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Overactive Bladder? InterStim May Be Right for You

Overactive Bladder (OAB) is a sudden and involuntary contraction of the bladder causing urinary urgency. Over 33 million Americans have this condition, according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, though many people are embarrassed to discuss their condition with their healthcare providers. There is no reason to be embarrassed and OAB is very treatable, […]

02 21, 2020
Getting a Second Opinion is More than a Formality

Receiving a diagnosis of prostate cancer is frightening and there is often an urge to start treatment immediately rather than get a second opinion. However, a second opinion can be a valuable tool in obtaining the best possible treatment. If you have been diagnosed with prostate cancer, you should get a second opinion because: • […]

02 21, 2020
Everything You Should Know About Aquablation® Therapy

As men age, their prostate naturally enlarges, but when this condition causes urinary issues or sexual dysfunction it is diagnosed as benign prostatic hyperplasia, most commonly referred to as BPH. This non-cancerous condition is common, especially in older men, and there are a variety of treatments to relieve or address this issue.   Aquablation® Therapy […]

02 01, 2020
The Many Benefits of an MRI Fusion Biopsy

Early diagnosis of prostate cancer can mean less-intrusive treatments and improved outcomes for men. One indicator of prostate cancer is high levels of prostate-specific antigen, or PSA, found during a blood test. Once high PSA levels are found, the next step in the treatment process is often to conduct a biopsy. What is an MRI […]

02 01, 2020
Best Tips to Maintain Urological Health this Holiday Season

With holiday gatherings and office parties, most people worry about gaining a few extra pounds during this time of year. While this is something to keep an eye on, taking the right steps to maintain urology health is also important. Whether you already experience urology issues or are simply want to protect your overall health, […]

12 19, 2019
A Deeper Look into UroLift

About 50% of men between the ages of 51 and 60 have enlarged prostates (BPH) and this number jumps to 90% for men older than 80. UroLift has proven to be a safe and effective treatment for relieving lower urinary tract symptoms due to BPH without compromising sexual function. Typical BPH symptoms include: • Urinating […]

12 18, 2019