At Summa, we provide a comprehensive, multidisciplinary team-based approach with fellowship-trained urogynecological specialists who have more than 70 years of combined experience — including the only female urogynecologist in the five-county area (Medina, Portage, Stark, Summit and Wayne counties). Our specialists are supported by more than 30 healthcare professionals from the Summa Women's Health Institute, which offers a wide range of services to women of all ages, from those of childbearing age to post-menopausal women.
Summa's urogynecological care services are available at three convenient locations in Akron, Barberton and Green.
We provide surgical and non-surgical treatment options for common urogynecological conditions, including:
- Incontinence (fecal and urinary)
- Pelvic organ prolapse
- Pelvic or bladder pain
- Overactive bladder
- Bladder emptying disorders
Summa is a leader in offering innovative surgical treatments for urogynecological conditions, including minimally invasive and robotic-assisted surgical techniques. If your physician determines you are a good candidate for minimally invasive robotic surgery, you may experience such benefits as: less pain following surgery, less blood loss during surgery and less recovery time.
Specific procedures performed by Summa's urogynecologic surgeons include:
- Cystocele repair
- Dilation and curettage (D&C)
- Enterocele repair
- Rectocele repair
- Gynecologic surgery
- Uterine fibroid surgery
- Surgical treatment for incontinence
- Surgical treatment for pelvic organ prolapse
- Uterine artery embolization (UAE)
- Uterine fibroid embolization (UFE)
To find out more about Summa's Urogynecologists, call us at (888) 619-7787 or request an appointment online.