Pelvic Organ Prolapse

Pelvic Organ Prolapse is defined as a "diagnosis by symptoms and clinical examination, assisted by any relevant imaging, that involves the identification of descent of one or more of the anterior vaginal wall (central, paravaginal or combination cystocele), posterior vaginal wall (rectocele), the uterus (cervix) or the apex of the vaginal (vaginal vault or cuff scar) after hysterectomy." In other words, dropping of the top back or bottom of the vaginal wall causing a bulge or protrusion from the vagina.

Dr. Melanie Crites-Bachert discusses "Pelvic Organ Prolapse" on YouTube and here:




Dr. Melanie Crites-Bachert discusses "What Can I Expect After Pelvic Organ Prolapse Surgery?" on YouTube and here:




Dr. Melanie Crites-Bachert also discusses "What’s the Deal With Vaginal Mesh?" on YouTube and here:


In addition, here is a radio prmotion created by Dr. Crites-Bachert about Pelvic Organ Prolapse (you can listen to it in MP3 format here): Pelvic Organ Prolapse Radio Promotion