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How Can a Urologist Help Me?

Category: Urology | Posted on September 28, 2021
There are certain health concerns that can cause uncertainty when you’re deciding which type of doctor to visit. You may wonder whether you should just start with your general practitioner or if it would be best to seek a specialist’s care from the sta… Read More

Low Sperm Count: Causes & Treatment

Category: Low Sperm Count | Posted on December 18, 2014
A low sperm count is a common reason for infertility in couples who are unsuccessful in achieving a pregnancy. Male factor fertility issues account for 30% of cases when a couple cannot conceive without the assistance of assisted reproductive… Read More

The Challenges of Prostate Cancer Management

Category: Urology | Posted on August 25, 2021
Authored by Raoul S. Concepcion, MD, FACS Historically, the urology community has been the “gatekeeper” for the diagnosis and management of prostate disorders, malignant or benign. Prior to the advent of medical therapy and minimally invasive pro… Read More

Vasectomy Reversal vs. IVF: Which is Best?

Category: Vasectomy Reversal | Posted on August 24, 2021
So, you’ve already had a vasectomy at some point in your life, but now circumstances have changed, and having a child (or having another child) is back on the table. Fortunately, even though vasectomies are considered to be a permanent form of c… Read More

COVID-19, Male Fertility & What You Need to Know

Category: Male Infertility | Posted on July 23, 2021
One of the more challenging parts of the COVID-19 pandemic was dealing with the wealth of information coming out day after day, and deciding which resource(s) to trust. Now, well over a year into the pandemic, with a vaccine widely available and… Read More

Does Your Phone Hurt Your Fertility?

Category: Male Infertility | Posted on May 25, 2021
For years, men have been advised to avoid heat near or on their groin area because too much heat can negatively impact sperm production. This advice normally includes the usage of laptops, tablets, and mobile phones – all devices that can heat up w… Read More

Ending the Stigma of Male Factor Infertility

Category: Male Infertility | Posted on April 20, 2021
It’s estimated that approximately 50% of all infertility cases can be partially attributed to male factor infertility. However, in spite of its prevalence, male fertility issues are often ignored in conversations about fertility. Not only do many p… Read More

Lifestyle Habits That Can Impact Male Fertility

Category: Male Infertility | Posted on February 26, 2021
Although films and tv often make it seem like getting pregnant is the easiest thing in the world, the opposite tends to be more accurate. It’s estimated that 1 in 8 couples will have trouble conceiving at some point. If you and your partner have b… Read More