Chesapeake Urology News

THINK YOU HAVE TO LIVE WITH OVERACTIVE BLADDER? THINK AGAIN, LADIES! TOP TREATMENTS FOR MANAGING OAB

Published On: 05/12/2015

In recognition of Women’s Health Week, the women’s urology specialists at Chesapeake Urology encourage women to understand the signs of overactive bladder, or urge incontinence, and get the help they need to take back their lives.

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Rian Dickstein, MD, Named Cancer Physician Liaison for Baltimore Washington Medical Center’s Tate Cancer Center

Published On: 05/05/2015

Rian Dickstein, MD, Named Cancer Physician Liaison for Baltimore Washington Medical Center’s Tate Cancer Center

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MEN: TAKE YOUR HEALTH INTO YOUR OWN HANDS DURING APRIL’S TESTICULAR CANCER AWARENESS MONTH

Published On: 04/13/2015

Testicular cancer is not nearly as common as prostate cancer when it comes to men’s cancer. However, some 8,000 men are diagnosed with testicular cancer each year in the United States and about 350 men die from the disease. But, perhaps what is most striking about this form of cancer is that it is a young man’s cancer, affecting adolescents and men between the ages of 15 to 35 years. For this reason, testicular cancer can be tricky. Most adolescents and many 20 or 30-something men are not often aware of testicular cancer and often don’t view cancer as something that could happen to them. But, it can, and it does sometimes, which is why increased awareness of the disease is important.

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Julio Davalos, M.D., Senior Author, Has Research Featured on Cover of The Journal of EndoUrology

Published On: 03/26/2015

Julio Davalos, M.D., Head of Chesapeake Urology’s Stone Disease Program and one of the Mid Atlantic region’s most pioneering kidney stone surgeons, was among three physicians whose research on percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PCNL) and tubeless PCNL, as well as the novel approach to closing the renal access tract following removal of the kidney stone, was featured in The Journal of Endourology. The article, Hemostatic Plug: Novel Technique for Closure of Percutaneous Nephrostomy Tract , is featured in the March 2015 (Volume 29, Number 3) issue of the publication, which is the premier peer reviewed journal in the arena of stone disease.

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Dr. Karen Boyle Quoted in Recent U.S. News & World Report Health Magazine

Published On: 02/11/2015

A frequent contributor to national publications, Dr. Karen Boyle, co-director of male fertility, microsurgery and sexual health, was quoted in the recent U.S. News & World Report Health Magazine's article, "Infertility Struggles, It's Not Always A Woman's Issue."

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Dr. Keith O'Reilly Named Carroll Hospital Center's Physician of the Month for January

Published On: 01/14/2015

Chesapeake Urology's Keith O’Reilly, M.D., was named Physician of the Month for January by Carroll Hospital Center for his dedicated and exceptional care of a patient who was undergoing a urological procedure at the hospital. Dr. O’Reilly has been affiliated with Carroll Hospital Center for eight years.

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Dr. Robert Brookland Honored by The Maryland State Council on Cancer Control

Published On: 12/23/2014

Congratulations to Chesapeake Urology’s Robert K. Brookland, MD, FACR, FACRO, who recently was honored with the Martin D. Abeloff Award for Excellence in Public Health and Cancer Control by the Maryland State Council on Cancer Control.

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