When you have urinary incontinence, you might experience loss of bladder control at certain times. There are different kinds of incontinence you can experience, such as:
You can have short-term incontinence from certain foods and beverages, such as coffee or alcohol. You might also have a temporary loss of bladder control if you have a urinary tract infection or if you’re constipated. If you have persistent incontinence, any one of the following could be the cause:
In addition to causing embarrassment or self-consciousness in public, incontinence can also increase your risk of having urinary tract infections. You might also be more prone to develop skin rashes or skin infections from your skin being damp due to urine leakage. Your doctor will discuss possible problems that incontinence can cause to help determine the most suitable form of treatment for you.
Your doctor will discuss treatment options for incontinence with you to help reduce loss of bladder control. Some of these treatments include:
If you need treatment for incontinence, please contact Findlay Women’s Care to make an appointment with Dr. Carmen Doty-Armstrong, Dr. Dawn Hochstettler, or Dr. Kimberlee Perkins.
We are providers for most of northwest Ohio's major health insurance plans. If you have medical insurance, we are anxious to help you receive your maximum allowable benefits. Prior to your first visit, please contact your insurance company to verify that our practice is an accepted provider in your plan. Once you have confirmed your insurance plan's acceptance, we will be happy to process your insurance claims for you. Please bring 1) a copy of your current insurance card 2) Photo ID that matches the last name as the name on your insurance card. If you do not see your insurance provider please contact our office.
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