Kasraeian Urology | FAQ's

Got questions? Our blogs explain treatments like UroLift®, LiSWT, and others, procedure process, healing, and expectations here at Karaeian Urology.

Is It Safe To Take Erectile Dysfunction Meds with Blood Pressure Medication?

Ali Kasraeian, M.D., FACS | 05/14/2022

Knowing the potential drug interactions between your ED and blood pressure medications is important for avoiding complications.


Could Painful Urination Be A Sign Of Something Other Than A UTI?

Ahmad Kasraeian, M.D., FACS | 04/26/2022

What could be causing your discomfort with voiding, and when should you see a urologist? Find the answers here.


How Soon Will My BPH Symptoms Improve After UroLift®?

Ali Kasraeian, M.D., FACS | 04/19/2022

With UroLift, you may begin to notice an improvement in your frustrating urinary symptoms sooner than you think.


Which BPH Treatment Is Least Likely To Affect My Sexual Function?

Ahmad Kasraeian, M.D., FACS | 03/11/2022

Discover two exciting treatment options that can help reduce your BPH symptoms while preserving your sexual function.


Why Do I Get Multiple UTIs Each Year?

Ali Kasraeian, M.D., FACS | 03/06/2022

Find out what may be causing your recurrent urinary tract infections and what options you have for accurate testing and rapid, long-term relief.


How Soon Can I Return To Work After UroLift® For BPH?

Ahmad Kasraeian, M.D., FACS | 02/24/2022

A helpful timeline of the UroLift process, including what to expect almost immediately after treatment and when you’ll be able to return to work.


What Are The Chances That I Will Have Side Effects After Aquablation For BPH?

Ali Kasraeian, M.D., FACS | 02/19/2022

With Aquablation therapy for BPH, most men experience no long-term problems with erectile dysfunction, ejaculatory dysfunction, or incontinence.


Could My Blood Pressure Medication Be Making My Erectile Dysfunction Worse?

Ali Kasraeian, M.D., FACS | 02/10/2022

A closer look at the relationship between hypertension and ED, including how certain blood pressure medications may affect your symptoms.


Does A UTI Always Cause Painful Urination?

Ahmad Kasraeian, M.D., FACS | 01/25/2022

You may be surprised to learn that a urinary tract infection does not always cause pain or burning, but you may have other symptoms.


What Are The Chances Of Passing My Kidney Stone Without Treatment?

Ali Kasraeian, M.D., FACS | 12/31/2021

How likely are you to pass a kidney stone on your own? The answer may surprise you.


What Side Effects Should I Expect After HIFU For Prostate Cancer?

Ali Kasraeian, M.D., FACS | 12/31/2021

How will HIFU prostate cancer therapy affect your erectile function or urination, and will you experience any pain after HIFU? Find the answers here.


Will An MRI Fusion Prostate Biopsy Cause Erectile Dysfunction?

Ali Kasraeian, M.D., FACS | 11/22/2021

Learn what side effects you can expect after an MRI ultrasound prostate biopsy, including how your erectile function may change and for how long.


PCR Test Vs. Urine Culture. Which Is Best For Detecting UTIs?

Ahmad Kasraeian, M.D., FACS | 11/12/2021

Discover the advantages of using a PCR test vs. urine culture for detecting and diagnosing a urinary tract infection.


Will Shockwave Therapy For Peyronie’s Disease Help Me Avoid Surgery?

Ali Kasraeian, M.D., FACS | 10/28/2021

Are you frustrated by the symptoms of Peyronie’s disease but prefer not to have surgery? Discover how shockwave therapy for PD may help.


When Is Ureteroscopy The Best Solution For Kidney Stone Removal?

Ali Kasraeian, M.D., FACS | 10/21/2021

Which approach to kidney stone removal is right for you? The answer depends on a number of factors. Learn more here.


How Long Is Recovery After TULSA-PRO® Treatment For Prostate Cancer?

Ali Kasraeian, M.D., FACS | 10/05/2021

When will you be able to return to work and get back to your normal daily routines after the TULSA procedure for prostate cancer? Find out here.


What Is UroLift® And How Can It Help Treat My BPH?

Ali Kasraeian, M.D., FACS | 09/22/2021

Looking for a BPH treatment that will not compromise your sexual function and does not require medication? You may be a candidate for UroLift.


Will Losing Weight Help My Erectile Dysfunction?

Ali Kasraeian, M.D., FACS | 08/29/2021

Believe it or not, the extra weight you’re carrying around can impact your sexual function. Find out whether weight loss will improve your erections.


Are There Common Signs Of Prostate Cancer?

Ali Kasraeian, M.D., FACS | 08/23/2021

Knowing the symptoms of prostate cancer and your personal risk factors can help your chances for early detection, diagnosis, and treatment.


What’s The Difference Between A Regular Prostate Biopsy and MRI Fusion Biopsy?

Ali Kasraeian, M.D., FACS | 07/28/2021

Find out how an MRI fusion biopsy differs from a traditional biopsy and why it may be more accurate in the early detection of prostate cancer.


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