© 2015

Female Pelvic Surgery

  • Farzeen Firoozi
  • Written entirely by experts in the field

  • Provides a step-by-step guide to surgical techniques

  • Richly detailed with illustrations, photographs and video clips


Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Yaniv Larish, Elizabeth Kavaler
    Pages 1-25
  3. Stephan Seklehner, Melissa A. Laudano, Richard Lee
    Pages 27-38
  4. Kai-Wen Chuang, Farzeen Firoozi
    Pages 39-54
  5. Kimberly L. Burgess, Steven W. Siegel
    Pages 55-71
  6. Nitya E. Abraham, Howard B. Goldman
    Pages 73-89
  7. Karen Soules, Ryan M. Krlin, Jack Winters
    Pages 91-102
  8. Christopher F. Tenggardjaja, Sandip P. Vasavada
    Pages 103-116
  9. Melissa A. Laudano, James M. Weinberger, Rajveer S. Purohit, Jerry G. Blaivas
    Pages 131-143
  10. Forrest C. Jellison, Shlomo Raz
    Pages 145-163
  11. Kelly C. Johnson, Eric S. Rovner
    Pages 165-177
  12. Geneviève Nadeau, Sender Herschorn
    Pages 179-192
  13. Nirmala Pillalamarri, Harvey Winkler
    Pages 203-224
  14. Teresa L. Danforth, David A. Ginsberg
    Pages 225-232
  15. Kelly A. Garrett
    Pages 233-251
  16. Cecile A. Unger, Marie Fidela R. Paraiso
    Pages 267-290
  17. Back Matter
    Pages 291-293

About this book


Female Pelvic Surgery provides a comprehensive, state-of-the-art surgical review of this field and will serve as a valuable resource for clinicians and surgeons. The text reviews the basic indications for treatment and details the many surgical approaches to the management of all pelvic floor disorders. In addition to step-by-step description in text, the volume provides illustrations/photographs of surgical techniques. Integration of surgical methods demonstrating the major repairs described in each section augment the textbook and serve as the tool for the education of clinicians and surgeons.

Female Pelvic Surgery provides a concise and comprehensive review of all the surgical approaches to female pelvic surgery and thus it will serve as an extremely useful resource for physicians dealing with and interested in the treatment of pelvic floor disorders.​



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Editors and affiliations

  • Farzeen Firoozi
    • 1
  1. 1.LIJ School of MedicineThe Smith Institute for Urology Hofstra North Shore-Lake SuccessUSA

About the editors

Farzeen Firoozi, MD, FACS

Director, Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery

The Smith Institute for Urology

Hofstra North Shore—LIJ School of Medicine

Lake Success, NY


Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Female Pelvic Surgery
  • Editors Farzeen Firoozi
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media New York 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-1-4939-1503-3
  • Softcover ISBN 978-1-4939-4669-3
  • eBook ISBN 978-1-4939-1504-0
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XVI, 293
  • Number of Illustrations 14 b/w illustrations, 25 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Urology
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
Industry Sectors
Health & Hospitals


From the book reviews:

“It provides up-to-date information on female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery based on the knowledge and expertise of an internationally renowned panel. The audience includes practicing urologists, gynecologists, female urology specialists, and urogynecologists. … This is a must for every physician/surgeon interested in pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery. It is a well-organized book written by an array of international authors with expertise in the field.” (Jeanne Llenado, Doody’s Book Reviews, January, 2015)