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When is a Circumcision Deemed Cosmetic?

Circumcision is a procedure commonly performed on newborn baby boys in the United States. Circumcision refers to the removal of foreskin of the penis.  Circumcision does not have to happen at birth, though. Many men are circumcised later in life for health reasons. They may develop infections due to...

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How Common is Circumcision in the U.S.?

Circumcision is a procedure often performed on newborn baby boys to remove the foreskin, which is the skin covering the end of the penis. While it is an elective procedure that is not medically necessary, it is performed on most males in the United States. Sixty percent of newborn...

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Urologist Specializing In Erectile Dysfunction

Erectile dysfunction (ED) is a serious health problem that affects men of any age and from all walks of life. Dr. Jonathan Lazare is board certified urologist who specializes in men’s sexual health and erectile dysfunction treatments. He explains some of the common causes, as well as how we...

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Understanding All About Adult Circumcision

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, about 58% of newborns are circumcised in the United States. However, the total rate in America is approximately 71%. This means that a significant number of citizens are circumcised as adults. There are a lot of myths that surround adult...

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Circumcision Recovery: What to Expect After the Procedure

Circumcision in men is carried out for medical and non-medical reasons. To some, it is an expression of their faith, while to others, it is a health necessity. Whichever the reason, circumcision has numerous benefits to an individual. This article mainly focuses on what happens after the procedure, including...

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Partial Circumcision: All That You Need to Know

Circumcision is the surgical removal of the penis’s foreskin for health or religious reasons. In adults, circumcision treats foreskin inflammation and other conditions that affect an individual’s sex life. You can also get circumcised for cosmetic purposes if you are not comfortable with your appearance. Circumcision may either be...

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Pros and Cons of Circumcision

Although circumcision is among the oldest medical procedures, male circumcision has become one of the most discussed topics worldwide. Giving parents a pause in deciding whether to put their kids through the minor but highly controversial surgery. For some people, whether to circumcise their male child is a question...

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How Long Will You Experience Pain After Penile Implant?

As the penis is one of the most sensitive parts of the body, it comes as no surprise that many men worry about how long is the pain after a penile implant. This post highlights what you can expect pain-wise depending on the type of surgery you had. Consult...

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Vasectomy: What You Should Know About It

A vasectomy is a go-to form of birth control for many men and couples who are certain they don’t wish to have children in the future. The outpatient surgery has an efficacy rate of nearly 100 percent and carries a low risk of side effects or complications. In this...

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What Is Kidney Stone Disease?

Kidney stones are hard mineral and salt deposits that form inside your kidneys. Besides being painful to pass, they can also cause complications such as an infection in your kidney and ureters. This post reviews kidney stone disease, its causes, symptoms, risk factors, and possible treatment options. Consult a Urologist...

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What Is the Average Penile Implant Cost?

Erectile dysfunction can be frustrating and debilitating to any man or couple in today’s world. The hope provided by penile implants as a treatment option, on the other hand, can be short-lived when you begin to consider the costs. What is the average penile implant cost? Does insurance cover...

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What Does a Urologist Do On the First Visit?

What does a urologist do on the first visit? This is a common question among men. If your primary physician refers you to a urologist, they might suspect you have a problem involving your reproductive system or urinary tract. It is quite normal to feel anxious about your first...

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Possible Side Effects And Complications Of Penile Implants

The internal penile pump is usually a successful procedure. It is also safe and usually does not cause any problems. However, there are some side effects that you will need to take note of. Dr. Lazare is a highly experienced urologist who has performed this procedure many times. He...

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When Should I See a Urologist?

Depending upon your age, it’s likely that you’ve never seen a urologist– or had reason to. Most people thing that urologists provide care for geriatric patients and don’t give it a second thought when they experience symptoms in which a urologist specializes. Partnering with a urologist can be a...

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