A common medical condition that targets older men regarding the enlargement of the prostate gland is referred to as BPH or Benign prostate hyperplasia. Symptoms include a weak or slow urinary stream, a sense that you cannot completely empty your bladder, difficulty or delay in starting urination, an urgent feeling of needing to urinate as well
Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia, or BPH, is a condition in which the prostate enlarges as men get older. Over 70% of men in their 60s have BPH symptoms so it is very common. While BPH is a benign condition and unrelated to prostate cancer, it can greatly affect a man’s quality of life. The prostate is a male
What is HIFU? HIFU stands for high intensity focused ultrasound, which is a minimally invasive technique for treating disease with precise, focused ultrasound waves that, when delivered, raise the temperature of the target tissue to nearly 195 degrees Fahrenheit in 2-3 seconds. This rapid-firing heat destroys the targeted tissue but leaves the surrounding tissue intact.
What is Urolift? The UroLift® System is a revolutionary treatment that provides rapid and durable relief from the bothersome urinary symptoms associated with BPH. Clinically proven to be safe and effective, the UroLift System can improve symptoms 3 to 4 times greater than with medication,5 and patients can return to normal activity in a few
Prostiva® RF Therapy (Prostiva) is a safe, effective, in-office treatment that that provides long-term relief from BPH symptoms and urinary obstruction. Prostiva is appropriate for men experiencing moderate to severe BPH symptoms especially patients who do not want to take daily medications for the rest of their lives, dislike the side effects and ongoing costs
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ProstAtak is a new prostate cancer treatment trial for localized prostate cancer using gene therapy. This new cancer treatment trial is now available at our facilities and we are one of only two medical centers in the Houston area that offer this treatment trial. Contact us today about participation in this new cancer treatment trial –