Lora A. Plaskon

Lora A. Plaskon, MD, FPMRS, MS

Schedule an Appointment

To schedule an appointment with Lora A. Plaskon please call 425-392-8611.

Accepting new patients.

Profile

Gender:
Female
Year joined staff:
2003

Specialty

  • Urogynecology

Areas of Interest

Female pelvic floor surgery- incontinence/prolapse, urinary stones - treated with laser lithotripsy, and male prostate enlargement - treated with PCP laser therapy

Languages

  • English

Education

Education

1982-1986
Purdue University, Bachelor of Science in Nuclear Engineering
1991-1995
Indiana University, MD

Residency

1995-2002
University of Washington, Urology

Fellowship

1999-2000
University of Washington, National Institutes of Health Public Health Fellowship

Practice Philosophy

Dr. Plaskon is a founding member of Athena Women’s Health – the only practice like it on the West Coast providing the full spectrum of women’s urology, urogynecology and pelvic rehabilitative services. Athena’s mission is to treat women from adolescence to elderly ages with bladder, bowel and sexual health problems by providing education and honoring her choice in a spectrum of evidence-based services. Athena’s services go from conservative noninvasive options to the most sophisticated innovative reconstructive procedures.  Athena is a destination specialty clinic for women seeking the highest standard of care in female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery. 

Board Certification

American Board of Urology

Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery

Clinical Interest

Urinary incontinence

Overactive bladder

Sexual health

Sexual pain

Vaginal prolapse

Vaginal laxity

Complex vaginal reconstruction

Complex vaginal revision surgeries

Vaginal mesh

Labiaplasty

Postpartum bowel, bladder, sexual dysfunction

Natural orifice surgery

Kidney stone treatment and prevention

Congenitalism adult care

Pelvic floor disorders

Vaginismus

Elimination dysfunction

Teaching or Professional Positions

Consultant and surgical proctor

Professional Memberships

American Urogynecologic Society

American Urology Association

Honors, Awards, etc.

See websites:

www.athenawomenshealth.com

www.loraplaskonmd.com

Office Information

Provider's Contact Information

  • Office Phone: 425-392-8611
  • Fax: 425-392-9012

http://athenawomenshealth.com/

Office Hours

M-Thurs: 8-5, & Fri: 8-4

Locations

  • Athena Urology
    Suite #205
    6520 226th Pl. SE
    Issaquah, Washington 98027

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