Pelvic prolapse surgery may be necessary when the pain and discomfort from pelvic organ prolapse does not respond to alternative services. Pelvic organ prolapse occurs when one of your pelvic organs drops from your lower belly, where it belongs, to an area that pushes against the walls of the vagina. If the muscles the hold your pelvic organs in place weaken or get stretched out (from childbirth, for instance, one of your pelvic organs may prolapse.
The choice of surgery depends upon which organs are involved, how bad your symptoms are, and what other medical conditions are present. Also, your surgeon may have experience with and preference for a certain procedure. The goals of surgery are to relieve your symptoms and restore the normal functioning of your pelvic organs.
Pelvic Prolapse Surgery in Bend, Oregon
Your symptoms, the particular organ that has prolapsed, and your present medical conditions will all impact the best surgical option for you. At VIVA! GYN, we use robotic-assisted technology to perform pelvic prolapse surgery. If you’d like to set up a consultation at our clinic, fill out the form below. We can discuss any questions or concerns that you might have.