Motorcyclists beware! A study out of Japan identified motorcycling as an independent risk factor for erectile dysfunction (ED). Although interesting in concept, it was only through fancy statistical manipulations that the researchers were able to propose that motorcycling could be a risk factor for ED as opposed to showing an actual difference in ED between … More B-b-b-b-bad For The Bone
I get this question all the time: do I really need my prostate? The prostate is important for reproduction, so I guess if you’re done having kids you technically don’t need it. The problem is you can’t just remove it without a whole host of sexual and urinary side effects, so the best thing to … More Better Prostate Health, Part I.
There is a new “app” for your Smart Phone that will let you know the best time to pee during a movie. The thought process is that if you get up to pee a lot, this app will let you know when something good is coming up, how long you have to pee between key … More Seriously?! What’s next? A nose picking “app”?
For immediate release:Dr. Agins Treats Hundredth Patient with the UroLift® System Glendale, AZ– January 25, 2016 DR AGINS, today announced that his hundredth patient had been treated with the UroLift® System, the first permanent implant to treat symptoms due to urinary outflow obstruction secondary to benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) in men 50 years of age or … More Dr. Agins Treats Hundredth Patient with the UroLift® System
Take a look at what one of my patients and his wife have to say about their experience with the Urolift procedure…
This is a copy of a handout that I give my guys in the office. Please enjoy. THE ENLARGED PROSTATE The Problem: The prostate is a walnut-sized gland important for reproduction. It sits in between the bladder and the penis. All the urine leaving the bladder runs through a channel in the middle of the … More The Enlarged Prostate
On March 6, 2015, Dr. Agins was flown to the Neotract Headquarters to observe the manufacture of the Urolift System for the relief of urinary symptoms from an enlarged prostate. This is a ten minute office procedure that unblocks the prostate. There is no catheter and there are no sexual side effects. Dr. Agins performs THE … More Urolift VIP Visit
Men’s Health is usually thought of as sexual problems and sexual problems are usually thought of as psychological in nature. I look at sexual problems as a possible indicator of underlying health issues, and an opportunity to improve our health. Erectile dysfunction, while easy to fix, may indicate systemic vascular disease and can precede a … More The Heart or the Head: Problems in the Bedroom May Be More Concerning Than You Think
Quick! When NFL players wear pink, what does it mean? How about MLB players? Do you know in what month this happens? Now, do you know when Prostate Cancer Awareness Month is? It is the most common cancer in the US and the second highest cause of cancer death after lung cancer. How about Men’s … More The State of American Men’s Health 2014
If I could make you pee better in under ten minutes without medicine, without surgery, and without the side effects associated with prostate surgery, would you be interested? Introducing the Urolift procedure (www.urolift.com). Unlike other procedures that remove prostate tissue, forever altering it’s anatomy, Urolift simply pulls the prostate apart, unblocking the urine channel. A … More Pee Better With No Sexual Side Effects