Physician Referral Letter

To My Dear Patients and Referring Providers, I have been fortunate to be one of the few surgeons trained and now providing specialized transgender reconstructive surgery. Due to the volume of this specialty and also trying to balance the volume of my Urogynecology Center of San Francisco practice, I need to refocus and simplify my…

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8 Reasons to Choose the Urogynecology Center of San Francisco (UGCSF)

Heidi Wittenberg is a trained and experienced board-certified urogynecologist. She specializes in benign female pelvic floor conditions that are not typically treated by a standard gynecologist. Wittenberg was named as one of the Bay Area’s “Top Doctors” in 2016 by San Francisco Magazine and was nominated as one of the San Francisco and the Bay…

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Visit the New UGCSF Video Galley Featuring Dr. Heidi Wittenberg

We invite patients to check out our brand new video gallery featuring our own Dr. Heidi Wittenberg. Patients can now watch Dr. Wittenberg discuss common urogynecological conditions and the treatment options available at UGCSF. Some of the conditions and treatments featured in our video gallery include: urinary incontinence, bladder control therapy, fecal incontinence, bowel control therapy, and…

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Top Myths and Misconceptions about Urogynecology with Dr. Heidi Wittenberg

Dr. Wittenberg recently discussed some of the top myths and misconceptions surrounding urogynecology today. Many of these myths are deeply rooted in long-held beliefs about the female body, what it means to be a woman, and even modern concerns like the difficultly of diagnosing endometriosis. We encourage patients to read through Dr. Wittenberg’s comments below…

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Dr. Wittenberg Performs Successful Laparoscopic Robotic Hysterectomy

Dr. Wittenberg recently performed a laparoscopic robotic hysterectomy on a patient with a 24-week size uterine fibroid that weighed over 1200 grams. Dr. Wittenberg kindly took the time to answer questions in regard to this recent surgery below. What were the patient’s symptoms prior to the hysterectomy? The patient presented with menorrhagia (heavy menstrual bleeding)…

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