Urogyn

TOP 5 | Two UNC OB-GYN Clinics Receive Honors
Both UNC Pelvic Health at Rex and UNC Gynecologic Oncology at Rex receive "Top 5" honors in the 4th quarter of FY 2014 patient satisfaction surveys.
July 1, 2014 | Pelvic Health Clinic Relocating to UNC Hillsborough Campus
Effective July 1, 2014, the UNC Pelvic Health outpatient practice, currently located on the UNC Campus in Chapel Hill, will move to the UNC Hillsborough Campus.
VIDEO | One in five women undergoes urogynecologic surgery
At the recent annual meeting for the American Urogynecologic Society, UNC's Dr. Wu talked about some startling research statistics.
GYN | The URGE Trial
Study Brief | The purpose of this research study is to determine genes that affect how a person’s body metabolizes a drug can help us predict how women will respond to a FDA approved medication (fesoterodine fumarate) for urgency urinary incontinence (UUI).
GYN | ACE Trial for Overactive Bladder
Study Brief | The purpose of the ACE trial is to assess cognitive function in women taking an anticholinergic medication (trospium) for the treatment of overactive bladder. This medication is FDA-approved and is not experimental. There are rare reports of changes in cognitive function when taking any anticholinergic medication for overactive bladder. The goal is to administer written cognitive function tests to measure your cognitive function before and after starting medication.
Should a Woman’s Ovaries Be Removed During a Hysterectomy for Noncancerous Disease?
Dr. Matthews emphasizes the difficult choice women must often make.
NEW CLINICS | UNC Women's Care opening two clinics in Hillsborough
Effective July 1, 2013 UNC Women's Care will open new clinics at the UNC Hillsborough campus.
WRAL's Rex on Call | Women's Health
Doctors lead discussion about health issues that affect women
GYN | VAULT study for pelvic organ prolapse
STUDY BRIEF | The purpose of this research study is to learn about the effectiveness of 2 surgical techniques for treatment of uterovaginal prolapse: Laparoscopic/ robotic-assisted sacral hysteropexy and Vaginal Uphold Hysteropexy will be compared. Both procedures leave the uterus in place and use mesh to support the uterus and vagina. The cure rates, complications, and improvement of symptoms after these two procedures will be compared.
Jennifer Wu Joins UNC Pelvic Health
Jennifer Wu, MD, MPH will join UNC Pelvic Health on April 22, 2013
18 UNC OB-GYN Physicians Listed on Best Doctors in America® 2013
The Best Doctors database recognizes the top 5 percent of the nation’s doctors in its database. The 18 UNC OB-GYN physicians are among approximately 47,000 doctors from the United States chosen through a peer-reviewed survey and research conducted by Best Doctors.
PROMOTION | Connolly
AnnaMarie Connolly, MD with UNC Urogynecology has been promoted from Associate Professor to Full Professor.
NEW RESEARCH | Risk Factors for Fecal Incontinence in Older Women
Recent research about the risk factors associated with fecal incontinence.