Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month.   In recognition we are sharing information on how you can support loved ones and friends with prostate cancer, a disease that affects one in six men in the United States.   Prostate cancer is one of the most common cancers found in men, which is why it is

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Active Surveillance Treatment as Option for Low-Risk Prostate Cancer

Active surveillance is one of the 6 viable treatment options for men with prostate cancer who do not undergo immediate radical treatment such as surgery or radiation therapy.   Cancer of the prostate often grows slowly; therefore active surveillance is used as a strategy to manage early stage, low risk prostate cancer, without taking immediate

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Active Surveillance Treatment for Low-Risk Prostate Cancer

Active surveillance is one of the 6 viable treatment options for men with prostate cancer who do not undergo immediate radical treatment such as surgery or radiation therapy.

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Meet the Doctor—Manish N. Damani, MD

Say hello to Dr. Manish N. Damani with Urology Specialists of the Carolinas! Dr. Damani specializes in a wide variety of urological health problems to help his patients achieve their best health. He also holds numerous memberships and is available at a number of locations for you to make an appointment with him. Dr. Damani

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Congratulations to the Panthers on a Great Season

Even though the Carolina Panthers didn’t win the 50th Super Bowl, they’ve had an amazing season and have a lot to show for it. Just making it to the Super Bowl is a feat—so congratulations to the Panthers on a great season in 2015! The Panthers averaged 31.3 points per game and won 15 of

Men’s Cancer and World Cancer Day—Things to Be Checked by Your Urologist

February 4th is World Cancer Day This day is about making the most of preventing cancer, being knowledgeable about the disease, and taking action in the fight to prevent it. Every year, over 8 million people die from cancer. When it comes to men’s cancer such as prostate and testicular cancer, there are things you

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Meet Doctor Basrawala

Meet Dr. Zane K. Basrawala, a urologist with Urology Specialists of the Carolinas! Dr. Basrawala comes from a strong background in medical studies, specializes in several different surgeries and procedures, and is extremely knowledgeable about urological health. Let’s learn some more about Dr. Basrawala and what specialties, knowledge, and skills he brings to Urology Specialists

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HIFU Approved for Prostate Cancer Treatment: A Urologist in Charlotte Is Among the First to Perform

Perhaps you scheduled a trip to the Bahamas last holiday season—to get HIFU prostate cancer surgery? That’s right, before high intensity focused ultrasound (better and more easily known as HIFU) was legal in the United States, Charlotte’s very well-known Dr. Samuel Peretsman traveled outside the country to help his Charlotte-based patients get this procedure done.

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Incontinence Treatments in Charlotte

If you struggle with incontinence, it’s time to make an appointment with your urologist in Charlotte. Incontinence isn’t a normal consequence of aging and it can be treated. Regardless of what the root cause of your incontinence is, your urologist can help. Seeking help for your stress or urge incontinence can change your life for

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Thank You to Your Pharmacist

Pharmacists are amazing professionals who have extensive knowledge of medications, how to take them, and dosing, and they even help in the research of new medicines. It’s likely you see your pharmacist while picking up a prescription but don’t give him or her much thought. Your pharmacist is an incredible resource when to it comes

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