Arizona Urogynecology in the Media

Dr. Mohamed Akl's publications and presentations on gynecology, urogynecology, obstetrics and robotic surgery including da VinciDr. Akl wants his patients to be as informed as possible. The articles and videos on this page are intended to inform you so that you can better prepared for your visit with us. The following articles are in Adobe Acrobat format. You will need the free Adobe reader to view them. Get the latest reader here. Click on the “Videos” tab above to see video interviews with Dr. Akl.

“Procedures to treat incontinence” SE Valley Living, Arizona Repubic.
“Pelvic pain may be tied to bladder” SE Valley Living,Arizona Republic.
“Treatment for overactive bladder” SE Valley Living, Arizona Republic.
“Incontinence can be treatable” The Chandler Republic, Arizona Republic.
“Will Robots Transforn Gynecologic Surgery?” Contemporary Ob/Gyn Magazine.

Dr. Akl provides detailed information about Urinary Tract Infections and Interstitial Cystitis in these videos. Simply locate the video you wish to see from the index below and click on the video thumbnail.

Urinary tract infections (UTIs) and the impact of sexual intercourse are explained, including the question of whether urination after sex can reduce the chances of a UTI.

Dr. Akl describes the relationship between urinary tract infections (UTI) and interstitial cystitis and explains which food exacerbates interstitial cystitis symptoms.

Dr. Akl recalls the possible long-term complications that can arise when a urinary tract infection (UTI) is left untreated and explains how a woman can prevent UTIs.

Dr. Akl explains the best way for a woman to advocate for herself when she suspects she has a urinary tract infection (UTI) and recalls the most effective treatment options.

Dr. Akl shares the causes of urinary tract infections (UTI) and describes the signs and symptoms associated with UTIs.

Dr. Akl explains what a woman should do if she is commonly diagnosed with urinary tract infections (UTI) and shares if over-the-counter UTI treatments are effective.

Dr. Akl describes interstitial cystitis and recalls the causes.

Dr. Akl shares how interstitial cystitis is diagnosed and treated.