UF Health MedEd Cast

Pelvic Organ Prolapse

Emily Weber LeBrun, MD - Speaker Bio
Dr. Weber LeBrun is an associate professor and chief of female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery in the UF Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. A Gainesville native and University of Florida College of Medicine alumna, Dr. Weber completed her residency at Baystate Medical Center at Tufts Medical School. She then completed an accredited three-year fellowship in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery and earned a Master of Science in Clinical Investigation at the University of Massachusetts in Worcester. She is uniquely skilled in the treatment of women with pelvic floor disorders and as part of the UF Pelvic Floor Program; she collaborates with UF physicians in other departments to provide multi-disciplinary care to patients throughout North Central Florida.
  • Topic Info:Emily Weber LeBrun MD discusses Pelvic Organ Prolapse. She shares insight into some key recommendations for practice and how first line conservative management can offer women an improved quality of life.

    She helps us to understand the frequency of pelvic floor disorders and recognize the typical symptoms experienced by female patients with pelvic organ prolapse. She identifies the critical elements of an evaluation for pelvic organ prolapse and provides guidance for patients regarding treatment options, and she describes the fundamental surgical procedures used to treat pelvic organ prolapse.