May is Bladder Cancer Awareness Month
added on: May 19, 2020
bladder cancer awareness

Has you or someone you love ever been diagnosed with bladder cancer? If so, then you know the key is early detection because you have a much higher chance of beating the cancer. Here are some interesting statistics courtesy of the American Cancer Society: #1 – Bladder cancer represents 4.6… Read More…

Posted In: Cancer, Conditions

Your Covid-19 Update for May from Your Greater Pittston Urologist
added on: May 7, 2020
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Welcome to May! We hope you and your family are all safe and healthy during these times that can still be uncertain. There’s something to be said for how much this ordeal has brought people together, even though we’re asked to stay apart.  We thought we’d take this opportunity to… Read More…

Posted In: Conditions, Urology

What is Condyloma and What You Can Do About it
added on: March 25, 2020
frustrated woman in bed

One of the conditions we can treat at our Greater Pittston urology office is something called condyloma. You’ve probably not heard them called this name before, but more commonly, condyloma refers to genital or anal warts. Now, we understand this can be a health care topic some folks don’t even… Read More…

Posted In: Conditions, Urology

Help and Tips for Patients with an Overactive Bladder
added on: March 5, 2020
sign pointing to restrooms

Do you feel like you constantly need to run to the bathroom to urinate throughout the day and even at night? Has there been a time when you’ve experienced a little leakage out of nowhere? You could be living with an overactive bladder and not even know it! Your Greater… Read More…

Frequent Urination: When Should I Be Concerned?
added on: February 13, 2020
woman biting her lip

There you were getting ready for your next meeting when all of a sudden you’ve got to go…again. You think to yourself: Why am I running to the bathroom every two minutes? Is this normal? What can I do to make this go away? Your Pittston urologist will tell you… Read More…

What is Urology?
added on: February 4, 2020
woman biting her lip

If your doctor or general care physician tells you it’s time to see a urologist, you might be wondering why, what for, and what exactly they do. First of all, don’t panic! When you or someone in your family is referred to Greater Pittston Urology, know you’re in good hands… Read More…

Do I Really Need My Prostate Checked?
added on: January 17, 2020
man looking worried

A prostate exam is one of the most common yet most feared procedures guys worry about when talking to their Pittston urologist. We get it. You’re dealing with a sensitive topic in an even more sensitive area of the body and it can be unnerving to even think about. The… Read More…

Tighty Whities vs. Boxer Briefs: Can My Underwear Cause Infertility?
added on: January 9, 2020
boxers on clothesline

Underwear. Why do we even bother putting it on in the first place? You can thank your ancestors from way back in the day, a.k.a. centuries ago. They decided it would be best for their intimate areas not to touch their precious outer garments.  The “they” refers to the men… Read More…

I Have to See a Urologist in Pittston. Now What?
added on: December 23, 2019
woman ponders

It’s bad enough you’re experiencing issues “down there,” but now you’ve been told you need to find a urologist in Pittston for a consultation. Great! Now, what? The first thing we want you to do is to relax. You’re going to be amazed when you find out that you’re really… Read More…

What’s Causing My Urinary Incontinence
added on: December 5, 2019
woman covers her face in embarassment

There you are, going about your day, when all of the sudden “oops, there it is.” A little leak of pee that you just weren’t able to control. Has that ever happened to you? What about the sudden, uncontrollable urge to “go,” that occurs out of nowhere. Next thing you… Read More…

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