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Dr. Vatche Arakel Minassian MD
Specializes in Urogynecology
1032 Main Street
South Weymouth, MA
(617) 732-4838

Dr. Vatche Minassian's medical specialty is urogynecology. He is an in-network provider for Medicaid and Medicare insurance. Dr. Minassian attended American University of Beirut Faculty of Medicine for medical school and subsequently trained at the University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, a hospital affiliated with the University of Southern California (USC), and a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) for residency. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. His professional affiliations include Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH), South Shore Hospital, and Newton-Wellesley Hospital. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Minassian's office for an appointment.

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Gerry R Campos MD
Specializes in Urogynecology
51 Performance Drive
Weymouth, MA
(617) 774-0940; (781) 682-8000

Dr. Gerry Campos is a physician who specializes in urogynecology. He has received a 3.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He has indicated that his clinical interests include pelvic reconstructive surgery and urogynecological problems. Dr. Campos is affiliated with Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates, Beth Israel Deaconess (BID) Hospital-Milton, and South Shore Hospital. He accepts Most Insurance Plans, Medicaid, and Medicare insurance. He is accepting new patients. After attending Harvard Medical School, Dr. Campos completed his residency training at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. Dr. Campos offers interpreting services for his patients.

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Clinical interests: Urogynecology and reconstructive pelvic surgery

Neeraj Kohli MD, MBA
Specializes in Urogynecology
780 Main Street
Weymouth, MA
(617) 340-6446; (617) 732-4838

Dr. Neeraj Kohli sees patients in Wellesley Hills, MA, Weymouth, MA, and Boston, MA. His medical specialty is urogynecology. Dr. Kohli is professionally affiliated with Beverly Hospital (Beverly, MA), Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH), and South Shore Hospital. He attended Boston University School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. His patients gave him an average rating of 4.0 out of 5 stars. He is an in-network provider for Aetna, Medicaid, and Medicare, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Kohli has received professional recognition including the following: Aagl Golden Laporascope Award; Golden Laporascope Award; and Best Doctors. He welcomes new patients.

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Dr. Abraham N Morse MD, MBA
Specializes in Urogynecology
780 Main Street
Weymouth, MA
(617) 340-6446

Dr. Abraham Morse's area of specialization is urogynecology. After completing medical school at Harvard Medical School, Dr. Morse performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with Johns Hopkins University. He takes Most Insurance Plans, Medicaid, and Medicare insurance. He has received the distinction of Best Doctors in America. Dr. Morse is professionally affiliated with Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH), South Shore Hospital, and Newton-Wellesley Hospital. He is accepting new patients.

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Tanaz R Ferzandi MD, MA
Specializes in Urogynecology
15 Braintree Hill Park
Braintree, MA
(617) 636-5890; (781) 843-2229

Dr. Tanaz Ferzandi specializes in urogynecology. She has a special interest in reconstructive surgery and pelvic prolapse. Fallon Community Health Plan (FCHP), Neighborhood Health Plan, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Ferzandi takes. She studied medicine at the University of Kansas School of Medicine. She completed her residency training at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. She has received distinctions including Professor Louis Burke Award for Excellence in Colposcopy.; Coghill Award for Cell Biology.; and Student Research Award in Cell Biology.. Dr. Ferzandi (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Mandarin, Arabic, and Spanish. She is affiliated with Tufts Medical Center. Dr. Ferzandi has an open panel.

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Clinical interests: Pelvic organ prolapse, urinary and fecal incontinence, obstetric injury to the pelvic floor, ... (Read more)

Jeannine Marie Miranne MD
Specializes in Urogynecology
1032 Main Street
Weymouth, MA
(617) 732-4838

Dr. Jeannine Miranne practices urogynecology. Before performing her residency at Women and Infants Hospital of Rhode Island, Dr. Miranne attended Albany Medical College for medical school. She is professionally affiliated with South Shore Hospital.

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What is Urogynecology?

Urogynecology, sometimes called by the longer but more descriptive name female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery, is a medical specialty that focuses specifically on the treatment of pelvic floor disorders in women. A pelvic floor disorder is any pain or dysfunction that occurs in the area surrounded by the pelvis: the uterus, cervix, vagina, bladder, or rectum. There are many kinds of pelvic floor disorders, but by far the two most commonly treated by urogynecologists are incontinence and prolapse.

Urinary incontinence is the unexpected release of small amounts of urine. It can be embarrassing, but it is extremely common. Because of the way women’s bodies are shaped, incontinence is much more common in women than in men. It can happen at any age, but is much more common in older women as age and pregnancy relax the muscles that support the bladder. There are two types of incontinence. Stress incontinence happens when sudden movements, such as coughing or laughing, cause slight leakage of urine. It is more likely to be caused by a problem with the muscles around the bladder. Urge incontinence is when a woman has a very sudden need to empty her bladder for no reason, sometimes because of hearing or touching water, and she cannot always make it to the bathroom in time. It is more likely to be caused by a problem with the nerves that signal the bladder to empty.

Prolapse of an organ is a condition that sounds and feels very frightening to most women, but it is also incredibly common and can usually be repaired without problems. One-third of all women will experience a prolapse at some point in their lives. Like incontinence, prolapse is also more common with age because the supporting muscles of the pelvic floor become weaker. A prolapsed organ occurs when the internal organ slips out of its supporting muscle sling and droops or falls into the vagina or rectum. The most common prolapse is when the bladder falls partially into the vagina, but the uterus, urethra, bowels, and even the vagina and rectum themselves can prolapse. Symptoms vary, depending on which organ has shifted, but may include:
  • a heavy feeling or abdominal pressure
  • feeling something in the vagina
  • urinary problems
  • painful intercourse

Treatment varies, depending on the type and severity of the prolapse, and may include strengthening exercises, pushing the organ back into place, or surgery.
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