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Can Prostate Cancer Spread?

Prostate cancer happens when prostate cells start to grow frantically. Often, prostate cancer establishes rapidly and infects other organs, or metastasizes. And frequently, prostate cancer infects the adrenal gland, bones, liver, and lungs. Our Comprehensive Urology pros can answer the growing question, “Can prostate cancer … Read more

Concept illustration supporting your partner with erectile dysfunction.

Supporting Your Partner with Erectile Dysfunction

When a partner has been dealing with the symptoms of erectile dysfunction, there can be a lot of frustration for both parties involved. One hopeful note is that there are many effective treatments available, so it’s important to support your partner through this medical journey. … Read more

7 Symptoms of Bladder Stones

7 Symptoms of Bladder Stones

You may not hear as much about bladder stones as kidney stones, but bladder stones can also cause significant health problems if they are left untreated. Bladder stones form in your bladder when minerals in your urine crystallize and clump together; they generally develop when … Read more

4 Types of Kidney Stones

4 Types of Kidney Stones

Anyone can develop a kidney stone, but they are much more common in men and people between the ages of 30 and 60. While kidney stones don’t typically pose a serious health risk when diagnosed and treated, as many as half a million people visit … Read more

What Pain During Intercourse Could Mean for Women

What Pain During Intercourse Could Mean for Women

When it comes to painful sex for women, the first thing you should consider is that the problem may be more common than you might think — it affects up to 18% of women worldwide. Also called dyspareunia, pain during intercourse can develop for many … Read more

How to Prevent Recurrent UTIs

How to Prevent Recurrent UTIs

Each year, more than 8.1 million adults — more women than men — go to the doctor because they have a urinary tract infection (UTI). Your urinary tract is the four-part pathway that makes up your urinary system. It includes: Kidneys: filter your blood and … Read more

Botox® for Better Bladder Control

Botox® for Better Bladder Control

When you think about Botox® , you probably think about wrinkle control — but we think about bladder control. Here at Comprehensive Urology in Los Angeles, California, our team of expert urologists uses Botox to treat urinary incontinence for both women and men. Here’s what … Read more

Telehealth: The Advantages of Telemedicine

The COVID-19 pandemic has triggered dramatic changes throughout everyday life — and in the medical community as well. Not only are providers across the country postponing elective procedures, but many are also encouraging people to avoid in-office appointments to reduce their risk of exposure to … Read more

Understanding Vaginal Atrophy

Understanding Vaginal Atrophy

The transition through menopause can be a bumpy road as your body readjusts to your non-reproductive stage. Unfortunately, menopause goes far beyond the simple shutting down of your ovaries and casts a wide net over your health, including your vaginal health. At our practice, our … Read more