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Increasing Vasectomy Rates in Texas – Are Abortion Laws the Cause?

March 29, 2022  |  Vasectomy  

WFAA ABC interviewed Austin urologist Dr. Koushik Shaw about vasectomies in light of Texas’ recent abortion laws. The highly effective and minimally invasive procedure has always appealed to individuals and couples who are looking for a more permanent form of contraception. “It’s very much in people’s mindsets now,” said Shaw, noting that interest in the […]

Vasectomy Doctors: Which Doctors Are Fit To Snip?

March 14, 2022  |  Vasectomy  

If you’re looking into getting a vasectomy, chances are you’re here and reading this because you’re doing some essential research. One of the most common and important questions patients often have is which doctors are qualified to perform vasectomies. The good news is that there are plenty of safe, efficient options out there; just make […]

iTind vs the Urolift?

February 11, 2022  |  Enlarged Prostate  

Considering a safe, non-invasive, in-office procedure like the Urolift to treat BPH (enlarged prostate) and improve the quality of your urination? The Itind device is new to the US market and offers the same type of relief that the urolift offers but without leaving any “permanent” clips in place. I explain to my patients that […]

Best Urologist in Austin? Dr. Shaw Is One of Them.

February 7, 2022  |  Austin Urology  

Austin Monthly recently announced their list of top doctors in Austin, and Dr. Koushik Shaw was nominated by his peers as one of the top urologists in Austin. As someone who is passionate about their work and the Austin community, it means a lot to receive this recognition. Based out of Austin Urology Institute, Dr. […]

Low Libido Got You Down? Are You Frustrated that You Rarely Want Sex?

February 1, 2022  |  Low Libido  Make/Well  Women's Health  

Addyí for Women’s Sexual Health Addyí is the #1 prescribed treatment for Hypoactive Sexual Desire Disorder (HSDD) in premenopausal women.  Women who have Hypoactive Sexual Desire Disorder (HSDD) have low sexual desire. Addyí is indicated for the treatment of women with acquired generalized HSDD as characterized by low sexual desire. This causes marked distress or interpersonal difficulty and is not due to […]

Addyí: The Little Pink Pill 

September 23, 2021  |  Uncategorized  

We’ve all heard of a certain small pill that can help men in a big way. Now, it’s the women’s turn with Addyí. What’s Addyí? Addyí is the first FDA-approved treatment for premenopausal women with low sexual desire also called Hypoactive Sexual Desire Disorder (HSDD). Women with HSDD have low sexual desire that is not due to a medical […]

The Reversal of a Vasectomy: How It’s Doable

December 22, 2020  |  Vasectomy  

Couples typically come to the conclusion that it is “time” for a vasectomy when they have agreed that they no longer wish to conceive due to a multitude of reasons (age, finances, health risks, an aversion to further diaper changing) and prefer a more permanent method of contraception than birth control pills, patches, condoms. But […]

Sex after vasectomy: where does the sperm go? Do you still ejaculate after a vasectomy?

December 16, 2020  |  Vasectomy  

Vasectomies are a common procedure with about 500,000 vasectomies performed in the US each year. A vasectomy is an easy and practical approach to a contraceptive method that has a 0.15% failure rate. A big selling point is that sexual function is unchanged, aside from the possibility of it leading to pregnancy. Yes, you do […]

A Testicular Cancer Patient Gives Back

November 25, 2020  |  Testicular Cancer  

A testicular cancer patient of Dr. Tsai recently got in touch with us about an event he’s hosting  called “Burpees for Bros” on Nov. 28, 2020 in downtown Austin. We chipped in $250 towards their $2000 goal of raising money for the Testicular Cancer Foundation and the Movember Foundation. If you’d like to join us, […]

Urine PCR – Urinary Tract Infection Test

November 18, 2020  |  Uncategorized  UTIs  

UTIs. If you’ve had one, you know how disruptive they can be to life. If you haven’t had one, you still could get one. Urinary tract infections (UTIs) are one of the most common reasons for patients to see their providers. UTIs are the cause of more than 8.1 million visits to health care providers […]

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