Patients are invited to participate in many of our ongoing research studies. These include the use of new therapies such as medications, surgical procedures, injections and devices to control incontinence and pelvic floor symptoms. Please contact the Center for information on enrollment.

  • Injectable cell therapy study using a woman's own cells for stress urinary incontinence (Leakage with coughing, sneezing, lifting, etc.) 
    Contact Karen or Mary 224.251.3493
  • New Medication for Overactive Bladder
    Contact Karen or Mary 224.251.3493
  • New Surgical Procedures for Prolapse
    Contact Karen or Mary 224.251.3493

The NorthShore University HealthSystem Division of Urogynecology would like to invite you to receive regular updates about new therapies and the latest research in urogynecology. If you are interested in receiving updates and our newsletter about advances in the treatment of urinary incontinence (leakage), overactive bladder syndrome (urinating frequently with a strong urge), genital prolapse (relaxation and bulging of the vagina), painful bladder syndrome (pain in the pelvis from the bladder), vestibulitis & vulvodynia (pain at the opening to the vagina), pain with intercourse, recurrent urinary tract infections and urinary retention (not emptying your bladder completely) email us at the address below.

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