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Division of Urogynecology (Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery)

Our SLU Urogynecologists are fellowship trained and board certified physicians.

Fah Che Leong, M.D. Fah Che Leong, M.D.
Department of OB/Gyn & Women's Health
Professor and Director Division of Urogynecology

Fellowship is 2-3 years after completion of residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology. Their practice is exclusively the treatment of women with disorders involving urinary difficulties and pelvic organ prolapse. They offer both advanced surgical and non-surgical options for treatment.


and Includes the following:

CLINICAL EVALUATION:

•    Urinary and fecal incontinence, urinary retention/voiding dysfunction, and pelvic organ prolapse
•    Urinary incontinence which may include urinary frequency & urgency, stress incontinence, overactive bladder
•    Urethral diverticulum
•    Urinary fistula
•    Uterine prolapse, cystocele, rectocele
•    Vulvar and vaginal complaints (Dr. Hoffstetter only)

EVALUATION:

•    Multichannel urodynamic studies
•    Office cystoscopy
•    Sacral and pudendal nerve testing

MANAGEMENT:

•    Office pessary placement for prolapse
•    Sacral nerve neurostimulator implants and peripheral nerve stimulation for refractory urge incontinence
•    Vaginal, abdominal, and laparoscopic surgery for stress incontinence
•    Office injection therapy for stress incontinence
•    Vaginal and abdominal surgery, laparoscopic and robotic for pelvic organ prolapse


Urogynecology Forms to Download:

Urogynecology Medical History Questionnaire Form


Fah Che Leong, M.D.
Professor and Director, 
Division of Urogynecology


Mary T. McLennan, M.D.
Chairman, Department of OB/GYN & Women's Health
Professor, Division of Urogynecology
Associate Director, Residency Program

Cherie A. LeFevre, M.D.
Associate Professor
Division of Urogynegology
Director, Vulvar and Vaginal Disorders Specialty Center

Susan E. Hoffstetter, Ph.D., WHNP-BC, FAANP
Associate Professor
Divison of Urogynecology
Co-director of the Vulvar and Vaginal Disorders Specialty Center

Saint Louis University Star Award, Outstanding Service                             11/16

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