Monterey Bay Urology Associates are experts in Men's Health, a field that encompasses a broad range of health concerns that affect men of all ages. The information below highlights the various health topics that our urology experts can discuss with men and their loved ones. Our urologists have years of experience and are happy to see men who feel that they have a problem with urinary or sexual function, men who wish to be screened for prostate cancer or low male hormone levels, or men who want advice on preservation of prostate and sexual health. Interested patients can email a request for an appointment by clicking here, or call either office to make an appointment (Santa Cruz 831-476-2626, Watsonville 831-728-4227).
Erectile dysfunction (ED) is a common condition in men as they age. Monterey Bay Urology Associates are experts in managing ED with a variety of treatments, and can help any man to have a more satisfying sexual relationship.
Low testosterone levels can affect men as they age, and can cause a variety of symptoms, including decreased sex drive, ED, depression, decreased vitality, and other symptoms.
Prostate cancer is the most common non-skin cancer in men, and the second leading cause of cancer death. However, not all prostate cancers are the same, and some may not require aggressive treatment. THe urologist at MBUA can help to diagnose and treat prostate cancer with state-of-the-art testing and treatments.
Prostate enlargement happens to most men to some degree as they age, and may be responsible for changes in urinary function. In addition, recent research shows a link between prostate enlargement and erectile dysfunction. Our urologists are expert in diagnosing and treating urinary symptoms in men, and offer a variety of treatments for prostate enlargement.
Many men don't see a doctor until they have a serious health problem, and by then it may be too late to prevent heart disease, diabetes, or high blood pressure. Our doctors can help to screen men for these conditions, along with prostate cancer, low testosterone levels, and other conditions.
Vasectomy is one of the safest ways for a man or a couple to prevent pregnancy. The urologists at MBUA are experts in the "No-Scalpel Vasectomy" technique, which allows men to recover very quickly after the procedure with a minimum of pain and fast return to work, play, and sexual activity.
Vasectomy reversal is a procedure that requires a highly skilled surgeon who is trained in microsurgical technique. Our surgical team has had excellent results that equal the best results available anywhere, and our overall costs are very competitive. Contact our office (831-728-4227) to schedule a consultation or request a consultation online.