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August 7, 2019

Recurrent UTI: Chronic Urinary Tract Infection Prevention & Risk Factors

In May 2019, the American Urological Association released its updated guidelines for recurrent uncomplicated urinary tract infections in women. Women who have a sudden onset of dysuria or painful urination or burning with urination with a history of recurring urinary […]
August 7, 2019

Vaginal Dryness: Medical Causes and Top Treatments

Vaginal dryness is a common complaint in women of all ages, but especially in women after the age of menopause. Vaginal dryness affects up to 85% of women over 40 years of age, with an additional 59% reporting painful intercourse […]
April 17, 2019
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F.D.A. Halts U.S. sales of Vaginal Mesh

The FDA in a statement yesterday has mandated that vaginal mesh to treat pelvic organ prolapse (cystoceles mainly) be removed from all hospital operating room shelves because of safety concerns. Doctors Arendt, Jacoby and Miller (all FPMRS board certified) have […]
August 16, 2018


Rezūm is a minimally invasive alternative to benign prostate hyperplasia (BPH) medications or surgery (enlarged prostate). It relieves symptoms safely and effectively in an office or out-patient setting, with minimal side effects. The procedure is done during one visit, patients […]
July 27, 2018
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Vaginal Mesh: Is it a danger to my health?

You may have seen or heard recent news articles about the concerns surrounding the use of vaginal mesh. Surgical mesh has been used by surgeons since the 1950s to repair abdominal hernias. In the 1970s, gynecologists began implanting surgical mesh […]