What is High Intensity Focused Ultrasound?

All cancers are terrible and are costly to treat. Prostate cancer is particularly vexing for men as it is the most frequently diagnosed cancer for men in the United States and the second leading cause of cancer deaths.

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6 Ways to Prevent Urologic Diseases

6 Ways to Prevent Urologic Diseases

Your urological system is a complex intersection of valves, pipes, reservoirs, and pumps; and, diseases in any one of these components can have drastic and long lasting effects over the entire system.

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Should I choose Cryosurgery for Prostate Cancer

Should I choose Cryosurgery for Prostate Cancer

Cryosurgery is used to freeze and kill abnormal cells. For this reason, it is used as a treatment for some types of cancer.

Cryosurgery can be an alternative to a prostatectomy, as long as the cancer is in its early stages and still confined to the prostate gland. However, a man with an oversized prostate may not be a good candidate for cryosurgery. An Inland Empire board certified urologist will exam the patient and determine whether he is a good candidate for cryosurgery.

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Frequent Urges Disturbing Your Sleep? Get Checked Out

Most men and many women know what it is like to get up in the middle of the night with an urge to urinate. It can lead to sleepless nights and zombie-like days: not an ideal way to perform at work. Frequent nighttime urges may be a symptom of an overactive bladder.

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Robotic-assisted Prostate Removal

Robotic-assisted Prostate Removal

Prostate cancer affects hundreds of thousands of American men every year while 21st Century medicine continues to evolve. This medical evolution has given rise to robotic-assisted surgeries such as a prostatectomy.

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I Changed My Mind: Vasectomy Reversal

I Changed My Mind: Vasectomy Reversal

Many Rancho Mirage and Inland Empire area men who have undergone a vasectomy have later realized that they wanted to still have the option of fathering children available to them.

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Facts about a Urinary Tract Infection

Facts about a Urinary Tract Infection

While urinary tract infections usually affect women, they can also affect both genders. A UTI is caused by bacteria that enter the urinary system and overcome the body’s natural defenses.

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The Straight Facts About Vasectomy

The Straight Facts About Vasectomy

Pro-active family planning has become the hallmark of the 21st century couple and takes many forms. Natural family planning involves avoiding the female fertile periods of the month, barrier protection involves condoms and diaphragms, and sterilization can include tubal ligation.

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The Two Roles of Cosmetic Urology

The Two Roles of Cosmetic Urology

Urologists are specialized physicians that diagnose and treat problems of the human urinary and reproductive systems. In addition to treating urologic diseases, these special doctors are also highly trained in aesthetics.

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