Lake Forest, IL patients can use Botox injections for the treatment of bladder concerns

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Dr. Sanjay Gandhi and the staff at Partners in Pelvic Health North Shore Urogynecology are dedicated professionals who can provide patients with solutions to their bladder concerns that do not require invasive surgeries. A perfect solution for patients who are interested in injections is Botox treatment. Botox is an injectable medication that can be used by patients for the treatment of bladder and pelvic floor concerns. Botox explained Botox is a medication that is formulated with botulinum toxin type A. It is used in many ways, but most commonly for the reduction of muscle contractions. When injected into a muscle, … Continue reading

Botox Injections in the bladder may be a solution for overactive bladder patients in the Lake Forest, IL area

Botox Injections in the bladder may be a solution for overactive bladder

The condition of an overactive bladder can lead to feelings of embarrassment, frustration, and isolation. The sudden urge to urinate may be overwhelming, leading to a secondary problem of incontinence, or the accidental leakage of urine. Overactive bladder may seem like a problem over which you have no control. Patients of Partners in Pelvic Health at North Shore Urogynecology are not alone in the maintenance of vaginal health. Our team offers numerous forms of treatment for overactive bladder and other forms of incontinence, including Botox. If you live in the Lake Forest, Woodstock, or Park City area, there is an … Continue reading

Botox injections may help Park City women dealing with an overactive bladder

Botox injections may help Park City women

Botox is an injectable solution that most people recognize as a cosmetic treatment. What many people don’t know is that the actual Botox cosmetic is an offshoot of a medical therapy that had been used for years in patient affected by various types of muscular disorders. It was as physicians noticed the side effect of this therapeutic compound that research began on the cosmetic uses of the purified protein. While there is a great use for Botox in aesthetic medicine, there is also now a place for this “wonder drug” in the area of urogynecology. Specifically, research is showing that … Continue reading

Details on Botox treatment for bladder problems in our Lake Forest practice

Botox treatment for bladder problems in our Lake Forest

Partners in Pelvic Health at North Shore Urogynecology offers a number of solutions for patients with bladder control problems. As much as possible, Dr. Gandhi prefers to provide non-surgical treatments based on a patient’s specific needs. For those who have tried anticholinergic medication without optimal results, Botox may be a potential treatment option. We understand that patients facing treatment for bladder problems in our Lake Forest, Woodstock, or Park City office feel more comfortable when they know what to expect. In order to determine the suitability of Botox for urinary incontinence, Dr. Gandhi will perform a comprehensive consultation and specific … Continue reading

Information for patients wondering, “What are the side effects of Botox for overactive bladder?” in our Woodstock office

side effects of Botox for overactive bladder in our Woodstock office

Botox is a medication often most recognized for its cosmetic uses. This beneficial treatment actually has roots in the medical treatment of eye disorders. Since its development, this injectable medication has been found to have power to improve a number of issues far beyond unwanted lines and wrinkles. Many women who have heard that Botox can help reduce symptoms of overactive bladder ask, “What are the side effects of Botox treatment for bladder problems?” In our offices in Woodstock, Lake Forest, and Park City, we carefully explain all aspects of bladder control treatments to our patients. Here, we will discuss … Continue reading


Sanjay Gandhi, M.D.

Sanjay Gandhi, M.D.
Partners in Pelvic Health North Shore Urogynecology

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.

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.