Bladder health: symptoms, conditions and treatment options

Our specialists at Swedish care for women and men struggling with bladder issues. Swedish doctors and nurses provide patient-centered care to get you back to feeling your best. From specialized physical therapy to advanced robotic surgery, we find the treatment that’s right for you.

Symptoms and conditions

If you’re experiencing any of these symptoms or conditions, call our nurse navigator or contact your physician to learn more about treatment options.

  • Bladder control issues, including urinary incontinence, incomplete emptying of the bladder, and stopping and starting of the urine stream
  • Urinary hesitancy
  • Urgency
  • Painful urination
  • Genital pain

Treatment

We offer lifestyle and bladder assessments, including bladder diary, post-void residual measurement and labs. Special testing includes urodynamic evaluation, cystoscopy, cystogram and pelvic ultrasound.

We also offer hormone therapy as well as medication treatment appropriate to your condition.

Non-surgical approaches include pessaries, urethral bulking and injection therapies.

Surgical treatments include prolapse repair (cystocele, rectocele, slings) and electrical stimulation device implants.

Contact our nurse navigator

To discuss treatment options for your symptoms, call our nurse navigator at 206-386-2117.