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What is an urogynecologist?
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Dr. Abraham Morse
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Urogynecology
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In brief: A urogyn has chosen
To pursue 2-3 years of additional medical and surgical training after completing a residency in obgyn or urology (90% are obgyns).
The training focuses on the evaluation and management of bladder problems pelvic organ prolapse and interstitial cystitis in women only. Check out www.Augs.Org.

In brief: A urogyn has chosen
To pursue 2-3 years of additional medical and surgical training after completing a residency in obgyn or urology (90% are obgyns).
The training focuses on the evaluation and management of bladder problems pelvic organ prolapse and interstitial cystitis in women only. Check out www.Augs.Org.
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Dr. Timothy Brown
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Gyn subspecialist
They are trained as ob/gyns and then subspecialize and are boarded in female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery.
They handle problems with bladder control and loss of the pelvic supports of the bladder, uterus, and rectum. The most severe, most difficult, and most complicated problems will be referred to them.

In brief: Gyn subspecialist
They are trained as ob/gyns and then subspecialize and are boarded in female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery.
They handle problems with bladder control and loss of the pelvic supports of the bladder, uterus, and rectum. The most severe, most difficult, and most complicated problems will be referred to them.
Dr. Timothy Brown
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Dr. Mitchell Schuster
Boarding for urogynecology is starting this year. At this point, no one is board certified in urogynecology or female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery. Junes 21st is the first exam to be offered. There are fellowships now that are available for gynecologist s and urologists
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Urogynecology
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In brief: Specialist
A urogyn is a physician who specializes in the treatment of female pelvic disorders including urinary incontince & pelvic organ prolapse.

In brief: Specialist
A urogyn is a physician who specializes in the treatment of female pelvic disorders including urinary incontince & pelvic organ prolapse.
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Dr. Mary Denman
Gynecology
In brief: UROGYN Specialist
A urogynecologist is either an obgyn or urologist who specializes in the treatment of pelvic floor disorders, such as pelvic prolapse (cystocele, rectocele, uterine prolapse) aka "vaginal bulge' or urinary or fecal incontinence.
Many have completed advanced training in this field.

In brief: UROGYN Specialist
A urogynecologist is either an obgyn or urologist who specializes in the treatment of pelvic floor disorders, such as pelvic prolapse (cystocele, rectocele, uterine prolapse) aka "vaginal bulge' or urinary or fecal incontinence.
Many have completed advanced training in this field.
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