Urinary Incontinence is the involuntary leakage of urine that occurs due to the weakening of the pelvic floor muscles. Urinary incontinence can arise due to a number of factors, including age, weight gain, hormonal changes, nerve damage, certain types of diseases, and stress factors. One of the most common causes of urinary incontinence is vaginal childbirth for women.
While there are many people who may experience occasional, minor leaks of urine, there are others that may lose small to moderate amounts of urine that occur more frequently. There are different types of urinary incontinence, which include:
While urinary incontinence isn’t always preventable, there are some factors that can help reduce risk factors, such as:
Many people may be uncomfortable discussing this condition with their doctor, but there is no reason to be embarrassed discussing this with your doctor. Our urinary incontinence specialist has helped thousands of patients control their condition and it has improved their quality of life exponentially.
If you are experiencing the following, then it may be time to speak to a urinary incontinence specialist:
Our urinary incontinence specialist is here to help. Contact us today to schedule a consultation with our skilled doctor, Dr. Ronald E. de la Peña.
Our team is highly experienced in providing urinary incontinence treatment. It is important that you seek treatment sooner rather than later to avoid further complications. Contact our team today and schedule an appointment with our urinary incontinence specialist!
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