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Erin S Lavelle, MD
Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery
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Expertise: Cystocele, Fecal...See all...

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Locations

West Penn Hospital (Primary)
4815 Liberty Ave, Suite GR-50
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
Fax (412) 605-6467
North Fayette Health + Wellness Pavilion
North Fayette Health + Wellness Pavilion
200 Quinn Dr, Suite 270
Pittsburgh, PA 15275
Fax (412) 605-6467
3063 Freeport Rd, Suite C
Natrona Heights, PA 15065
Fax (412) 605-6467

Certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Dr. Lavelle specializes in the diagnosis and care of women with pelvic organ prolapse and urinary incontinence. She has expertise in minimally invasive surgery, female pelvic medicine, and reconstructive surgery.

After earning her medical degree at the University of Washington School of Medicine in Seattle, Dr. Lavelle completed her obstetrics, gynecology, and reproductive sciences residency and a fellowship in female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery at Magee-Womens Hospital of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center.

She is a member of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, American Urogynecologic Society, and Society for Gynecologic Surgeons. She is also the primary researcher for a study of acute urinary retention following pelvic reconstructive surgery.

Dr. Lavelle has medical privileges at West Penn Hospital and Bethel Park Surgery Center.

Languages Spoken

English

Expertise

Cystocele
Fecal Incontinence
Female Pelvic Medicine
Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery
Fistula-Rectovaginal
Mesh Complications
Overactive Bladder
Pelvic Floor Disorders
Pelvic Organ Prolapse
Periurethral Mass
Rectocele
Recurrent Urinary Tract Infection
Stress Urinary Incontinence
Urethral Diverticula
Urgency Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Urgency
Urogynecology
Vaginal Mass

Ratings

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Discussion of proposed treatments (options, risks, benefits, etc.)

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Recent Patient Comments

"[...] I feel 100% confident with Dr Lavelle's care. She was very kind and explained everything thoroughly."

November 20, 2023

"Good"

November 15, 2023

"[...] Dr Lavelle and her medical assistants [...] were very kind, empathic, caring and concerned about me. [...] helped reassure me and calm me prior to appt and made sure I had everything I needed after the appt. Dr Lavelle was wonderful. She listened and heard me/ my concerns and questions. Was very gentle with any physical interactions. Explained and discussed issues, suggestions, and offered treatment options right away. After a year of suffering she was able to confirm what I was already doing was good and offered more treatment plan options, Explained the options and answered questions. She made me feel heard. I have already recommended her to others. I am confident that regards of her outcome of the initial treatments, if those work, she will try to find others and not let me feel like there is no solutions or next steps or just refer me to someone else just to get rid of me. I wish all doctors would show the empathy and understanding she does."

October 30, 2023

"Very knowledgeable"

October 02, 2023

"Liked her she took time to evaluate the problem"

August 28, 2023

"I really liked her and will follow her prescribed meds and PT & follow up."

July 21, 2023

"Excellent experience with Dr. Lavalle as well as your office manager. Her name escapes me at the moment."

July 17, 2023

"Dr. Lavelle is the best. I really like her."

July 08, 2023

"100% she was awesome and exactly who I needed to see"

June 27, 2023

"As I stated, the doctor treated me like I was special. Couldn't ask for more!"

June 13, 2023

Credentials

Fellowship

Magee Women's Hospital of UPMC

School

University of Washington School of Medicine

Board

AB Obstetrics & Gynecology - Female Pelvic & Reconstructive
American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology

Residency

Magee Women's Hospital of UPMC
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