Are You Ready for a Vasectomy?

If you have been asking yourself this question lately then this post is for you. Vasectomies have been regarded as a method of birth control for around 70 years. These days, Vasectomies are becoming more common as more men are becoming comfortable with the idea of having the procedure. Even with the procedure being around…

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Get Tested for Low T

You’ve probably seen the commercials and OTC products offering solutions for Low Testosterone. Before you pull the trigger – GET TESTED. This is obvious advice, still as many as a quarter of men receiving T therapy do it blindly—that is, they start a regimen without testing to see if they even have low levels of…

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Urolift Discussed at SMSNA 2018

Dr. Kaminetsky presented study information about Urolift, a procedure for the treatment of enlarged prostate, at SMSNA Sexual Medicine Society of North America in Miami on 11/8.   Study findings show that Urolift has been proven to deliver rapid, significant, durable symptom relief. Patients experienced relief from symptoms, quick recovery and preservation of sexual function.…

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Enlarged Prostate Signs and Symptoms

Enlarged Prostate?

Enlarged prostate is a condition that can commonly appear in men as they age. The urethra passes through the center of the prostate gland and the prostate is located beneath the bladder. When the prostate enlarges, it begins to block urine flow. An enlarged prostate gland can cause physical discomfort, as well as bladder, urinary…

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Urology & UTI, Urinary tract infections

Tips for Reducing UTIs

A urinary tract infection (UTI) is an infection in any part of the urinary system including kidneys, ureters, bladder and urethra. Most infections involve the lower urinary tract which is comprised of the bladder and the urethra. These infections often occur when bacteria enter the urinary tract through the urethra and begin to multiply in…

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Color of your Urine and your health

The Color of Your Urine and Its Meaning

Urine has been a useful tool of diagnosis since the earliest days of medicine. Urine color and the consistency and odor of your urine are all indicators of how your body filters toxins and, you guessed it, how much water you drink, among other things. As the kidneys do their job of filtering out excess vitamins…

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Kidney Stones prevention - Hydrate

Hydrate to Prevent Kidney Stones

The spring and summer seasons are when urologists see most of the kidney stone patients during the year. To understand the reason behind this increase, you need to know how the stone is formed. First, when one becomes dehydrated tiny little crystals are formed in a supersaturated urine. With time, these crystals aggregate to form…

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