Monthly Archives: October 2021


Choosing Between In-Office Procedures and Surgery for BPH

Benign prostatic hyperplasia or BPH is a non-cancerous enlargement of the prostate gland. It is extremely common with about 50% of men over 50, and 80% of men over 80, suffering from its symptoms. While BPH is very common, there is a lot of confusing information that can delay patients from receiving the most effective treatment. Many men live with the lower urinary tract symptoms associated with BPH for years before they pursue a treatment option. Many are then bombarded by advertisements telling them that herbs may shrink the prostate. Having read this website you know that these claims are questionable.

Dr. Engel Completes His First Half IronMan Triathlon

I am thrilled to announce that I have completed my first Half IronMan Triathlon. It has always been a dream of mine to train and compete in such a high-level athletic pursuit. It was even more exciting and enjoyable to have done it with my son. And, while I am proud of my achievement, it also represents advice that I would like to give all my urologic patience.

Can Coffee Lower Prostate Cancer Risk?

Coffee has historically had an up and down relationship in researchers’ eyes. What was once considered incredibly healthy, was later vilified as carcinogenic. Today, many studies have shown that coffee confers more antioxidant benefits than it does risks in the average person when consumed in moderation. But what did recent studies say about coffee as it relates to prostate cancer risk?

PROUD TO BE PART OF PRIVIA MEDICAL GROUP

Urologic Surgeons of Washington is a proud member of Privia Medical Group. The best doctors in our community have joined together to form Privia Medical Group (PMG), a multi-specialty, high-performance medical group that puts patients first. Our physicians are united by the mission of providing better, more coordinated care for their patients.

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