If you have frequent urges to urinate or find yourself waking up in the middle of the night to use the bathroom, you may be among the 40% of women with overactive bladder. The fellowship-trained, board-certified, and all-female team at Bela Vida Urogynecology in Oviedo and Kissimmee, Florida, offers personalized treatment for overactive bladder. This condition is not just a normal part of aging — call or book an appointment online to find relief from overactive bladder today.
Overactive bladder is a condition that causes a sudden and intense urge to urinate. The urge is usually difficult to control. When overactive bladder leads to involuntary urine loss, it’s called urge incontinence.
About 33 million people in the United States are diagnosed with overactive bladder, but the real number is likely much higher. This is because many don’t seek treatment.
It’s completely understandable to feel embarrassed about this condition. Just know that the friendly and professional team at Bela Vida Urogynecology is here to help you. They offer a variety of treatments for overactive bladder that can dramatically improve your quality of life.
The primary symptom of overactive bladder is a strong urge to urinate that you can’t control. Other overactive bladder symptoms include:
Symptoms of overactive bladder can interfere with your work, sleep, exercise, and social life. Without treatment, these symptoms can make you feel anxious, isolated, and depressed.
You don’t have to wait for overactive bladder to negatively affect your life before you ask for help. Even if your symptoms aren’t severe, the compassionate team at Bela Vida Urogynecology has a treatment that’s right for you.
First, your provider at Bela Vida Urogynecology spends time with you discussing your symptoms and medical history. They perform a physical exam and may take tests, such as:
Then, they work with you to create a personalized treatment plan tailored to your specific needs. There are many treatment options for overactive bladder, including:
If your symptoms persist despite treatment, they may recommend surgery.
To find relief from overactive bladder, call Bela Vida Urogynecology or book an appointment online today.