Urology


March 8, 2019

Tiny Implant Cures Patient’s Incontinence

The symptoms of her overactive bladder came out of nowhere, 37-year-old Shonae Williams said. In the weeks before she was referred to Ayman Mahdy, M.D., a urology specialist at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), Williams had no choice but to buy adult diapers. “I was at the extreme, and I needed help,” she said. Williams,…


UAMS Cures Patient’s Incontinence, Prevents Need for Dialysis

Incontinence turned Laurene Payton’s life upside down for more than a year. “I couldn’t cough, sneeze, run, jump,” said Payton, 45, whose problem developed after back surgery. “It’s kind of embarrassing to go anywhere when you have that condition, so I didn’t get out much.” Then her prognosis became even more dire. Payton, of Hot…