Displaying items by tag: department of urology

Soroush Rais-Bahrami, M.D., discusses the importance of prostate cancer screening and what families should know about loved ones who have been diagnosed.

A UAB urologist has led the development of extensive guidelines of surgical management of kidney stones.

The UAB-HudsonAlpha Center for Genomic Medicine has awarded its first pilot grants to teams of researchers from the two institutions to pursue projects in cancer and cardiac disease.
The prostate-specific antigen, or PSA, test has limitations, but the new Prostate Health Index can offer an exact percentage of prostate cancer risk.
Fairhope, Alabama, resident Hayden Olds came for a second opinion, and ended up finding the best treatment route.
It has been more than 30 years since the last major advancement in prostate cancer screening technology, and the latest advancement is now available in the Southeast only at UAB.
The American Board of Urology names UAB professor of surgery, Children's of Alabama Chief of Pediatric Urology a trustee.

Assimos has been chosen because of an outstanding career in research, and for excellence in the treatment of complex renal stone disease.

Men are more likely to get kidney stones than women, but you can avoid the pain.
Assimos is the inaugural holder of the Anton J. Bueschen, M.D., Endowed Chair in Urologic Surgery and Research

A large national trial showed the over-the-counter herbal product did not work better than placebo.

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