Why Men should get a Vasectomy?

August 15th, 2018
Why Men should get a Vasectomy?

Most men cringe at the idea of sharp instruments surrounding their manhood.  As an urologist I have a different perspective, and I am here to quell your fears while sharing some of the most important reasons why men should get a vasectomy.
Why Men should get a Vasectomy?
Effective
Vasectomy is the most effective and durable form of birth control.

Are Prostate Cancer Deaths On The Rise?

June 27th, 2018
Are Prostate Cancer Deaths On The Rise?

No, prostate cancer deaths continue to decline among all men, according to the American Cancer Society.  Treatment for both localized, and advanced, prostate cancer has continued to improve.
Treatments
In fact, in the past 10 years, at least six new treatments have become available and commonly used for patients with advanced prostate cancer, and more are on the horizon.

Vaginal Mesh and Prolapse

May 23rd, 2018
Vaginal Mesh and Prolapse

Understand all your options Adult and Pediatric Urology and Urogynecology

Vaginal mesh, and mesh for pelvic prolapse continue to be hot topics in the news media and social networking.  Like many complicated issues, it is sometimes difficult to understand all the facts and separate out the bias positions and propaganda when reading though a Facebook post, or watching a news report.

Is prostate cancer slow growing?

May 22nd, 2018
Is prostate cancer slow growing?

This year, more than 300,000 American men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer. In most cases, the cancer consists of small knots of abnormal cells growing slowly in the walnut-sized prostate gland. In many men, the cancer cells grow so slowly that they never break free of the gland, spread to distant sites, and pose a serious risk to health and longevity.