Rated one of the nation’s top physicians for patient satisfaction in 2015, Gregory Lowe, MD, urologic surgeon and sexual medicine specialist at OhioHealth Urology Physicians, merges high-level expertise with state-of-the-art devices and techniques to treat erectile dysfunction (ED) and male urinary incontinence (UI).
For certain prostate cancer patients, a shorter radiation therapy (RT) treatment protocol has produced results comparable to those generated by longer treatments.
Front-line strategies for treating prostate cancer vary significantly from physician to physician, according to a retrospective study in JAMA. Using the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results cancer registries, researchers gathered information...
A recent study has led researchers to speculate that addressing cholesterol levels through statin use and lifestyle modification may reduce the risk of prostate cancer recurrence after radical prostatectomy.
When a female patient over age 50 suffers a fragility fracture, a likely follow-up test is a dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DXA) scan to measure bone mineral density. When the affected patient is male, that potentially vital phase of care often does not occur.
In what is sure to be welcome news for many men, researchers say they might have developed a definitive diagnostic tool that avoids testicular biopsy.
In 1975, approximately 66 percent of patients with prostate cancer could expect to live five years or more. In the decades that followed, the number of long-term survivors increased more than 40 percent, and today, nearly 100 percent of patients who have local or regional prostate cancer at the time of diagnosis live five years or more. Patients with metastatic prostate cancer have not seen similar progress, however.
Heredity confers nearly half of a man’s risk for testicular cancer, according to a recent study by an international team of scientists.
When a female patient over age 50 suffers a fragility fracture, a likely follow-up test is a dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DXA) scan to measure bone mineral density. when the affected patient is male, that potentially vital phase of care often does not occur.
This month, Springer.com publishes Comprehensive Body Contouring: Theory and Practice. The 230-page, 190-image compendium highlights the 16-year clinical experience of innovative University of Pittsburgh plastic surgeon Dennis Hurwitz, MD, in treating dysmorphia after massive weight loss, pregnancy and aging.