miVIP Blog - Urology

California Urologic Oncologist Raises the Bar in Prostate Cancer Care

Surgeon Spotlight: Thomas Ahlering, MD “Prostate cancer is the most common cancer in men, other than skin cancer,” says urologic oncologist and surgeon Thomas E. Ahlering, MD. “To get the best possible outcome, it is critical for men to get diagnosed early, and to get the cancer treated early.” Providing Expert Care for Prostate Cancer…

6 Factors About Prostatectomy You Should Know

Robotic prostatectomy gives an already skilled urologic surgeon greater visibility, hand acuity and surgery precision, with a lowered risk of experiencing the 6 factors of prostatectomy. Urologists on staff at miVIP have received awards for their work in prostate cancer treatment. Call (855) 516-4847 to schedule an evaluation with a top urologic surgeon at miVIP…

Sex After Robotic Prostatectomy: What You Should Know

The Doctor Blog, miVIP Surgery Centers Contributor: Board-certified urologist and prostate specialist, Sanjay Razdan, MD Erectile function after robotic prostatectomy. This is an overwhelming concern of the majority of men who have to undergo a robotic prostatectomy. Another big concern is the possibility of urinary incontinence after surgery. While these are potential risks with any…

Bladder Problems? Surgical Urinary Incontinence Treatments

The Doctor Blog, miVIP Surgery Centers Contributor: Board-certified urologist and urologic surgeon, Angelo Gousse, MD If you are frequently racing to the bathroom due to urinary leaks or a loss of bladder control, you are not alone. Urinary incontinence affects an estimated 12 million adults in the United States. It is more prevalent among women,…

Urology Expert Answers Your Prostate Cancer Questions

Urology expert David Silver, MD, who specializes in treating prostate cancer, recently spoke with miVIP Surgery Centers. Dr. Silver sat down with us to answer some of the many questions we receive about prostate cancer treatment options and how men can optimize their prostate health. Dr. Silver specializes in treating cancers of the urinary tract…

Catching Prostate Cancer Early Is Critical

Prostate cancer is the second most common cause of cancer-related death in America, and one in six men will be diagnosed with the disease in their lifetime, according to Sanjay Razdan, MD, a urology physician and prostate cancer expert who serves as the Director of Robotic Urology at miVIP Surgery Centers in Florida. In an…

Prostate Cancer Warning Signs

Prostate cancer is relatively common among men in general, but only a very small percentage actually develop a clinically significant form of it. And an even smaller percentage of prostate cancers progress to cause serious health problems. To avoid this latter type, it’s important to educate yourself and be aware of the most common warning signs of…

Urology

Urology At miVIP Surgery Centers, world-renowned urology experts provide diagnostics and treatment for men experiencing a range of urological symptoms and conditions, including prostate cancer. If you don’t yet have a diagnosis, but you have been told you have high PSA levels—elevated levels of prostate-specific antigen (PSA), the signature protein of the prostate gland—this can…