Urogynaecology Unit

Welcome to the Urogynaecology Unit of the department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Pretoria. This unit together with the department of Physiotherapy and Urology provides a multidisciplinary service to patients with pelvic floor dysfunction, urinary incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse.

 

The unit offers a diverse variety of treatment strategies such as behavioural, educational, physical therapy and surgical intervention tailored to the needs of the patient. The unit is actively involved with the South African Urogynaecology Association (SAUGA) and the International Urogynaecology Association (IUGA).

 

Services:

Urogynaecology clinic: Friday

Urodynamic clinic: Wednesday

Theatre: Tuesday

Pelvic floor ultrasound clinic: Thursday

 

 Team:

Dr Zeelha Abdool (gynaecologist)
Dr Paul Swart (gynaecologist)
Dr Frans van Wyk (urologist)
Ms Mandisa Mfaku (physiotherapist)

 

Research:

PhD: Evaluation of pelvic floor morphology in South African Women: Dr Z Abdool
Validation of the ICIQ-VS questionnaire for South African women with pelvic organ prolapse

 

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