Emily Bradley MD

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Board Certification

American Board of Urology; Subspecialty Certification Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery

Education

Dr. Bradley earned her medical degree from the University of Michigan, and completed an internship and residency in urology at the University of Virginia.

Special Interests

Dr. Bradley’s practice covers all areas of general urology with a special interest in urologic cancers, incontinence, laparoscopic surgery, voiding dysfunction and kidney stones.

With the additional certification for ‘female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery’, Dr. Bradley has a special interest in the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the female pelvic muscles, also known as pelvic floor disorders. Comprehensive management includes the preventive, diagnostic and therapeutic procedures necessary for the total care of the female patient with these conditions, complications and abnormalities resulting from them.

Some conditions treated include:

  • Cystocele
  • Enterocele
  • Female genital prolapse
  • Fistulas
  • Urinary incontinence
  • Interstitial cystitis
  • Lichen planus
  • Lichen sclerosus
  • Müllerian agenesis
  • Overactive bladder
  • Painful intercourse
  • Pelvic organ prolapse
  • Rectocele
  • Rectovaginal fistula
  • Recurrent urinary tract infections
  • Urinary incontinence
  • Urinary retention
  • Vaginal agenesis
  • Vaginal septum
  • Voiding difficulties

Diagnostic tests and procedures performed include:

  • Cystourethroscopy
  • Urodynamic testing
  • Ultrasound

Specialty treatments available include:

  • Behavioral modification
  • Botulinum toxin injection
  • Dietary modification
  • Fascial grafts
  • Laparoscopic reconstruction
  • Medications
  • Pelvic floor re-education
  • Pessary (for prolapse and incontinence)
  • Pubovaginal slings
  • Relaxation techniques
  • Sacral nerve stimulation
  • Urethral injections
  • Urethral reconstruction
  • Vaginal prolapse repairs
  • Vaginal reconstruction

Practice Philosophy

“I believe in combining up-to-date knowledge with a compassionate, individualized approach to patient care. Being an excellent doctor involves not only a comprehensive understanding of the disease state, but the ability to effectively communicate with and educate each patient so that they can be a partner in determining their treatment plan.”

Clinical Research

At the Polyclinic, the needs of the patient come first. Part of this commitment involves conducting clinical trials with the goal of helping people live longer, healthier lives. Learn more about trials conducted by this provider.

Media

Incontinence Treatment- KING-5 Evening Magazine

Polyclinic physicians Drs. Emily Bradley and Regina LaGalbo were featured on KING-5's Evening Magazine discussing an issue most women don't talk about: incontinence. Take a look, as the two describe this common problem that affects women of all ages and the many treatment options available.

Recognition

Seattle Met Top Docs
Seattle Mag Top Docs