Holloway Named Clinical Coordinator Of Parkridge's Pelvic Floor Center

Friday, August 16, 2013

Wendy Holloway, RN, has been named the new clinical coordinator of the Pelvic Floor Center at Parkridge Medical Center. Ms. Holloway holds a degree in Nursing from Jacksonville State University. Before coming to Parkridge Medical Center, she worked in the Emergency Department at DeKalb Regional Medical Center in Ft. Payne, AL. 

“We are excited to have Wendy join our team at the Pelvic Floor Center at Parkridge,” said Sande Shealy, Director of Ambulatory Surgery.  “Her compassion and clinical expertise make her an excellent addition to our team.” 

The Pelvic Floor Center at Parkridge offers comprehensive treatment options for people suffering from bowel and bladder issues. The Center offers both non-surgical and surgical options for the relief of conditions such as pelvic organ prolapse, urinary incontinence, fecal incontinence, chronic constipation, and more. The Center combines the services of a colorectal surgeon, gynecologist, and urologist in one location to effectively diagnose and treat the full spectrum of pelvic floor disorders. 


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