The primary cause of vaginal dryness or vaginal atrophy is reduction of estrogen which occurs during and after menopause. Childbirth and hysterectomy can be additional causes which can reduce estrogen production in the body. The following outlines treatment therapies available at NV Medical Orlando. Treatment: Local therapy: (Vaginal Therapy)
- Estrogen cream applied intravaginally at night can help improve vaginal blood flow, elasticity and lubrication.
- Hyaluronic Acid Vaginal Suppository provides hormone free relief from vaginal dryness which is recommended for women who are not good candidates for hormone supplementation, either due to prior history of stroke, breast cancer, uterine cancer or other conditions.
- Minimally Invasive Vaginal Therapy