon completion of his fellowship he will return to the University of Limpopo and he will be the first African trained […]
Cape Talk Interview Dr. Lamees Ras recently started her subspecialty training in urogynaecology through the University of Cape Town. Drs Jeffery, Kruger and Brouard are responsible for her training. Listen to her passionate interview on Cape Talk. Cape Talk Interview
How to Care for Your Vagina The vagina is designed to keep itself clean with the help of natural secretions (discharge). Find out how to help your vagina keep clean and healthy – and why you don’t need douches or vaginal wipes. The vagina is a tube of muscle inside a woman’s body that runs […]
Bladder Pain Syndrome (BPS) Bladder pain syndrome is a condition that causes people to have bladder pain and urinate often. Bladder pain syndrome is often called “BPS” for short. It is also sometimes called “painful bladder syndrome” or “interstitial cystitis.” BPS can happen in both men and women, but it is more common in […]