Rhode Island Monthly Health & Wellness 2014 : Page 10

Surgical PreciSion Our Center for Women’s Health Is Centered On You. |   |    CONTINUED frOm PAGE 8 • Comprehensive Ob/Gyn Care • Contraception Counseling • HPV Vaccinations • Minimally Invasive Surgeries • Family-Centered Maternity Services • Midwifery Services The South County Hospital Center for Women’s Health – Obstetrics & Gynecology is a leading center of excellence for women’s healthcare. We are dedicated to providing state-of-the-art, personalized care at every stage of a woman’s life. And our holistic approach to your health and well-being cares for you in body, mind, and spirit. cancer. So it was an excellent opportu-nity to come here and work with them,” says Golijanin. The MIUI approach is all-inclusive. When a patient comes in with a new diagnosis of cancer, he meets with the multidisciplinary cancer team, which is the oncologist, the radiologist and the urologist, all in one visit. Instead of going to three offices and getting three opinions, he gets one consensus from the experts. If the patient chooses surgery, he returns to the clinic for a review of his pathology and to see if he needs additional therapy like radia-tion or chemotherapy. The center also handles all the issues that come with the diagnosis. “After prostatectomy, for example, we know the patient is going to have impotency and incontinence, so we built a men’s health center, which focuses on the erectile dysfunction, the penile rehabilitation and the urinary incontinence. If it’s a bladder patient, they may get chemo pre-operatively, or Dr. Golijanin might make them a new bladder out of bowel and reconnect it so Obstetrics & Gynecology |   | Wakefield ~ East Greenwich ~ Charlestown ~ Westerly www.schospital.com ~ 401 789-0661    Continued on page 12 10 Rhode Island Monthly | Guide to Health and Wellness 2014

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