Blogs by Dr. Kathleen Connell

Dr. Kathleen Connell

Kathleen Connell, MD, is proud to be one of the first doctors in Colorado to become board certified in Urogynecology and is also board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology.

She serves as the Section Chief for Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery at the University of Colorado Urogynecology and is also Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Dr. Connell’s practice focuses on the kidneys and urinary system, with special medical interests in pelvic organ prolapse, incontinence, reconstructive pelvic surgery and reconstructive urology.

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Sling vs. Mesh: What You Need to Know

Just because you hear the word “mesh” doesn’t mean it’s the transvaginal type and harmful to your body. In fact, CU Urogynecology often recommends mesh as part of a sling treatment, for both incontinence and prolapse conditions. Key differences will help you determine the safest and best treatment.