Upwards of 1 in 6 couples may experience issues with infertility

January 14, 2013

Did you know that upwards of 1 in 6 couples may experience issues with infertility?  At the Austin Urology Institute, we pride ourselves in a comprehensive workup of male infertility.  In up to 40% of couples, the male may be at least a partial source of the fertility issue, although in many cases we tend to focus on the woman’s fertility. Our clinic does an extensive workup, including the hormones… Read more

Active Surveillance for Low Risk Prostate Cancer

January 2, 2013

Prostate cancer is one of the leading diagnoses of cancer in men.  Over 250,000 men are diagnosed each year.  However, we are learning that not all prostate cancers are a cause of mortality.  In fact researchers have found that there are hundreds, if not more micro-genetic variants of prostate cancer.  Some are more aggressive, and found at an earlier age, larger volume of cancer, and higher stage.  These can be… Read more