Support the Vaginal Apex: When the Roof Comes Falling Down

Anna Kirby, MD, presents to help us understand the anatomy of vaginal support and when and why apical suspensions are indicated. She will describe the advantages and disadvantages of the most common surgeries for vaginal apical prolapse and how to counsel a patient considering surgery. Also, she will estimate the risk of de novo stress incontinence and the risks & benefits of continence surgery at the time of prolapse surgery.

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Anna C. Kirby, MD.

Anna C. Kirby, MD

Obstetrician/Gynecologist and Urogynecologist

Anna C. Kirby, M.D., M.A.S. is a board-certified obstetrician/gynecologist and a fellowship-trained urogynecologist specializing in female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery. Dr. Kirby received her medical degree at the University ...

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