Treatment Options for Prostate Cancer

Treatment Options for Prostate Cancer

Prostate cancer is a common type of cancer diagnosed in men throughout the Inland Empire. One of the reasons why visiting an urology expert on a regular basis is so important is that these specialists provide early detection exams that can maximize a patient’s treatment options.

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Cranberries for Urinary Tract Infections?

Cranberries for Urinary Tract Infections?

As the old saying goes, “An apple a day can keep the doctor away.” Well, in the case of a urologist, a glass of cranberry juice a day might keep this particular specialist away. Urology experts have found that Inland Empire patients who make it a priority to drink cranberry juice on a regular basis are known to experience less urinary tract infections.

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Bladder Removal with da Vinci® Cystectomy

Bladder Removal with da Vinci® Cystectomy

Inland Empire patients who have been diagnosed with bladder cancer may require bladder removal in order to treat the disease. Previously, the bladder removal procedure — known as a cystectomy — had to be performed as an open, invasive surgery.

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Melatonin Could Decrease Risk of Prostate Cancer

Melatonin Could Decrease Risk of Prostate Cancer

When people think of melatonin, they often think of a natural supplement that can help them battle insomnia. Melatonin is a hormone that plays a pivotal role in the sleep-wake cycle of humans, and its levels can vary from person to person.

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Risk Factors and Complications of Bladder Cancer

Risk Factors and Complications of Bladder Cancer

Bladder cancer is a fairly common type of cancer that is most often found in the lining of the bladder. Inland Empire patients should recognize that bladder cancer typically forms in older adult patients, but it can occur at any point during a person’s life.

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Symptoms of Bladder Cancer

Symptoms of Bladder Cancer

Bladder cancer is a form of cancer that occurs in the lining of the bladder organ. While it can make an appearance at any age or stage of a person’s life, most people in the Inland Empire suffer from bladder cancer later in life.

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Testicular Cancer

Testicular Cancer

For many young men, it can be astonishing to be diagnosed with testicular cancer. Cancer is not something that is on the minds of most Inland Empire men ages 15-35, but the fact of the matter is testicular cancer is one of the most common cancers for this particular age group.

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High Intensity Focused Ultrasound

Almost everyone in the Inland Empire has been impacted by cancer in one way or another. Either they have battled cancer themselves, or a loved one, friend or relative has suffered from cancer.

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Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy

Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy

When a person discovers that they have kidney stones, they often experience a wealth of unpleasant symptoms. Passing a kidney stone is extremely painful, and in some cases it is not possible for the patient to pass the stone on their own.

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Urodynamic Testing

Urodynamic Testing

Inland Empire patients who are experiencing trouble with their urinary tract — such as experiencing painful or frequent urination — might be seeking answers as to what is going on. It’s important that Rancho Mirage patients visit a urology expert in order to be diagnosed.

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