The Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust


Leeds Urogynaecology Centre


Welcome

The Leeds Urogynaecology Centre provides a first class, comprehensive service for women with urogynaecological problems. Patients are referred to us with a wide range of pelvic floor disorders including stress incontinence, overactive bladder, voiding problems, bladder pain and prolapse of the pelvic organs.

What we do

We undertake a wide range of investigations and offer our patients the latest conservative, surgical and medical treatments. We also carry out certain operations as a day case or outpatient procedure.

The services we provide include:

  • Conservative treatment of Stress incontinence and overactive bladder
  • Bladder training
  • Physiotherapy, Pelvic Floor Therapy, Biofeedback, Neuromuscular Electrical stimulation and Patient Education Classes.
  • Perineal clinics
  • Pessary clinics
  • Catheter care including intermittent self catheterisation
  • Bladder instillation clinics for painful bladder syndrome
  • Drug treatment
  • Incontinence and prolapse surgery

We provide clinical assessment of women with lower urinary tract dysfunction, prolapse and associated problems including urinary and faecal incontinence. Our clinics offer a range of investigations, including:

  • Urine analysis
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Ultrasound
  • Urodynamic studies
  • Cysto-urethroscopy and bladder biopsy

For patients with bowel problems such as faecal incontinence or obstructive defaecatory symptoms we have access to investigations such as

  • Endoanal ultrasonography
  • Anorectal physiology studies
  • Pudendal nerve terminal motor latency tests
  • Defaecating proctogram including MRI proctogram
  • Colonic transit studies
  • Flexible sigmoidoscopy
  • Colonoscopy