Fun Facts!

  • POP is when the organs inside the pelvis drop closer to their opens (vaginal, urethral, and anal)
  • 40-50% of women* experience POP
  • Symptoms include feelings of heaviness or pressure as well as urinary and bowel difficulties
  • POP can be prevented and treated

Pelvic Organ Prolapse: Anatomy + Prevention

Learn what pelvic organ prolapse is, and how to prevent or manage it.

In this video, Dr. Katie Hunter, DPT will answer the following questions:

  • What is pelvic organ prolapse (POP)?
  • Who is at risk for POP?
  • How do I know if I have a prolapse?
  • What symptoms are associated with prolapse?
  • What can I do to prevent or manage prolapse?