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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3 Questions About Women’s Cervical Health

Did you know that January is Cervical Health Awareness Month? Cervical Health Awareness month is about inspiring women to get screened for cervical cancer and to consider the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine. Cervical cancer is easily treated if caught early, and there are things you can do to protect yourself from the disease. What are

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3 Things to Know About a Vasectomy Reversal

If you’ve had a vasectomy and are seeking a reversal, you’re not alone. Up to 10% of men who have had vasectomies will seek a reversal at some point after the procedure. You may wish to reverse the procedure because you’ve gotten a new partner, lost a child, or just simply changed your mind. Regardless

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Tips to Recover from a Vasectomy

Congratulations! You just had a vasectomy, and you and your partner are looking forward to a future free of worries about mood-wrecking, less reliable forms of contraception. But for now, you are in pain, and your body needs time to rest and heal from the procedure. Here are a few tips to help you recover from your recent vasectomy:

10 Things You Need to Know About Getting a Vasectomy

Are you considering a vasectomy procedure? A relatively minor outpatient surgical procedure that results in a birth control method with an over 99% effectiveness rate, a vasectomy can be a great alternative to other more cumbersome, less effective forms of birth control. However, before you make your decision, you probably have some questions about what

12 Things Your Urologist Treats

What exactly does a urologist treat? A urologist is a specialist who treats diseases or disorders of the male and female urinary tract as well as the male reproductive system. The organs included in this field are the kidneys, adrenal glands, ureters, bladder, and urethra, as well as the male testes, prostate and penis. Here is a general idea of the types of diseases and disorders that a urologist treats:

Meet Our Urology Specialists

Urology Specialists of the Carolinas has 16 expert Urologists ready to serve you. To celebrate National Doctors Day, this article features our doctors, and shares information about each of their educations and specialties: Zane K. Basrawala, MD: Dr. Basrawala graduated from medical school at UNC School of Medicine. His specialities include laparoscopy, cancer, minimally invasive,

What to Expect After Vasectomy Surgery

We’ve all heard the stories of guys sitting around for the day with a bag of frozen peas strategically placed on their groin area. While that conjures an interesting image, what’s the real story? What can you expect after you’ve had a vasectomy? Vasectomy Procedure First, the good news is that vasectomy surgery is a

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First Visit to the Urologist? Here’s What to Expect

A urologist treats conditions related to the male reproductive organs and male and female urinary tracts. Seeing one doesn’t have to be intimidating or embarrassing. As with any medical visit, be prepared. This is the best way to make sure you get the most out of your time. When your Urologist has complete information, he

6 FAQ’s About Vasectomies

If you and your partner consider yourselves finished having children, then the topic of a vasectomy may come up in conversation. As an extremely effective form of birth control, the vasectomy is the choice of many couples who consider their families complete. Here are the answers to some common questions that men have when they