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Dr. J. Kyle Mathews

Urogynecology
Plano, TX
34 years experience male

Locations

Office

Plano, TX

Address

3108 Midway Road Suite 210, Plano, TX
Directions

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Insurances accepted

Aetna Life Insurance Company

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas

CIGNA Health Care

Cigna

Private Healthcare Systems, Inc (PHCS)

UnitedHealthcare

About

Bio

Dr. Mathews is board certified in Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery . He has served as past Chairman of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and past President of the Medical Staff at Presbyterian Hospital of Plano (Texas Health Plano). He has also served on the Maternal Fetal Medicine Committee for the Texas Medical Association and well as numerous other committee appointments. In 1998 he received the Collin County Readers Choice Award in Obstetrics and Gynecology and frequently speaks to civic groups and organizations on a variety of women’s issues. Dr. Mathews currently serves as Director of Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery, Urogynecology and Continence.

Specialties
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Urogynecology

Doctor Q&A

110 Answers
19 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
Be evaluated: Consider being evaluated by a urogynecologist or urologist. Urinary incontinence can be successfully treated in most cases.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
Yes: Flavoxate or urospas has been assigned category b by the fda. Many of the drugs used in pregnancy fall under this category and while appear to be saf... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
Swallowed a pessary?: This would be very unlikely and not an accident.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
Oab vs IC: Overactive bladder symptoms are urgency as the bladder fills. The individual will have symptoms of urgency which are relieved by emptying the bladder... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
No: Tightness of the vagina may be the results of pelvic floor muscle spasm. This can be treated with muscle relaxants & pelvic floor physical therapy.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
Yes: Synptons may include pelvic pressure, pelvic pain, feeling like something is falling out, leaking urine, urinary urgency, feeling like you are not em... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
Options: Treatment options include non surgical, pessary and pelvic floor therapy, and surgical options. Surgery may include classical repairs with imbricatio... Read More
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
No: Not generally if the hysterectomy was done vaginally . I usually tell patients they may drive & return to light work in 10 to 14 days. No intercours... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
Questions & examinat: A thorough history will be taken and a pelvic examination is usually done. A good example of information you will be asked for can be found at the u... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
Pain urgency: Intense urgency & pain in the pelvis.
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
No: Men do not usually need to be treated unless the infection is reccurent or they are symptomatic.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
About an hour: Antispasmodic activity occurs within 30 to 60 minutes after taking and can last for 6 to 10 hours.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
Yes: Prolapse has been shown not to affect sexual function as much as one might think. After healing from surgical repair , usually 6 to 8 weeks, sexual... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
Few: This drug is well tolerated. Side effects include headaches, rash & itching, & stomach upset.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
Correct problem: Correcting the cause of the problem, usually a cystocele, will help to empty the bladder and maintain reasonable post void residues. Self catherizati... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
Surgery: Surgery is required to fix this problem. The surgical technique is beyond the scope of this forum.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
Yes: Treatment for stress urinary incontince is most often treated with a mid-urethral sling. Attempt to use various biological products & native tissue ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
Labiaplasty: Labiaplasty, or cosmetic gynecology, is the fastest growing segment of cosmetic surgery in the U.S. The vast majority of women presenting for consid... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
Labia: The inner lips of the vagina are called labia minora. The outer, larger lips of the vagina are called labia majora.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
Treatment of PBS: The treatment of pbs involves multiple approaches. Medications, avoidance of irritants, bladder installations, pelvic floor physical therapy, neuromo... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
Urinary Incontinence: Urinary incontinence affects over 13 million americans, 85% of which are women. Stress incontinence is the lose of urine when intra-abdominal pres... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
Yes: Yes steroid creams and ointments may be used on the inside of labia.
A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
Around 80 percent: Successes rates for the treatment of pelvic organ prolapse with biological grafts very depending on how you define failure. Patient symptoms vs mea... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
Several: It may prevent or delay ovulation, interfere with fertilization, or prevent implantation.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
Yes: Acidic foods, foods high in potassium, caffeine & alcohol all can make ic symptoms worse. For a more complet list refer to this link. http://www.dr... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
Financial : Financial responsibility will be determined & payment for services arranged. You will be seen and treated for emergent care issues.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
Possible : An infection may be causing your symptoms. A urinalysis can determine if an infection is present.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
Bartholins infection: Infection in the bartholin's gland is most often the result of bacteria being trapped inside the gland do to a blocked duct. Infections are usually v... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
Opinion, night. : I recommend taking the drug at night to try and help with some of the side effects like dry mouth, but petrol la may be taken at anytime.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
Surgery: Most fistulas will require surgical repair.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
Maybe: Leg cramp is not general associated with Detrol (tolterodine) however joint pain has been reported.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
Maybe: Your prolapse may not have been obvious to your doctor during the placement of your iud. We often ask you to bear down during exam in order to see p... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
Yes: I would not recommend a hysterectomy at your age. Endometriosis and fibroids can be treated with medication and / or surgery. I would suggest you se... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
Yes: Hi, many abnormalities can be diagnosed by a high level or level II ultrasound. These scans are most often performed by obgyn's with special train... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
Contact your Doctor : You should contact your doctor immediately. Women who become pregnant with an IUD in place are at increase risk for ectopic pregnancy. Your doctor w... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
Yes: Contact dermatitis is very common. Soaps, detergents, fabric softeners, panty liners, etc. All can cause irritation. Many patients think they have ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
Pessary: No. The diaphragm is not designed to hold the pelvic organs in place.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
Blood in bladder: A cystogram may show the cause of blood being present in the urine. Additional test may be required such as cystoscopy - looking into the bladder wit... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
Treatment: Treatment options have improved greatly and consist of non surgical & surgical. Adjusting your diet and type of fiber may be useful for fecal inconti... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
Uterine prolapse: The alteration in the normal support of internal organs of a woman’s pelvis (uterus, bladder, bowel, and rectum) as she ages is very common. Approxim... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
No: Effectiveness is as high as 95% if taken within 24 hours after the event. The effectiveness drops to 89% after 24 hour and up yo 72 hours after unpr... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
Ultrasound: Endoanal ultrasound is common. A specialized prob is inserted into the rectum and ultrasound images are obtained to evaluate the muscles of the anal ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
Take the medication: Plan b is a two dose regiment taken 12 hours apparat. Plan b one step is a single dose. Both must be taken within 72 hours of the event.
A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
Probable not: If you are currently asymptomatic, i would probably not recommend repairing the cystocele or rectocele providing they are not causing any issues. Th... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
Coping with IC/PBS: This condition can be challenging for both patient & doctor. There are a number of resources available. For a list of resources see the bottom of th... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
Pelvic rest: You need time for your uterine lining to heal. Early intercourse could can result in an infection. I usually suggest waiting till you get a period a... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
Ic: Ic stands for interstitial cystitis. Sometimes called painful bladder syndrome. Lorazepam is a medication used to treat ic. Lol and then their... Read More
A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
Higher failure rates: The use of porcine tissue in the repair of pelvic organ prolapse has been done for sometime now and many physicians, including myself, have seen highe... Read More
A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
Failure: Traditional surgical repairs that use just sutures have been reported to have failure rates as high as 40 to 50% by some. These procedures are often ... Read More
A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
Urogynecology 34 years experience
See a Urogyn or Urol: A urogynecologist or urologist should be able to help you. If you have a teaching institution near you, you might try them.

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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Mathews is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Mathews is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! SO helpful! I didnt know who to see and my docs keep sending me to each other and giving me the run around. Thank you for your time and adv.
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Texas Medical School at San Antonio, TX
Graduated 1988MD

Awards

Collin County Readers Choice Award
Compassionate Physician Award
Top Urogynecologist, First Place, Texas - Summer
2013

Affiliations

Texas Health Resources
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