Vaginal atrophy is the thinning, dryness, burning of
the tissue due to lack of estrogen. It can lead to
painful or inability to have intercourse, urinary
frequency, urgency and contribute to recurrent bladder
infections. Also for some the vagina just hurts, or as
dubbed by some patients: "the burning bush syndrome."
Vaginal atrophy often sneaks up on people, it goes
from just okay, to not at all tolerable.
Symptoms of vaginal atrophy are:
- Itching and irritation
- Chronic vaginal discharge
- Burning sensation
- Thinning and possible ulceration of the vaginal
- Pain with intercourse
- Inability to have intercourse
- Recurrent UTI
- Urinary frequency
- Urinary urgency
Vaginal estrogen in the form of rings, capsules,
pills or creams can bring the desired relief.
Moisturizers, lotions and creams often do more harm than
good since they will not regain the acidic state of a
Some women are unable or unwilling to use vaginal
estrogen. Patients after breast or uterine cancer are
usually not a candidate to use estrogen therapy or are
very scared to use estrogen therapy. There is a great
solution available nowadays: VAGINAL LASER THERAPY.
Central Florida UroGynecology we have close to 2
years of experience with vaginal laser treatment for
atrophy. The treatment satisfaction rate is over 95% and
over 95% of women would recommend it to a friend. Even
though 1 laser treatment has noticeable effect, we
usually will perform 2 treatments, 1 month apart.
- Minimally invasive-no scars, no incisions
- Walk-in, walk out, in clinic procedure
- Pain free
- About 15 minutes
- Immediate effect and continuing to improve for
about 3 months
- Functional restoration of the vaginal tissue
- SAFE AND NON-HORMONAL
- Clinical studies show favorable changes in the
thickness of the vaginal tissue, the glycogen levels
as well as the collagen and vascularization
Finally, a non-hormonal solution available for
vaginal atrophy. We are very supportive of bioidentical
hormonal products, however reality for some women is, it
is not an option. We also have women who have enough of
their atrophy and like it treated as fast as they can
and love our laser treatment and use hormones.
Vaginal atrophy can be treated in different ways and
laser has shown to be a very effective one. After almost
2 years of experience in our clinic and several research
studies from Europe and South America as well as our
own, supporting the safety and effectiveness of the
vaginal laser treatment for atrophy, we can safely state
it is a great option for women who suffer from vaginal
atrophy. Some men also suffer since there is often no
intercourse with severe vaginal atrophy.
Please have us evaluate your vaginal atrophy and
discuss with you what the best treatment would be.
Remember our laser patients have been very pleased
and some changed from extreme atrophy and narrowing of
the vagina to being able to have intercourse. Many of
our patients have made the worst skeptics, some other
doctors, believers. Check it out for yourself, stop
suffering from vaginal atrophy and its consequences.
Central Florida UroGynecology is the most
advanced vaginal laser center you will encounter. Call
us at 321-806-3929 or check us out
for more information.
Florida UroGynecology where high tech and common sense