O-shot Eliminates SUI
When pressure on the bladder causes urine to leak unexpectedly, it is can be humiliating and frightening. This condition called stress urinary incontinence (SUI) is shared by millions of women, and now relief is at hand thanks to a new, non-surgical procedure called the O-Shot.
Stress urinary incontinence is a common problem that occurs when physical movement or activity puts stress on your bladder. Normal activities such as coughing, sneezing and running may cause urine to leak without warning, and can result in feelings of shame. This condition can also cause those who suffer from it to limit their work and social activities out of fear. And, because of the intimate nature of the problem, many women are hesitant to seek help, even from their doctors. You may be suffering from SUI if you experience urine leakage when you:
- Are physically active
- Lift heavy items
- Have sexual intercourse
- Stand up
Statistics report a 90 percent success rate treating SUI with the O-Shot. Santa Monica based OB/GYN Dr. David Ghozland is a pioneer in minimally invasive surgery and rejuvenation techniques, and is one a handful of physicians specially trained to provide the O-Shot, being touted as a state-of-the-art therapy for patients suffering from stress urinary incontinence. The O-Shot uses growth factors from blood plasma to alleviate stress incontinence, and is also used to treat vaginal dryness and sexual dysfunction such as difficulty reaching orgasm.
Advantages of the O-Shot include:
- No downtime
- Safe and non-invasive
- Proven effective in treating SUI
- Outpatient procedure – no hospital stay
If you suffer from SUI, you can rest assured you are not alone. According to the National Association for Incontinence, stress urinary incontinence is the most prevalent form of incontinence among women, affecting an estimated 15 million adult women in the U.S. Thankfully, breakthrough new treatments like the O-Shot are fast improving treatment outcomes for this life-altering issue, and helping women regain their self confidence and enjoy a healthy, active lifestyle again.