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Learn How InterStim Can Remedy Your Urinary Incontinence Sep 17th, 2019

Depending on the severity and underlying cause of your incontinence or bladder control issues, conservative treatments, such as medication and behavior modification, may not be enough.  If you struggle to manage your symptoms effectively, you may be a good candidate for InterStim™, a type of neuromodulation therapy.  Ahmad Kasraeian, MD,...

Does Your Prostate Cancer Require Treatment? Aug 13th, 2019

Anyone hearing the news "you have cancer" naturally assumes removing it as soon as possible is the best course of action. In the case of prostate cancer, however, sometimes watching and waiting is the best advice. Here at Kasraeian Urology in Jacksonville and Jacksonville Beach, Florida, Drs. Ahmad and Ali...

What is Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH)? Jul 5th, 2019

Find out if your urinary issues are due to an enlarged prostate gland. Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), also known as prostate enlargement, is a condition that most men don’t know about but it’s still the most common prostate issue affecting men over 50 years old. As the prostate enlarges it presses...

Getting an MRI Fusion Biopsy Jul 1st, 2019

Find out how this biopsy procedure improves the detection of prostate cancer. Approximately one in nine men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer during their lifetime, and the American Cancer Society estimates that in 2019, there will be more than 174,000 new cases of prostate cancer in the US. Since...

What are the Symptoms of Testicular Cancer? May 14th, 2019

It’s important to be able to pinpoint the early warning signs of testicular cancer. Did you know that for men ages 15-44, testicular cancer is the most diagnosed form of cancer? Testicular cancer cases have continued to increase over the last 40 years, which is why it’s more important than ever to turn...

HIFU Treatment for Prostate Cancer May 7th, 2019

How can high-intensity focused ultrasound treatment treat prostate cancer? If you've been recently diagnosed with prostate cancer it can be a scary experience. It's important to know that our medical team of urologists can provide you with the support and treatment options to manage your prostate cancer. Our Jacksonville, FL,...

The Importance of Having a Urologist Apr 29th, 2019

How your urologists in Jacksonville can help you So why do you need a urologist? Urologists are specialists who diagnose and treat conditions and diseases of the urinary tract. Urinary tract problems are common, so you may need to seek out the services of an expert in the field of...

What is Erectile Dysfunction? Oct 28th, 2018

Erectile dysfunction is a serious problem which can affect your everyday life in more ways than one. However, with help from your urologist, you can understand erectile dysfunction, receive a solid diagnosis, and learn about your treatment options to help you lead a healthy, happy, and normal life. Find out more...

Treating Pelvic Dysfunction and Pain May 29th, 2018

Find out what might be causing your pelvic pain and what you can do about it. Maybe you’ve heard about the pelvic floor before but you don’t really know what it is. The pelvic floor is a series of muscles that support the bladder, bowels, and uterus in a woman....

What is Overactive Bladder? Jan 17th, 2018

Could that sudden need to run to the bathroom be the result of an overactive bladder? Are you worried that a day at the mall, out with friends or even watching a movie in the theatre could lead to sudden panic the moment you realize you have to go to...

What is ED? Nov 26th, 2017

Erectile dysfunction (ED) is a condition that makes it difficult for men to achieve and/or maintain an erection. Although the risk for ED (also own as impotence) tends to increase with age and tends to be more common over the age of 50, it can affect men at any age. There...

Welcome to Our Blog Oct 12th, 2017

Welcome to the Blog of Kasraeian Urology Kasraeian Urology would like to welcome you to our blog. Here you will find informative and useful postings about urology and our practice. At Kasraeian Urology we believe that educated patients are better prepared to make decisions regarding their health and wellbeing.  Our...