Monthly Archives: January 2016

Meet Doctor Basrawala

Urology Specialist Dr. Zane K. Basrawala Meet Dr. Zane K. Basrawala, a urologist with Urology Specialists of the Carolinas! Dr. Basrawala comes from a strong background in medical studies, specializes in several different surgeries and procedures, and is extremely knowledgeable about urological health. Let’s learn some more about Dr. Basrawala and what specialties, knowledge, and

By |2023-02-02T17:29:43+00:00January 29th, 2016|Categories: About Us|Comments Off on Meet Doctor Basrawala

3 Questions About Women’s Cervical Health

Did you know that January is Cervical Health Awareness Month? Cervical Health Awareness month is about inspiring women to get screened for cervical cancer and to consider the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine. Cervical cancer is easily treated if caught early, and there are things you can do to protect yourself from the disease. What are

By |2023-02-02T17:25:23+00:00January 29th, 2016|Categories: Women's Health|Comments Off on 3 Questions About Women’s Cervical Health

HIFU Approved for Prostate Cancer Treatment

Perhaps you scheduled a trip to the Bahamas last holiday season—to get HIFU prostate cancer surgery? That’s right, before high intensity focused ultrasound (better and more easily known as HIFU) was legal in the United States, Charlotte’s very well-known Dr. Samuel Peretsman traveled outside the country to help his Charlotte-based patients get this procedure done.

By |2023-02-20T16:29:07+00:00January 20th, 2016|Categories: Prostate Cancer|Comments Off on HIFU Approved for Prostate Cancer Treatment

Incontinence Treatments in Charlotte

If you struggle with incontinence, it’s time to make an appointment with your urologist in Charlotte. Incontinence isn’t a normal consequence of aging and it can be treated. Regardless of what the root cause of your incontinence is, your urologist can help. Seeking help for your stress or urge incontinence can change your life for

By |2023-02-03T15:35:51+00:00January 15th, 2016|Categories: Incontinence|Comments Off on Incontinence Treatments in Charlotte

Thank You to Your Pharmacist

Pharmacists are amazing professionals who have extensive knowledge of medications, how to take them, and dosing, and they even help in the research of new medicines. It’s likely you see your pharmacist while picking up a prescription but don’t give him or her much thought. Your pharmacist is an incredible resource when to it comes

By |2023-02-10T14:46:09+00:00January 13th, 2016|Categories: About Us|Comments Off on Thank You to Your Pharmacist

Male Infertility in Charlotte

How to Deal With Male Infertility If you’re a man who struggles with infertility, you’re not alone. Infertility affects several million couples in the United States every year. You may be evaluated for problems with infertility if you’ve been trying to conceive with your partner for at least a year without protection and with timed

By |2023-02-07T14:23:42+00:00January 8th, 2016|Categories: Male Infertility|Comments Off on Male Infertility in Charlotte

Top 3 Treatments for Testicular Cancer

Testicular cancer is one of the least common cancers among men; however, this doesn’t mean it’s not important to be aware of the signs and symptoms. Enlarged testes or a lump in one or both testes are both signs of testicular cancer. Symptoms also include breast tenderness or pain in the testes. If you’re diagnosed

By |2023-02-15T18:29:20+00:00January 6th, 2016|Categories: Testicular Cancer|Comments Off on Top 3 Treatments for Testicular Cancer

What is Cryotherapy (Freezing)?

Perhaps you’ve heard of cryotherapy, which is a freezing technique used to kill prostate cancer cells. Although this treatment is relatively new, thus far it’s had positive results. Cryotherapy is usually only done if you qualify for the procedure, and it does have some side effects you should be aware of. Let’s learn some more

By |2023-02-16T18:19:28+00:00January 1st, 2016|Categories: General Health|Comments Off on What is Cryotherapy (Freezing)?