Female Cystocele Repairs Rancho Mirage CA

Female Cystocele: What You Need to Know

Words like cystocele are not commonly tossed around at dinner parties. This term, however, is an important one for many women to know. A cystocele may sound like something that has formed in the body. On the contrary, this term describes the falling, drop, or herniation of the bladder. We may also refer to cystocele…

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Prostate Cancer Rancho Mirage, Palm Springs & La Quinta, CA

Surgery for Prostate Cancer: Exploring Your Options

We believe that an empowered patient is a more confident patient. In addition to that theory, we also believe that knowledge is power. A man who has been diagnosed with prostate cancer, or who are awaiting a formal diagnosis after specific testing, can benefit from exploring the treatment options available for his potential condition. In…

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Vaginal Rejuvenation Rancho Mirage CA

Vaginal Rejuvenation: What Does That Mean?

Vaginal rejuvenation is a common term used today, but one that may create a certain connotation that doesn’t fit. At Valley Urologic Medical Group, patients from Palm Springs, La Quinta, and the Rancho Mirage area can find the full extent of information needed to understand procedures that can elevate their quality of life. Here, we…

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Erectile Dysfunction Rancho Mirage, La Quinta & Palm Springs, CA

A Look at Prostheses for Erectile Dysfunction

Erectile dysfunction can do a lot more than rob a man of the gratification that comes from sexual confidence. Both partners can suffer needlessly when erectile dysfunction is not addressed as the vital health concern that it is. In recent years, we have seen the demand for real and workable solutions demonstrated in the widespread…

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Prostate Cancer Treatment La Quinta, CA

A Public Service Announcement on PSA

As men age, the screenings that are recommended to them by their general healthcare provider change. One such screening that can present a bit of stress is the PSA. This blood test is performed to measure the amount of prostate-specific antigen coursing through the veins. A high number has historically been perceived to mean the…

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Testicular Cancer Rancho Mirage CA

Are Testicular Self-Exams Necessary?

With other cancers being so prevalent, testicular cancer is not a type that we tend to hear much about. However, statistics indicate that more than 350 men lose their lives to testicular cancer each year, and another 10,000 men are diagnosed with this frightening condition every year. This means we need to talk about it.…

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When Low Libido Causes Concern

Libido is an important aspect of sexual health. When you think about it, it is our libido, or sex drive, that drives that train we call sexual function. If we don’t feel interested in sex, we are less likely to initiate or respond to our partner in a positive manner. What can make libido a…

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General Urology La Quinta, CA

The “Dad Bod” Can Only be Celebrated So Much

We want to be kind to ourselves and others about body-type. This has become a popular topic of discussion in recent years, coming off of a trend of physical fitness that made most average people feel uncomfortable in their skin. The term “Dad Bod” even took hold, praising the less-muscular physique seen on celebrity men…

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Labiaplasty La Quinta, CA

The Low Down on Labiaplasty

When we think about our appearance, it’s so easy to focus on all the parts of the body that are visible to others. We’re at the end of summer, which may give a large percentage of the popular a sigh of relief. Now that we’re headed for cooler weather, the push to maintain a perfectly…

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Erectile Dysfunction Rancho Mirage, La Quinta & Palm Springs, CA

Herbal Treatments for Erectile Dysfunction: Why You Should Say “No.”

Sexual performance is intrinsically associated with overall sexual health and so to a man’s (and a woman’s) sense of wellbeing. Dysfunction in the area of performance can quickly deplete a man’s confidence; so much so that he may be tempted to try whatever product or treatment that sounds viable. Since the development of Viagra and…

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