Life after Cancer Treatment

Life after Cancer Treatment

It’s official — you have finished your prostate cancer treatment and you are ready to get back to living your life in the Inland Empire. The bottom line is cancer has changed you, and it is time to make some positive lifestyle changes in order to enjoy your life to the fullest.

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What are some causes of Erectile Dysfunction?

What are some causes of Erectile Dysfunction?

Erectile Dysfunction, which is often referred to as ED, is a condition that effects as many as 30 million men in the United States. Defined as a man’s inability to have an erection that is suitable for sexual intercourse or maintain an erection that will be suitable for intercourse.

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Cosmetic Urology Leader in Rancho Mirage

Cosmetic Urology Leader in Rancho Mirage

Dr. Pedram Ilbeigi, of the Valley Urologic Medical Group, offers his patients a wide variety of medical care procedures that are designed to correct physiological issues that have medical complications associated with them.

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Using da Vinci ® to Treat Kidney Cancer

Using da Vinci ® to Treat Kidney Cancer

Kidney cancer is an extremely common form of cancer, with nearly 200,000 new cases being diagnosed each year in the United States. Dr. Pedram Ilbeigi, of the Valley Urologic Medical Group, knows that it can be devastating for a patient to find out that they have kidney cancer, but those who have been diagnosed in the Inland Empire have a unique treatment option. Dr. Ilbeigi offers patients the option to use the da Vinci surgical system.

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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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