Kasraeian Urology | FAQ's

At Kasraeian Urology, we understand that you have questions and concerns about your urological health. That's why Dr. Ahmad Kasraeian and Dr. Ali Kasraeian have provided an extensive collection of blog articles covering a wide range of topics, including urinary tract infections, BPH (benign prostatic hyperplasia), prostate cancer, kidney stones, quality of life after treatment, and more. Whether you're one of our many patients in the Jacksonville, FL area, or you're elsewhere searching for answers, please feel free to peruse our constantly updated blogs below to learn more about urological health and treatment options.

Could Having Blood in Your Urine be Serious?

Ali Kasraeian, M.D., FACS | 05/25/2023

Seeing blood in your urine? Find out what may be causing it and when to visit your urologist.


What Can a PCR Test Reveal?

Ahmad Kasraeian, M.D., FACS | 05/12/2023

Compared to a traditional urinalysis or urine culture, a PCR urine test provides detailed information that may lead to more rapid UTI relief.


Is Aquablation Therapy the Best Treatment Option to Reduce BPH Symptoms?

Ali Kasraeian, M.D., FACS | 04/30/2023

With its low risk of side effects and extremely high success rate, many believe that aquablation is the ideal choice for BPH symptom relief.


What Are the Common Causes of UTIs?

Ali Kasraeian, M.D., FACS | 04/20/2023

Knowing some of the most common causes of UTIs can help you in your efforts to prevent future infections.


Can High Blood Pressure Lead to Erectile Dysfunction?

Ali Kasraeian, M.D., FACS | 03/24/2023

Understand the connection between hypertension and erectile dysfunction, and find out what treatment options are available.


What Complications Could be Experienced with UroLift®?

Ali Kasraeian, M.D., FACS | 03/21/2023

Looking for a convenient and effective solution for BPH that has minimal side effects? UroLift may be right for you.


Why Does it Burn When I Urinate?

Ali Kasraeian, M.D., FACS | 02/27/2023

There are a number of reasons why you may experience burning, painful urination. Discover more about what they are and your treatment options here.


What are the Risk Factors for Kidney Stones?

Ali Kasraeian, M.D., FACS | 02/17/2023

Knowing your risk factors for kidney stones can help you reduce your stone burden and potentially prevent new kidney stones from forming.


Is an MRI Fusion Biopsy More Accurate than a Traditional Prostate Biopsy?

Ali Kasraeian, M.D., FACS | 01/31/2023

What’s the difference between a regular prostate biopsy and an MRI fusion biopsy, and is one superior to the other? Learn the answers here.


What’s the Quickest Way to Clear a UTI?

Ali Kasraeian, M.D., FACS | 01/21/2023

Get fast relief from your UTI symptoms with these helpful tips.


How Will I Feel the Day After a Prostate Biopsy?

Ali Kasraeian, M.D., FACS | 12/26/2022

Be prepared for your prostate biopsy and recovery by knowing what to expect during and after the procedure.


Will I Still be Able to Get Erections After Prostate Cancer Treatment?

Ali Kasraeian, M.D., FACS | 12/23/2022

Many men worry about erectile dysfunction after prostate cancer treatment, but with modern technology, it may be possible to regain sexual function.


How Does Aquablation Compare to Other BPH Treatments?

Ahmad Kasraeian, M.D., FACS | 11/30/2022

Aquablation offers a minimally invasive alternative to other BPH treatments that runs an extremely low risk of irreversible complications.


Will BPH Go Away on its Own?

Ali Kasraeian, M.D., FACS | 11/24/2022

Discover if your BPH symptoms may go away on their own and what treatment options you have if they become more disruptive.


Which Antibiotic is Best for a UTI?

Ali Kasraeian, M.D., FACS | 10/28/2022

How do you know which antibiotic to take for a urinary tract infection, and is there a quicker way than waiting for a urine culture to find out?


How Can I Improve My Erections Without Medication?

Ahmad Kasraeian, M.D., FACS | 10/17/2022

Searching for an ED fix that doesn’t involve injections, pills, or chemicals? Penile shockwave therapy may be right for you.


What Could Be Causing My Painful Urination?

Ahmad Kasraeian, M.D., FACS | 09/21/2022

Burning or pain with urination could be associated with a number of issues. Find out what those are and what treatment options you have here.


When Is It Best to Remove the Prostate for Prostate Cancer?

Ali Kasraeian, M.D., FACS | 09/15/2022

Prostatectomy may not always be the most appropriate prostate cancer treatment, but it can be. Find out when prostate removal is the best option.


Does Prostate Cancer Run In the Family?

Ahmad Kasraeian, M.D., FACS | 08/19/2022

How likely is it that you’ll get prostate cancer if your father, grandfather, or another relative also had the disease? Find the answer here.


What Happens if You Leave a Kidney Stone Untreated?

Ali Kasraeian, M.D., FACS | 08/14/2022

Learn the risks of leaving a kidney stone untreated, and find out what options you have for kidney stone removal and prevention.


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