InterStim Center of Excellence, and the only urologist the Lexington area to earn this prestigious designation for treating overactive bladder and incontinence. The InterStim Center of Excellence, awarded by Medtronic, recognizes physicians who demonstrate exemplary use of the InterStim system and a commitment to patient care for those suffering from symptoms associated with overactive bladder, accidental bowel leakage and urinary incontinence. InterStim therapy, also known as sacral neuromodulation, uses an implantable device to send mild electrical impulses to stimulate the sacral nerves.
The Center of Excellence designation is awarded based on several criteria, including:
• Exemplary use of the InterStim system
• Commitment to patient care for those suffering from symptoms associated with overactive bladder and fecal incontinence who have not received relief with other conservative treatments.
• Established Care Pathway that outlines treatment
• Board certified physician in urology