EvergreenHealth Urogynecology Care (formerly Athena Women's Health) offers innovative female pelvic medicine, including conservative treatments, reconstructive surgery and physical therapy services for women and girls living with pelvic health issues or incontinence.
We utilize rehabilitative and curative care plans with your emotional and educational needs in mind at all times.
Pelvic pain and dyspareunia (pain with intercourse) are not rare problems, and can be effectively treated with pelvic floor physical therapy. We provide a careful anatomical evaluation to make sure there are no issues with your reproductive organs and then recommend appropriate treatment options. Read more about treatment for pelvic pain
We identify treatable causes of overactive bladder (frequency, urgency with urine leakage), starting with holistic approaches. When medication or procedures are needed, we provide the full spectrum of treatment options. Read more about treatment for overactive bladder
We provide contemporary incontinence care that covers the entire treatment spectrum beginning with non-surgical options and progressing to surgical management where desired. Read more about treatment for stress incontinence
Listen to Dr. Mia Swartz redefine "normal" for female incontinence:
About half of women over 50 years old have some daily bother with bladder control and the numbers affected only increase as women age. We assess your risks for incontinence and tailor a program that will be acceptable to you and your caregivers. Read more about elder continence
Urinary tract infections (UTIs) are very common among women of all ages and they can occur for many different reasons. We provide treatment and help you to decrease risk factors that contribute to the infections so can improve your quality of life. Read more about treatment for UTIs
Issues of incontinence, voiding dysfunction, pelvic pain, painful sex and constipation affect some younger girls just as much as adult women. We treat common pelvic complaints that occur in girls aged 10-19 years of age in a safe, comfortable environment. Read more about our treatments for teens and young adults
Weakened pelvic muscles can result in disorders such as urinary or bowel incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse, uterine prolapse, urinary urgency and frequency, and bladder or pelvic pain. With a targeted Urostym evaluation, we are able to identify pelvic floor strength or endurance deficits allowing us to prescribe the most effective individualized treatment. Read more about Urostym treatment
Pelvic organ prolapse is not usually dangerous, but can have a significant impact on your quality of life. You'll get a thorough evaluation to determine the exact nature of your symptoms and what is bothering you the most. Read more about treatment for pelvic organ prolapse
In the minority of pelvic pain cases that are not responsive to physical therapy, pelvic floor Botox injections (in office or using brief anesthesia) can be used to cure sexual and pelvic pain. Read more about vaginal Botox treatment for pelvic pain
Neurological conditions such as spinal cord injury, Parkinson’s and multiple sclerosis (MS) can all affect the bladder. We provide you with all available treatment options, including those traditionally used for women without neurogenic bladder conditions. Read more about treatment for neurogenic bladder conditions
We provide appropriate, safe care for women needing vaginal mesh surgery implant, revision or removal to treat incontinence, prolapse and pelvic floor dysfunction. Our surgeons are dedicated to best practice guidelines and providing the best outcomes for our patients. Read more about vaginal mesh implant surgery