Study finds tall and/or obese men at higher risk of aggressive prostate cancer

Dr. David Samadi provides his expert commentary on a recent large European prospective study finding evidence that men with greater height and adiposity (high BMI and waist circumference) have an elevated risk of high-grade prostate cancer and prostate cancer death. 

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How prostate cancer affects a man’s sexuality

How prostate cancer affects a man’s sexuality

Here are two questions men may want answered at the time of diagnosis and during and after prostate cancer treatment.  No question should be off limits as a man’s urologist will be able to answer them thoroughly giving him the best advice he needs.

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Button TURP vs green light laser for enlarged prostate

Button TURP vs green light laser for enlarged prostate

Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) is one of the most common disorders affecting men as they grow older.  When that happens, he may also face the decision if he wants to hassle with the side effects of an enlarged prostate or make the decision of choosing a surgery option to eliminate them and possible serious medical complications.

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