Bulkamid for Stress Incontinence

Bulkamid is a new bulking agent for stress incontinence.  While bulking agents have been used as an adjunct for vaginal slings, Bulkamid uses a new, long lasting gel injected into the mid-urethra under anesthesia.  Leaking decreases tremendously with no recovery.  Therefore, no more pads, no devices placed in the vagina that have to fit right. In most cases, no need for a vaginal sling.

To find out if Bulkamid is right for you, call Braden Richmond at Special Care for Women at 256-435-2229.

Braden Richmond, MD Dr. Braden Richmond is a board certified Ob/Gyn practicing in Anniston AL. He has 26 years of experience in private practice. He practices regular and high risk obstetrics, and provided the entire gamut of gynecologic services and procedures, including urogynecology. He is an expert in hormone replacement therapy. He also offers a wide variety of aesthetic services, from Botox and Juvederm to facial resurfacing, hair removal, and skin tightening procedures.

You Might Also Enjoy...

Identifying and Managing Endometriosis

Endometriosis is a chronic disease that requires a plan for lifelong management and can cause various issues including pain with sex and infertility. Here’s our guide for identifying and managing endometriosis.

Managing an Overactive Bladder

About 40% of women in America experience the symptoms of an overactive bladder (OAB), but many feel uncomfortable discussing their symptoms with others, so they suffer in silence.