clinical trial for prostate cancer

Considering a urology clinical trial? Here’s what you need to know

Progress in health care is made through research. Discovering and collecting crucial data for developing new drugs, devices, and treatments heavily depend on clinical trials.  That’s why patients with certain medical conditions, such as prostate cancer, may be asked by their physician to consider participating in a clinical trial or research study to evaluate a… Read more

Dr Savid Samadi in OR

Movember Movement – Dr. David Samadi discusses the facts

What is the Movember Movement? Movember or No shave month recognized annually during November, promotes awareness of health challenges men face yet are rarely talked about. Part of spreading the word of “changing the face” of men’s health is encouraging men to grow a mustache during November. “Be on the lookout for more men with facial… Read more

Obese man with low testosterone level

Obesity – A major predictor of low testosterone in men

Men with a body mass index of 30 or greater are considered obese and are more likely to suffer from low testosterone levels. This connection between a man’s levels of testosterone and obesity has been found in various studies including a 2014 study finding that obese men were more than 8 times more likely to… Read more

movember movement

Movember Month – 5 things men can do today for a better health

Do you know a man who could improve his health? Maybe you’re one of them. Every year, the month of November is renamed Movember helping shine a spotlight on men’s health. Let’s face it, men’s health often takes a backseat. For example, men are less likely to see a doctor than women, men are four… Read more

Urologist dr. David Samadi in the operating room

What does a urologist actually do?

What is a urologist? Most men and women are faced along their lives with issues concerning their kidneys, bladders, ureters, urethra, adrenal glands, or, in other words, with their urinary system. For most of these troubles, a visit to the urologist is the best way to find a solution. Urology specialists are trained in issues… Read more