These consist of urinary symptoms including waking up at night, low flow, hesitancy and urge to void.
Bipolar (Plasma) Button Transurethral Resection of the Prostate works by using cautery to remove portions of the prostate under anesthesia. This new technique offers decrease blood loss and decrease risks of electrolyte imbalances then conventional TURP.
UroLift is a new minimally invasive treatment for men who suffer urinary symptoms related to BPH (benign prostatic hyperplasia or prostate enlargement). The UroLift system involves the insertion of small permanent implants into the prostate to hold the prostate open and allow for better urine flow. The urolift is less invasive then TURP and Greenlight Procedures and has lower risk of bleeding and sexual dysfunction.
Holmium laser enucleation of the prostate (HoLEP) is a treatment for an enlarged prostate (benign prostatic hyperplasia).
During HoLEP, a laser is used to precisely remove the obstructive portion of the prostate, similar to open surgery without the need for incisions. With HoLEP, surgeons remove the entire portion of the prostate gland that can block urine flow, which improves urinary symptoms.
Photoselective Laser Ablation of the Prostate (PVP or Greenlight Procedure) is a procedure that is generally done on an outpatient basis under intravenous anesthesia in the hospital or surgery center setting. cystoscope is placed in the bladder and a laser fiber is used to remove obstructing prostate tissue.
Evolve laser system is a treatment that vaporizes prostate tissue that induces Benign Prostatic Hypertrophy (BPH). When used as a procedure for patients, the laser can eliminate incontinence, problems with urination, pain while urinating or bloody urine, strong and contiguous urge for urination, as well as a weak urine stream.