Bladder & Bowel

Pain, pressure or bulging, leakage, constipation, and rushing to the toilet can make life quite unpleasant. At WHRIA, we provide a range of options for the diagnosis, treatment and management of a range of conditions affecting the bladder and bowel.

While this is not a complete list, some of the common complaints we can help you manage are:

  • Constipation and straining
  • Incontinence
  • Bladder and bowel control
  • Irritable bowel syndrome
  • Painful bladder syndrome
  • Prolapse
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Fertility

You might be planning or actively trying to have a baby, or you may just be concerned about your fertility. Perhaps you’d like help with contraception, or you’re already pregnant. At WHRIA, we provide care, education and support for women with fertility concerns – including pregnancy planning and fertility assessments. Please note we do not offer obstetric services at WHRIA.

We specialise in:

  • Asherman’s syndrome
  • Contraception
  • Pregnancy Planning and Support
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Gynaecology

Whether it’s period pain or problems, pap smears, vaginal dryness or pain, recurrent irritation or infection, first periods or menopause, our main priority is that you feel comfortable and safe to discuss any gynaecological issue, whilst being treated with respect and empathy. Your care is individualised to your specific needs and wishes.

We cover all aspects of gynaecology, though we specialise in:

  • Check-ups
  • Children and teenagers
  • Heavy bleeding
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Hormones

Our hormones are like secret little molecular messengers, which can affect many parts of our body and mind. They are secreted by glands in your endocrine system – a complex interconnected web, affected by many other aspects of your health, including diet, physical exercise and body weight. Even your mood and the amount of stress in your life can have an impact.. All these factors can then affect your hormones, so they are often used as a part of your overall management at WHRIA.

Some of the common hormonal issues we specialise in are:

  • Menopause
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pre-menstrual syndrome (PMS) and its more severe form, premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD)
  • Polycystic ovaries
  • Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS)
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Pelvic Pain

Pelvic pain can have many causes. At WHRIA we recognise that your pain is affected by your individual body and mind. We will listen to your story and what you think is happening, to help unravel the complex puzzle of pelvic pain. We will do our very best to identify the cause of your pain and develop a management plan, including strategies for self-management.

Our large team has broad expertise in all aspects of pelvic pain, with particular speciality in:

  • Endometriosis
  • Painful sex
  • Period pain
  • Pudendal neuralgia
  • Vulvar Pain
  • Vestibulodynia
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