Archive: prolapse

4th January 2016

What urogynaecology, prolapse and incontinence mean to women   Affects one out of three women Pelvic floor disorders are very common affecting approximately one out of two woman. The main forms of pelvic floor disorders include pelvic organ prolapse, urinary incontinence and/or fecal incontinence. It is estimated that approximately one out of every three women […]

17th September 2015

Access to surgery for pelvic organ prolapse and incontinence is often limited. If you live in Knysna, Plettenberg Bay, or even George and Mossel Bay – here’s some good news: Drs Jeffery and Kruger will be making regular surgical trips along the Garden Route. They will collaborate with doctors in Plettenberg Bay Medi-Clinic, Knysna Life […]

16th September 2015

Pelvic Organ Prolapse A Guide for Women 1. What is pelvic organ prolapse? 2. What causes pelvic organs to prolapse? 3. Where can a prolapse occur? 4. How bad is my prolapse? 5. How can prolapse be treated? 6. What surgical approach is right for me? 7. Is it necessary to use a graft material […]