Overactive bladder (OAB) is the name applied for a constellation of urinary symptoms. The most common symptoms of overactive bladder include:
Sudden urge to urinate that is difficult to control
Overactive Bladder may result in leakage which is called incontinence. Although many people think that overactive bladder symptoms are just a part of getting older – it is not. There are many treatments available to help with these lifestyle prohibitive symptoms.
The physicians at Athens Area Urology will perform a complete diagnostic evaluation and help you select a management strategy that is best suited for you. Many people notice an improvement in their symptoms with dietary and lifestyle modifications. We also offer a variety of medications that help many people with overactive bladder symptoms. For those that are refractory to medications, we offer several procedures to help alleviate the symptoms of overactive bladder.