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New Ring Pessary Clinic!

We have exciting news!

GPHA Clinic now has a Ring Pessary clinic for private patients replacement ring pessaries! You can visit the link below for more information via our Clinic website.


Here is some more information Ring Pessaries and the Clinic

What is a Pessary?

A pessary is a crafted medical-grade silicone, it is designed to be a gentle support device to alleviate the symptoms of Pelvic Organ Prolapse (vaginal prolapse). Pessaries come in various shapes and sizes to accommodate the nuances of your pelvic organ position and activity levels, pessaries can be daily or long-term solutions for everyday continence comfort. 

What are pessary rings used for 

Pessaries that are long term or removable, contribute to managing urinary incontinence, relieving discomfort, and offering support during physical activities. Additionally, they assist in enhancing pelvic floor function and act as a supportive ally while awaiting surgery for other conditions. 

How much is a Ring Pessary replacement?

It is £35 for any patient that have a regular PVC Ring Pessary fitting. 

Where do I get a Pessary from?

We store a variety of PVC vaginal Ring Pessary sizes, you will not need any prescriptions. The Pessary is included in your appointment, we only need to know your ring size.  

How long is the Pessary Fitting Appointment?

Appointments are 20 minutes, the service is a replacement service only. 

What Happens at a Pessary Fitting Appointment?

Prior to your appointment you will have been asked a few questions necessary to ensure the service is right for you.  

When you have arrive at your appointment, we will go through your medical history and find out your ring size.  

You will have an examination to ensure there are no problems with your current ring size. It is then removed, and the new vaginal Pessary is inserted. We will then provide you with post insertion advice.