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Urology Specialists Open Practice
February 09, 2020 - Texas Urology Specialists–Longview opened at 802 Medical Circle, Suite 400, and hired board-certified urologists Gregory Edwards, M.D., Landon Erickstad, M.D., Mark Erickstad, M.D., and Brian Williams, M.D. The urologists, who bring a combined 71 years of experience to the practice, will provide pre-screening, testing, and ongoing treatment of urological conditions to both men and women.
Texas Urology Specialists Opens First Location in East Texas
February 03, 2020 - Texas Urology Specialists–Longview welcomes four board-certified urologists to its team of experts. The physicians bring 71 years of combined experience in treating urologic conditions.
BPH, a common problem among people over 50
January 08, 2020 - In this interview, Miguel A. Mercado, M.D., discusses new minimally invasive benign prostatic hyperplasia (enlarged prostate) procedures that can be performed in the office.
New Technology Brings Precision to Prostate Screening, Cancer Treatment
August 05, 2019 - Steven Sukin, M.D., urologist at Texas Urology Specialists-The Woodlands, discusses the changes in urology care with multi-parametric MRI (mpMRI). The technology allows urologists to target specific areas instead of taking biopsies all over the prostate, minimizing damage to healthy tissue.
Texas Urology Specialists Offer UroLift Treatment for Enlarged Prostate
November 12, 2018 - Dr. Steven Sukin with Texas Urology Specialists explains the impact an enlarged prostate, also known as benign prostatic hyperplasia, can have on a man’s daily life.
A Game Changer For Guys
October 16, 2018 - There is a condition affecting millions of men — and now Methodist Dallas Medical Center is the place for them to find relief. The condition is benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), more commonly called enlarged prostate. In 2010, as many as 14 million men had symptoms of the condition
Texas Urology Specialists Treats 200th Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia Patient with Minimally Invasive UroLift® System
September 18, 2018 - Texas Urology Specialists announced today Steven Sukin, M.D., has treated his 200th patient with the UroLift® System, a proven, minimally invasive technology to treat men suffering from symptoms associated with benign prostatic hyperplasia, or BPH.
FDA Reviewed Treatment for Aggressive Prostate Cancer
June 27, 2018 - The FDA is reviewing approval of enzalutamide, a drug which lowered the risk of metastasis or death in men with non-metastatic hormone-resistant prostate cancer, according to a new study of 1,400 patients. Dr. Ashley Ross, medical oncologist at Texas Urology Specialists–Plano, discusses the trial.
Prostate Cancer Study: Multi-parametric MRI Improves Risk Assessment and Biopsy Accuracy
March 26, 2018 - Drs. Andrew Lee and Ashley Ross discuss challenges in diagnosing prostate cancer and review recent studies that explore care options.
In Memoriam – Michael Gruber, M.D.
March 05, 2018 - The Texas Urology Specialists family is deeply saddened by the loss of Dr. Michael Gruber, who died at his home in Dallas on Saturday, March 3.