Athena Women's Institute for Pelvic Health - News

Women's Health Nurse Practitioner Preceptor of the YEAR

Women's Health Nurse Practitioner Preceptor of the YEAR ...
We are honored to announce that our very own, Linda Narcisi, APN, has been awarded Women's Health Nurse Practitioner Preceptor of the YEAR by Drexel University! Exciting news!

Dr. Elizabeth Babin, has been appointed to the Board of Directors

Dr. Elizabeth Babin, has been appointed to the Board of Directors...
IMPORTANT NEWS! We are proud to announce that our very own, Dr. Elizabeth Babin, has been appointed to the Board of Directors for a very trust worthy organization!
*Diva for a Day Foundation, Inc. is a national 501c3 nonprofit organization founded in 2010 by two friends and cancer survivors who recognize the benefits of a day to escape from the daily stresses a woman will face while dealing with cancer. Through the program, special Divas are selected each month to enjoy a complete day of pampering, generously donated by a participating salon/spa.*.
http://www.divaforaday.org/

Our physicians are featured in Kennedy Hospital 's NotaBene!

Our physicians are featured in Kennedy Hospital 's NotaBene!
Kudoz to Dr. Elizabeth babin and Dr- Timothy McKinney for taking part in the American Medical Sistem (AMS) Elevate 522K post-marketing studies for the FDA on Vaginal Mesh Prolapse Surgery.

One of the 40 sites throught the U.S., Athena Women's Institute for pelvic health will participate in the Embrace study for the Elevate Anterior and Apiacal Prolapse System.
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National Bladder Health Week

On behalf of AUGS we are hosting a "Break Free From PFDs" event!
If you or someone you know suffers from Pelvic Floor Disorders, join us for an informational event at our office on November 13, 2014 at 5:30 pm!

Call Kristin for more information or to register. 856-374-1377.
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AUGS Position Statement on Restrictions of Surgical Options for Pelvic Floor Disorders

Position Statement on Restriction of Surgical Options for Pelvic Floor Disorders
In July 2011, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released a white paper [1] and safety communication [2]on the safety and effectiveness of transvaginal placement of surgical mesh for pelvic organ prolapse.
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FEMALE PELVIC MEDICINE: SEEK THE EXPERTS FOR EXCEPTIONAL CARE

As Seen In Good Housekeeping - REDBOOK - Woman’s Day
FEMALE PELVIC MEDICINE: SEEK THE EXPERTS FOR EXCEPTIONAL CARE
Pelvic pain, prolapse, and incontinence can rob your quality of life. The world-renowned physicians at Athena Women’s Institute for Pelvic Health can help you get it back. Read more...

Female sexual dysfunction

Urogynecological Causes of Pain and the Effect of Pain on Sexual Function in Women
Female sexual dysfunction (FSD) is a complex biopsychosocial phenomenon. Screening, identifying and managing urogenital and sexual symptoms often result in significant improvement in women’s quality of life. Read more...

UPDATE on Serious Complications Associated with Transvaginal Placement of Surgical Mesh for Pelvic Organ Prolapse

FDA Safety Communication: UPDATE on Serious Complications Associated with Transvaginal Placement of Surgical Mesh for Pelvic Organ Prolapse
On July 13, 2011, the FDA issued a safety communication update, intending to inform patients and healthcare providers that “serious complications associated with surgical mesh for transvaginal repair of pelvic organ prolapse are not rare”. Read more...

 

Dr. Elizabeth A. Babin / Dr. Timothy B. McKinney / Linda Narcisi