Women’s Pelvic Health - What you Need to Know

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Orange Coast Memorial
Featured speaker:

Varuna Raizada, MD

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

Dr. Raizada was born and raised in the small town of Jammu, nestled in the Himalayan mountain range. She attended medical school at Kasturba Medical College, in the southern part of India. In 2007, she completed her residency in obstetrics and gynecology at Loma Linda University Medical Center. Her passion for female pelvic health led her to the University of California, San Diego where she completed a two-year post-doctoral research fellowship. Dr. Raizada is also a Board Certified OB/GYN.

Podcast Summary

Roughly one quarter of all U.S. women are affected by a pelvic floor disorder, according to research conducted by the National Institute for Health.

Weakened pelvic muscles may result in incontinence, discomfort and activity limitation.

Dr. Varuna Raizada, a specialist in Urogynecology and a board certified OB/GYN with Orange Coast Memorial Medical Center, discusses these disorders, how to prevent weakened pelvic muscles and treatment options for women who suffer from pelvic floor disorders.