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Recognizing the Signs of Prostate Cancer

Prostate cancer survival rates have increased dramatically over the last several years, due in large part to early screen tests. These tests have been credited with detecting about 85% of prostate cancers, and this earlier detection means a greater chance of a successful treatment outcome. Warning Signs Unfortunately, very few men experience symptoms of prostate […]

11 14, 2019
Movember with Kasraeian Urology

Movember is an odd name for an important program that supports men’s health. This annual, month-long event focuses on raising awareness of prostate cancer, testicular cancer, mental health and suicide prevention among men. Movember is also a fundraiser used to support research for improved treatments and cures, and it all begins with growing facial hair. […]

11 12, 2019
The Importance of Getting a Second Opinion Before Treating Prostate Cancer

Other than skin cancer, prostate cancer is the most common cancer among men in the United States. More than 192,000 cases of prostate cancer were reported in 2016, the latest year for which data is available. Given the prevalence of prostate cancer, you want to make sure your diagnosis is correct and that you understand it before undergoing treatment that […]

11 05, 2019
Learn How InterStim Can Remedy Your Urinary Incontinence

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, and Ali Kasraeian, MD, offer neuromodulation therapy for urinary incontinence […]

10 31, 2019
Does Your Prostate Cancer Require Treatment?

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 Kasraeian offer state-of-the-art treatment to […]

10 31, 2019