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.

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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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?

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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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Is an MRI Fusion Biopsy Better Than A Regular Prostate Biopsy?

Ali Kasraeian, M.D., FACS | 07/23/2022

What’s the difference between an MRI fusion biopsy and a traditional biopsy, and which one is better? Find the answers here.

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Do I Have Prostatitis or a UTI?

Ali Kasraeian, M.D., FACS | 07/16/2022

Recognize the symptoms of prostatitis vs. UTI, find out how each condition is diagnosed, and learn when immediate treatment may be necessary.

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Which BPH Treatment Causes the Fewest Side Effects?

Ahmad Kasraeian, M.D., FACS | 06/24/2022

Looking for the most convenient and least disruptive way to treat your BPH symptoms? Consider UroLift®.

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What is the Prognosis When Prostate Cancer is Diagnosed Early?

Ali Kasraeian, M.D., FACS | 06/10/2022

Fortunately, most cases of early-stage prostate cancer that are properly diagnosed and treated do not shorten a man’s life expectancy.

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Does Kidney Stone Pain Always Occur in Your Flanks?

Ahmad Kasraeian, M.D., FACS | 05/24/2022

Find out where else you may feel pain associated with a kidney stone, when to see a urologist, and what treatment option may be most suitable for you.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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