UMM logo

A Member of the University of Maryland Medical System   |   In Partnership with the University of Maryland School of Medicine


Email PageEmail Print PagePrint

The University of Maryland Women's Center for Continence and Pelvic Health

Conditions Treated


Dr. Leslie Rickey with a patient.

One of the most common problems facing women is pelvic floor dysfunction, which affects approximately 50 percent of all women - the majority of whom do not seek professional help. Pelvic floor dysfunction may cause urinary incontinence, fecal incontinence, vaginal pain or discomfort and abdominal discomfort. Many women experience significant changes in daily activities and even self-identify because of these conditions.

In a caring and understanding manner, our physicians and nurse practitioner evaluate and treat these pelvic floor disorders:

This page was last updated on: January 19, 2012.

For more information or to make an appointment, please call 1-866-608-4228.