Lauren Pokala, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC
Family Nurse Practitioner, Women's Health
Western University of Health Sciences, MSN
The University of Texas at Austin, BSN
Lauren Pokala, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC, is a licensed family nurse practitioner in Women’s Health, a clinical partnership between Ascension Seton and UT Health Austin. She specializes in treating patients with pelvic organ prolapse and urinary incontinence.
Lauren Pokala earned her master’s in nursing from Wester University of Health Sciences and her bachelor’s in nursing from The University of Texas at Austin.
Lauren Pokala’s clinical interests include pessary use for the management of prolapse/incontinence, access to pelvic floor health for marginalized and transgender populations, and decreasing the stigma associated with urinary/fecal incontinence.
Lauren Pokala is a family nurse practitioner with Ascension Medical Group.
- Incomplete bladder emptying
- Pelvic organ prolapse
- Pessary care
- Postoperative care
- Urinary incontinence
- American Association of Nurse Practitioners, Family Nurse Practitioner
- Texas Board of Nursing, Licensed Advanced Practice Registered Nurse
- Texas Board of Nursing, Licensed Registered Nurse