The Truth About Vasectomies vs Essure

August 27, 2015

Just because you’re done having kids, that doesn’t mean your done being intimate. These days, there are more options than ever for long-term birth control, but most of these ask a lot from the ladies in the relationship. Dr. Koushik Shaw and the Austin Urology Institute team have decades of experience counseling couples (or individuals) who are deciding between male and female birth control. For people who are certain they… Read more

The Truth About Vasectomies vs Tubal Ligation

August 20, 2015

Just because you’re done having kids, that doesn’t mean your done being intimate. These days, there are more options than ever for long term birth control, but most of these ask a lot from the ladies in the relationship. Comparatively, a vasectomy is one of the easier forms of birth control, and it’s permanent. Dr. Koushik Shaw and the Austin Urology Institute team receive a lot of questions related to… Read more

The Truth About Vasectomies vs IUDs

August 14, 2015

Just because you’re done having kids, that doesn’t mean your done being intimate. These days, there are more options than ever for long term birth control, but most of these ask a lot from the ladies in the relationship. Comparatively, a vasectomy is one of the easier forms of birth control, and it’s permanent. Dr. Koushik Shaw and the Austin Urology Institute team receive a lot of questions related to… Read more

The Truth About Vasectomies vs Female Oral Contraception

August 5, 2015

Just because you’re done having kids, that doesn’t mean your done being intimate. These days, there are more options than ever for long term birth control, but most of these ask a lot from the ladies in the relationship. Comparatively, a vasectomy is one of the easier forms of birth control, and it’s permanent. Dr. Koushik Shaw and the Austin Urology Institute team receive a lot of questions related to… Read more

Robotic Surgery vs Traditional Open Surgery for Prostate Cancer

August 4, 2015

September is National Prostate Health Month, and as part of Austin Urology Institute’s mission to promote men’s health and educate men about their healthcare options, we’ve put together a handy┬áchart that compares Da Vinci robotic surgery with traditional open surgery for the treatment of prostate cancer. Dr. Shaw and the AUI team have been at the forefront of the robotic surgery movement. Dr. Shaw began training with robots in 2000… Read more