Every parent wants their baby to be perfect … and most are. But it’s not uncommon for a baby boy to be born with a problem involving his penis, testicles or scrotum. If this happens to your baby, take heart: A pediatric urologist can make things right.
Talking about sports or work is a breeze for guys. But most men keep their health worries private. Explore tips from our experts and learn why you should confide in your doctor when you first notice symptoms.
Disparities in health care often are thought to be the result of poverty and a related lack of access to quality health care. But clinical experience and research show that this is overly simplistic.
If you’ve been diagnosed with prostate cancer, don’t assume that surgery or radiation therapy is in your future. First, talk to your doctor about how aggressive your cancer may be. While surgery or radiation is best for some aggressive cancers, it’s not always necessary.
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They’re tiny. They make no noise. But few things on earth are more painful than a kidney stone on its way to the toilet.
For 20 years running, Cleveland Clinic has been named the No.1 hospital in the country for cardiology and heart surgery, according to U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Hospitals 2013-2014.” Its urology program also captured the No. 1 ranking in the nation. Overall, Cleveland Clinic is ranked the No. 4 health system in the U.S … Read More
It can be an embarrassing thing for a guy to call his doctor about a lump or swelling on his testicles, but it’s important to do. Whether it’s painful or not, a mass on the testicle is the most common early signal of testicular cancer, and should prompt an immediate call to the doctor. It … Read More
While most men won’t get testicular cancer, it’s the most common cancer among young men ages 15-35. It’s also highly curable, especially when it’s caught early. That’s why it’s so important that boys and teens learn how to perform testicular self-exams (TSE) and do them regularly. “In pre-pubertal boys, any unusual tumors or growths we … Read More
For the first time, our urology and nephrology programs are each ranked No. 1 in the United States by U.S. News & World Report in the publication’s “Best Hospitals 2013” rankings. We are both delighted and humbled by this recognition. Both programs are part of Cleveland Clinic’s Glickman Urological & Kidney Institute, where we have … Read More