“5 things your doctor might not reveal before your pelvic mesh surgery”

1) Serious, often painful complications are not uncommon Complications can range from severe unremitting pain to a “hole”, fistula, in the bladder or vagina.  Many complications are never reported and patients are told to wait but never improve. Some women are even told that the pain “is in their head”.  Mesh can cause serious problems… read more »

Questions About Sling And Prolapse Repairs Without Mesh?

The recent FDA warning regarding serious complications resulting from synthetic sling surgery for the treatment of incontinence in women has prompted researchers to investigate new ways to continue to achieve the high success rate associated with this surgery without the devastating complications that can result. At URO Center, urologists New York Jerry G. Blaivas, MD,… read more »

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