Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery (Urogynecology)
Care for Female Pelvic Floor Disorders at Main Line Health
Many women are surprised to learn that female pelvic floor disorders
such as urinary incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse, and anal
incontinence are common and can occur in women of all ages. In fact,
female pelvic floor disorders can affect up to half of adult women.
Urogynecology is a sub-specialty of obstetrics and gynecology that deals
with the diagnosis and management of female pelvic floor disorders. A
urogynecologist is a medical doctor who has first completed a four year
residency training in obstetrics and gynecology, and then has additional
training in neuro-urologic testing, and reconstructive pelvic surgery.
Specialists in this field have developed expertise in the diagnosis and
treatment of bladder and prolapse related symptoms. In addition, our
doctors have significant experience in surgical and non-surgical
management of these conditions including pelvic floor rehabilitation and
Care for Female Pelvic Floor Disorders at Main Line Health is one of the
largest and most comprehensive treatment programs for female pelvic
floor disorders in the Philadelphia area. Urogynecology Associates of
Philadelphia, Marc Toglia, MD, and C. Sage Claydon, MD, along with their
experienced team of physical therapists and continence nurses, work
together to address pelvic floor problems such as urinary incontinence,
pelvic organ prolapse, recurring urinary tract infections and sexual
For more information, call 1.866.CALL.MLH.