Urogynaecology is the diagnosis and treatment of conditions of the vagina and bladder in females.
Upon referral from your GP, you will be triaged to the most appropriate setting. You will be seen by a member of the urogynaecology team. Your appointments may be at any of the 3 sites at the Mid Yorkshire NHS Trust, however, we will endeavour to book appointments face to face at the site closest to where you live.
To enable us to assess your symptoms effectively you will be sent information to complete prior to your first appointment.
We offer a Urogynaecology service across all 3 sites.
Pontefract Urogynaecology department is located on level D in gynaecology outpatients. It has:
Dewsbury Urogynaecology department is located on level 1 in the Bronte Tower building. It is within gynaecology outpatients and is a shared area with antenatal clinic. It has:
Pinderfields Urogynaecology department is based on Gate 8B. It is within gynaecology outpatients and is a shared area with general outpatients. It has:
We currently have a team of two consultant urogynaecologists and a clinical nurse specialist who work across all sites to provide the best possible care.
Surgery takes place at Dewsbury and Pinderfields Hospitals, your follow-up and initial consultation may be held at any of the Mid Yorkshire Hospitals but we will endeavor to make your appointment close to your home.
Bladder and Bowel UK https://www.bbuk.org.uk/
Information on Pelvic Organ Prolapse (POP) https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/pelvic-organ-prolapse/
Information on Urinary incontinence https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/urinary-incontinence/
Information on bladder procedures from BAUS (British Association of Urological Surgeons) https://www.baus.org.uk/patients/information_leaflets/