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GHS Urology is a medical and surgical specialty that focuses on the urinary tracts of men and women as well as the reproductive systems of men. Surgeons at Greenville Health System are using new techniques and exploring the latest avenues for treating urologic problems and diseases of the urologic system, from prostate cancer and erectile dysfunction, to kidney stones.
The focus of the Men’s Health Center is secondary health issues that are the result of chronic diseases like cancer or cardiovascular disease, and sometimes even from the treatments required to fight the disease.
Over 50? Time for Your Annual Prostate Exam.
Dr. Larry Bowman, physician in Oconee County, discusses the importance of men having annual prostate screenings after age 50. After being diagnosed with prostate cancer, he had robotic surgery, perfomed by Dr. Patrick Springhart, a urologist at Greenville Hospital System’s Regional Urology.
Erectile Dysfunction. What is it?
Blog Post by Dr. William Flanagan.
ED is the inability to have an erection sufficient for sex. ED is very common. In fact, up to 50% of men in developing countries will develop ED in their lifetime, which means up to 30 million American men have ED.
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