We aim to set and raise standards in urogynaecology by providing guidelines, training, research and clinical meetings for our members.

We encourage the study and management of female pelvic floor dysfunction, urinary incontinence, Vaginal prolapse and faecal incontinence.

We want to provide a united forum for practitioners with an interest in Urogynaecology throughout the UK and Republic of Ireland.

Named units being able to see and treat women with mesh related problems

The following units (download PDF here) have agreed that they are happy to see women who have significant mesh problems following incontinence or prolapse surgery where mesh was inserted.

The following personnel have confirmed that they will comply with set criteria of discussing all patients requiring surgery at a joint meeting to help determine best treatment options. The clinical lead will be responsible for submitting data on all patients undergoing surgery onto a national database and report them to HMRA. The clinical lead has taken responsibility for the unit.

Other medical staff from the hospital may also be involved in the care under the agreement with the clinical lead. This will be a local arrangement and each unit will be able to discuss further with any patients seen in that unit.

Units wishing to be named as a unit able to see and treat women with mesh related problems. Please read this explanatory letter here. And please complete this form and return it to aking@rcog.org.uk

Non-Mesh Continence Surgery Mentorship Scheme

This scheme is designed to guide training in non-mesh continence surgery, namely colposuspension and/or autologous fascial sling. 

New BSUG Trainees Database released

Following a joint project between the BSUG Audit / Database Committee and the Associate Members Committee we are pleased to release a new Trainees Database....

Future Meetings

18th
Feb

Laparoscopic Urogynaecology

 This is a one-day course in laparoscopic urogynaecology which is now becoming established in the management of urogynaecological conditions.

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22nd
Mar

BSUG Associate Members Day 2019

 The first annual BSUG Associate member's day, will be held at Sheffield Teaching Hospitals, South Yorks on March 22nd 2019. This is a day of urogynaecology and pelvic floor focussed talks aimed at core, ATSM and subspecialty trainees in Urogynaec Read More news

30th
May

Pregnancy, Childbirth and the Pelvic Floor

 This one day meeting aims to update delegates on contemporary clinical issues and controversies in the prevention, diagnosis and management of childbirth associated pelvic floor and perineal trauma.

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12th
Jul

Female Sexual Dysfunction and the Pelvic Floor

 This meeting aims to update delegates on current issues and clinical practice regarding female sexual problems,

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