Low Testosterone and Obesity

October 25, 2012

Several studies have found that obesity is correlated with Low Testosterone levels.  It turns out that obese individuals produce For a full article click here For more information about Austin Urology Institute Click Here Please call to schedule an appointment for preventative/follow-up care: 512-694-8888

Robotic Surgery for Kidney Cancer

October 24, 2012

Dr. Koushik Shaw was proud to be one a handful of surgeons from around the US to attend a surgical workshop at the University of California-San Diego, at the “Center for the Future of Surgery”.  Here we discussed, and used the latest techniques to use hemostatic agents, which are used to decrease bleeding that occurs during these complex cases.  Dr. Shaw is proud to use da Vinci Robotic surgery to… Read more

Austin Urology Institute Enjoys a Day of Play!

October 24, 2012

Austin Urology Institute enjoyed a day on the lake to catch up, catch our breath, and relax!  We love being a team that works hard, and plays hard.  That puts us at our best to provide the best urologic care to our patients!

Vasectomy Cost Explained

October 16, 2012

Many of our patients ask us: “how much does a vasectomy cost?”  For many people with insurance coverage, most plans cover all, or most of the expense.  This may range from a simple co-pay ($25-$50 for many), to coverage of a small percentage of the procedure, still only averaging $200 or less.  Finally, for many individuals who opt to pay for the procedure out-of-pocket, Austin Urology Institute has made available… Read more

Prostate Cancer Treatment Options

October 1, 2012

Thanks to modern advances and continued research, there are more and more options available for treating patients with both early and late stage prostate cancer. Read the entire article here For more information on the Austin Urology Institute, Click Here Please call to schedule an appointment for preventative/follow-up care: 512-694-8888