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Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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Urogynaecology procedures

Surgery for prolapse

Surgery for uterine (womb) prolapse

Vaginal vault prolapse (post hysterectomy)

  • Laparoscopic sacrocolpopex
  • Vaginal sacrospinous fixation

Anterior vaginal wall prolapse

  • Anterior Repair (colporrhaphy)
  • Laparoscopic paravaginal repair
  • Anterior repair with a mesh (anterior prolift)

Posterior vaginal wall prolapse

  • Posterior repair (colporrhaphy)
  • Perineal body renstruction

Surgery for urinary incontinence

Stress urinary incontinence

  • Tension free vaginal tape
  • Periurethral bulking injections

Urgency / urge incontinence (overactive bladder)

  • Cystoscopic Botulinum toxin injections

Surgery for uterine fibroids

  • Laparoscopic myomectomy
  • Hysteroscopic fibroid resection (transcervical resection of fibroids)
  • Laparoscopic hysterectomy
  • The NHS website: fibroids

Surgery for heavy periods

  • Transcervical resection of endometrium (TCRE)
  • Laparoscopic hysterectomy
  • Laparoscopic myomectomy

Surgery on the ovaries and tubes

  • Laparoscopic ovarian cystectomy
  • Laparoscopic removal of the ovary (oophorectomy)

Labial surgery

  • Labial reconstruction