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With 35 urologists, Urology Associates is the leader of urological care in Tennessee. We provide comprehensive and compassionate urological care to men and women.

Signs of a Kidney Infection

Urinary tract infections (UTIs) can sometimes affect one or both kidneys, particularly if these infections are not met with early treatment. If the kidneys do become involved, then prompt UTI ...

Understanding the Risks and Symptoms of Penile Cancer

Cancerous cells are abnormal cells that grow in an uncontrolled manner. Eventually, the mass of abnormal cells can form a tumor. Cancerous cells can also spread well beyond their point of origin, ...

Opening Up About OAB [INFOGRAPHIC]

Overactive bladder, or OAB, is an extremely common condition that affects millions of men and women in America. OAB is marked by urgency, urge incontinence, an increase in the frequency of urination, ...

The Link Between PSA Levels and Prostate Cancer

In men, the prostate gland produces a protein called prostate-specific antigen (PSA). A PSA test measures the level of this protein in a man’s bloodstream. This is clinically significant because ...

What Causes Pelvic Organ Prolapse?

Pelvic organ prolapse (POP) is a common urologic condition in which one of the pelvic organs moves out of position. For example, the bladder may drop lower and push against the vaginal walls. POP can ...

What Does It Mean to Have an Elevated PSA?

Prostate-specific antigen, or PSA, is a protein that is made by the prostate and present in your blood. Your primary care physician or urologist may perform a PSA test as a routine part of your ...

A Look at Stress Urinary Incontinence

Urologists often diagnose stress urinary incontinence in women. It occurs when small amounts of urine leak at inappropriate times. Incontinence can occur when a person is sneezing, laughing, coughing, ...

Treating Recurrent Vaginal Yeast Infections

Women typically treat vaginal yeast infections with over-the-counter (OTC) products, assuming that there is no need to visit a urologist. However, women who develop recurrent yeast infections would be ...

Get the Facts About Chronic Testicular Pain

Thousands of men visit a urologist because of testicular pain. In some cases, the pain is caused by a debilitating condition called chronic testicular pain, or CTP. CTP ranges from mild to severe and ...

Advice for Discussing Sexual Health Issues with Your Partner

If you or your partner is experiencing sexual health issues, such as erectile dysfunction or low libido, communication is an essential part of overcoming them. It’s not always easy to begin a ...

What Are the Symptoms, Causes, and Treatments of Vaginal Atrophy?

Atrophic vaginitis, or vaginal atrophy, is a condition that urologists most often diagnose in women who are already in menopause, but it may also occur at other stages of a woman’s life. Vaginal ...

Answering Common Questions About Hematuria

The presence of blood in one’s urine is known as hematuria. Hematuria isn’t a specific medical condition. Rather, it’s a sign of an underlying problem. Although hematuria may be ...

What Does It Mean to Have an Elevated PSA?

Prostate-specific antigen, or PSA, is a protein that is made by the prostate and present in your blood. Your primary care physician or urologist may perform a PSA test as a routine part of your ...

Get the Facts About Chronic Testicular Pain

Thousands of men visit a urologist because of testicular pain. In some cases, the pain is caused by a debilitating condition called chronic testicular pain, or CTP. CTP ranges from mild to severe and ...

What You Need to Know About Kidney Stones

Most people know kidney stones’ reputation for being painful, but what exactly are they, and how can your urologist treat them? Watch this video to find out. Kidney stones occur when certain ...

Advice for Discussing Sexual Health Issues with Your Partner

If you or your partner is experiencing sexual health issues, such as erectile dysfunction or low libido, communication is an essential part of overcoming them. It’s not always easy to begin a ...

When to See a Urologist About Premature Ejaculation

At least one in three men will experience premature ejaculation at some point in their lives, and when it is an infrequent issue, then it is not typically cause for concern. However, there are ...

Treatment Options for Women with Incontinence

Urinary incontinence can cause an enormous amount of anxiety for women, but if it is happening to you, you should know that you are not alone. Incontinence impacts the lives of millions of women of ...

Taking a Closer Look at Prostatitis

Prostatitis refers to inflammation or infection of the prostate gland, and it is the most common prostate condition in men over 50. There are four main types of the condition, and each requires care ...

Recovering From a Vasectomy

Vasectomy is a fairly minor procedure that men can have as a form of permanent birth control. During this procedure, the vas deferens is sealed so that sperm will no longer be present in your semen. ...

What Are the Symptoms of Overactive Bladder?

Overactive bladder—sometimes called OAB—is a common condition that causes the overwhelming need to urinate and the inability to stop the flow of urine. The intrusive condition can be ...

Spotlight on Varicocele

Varicoceles are similar to varicose veins, except they affect the scrotum instead of the legs. They occur when the blood that flows through the veins in the scrotum doesn’t move properly and ...

What Men Should Know About Prostate Cancer

There is significant disagreement about which men should be screened for prostate cancer and when these screenings should begin. Screening all men leads to over-diagnosis and over-treatment of ...

Answering Common Questions About Female Sexual Dysfunction

Sexual dysfunction in men, such as erectile dysfunction, get a lot of attention, but women can suffer from sexual health issues as well. As with men, sexual dysfunction does not have to ruin ...

What Can Cause Difficult Urination?

Difficult urination is a problem that can result from several causes. While aging can affect your ability to urinate, there may be other issues to consider, as well. Difficult urination can be a ...
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Urology Associates Offers Newest FDA-Cleared Breakthrough in Women's Health Treatments

Urology Associates’ WISH (Women’s Institute for Sexual Health) is pleased to introduce a ...

What Is a Urologist?

Some doctors are primary care physicians, while others are specialists. A urologist is a specialist ...