What conditions could result in chronic pelvic pain?
Common health conditions causing chronic pelvic pain include PID (pelvic inflammatory disease), painful periods, fibroids, urinary tract infections, interstitial cystitis, and endometriosis.
Can long-term pelvic pain be treated successfully?
We can treat long-term pelvic pain successfully by identifying the underlying cause of the pain and finding a treatment that provides real-world relief. The approach may combine lifestyle changes, medications, and injections.
Are there new therapies to treat chronic pelvic pain?
The field of pelvic pain is constantly advancing, with new treatments becoming available. Because Dr. Sonia Bahlani is a leader in her field, you can expect concierge-style, personalized care focused on identifying the most effective treatment for your condition.
Is there a successful treatment for painful sexual intercourse?
Yes! If you find sexual intercourse painful, it is vital to find out why and determine which treatments will successfully resolve the issue.
What are the symptoms of pelvic pain?
Pelvic pain is experienced differently by every person but generally will include the following symptoms:
- A dull, aching pain
- Severe ongoing pain
- Sharp pain
- Intermittent pain
- A heavy sensation in the pelvic area
- Pain when going to the bathroom
- Pain after being seated for a longer period
- Pain during intercourse
Are there any treatments for pelvic pain that do not involve painkillers?
Addressing the pain with painkillers may relieve the sensation, but the underlying condition remains unresolved. Many pelvic pain treatments do not involve painkillers, such as other medications and therapies. A complete examination can determine the cause of the pain and treatment to resolve it rather than simply mask it.
Why choose Pelvic Pain Doc in NYC?
At Pelvic Pain Doc, you will be under the care of one of the state's most highly trained pelvic pain doctors and beyond. Dr. Sonia Bahlani has specialized training in pelvic pain and is a thought leader in this specific area of medicine. She is a frequent guest on TV and informational podcasts, speaking about the causes and treatments for pelvic pain. Dr. Bahlani is recognized in the medical community as a leading pelvic pain specialist, and her private clinic has been established to provide a five-star level of personalized care.
Does Pelvic Pain Doc accept insurance?
The clinic does not take health insurance but treats patients privately.