Urology Blog


22Jan

What To Know Before TURP Surgery

22 Jan, 2024 | BPH |
Many men are told they need to get a Transurethral Resection of the Prostate (TURP) to get the improvements in urinary symptoms they’re after. It's important to understand what TURP entails and the potential challenges and alternatives. Dr. Austen Slade, a urologist in Boise, aims to provide valuable information that could help men make informed decisions about their prostate health.
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Navigating prostate health can be challenging. Prostate enlargement, medically known as Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH), is a common condition that can significantly impact quality of life. Understanding the early warning signs is essential for receiving care quickly. With expertise from Dr. Austen Slade, a Boise urologist, we aim to help men proactively manage their prostate health.
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10Jan

What Is The Best Treatment for BPH?

10 Jan, 2024 | BPH |
For many men, Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) is an unwelcome companion that comes with age. This condition, characterized by an enlarged prostate, can disrupt daily life with symptoms like frequent urination, difficulty starting urination, and the inability to empty the bladder completely.
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01Jan

How to Stop BPH Medicine

01 Jan, 2024 | BPH |
Are you struggling with Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) and considering alternatives to medication? Medications for BPH are widely used but often have side effects that significantly affect one’s quality of life. Some men choose to move away from BPH medications, exploring alternative treatments that offer effective relief without the daily medication's downsides. Explore options for discontinuing the use of BPH medication with the expertise of Boise urologist Dr. Austen Slade.
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