The Continence Center of Western New England is here to offer you the treatment you need in controlling your bladder (Urinary Incontinence) so you can have a more normal and active lifestyle.
Types of Incontinence
Do you leak urine when you lift something heavy, or when you cough, sneeze, laugh, or exercise? If so, you are not alone. This is known as Stress Urinary Incontinence.
Have you stopped taking part in exercise programs, trips, or family gatherings in order to avoid embarrassing accidents because you cannot control your bladder or make it to the bathroom in time? This is known as Urgency Incontinence or Overactive Bladder. This occurs when your bladder muscle contracts too often or involuntarily and an uncontrollable leakage of urine occurs. A combination of more than one type of incontinence occurring at the same time is called Mixed Incontinence.
And, Overflow Incontinence is when the bladder does not empty fully and urine may dribble out. The bladder may also never feel completely empty.
Here at the Continence Center of Western New England we want you to know that there are many ways to manage and in many cases stop the incidence of urinary leakage.
The first step is…
Everyone is evaluated on an individual basis. We are dedicated to finding a treatment plan that is specifically tailored for your individual needs and lifestyle. We use state-of-the-art diagnostic procedures to identify the type and cause of your bladder problems and then recommend a treatment plan accordingly. Other treatment options are as follows:
- Behavior modification
- Biofeedback / Pelvic Floor Physical Therapy
The Continence Center of Western New England can help you in the treatment of urinary incontinence or overactive bladder. We understand how personal this problem is and we will keep your evaluation and treatment private and as easy as possible.
Take control of your future, call 413-785-5321.
We will confidentially discuss your problems and concerns, answer any questions you have, and arrange an appointment for you.