Pelvic Floor Specialist

May 17, 2021 | Healthcare, Maresme & Girona, Maternity Services, Spain


pelvic floor specialistDr. Joan Melendez Muñoz is Pelvic Floor Specialist based in Girona, Spain. He attended medical school at Universitat Autónoma de Barcelona. After graduating, he moved to London where he completed his general training in Obstetrics and Gynaecology. After years combining clinical work and research, he became a member of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists in 2013 and was awarded his Specialist certification in 2015. He has since undertaken a 2-year fellowship in the Pelvic Floor Unit in Monash Health, in Melbourne, Australia, helping women suffering from pelvic floor disorders and childbirth trauma. In 2017 he was elevated to Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists for his work and contribution to the field.

Dr. Melendez Muñoz is now the head of the Pelvic Floor Unit at the referral hospital in the region, Hospital Josep Trueta in Girona. He also offers private consultations. His main specialty is pelvic floor problems (prolapse and incontinence) and he also offers assistance for general gynaecological problems and antenatal care, pregnancy and delivery at Meléndez Ginecologia. His patients and colleagues praise his calm and warm approach, his accessibility and his outstanding clinical and technical skills.

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Contact Details:

C/ Juli Garreta nº1 Piso 2º 1ª, 17002 Girona
+34 972 20 29 79
Whatsapp enquiries +34 672 494 457

1 response to “Pelvic Floor Specialist”

  1. MumAbroad says:

    I have had problems with my bladder and womb for years. I have seen different doctors and recently I have been seeing a physiotherapist. At one point the prolapse was so severe, she suggested I go see a specialist for a second opinion, that I would probably need surgical treatment.

    I went to see Dr. Melendez and he was great. He examined me and assessed the condition and then he explained everything nicely and in layman terms so I could understand it all. He draw pictures and showed me on the ultrasound. He never push me into anything, Instead he gave me options, always balancing pros and cons. He made me feel I was part of the process and I felt I was in control of the decision making at all times. I was so happy I couldn’t wait to call my physiotherapist to say thank you for referring me to him. (Marta S)

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