Conditions such as bladder prolapse can be extremely embarrassing for women. Dr. Sanjay Gandhi of North Shore Urogynecology provides solutions for women who are experiencing this condition. His practice in Lake Forest offers bladder prolapse surgery, or cystocele, for patients dealing with the dropping of the bladder and other organs through the vaginal area. What is bladder prolapse? Bladder prolapse is a type of pelvic organ prolapse that can occur when the body cannot support the bladder and it descends into the vaginal canal. This condition is easily detected by Dr. Sanjay Gandhi during a physical examination. Often, it is … Continue reading
As a result of time, medications, general health, and a number of other factors, a woman may find herself face to face with some type of incontinence as she ages. At one time, urinary incontinence was a condition more or less accepted as a result of the aging process. Women believed that their ability to birth children involved the risk that, sooner or later, incontinence was a given. This idea has been challenged over time and proven to be incredibly inaccurate. Not every woman will suffer incontinence, and those who do have options through which they can retain or regain … Continue reading
If you experience urine leakage when you cough, laugh, sneeze, or attempt to engage in a physical activity, you are in the company of millions of other women. It is easy to think that bladder control problems are rare because many women simply do not discuss this type of concern. Dr. Sanjay Gandhi is a specialist who meets with women from Park City, Glenview, Northbrook, and other Chicago suburbs regarding sensitive health concerns. Bladder control problems such as urinary incontinence or the frequent need to urinate may stem from one of several potential causes. One of the common factors of … Continue reading
Solutions for light bladder leakage are available for women in the Chicago suburbs and other IL cities
Bladder control problems are experienced by millions of women. Up to one-third of all women experience light bladder leakage at some point or another. This problem does not occur in a single stereotypical situation, but may affect a woman of any age for a variety of reasons. The way in which light bladder leakage occurs and why is different for each of our patients from the Chicago suburbs and other IL cities. While every woman is affected differently by light bladder leakage, there are certain triggers that have been identified as factors for an increased risk of this problem. These … Continue reading
Sanjay Gandhi, M.D.
Conditions affecting the female pelvis are the focus at Partners in Pelvic Health North Shore Urogynecology. We provide effective solutions for these problems from our offices at Park City, Woodstock, and Lake Forest in Illinois.
Partners in Pelvic Health North Shore Urogynecology
Our team is headed by Sanjay Gandhi, MD, Urogynecologist. Dr. Gandhi’s specialized education included a residency in gynecology and obstetrics at Northwestern University and a three-year urogynecology fellowship. He is among a few in the country to pass the first examination in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery (Urogynecology) of The American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. He also teaches healthcare students.