Non-Mesh Urinary Leakage Surgery (Laparoscopic Burch)
Urinary leakage in women that is caused by physical activities such as sneezing, laughing, coughing, jumping, lifting, exercise or other similar activities is termed Stress Urinary Incontinence (SUI). This is a very common condition that affects women following childbirth and/or aging. Mild SUI may be successfully treated with pelvic floor exercises such as Kegels; however more severe leakage needs surgical correction of the ligament that supports the urethra (outlet of the bladder).
The Laparoscopic Burch procedure is a non-mesh surgery that restores the support of the bladder and has a cure rate for SUI of 80-90% (same as sling procedure, but without the mesh). The Burch procedure is considered a gold standard treatment for SUI and has been around for over 50 years. Very few surgical centers in the U.S. offer this procedure laparoscopically and therefore may tend to state that the only treatment option for SUI is one that utilizes mesh.
Get started here.
Your journey begins right now. Coming this far is the first step to achieving your cosmetic goals and aspirations. Dr. Matlock is standing by to begin the conversations that will change your life, build your confidence, and provide you the happiness that comes from looking and feeling your best. Fill out our secure request form below to learn more, or to schedule your consultation in-person, or via FaceTime or Skype with Dr. David Matlock. We look forward to understanding your vision further and making your dreams a reality.
Before & After Galleries
Dr. David Matlock is proud to have one of the largest Before & After Patient Galleries in all of Los Angeles, featuring hundreds of his satisfied patients from around the world. Click the link below to view all Patient Cases across all of the procedures we offer.
David Matlock, MD, MBA
Dr. Matlock is a world-renowned cosmetic surgeon known for his innovative techniques of Laser Vaginal Rejuvenation®, Designer Laser Vaginoplasty®, and Advanced Surgical Bodybuilding®. As a cosmetic surgeon to Hollywood’s elite, A-List celebrities, international royalty, and the most discerning of patients, Dr. Matlock’s expertise and attention to detail speaks for itself. We invite you to contact us today to speak to Dr. Matlock about your aesthetic goals and ambitions.