The Franciscan St. Anthony Health – Crown Point Center for Continence can help you overcome incontinence, a loss of bladder or bowel control that affects nearly 10 million Americans. Incontinence is not a disease, but a symptom of a medical condition that can be eliminated, controlled or managed.
Common causes of incontinence include sneezing, an overactive bladder, coughing, prostate surgery, laughing, impaired muscle or nerve functions, and rectal or pelvic floor surgeries.
Services and Tests
- Post Void Residual Check
- Bladder Scan
- Routine Foley and Suprapubic Catheter Changes
- Urethral Self Catheter Teaching
- Electrical Stimulation Therapy
- Bio Feedback Training
- EMG Study
Our professionally trained Center for Continence staff will examine your special needs and create an individualized treatment program for you. Our process utilizes behavior modification, pelvic muscle strengthening, or electrical stimulation to help bring the problem under control trying to alleviate the embarrassment, worry and even Isolation that incontinence can cause.
Make an appointment
Have additional questions or would like to make an appointment? call the Center for Continence at (219) 757-6020.