Health Updates

The Benefits of Robotic Surgery

Robotic surgery harnesses precision, cutting-edge technology and puts it in the hands of highly trained surgeons. The result? Enhanced results and faster recovery for even complex urologic surgeries. Learn more about the benefits of robotic surgery.

Feb 8th, 2021
Understanding the Different Types of Incontinence

Urinary incontinence is the involuntary leakage of urine. Whether it’s a little or a lot, it can limit your quality of lifen and you shouldn’t ignore it. Take back control and learn more about the types of incontinence here.

Jan 20th, 2021
How a Vasectomy Works

Vasectomies are very effective in preventing pregnancy, but how does this male sterilization procedure work, exactly? Find the answers to all your questions — from what happens during surgery to when it starts being effective — right here.

Dec 8th, 2020
Help for Your Low Testosterone

Low testosterone can affect you both physically and mentally, from loss of muscle mass to low sex drive. If you have a hormonal imbalance, it’s time to find out how testosterone replacement therapy could help you feel like yourself again.

Nov 12th, 2020
Myths and Facts About Erectile Dysfunction

Erectile dysfunction is a common problem that makes it difficult or even impossible to achieve an erection. Men of all ages can get it, but there’s a lot of misinformation about what ED really is and how it’s treated. Learn the truth.

Oct 6th, 2020
Tips for Preventing a UTI

Urinary tract infections (UTIs) are common but bothersome. If you’ve had a UTI, chances are good that you don’t want to get another one. The good news is that a few simple lifestyle changes can help prevent a UTI from developing.

Sep 8th, 2020
A Look at the Different Types of Female Urinary Incontinence

Urinary incontinence is a common — but embarrassing — condition affecting millions of women. Involuntary urine leakage can keep you from enjoying life, but it doesn’t have to. Learn about common types of urinary incontinence and how to treat them.

Aug 18th, 2020
Which Penile Prosthesis Implant is Right For Me?

Severe erectile dysfunction significantly impacts your sex life. If conservative options like medication or a penis pump haven't made a difference, don’t give up hope. A penile prosthesis implant could be a good option for you. Learn more here.

Jul 16th, 2020
Telltale Signs You Have a Kidney Stone

Kidney stones are common, but symptoms range from sharp pain in your side to a burning sensation when you urinate. Learn more here about the telltale signs of a kidney stone and what you can do to pass the stone and stop the pain.

Jun 22nd, 2020
Does a Vasectomy Hurt?

Vasectomy is a safe, effective form of birth control. It’s a good option for men who don’t want to have children in the future, but the thought of having surgery “down there” makes many hesitate. But does a vasectomy really hurt? Find out here.

May 15th, 2020
5 Tips for Preventing Kidney Stones

Kidney stones are mineral deposits that form in kidneys and pass through the urinary tract, often causing intense pain along the way. While some risk factors like family history are unavoidable, here are tips that will help you prevent stones with lifestyl

Apr 22nd, 2020
When Should Prostate Cancer be Treated?

Prostate cancer is a common form of cancer affecting men today, but early detection and expert care mean you can continue enjoying life. Learn more about the best treatment options based on the cancer’s stage and your risk for disease progression.

Feb 14th, 2020
Telehealth: The Advantages of Telemedicine

Struggles to get to the clinic? Trying to reduce your exposure to COVID-19, as well as other contagious illnesses, and still need to see your doctor? Telehealth is safe and easy — receive quality care from anywhere.

Dec 23rd, 2020
Eczema Linked to High Risk for Impotence

Did you know that men with eczema may be exposed to a greater risk of erectile dysfunction (ED)? A new study involving 4,000 Taiwanese men with ED problems suggests the connection between impotence and this allergic skin condition.

Oct 7th, 2019
Atkins-Type Diet Programs

An Atkins-type diet is a high-protein nutrition regimen. In the past, there were concerns regarding its damaging effects on the kidneys.

Oct 7th, 2019
Cranberries Help Prevent Urinary Tract Infection

Did you know that drinking cranberry juice regularly can help prevent urinary tract infection (UTI)? A review of past studies confirms this. In addition, cranberry products seem to be especially beneficial for women with recurrent UTIs.

Oct 7th, 2019
What Causes Stress Incontinence?

One may call it an “accident” in adults. Stress incontinence is an inconvenient event when urine leaks uncontrollably, resulting from extra pressure put on the bladder.

Oct 7th, 2019
Does Vasectomy Reversal Work?

Vasectomy is a surgical procedure that involves closing the male’s vas deferens so that semen will no longer be released.

Oct 7th, 2019
What is Vasectomy?

There are only two birth control options available to men: condoms and vasectomy.

Oct 7th, 2019
What is Prostatitis?

Prostatitis is a condition described as an inflammation and infection of the prostate glands. Around 5 percent to 10 percent of prostatitis cases are caused by bacteria. However, this condition is not a risk factor for developing prostate cancer.

Oct 7th, 2019
What are Recurrent Urinary Tract Infections?

Did you know that children suffering from recurrent UTIs (urinary tract infections) aren’t faced with a higher risk of developing chronic kidney problems in the future?

Oct 7th, 2019