By: Dr. Sheldon Axelrod | Urology Common Reasons Why Men See Urologists Problems with urination: slowness of stream, post void dribbling, urinary frequency and urgency. These are very common symptoms especially in men over age 50. This is usually related to benign growth of the prostate (BPH). There are a variety of way to treat […]
UroLift®& UroNav Offer New Advances for Prostate Health June is Men’s Health Month. This awareness month highlights the importance of preventative healthcare and appropriate screenings and checkups specific to men to maintain overall health and long-term well-being.
CareMount Medical’s Urology Department Among the First in the Region to Introduce the UroLift® System and the UroNav Fusion Biopsy System
By David S. Breslin, MD FACS | Urology Prostatitis refers to a series of conditions associated with infection or inflammation of the prostate or the tissues and muscles that surround the prostate. There are numerous symptoms, many of which occur during urination or ejaculation, but can also include debilitating pain in the pelvic or pubic […]
By David S. Breslin, MD FACS | Urology WHAT IS THE PROSTATE? The prostate is usually described as a walnut-sized gland that is situated below the bladder, surrounding and comprising the upper portion of the urethra, and responsible for producing the seminal fluid, in which the sperm are suspended during ejaculation. Physicians can examine the prostate […]
By Sheldon L. Axelrod, MD | Urology This month is Men’s Health Month, and there’s no better time to learn about prostate cancer, the second most common cancer in men in the U.S. after skin cancer. Prostate cancer is a serious disease, but with education, early detection and careful management, the vast majority of men with […]
Of all the medical controversies that have received significant media attention within the last year, the value of PSA testing in men without symptoms certainly ranks near the top of the list. Recently U.S. Preventative Services Task Force recommended against PSA based screening and then an American Urological Association panel changed its guideline recommendations stating […]
By Eric A. Rudin, MD | Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism Testosterone replacement therapy has become very popular in recent years. Symptoms such as low sex drive, depressed mood, poor concentration or decreased energy may all be signs of low testosterone. As we all know, many of these symptoms become increasingly prevalent as we age. Therefore, […]