OUR COMMITMENT

to you goes far beyond the medical services we provide.

Our team, which includes female urologists, urogynecologists, nurse practitioner and staff, will take every opportunity to provide an experience that exceeds your expectations.

Our comprehensive array of services ensures that you will receive the medical knowledge and support you need for all of the important stages of your life.

A HISTORY OF EXCELLENCE

PROVIDING THE BEST WOMEN'S HEALTH SERVICES

Problems

  • Incontinence

    Urinary incontinence can be troublesome and embarrassing, but it is treatable.

  • Interstitial Cystitis

    Interstitial Cystitis (IC) is a condition that causes pain or discomfort in the bladder and the surrounding pelvic region. The symptoms are different for each person and can change on a case to case basis. Pain may worsen as the bladder fills or is emptied....

  • Kidney Stones

    Many patients consider kidney stones as simply a very painful nuisance which has to be tolerated periodically. In fact, kidney stone disease is a complex problem with various types of stones and with many different causes. At Urology Centers of Alabama, we utilize state of the art equipment and techniques to successfully treat stones. However, careful evaluation and management options also allow us to successfully prevent recurrent stone episodes in many patients.

  • Mesh Related Complications

    Unfortunately, there are many women that have had adverse effects from the use of surgical mesh to treat pelvic prolapse. Women have reported infections, chronic pelvic pain, and painful intercourse...

  • Overactive Bladder (OAB)

    Overactive bladder is a problem with the storage function of the bladder. This problem causes a sudden urge to urinate. Often times, this urge is difficult to stop, which leads to an involuntary loss of urine, also known as incontinence...

  • Pelvic Floor Disorders

    Pelvic prolapse or vaginal vault prolapse is a very common condition characterized by the herniation of pelvic organs, bladder (cystocele), rectum, (rectocele), small intestine (enterocele), uterus, or vagina. These organs herniated due to weakness of support...

  • Pelvic Pain

    One of the most challenging urological disease conditions for patient and doctor alike is chronic pelvic pain. If you are frustrated by this problem, you are not alone. Chronic pelvic pain includes the syndromes chronic prostatitis and interstitial cystitis/...

  • Pelvic Prolapse

    Pelvic prolapse or vaginal vault prolapse is a very common condition characterized by the herniation of pelvic organs, bladder (cystocele), rectum, (rectocele), small intestine (enterocele), uterus, or vagina. These organs herniated due to weakness of support...

  • Urinary Tract Infections

    Urinary Tract Infections are one of the most common infections to affect people. Urinary tract infections (UTIs) can affect men, women, and children, but women suffer more frequently from these infections. Fortunately, UTIs can usually be treated successfully...

  • Vaginal Atrophy

    Vaginal atrophy is the thinning, drying, and inflammation of the vaginal walls that occurs as estrogen levels drop. It is mostly more pronounced after menopause. Vaginal atrophy can cause painful intercourse, and an increase in UTIs, as well as other urinary symptoms.

Solutions

  • Botox Treatment (Incontinence)

    Botox is indicated for the treatment of overactive bladder (OAB) with symptoms of urge urinary incontinence, urgency and frequency, in adults who have an inadequate response to or are intolerant of an anticholinergic medication...

  • da Vinci Sacrocolpopexy

    Sacrocolpopexy is a procedure performed using the da Vinci Robotic System to correct vaginal vault prolapse. The robotic procedure allows the physician to correct the prolapse and thus provide the patient with a durable repair. Unlike the open repair, the da...

  • Incontinence Treatments

    Slings This is a minimally invasive procedure that uses a small, thin mesh or “tape” to create a “hammock” effect under the urethra. This can be approached via the pubic symphysis or the obturator area. It is important to note that after careful data...

  • Interstim Therapy

    InterStim Therapy (also called “sacral nerve stimulation”) is used to treat people with two seemingly opposite problems. The first is non-obstructive urinary retention (poor emptying in the absence of blockage of the urinary tract as may occur with...

  • Mesh Related Solutions

    When mesh failure occurs, it causes great distress for so many women. We approach this problem with compassion and understanding. After mesh failure is confirmed, the least invasive treatment is usually attempted first. The treatment options can vary greatly depending on the location and severity of the damage.

  • MonaLisa Touch

    Would you like to regain you femininity? Now it’s possible with no pain, no side effects and in just a few minutes. MonaLisa Touch is a painless and minimally invasive laser treatment for vaginal rejuvenation...

  • Pelvic Floor Therapy

    The UCA Women’s Center is proud to partner with Drayer Physical Therapy to offer Pelvic Floor Rehabilitation to those suffering from Pelvic Floor Disorders...

  • Sex Therapy

    The UCA Women’s Center is now working alongside Mind, Body & Heart Wellness Clinic to offer Sex Therapy Services for couples...

  • Stress Incontinence

    Symptoms Stress incontinence is the involuntary loss of urine associated with physical activity such as coughing, sneezing, and exercising. It is caused by several factors some of which may be childbirth and previous pelvic surgeries. As many as 50% of all...

  • Ureteropelvic Obstruction/Pyeloplasty

    Urology Centers of Alabama offers robotic, laparoscopic surgery to reconstruct an obstructed ureter and renal pelvis due to a condition known as a uretero-pelvic junction (UPJ) obstruction. This operation is known as a pyeloplasty and can be done using the da...

Our Mission

Our Mission

For more than 60 years, Urology Centers of Alabama has provided state-of-the-art, patient-centered urologic care with integrity and compassion.

Medical Excellence

Medical Excellence

The UCA Women’s Center provides a wide array of services specializing in the care of various female urological, sexual function, and pelvic floor conditions.

Patient Care

Patient Care

As a division of Urology Centers of Alabama, our staff of Urologists and Urogynecologists will continue our dedication to quality care and commitment to provide the highest quality medical care.

What Our Patients Are Saying

Sharon Patient, US

After years of suffering with one UTI after another, one of my doctors referred me to Dr. Rookis and what a life changer that’s been! She is incredible, understanding, empathetic, and female!

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