We want you to know that many people experience what you are going through. It is estimated, that nearly 13 million Americans suffer from urinary incontinence; 5.5 million suffer from fecal incontinence. In some cases, people are affected by both. You are not alone and we are here to help. The Pelvic Floor Center is the premiere facility in the nation focusing on the in-depth assessment and treatment of the pelvic floor. We see over a 400 patients each month, providing them with accurate assessment and options for proper therapeutic treatment. The Pelvic Floor Center provides diagnosis, consultation and treatment for: The first anorectal physiology laboratory was established in the Twin Cities by the physicians of Colon and Rectal Surgery Associates in 1980. Housed first at United Hospital and then at the former Midway Hospital, the laboratory and its treatments continued to evolve; adding sophisticated ultrasound technology, expertise in biofeedback and increasing our participation in clinical trials. In 2000, the Center was established as a free-standing clinic under the direction of Dr. Anders Mellgren. The Center continues to grow and expand its multidisciplinary approach to pelvic floor problems that has proven so beneficial to our patients.