المدونة

Andrologist Dubai

The Dangers Of Prostate Enlargement

What is Prostate Enlargement (Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia)? 

A prostate is a small walnut-like gland located under the bladder in a male pelvic area. It produces the sperm during ejaculation. An enlarged prostate, or Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH), occurs when the prostate becomes bigger than the average size. It occurs in almost every male as they grow older. It does not pose a threat, and it is not a cause of cancer in men. However, an enlarged prostate can cause some severe complications, although they do not occur often. 

  • Urinary retention- You might find yourself unable to urinate, and that would require a tube to be fitted inside your bladder so that the urine can pass. Some men might need surgery so that they can be relieved from urinary retention. 
  • Bladder stones– Thes...
more
Andrologist Dubai

Penile Enlargement: Before, During, And After

It is a common occurrence between men that they feel insecure about their private area and they seek answers that can boost their confidence. Men often turn to penile enhancement techniques so that they can feel better about themselves and gain confidence. Penis enlargement, or male enhancement, is a method to increase the length and width of the penis. The choice of treatment depends on your preferences since there are different types of techniques that involve surgical and non-surgical procedures. 

Before Treatment:

There are a number of things you need to consider before going into any kind of treatment...

more
Andrologist Dubai

Prostate Cancer: An Overview

What Is Prostate Cancer?

The prostate is a small gland, the size of a walnut, in the male reproductive system. This organ is located under the bladder. Cancer develops in the prostate due to the abnormal growth of cells that form a tumor. Prostate cancer also has the potential of spreading to the other parts of the body is not addressed early—this type of cancer is the second most common cause of death among men. 

Types Of Prostate Cancers

Prostate cancer can be categorized into two types according to the growth level of the tumor: benign (non-threatening) and malignant (threatening) growth. Benign growth is rarely ever a threat and usually does not spread to other parts of the body. It can be removed, and typically does not grow back...

more
Andrologist Dubai

What Is Erectile Dysfunction And How Can It Be Treated?

What Is Erectile Dysfunction?

Erectile Dysfunction, also referred to as impotence, is the condition in which a male is incapable of keeping an erection strong enough to perform sexual intercourse. It is a common condition that many men experience during times of stress or due to any pre-existing medical conditions. If men experience ED very often then that could mean that there is a serious heart problem involved or that there are difficulties in one’s relationship. 

What Causes ED?

This condition can happen at any stage of the erection. Common causes of erectile dysfunction include:

  • High Blood Pressure
  • Diabetes
  • Obesity
  • Stress
  • Older age
  • Stress, anxiety, and depression
  • Usage of drugs and too much tobacco

What Are The Symptoms Of Erectile Dysfunction And How Can You Check? 

You experie...

more
dr. shawket alkhayal

Can Erectile Dysfunction Be Reversed?

What is Erectile Dysfunction (ED)?

Erectile dysfunction is a condition where you are unable to achieve or sustain an erection firm enough for satisfactory sexual intercourse. It can be either a dysfunction that is rarely suffered or one that is a constant problem. Getting and maintaining an erection involves blood vessels, nerves, muscles, brain messaging, and psychology. Since so many factors are involved in the sustenance of an erection, it is common that sometimes complications may arise. However, this can become a serious concern when the loss of erection is regular.  

The symptoms of erectile dysfunction include:

  • Inability to get an erection when you wish to have sexual intercourse
  • Inability to maintain an erection throughout sexual intercourse 
  • Inability to experience satisfactor...
more
Dr. Shawket Alkhayal

Know The Do’s and Don’ts Of Penis Enlargement Surgery

Penis enlargement (or male enhancement) surgery is also known as penoplasty. It refers to a variety of techniques intended to increase the girth and length of the penis. The surgery itself involves dividing the ligament to connect the penis to the pubic bone. Doing this allows the penis shaft to become more visible. 

Ads for penis-enlargement products and procedures can be seen everywhere. There’s also a plethora of pumps, pills, weights, and exercises, that claim to increase the length and width of your penis. However, there’s very little scientific support for these although there are nonsurgical methods to enlarge the penis but is not mentioned here. 

The most common surgical procedure to lengthen the penis involves partially cutting the suspensory ligament that attaches the penis t...

more
P shot

Priapus Shot: The Revolutionary Treatment For Erectile Dysfunction

Erectile dysfunction is a condition that a lot of men suffer from. Although men with a history of hypertension, heart diseases, diabetes, and vascular diseases are at higher risk of ED, lifestyle factors like smoking and obesity can also contribute to this condition. 

Sometimes, ED can occur as a result of andropause, which is the male version of menopause, leading to a decrease in testosterone levels. 

Erectile dysfunction can impact a man’s life in many ways. Apart from the physical difficulties, it may often lead to low-self esteem, high anxiety, increased stress and in extreme situations, even to depression.

By identifying the underlying condition, our urologist recommends several ED treatment options to the patients...

more
hematuria

5 Common Causes Of Hematuria In Men

Have you ever seen blood in your urine?

Hematuria or blood in your urine may have alarmed you the first time. However, the underlying cause for hematuria may or may not be a sign of a serious medical condition. The best way to approach hematuria is by consulting with our urologist in Dubai to identify the reason behind the presence of blood in your urine.

In this blog, we are discussing the most common causes of hematuria in men and how to deal with them without worrying about it right from the start.

Causes of Hematuria

If you look closely at the functioning of your kidneys, you will understand that urine is nothing but the waste filtered from your blood. Every minute, half a cup of your blood is being filtered by your kidneys to produce the concentrated waste we call urine. 

Urine is no...

more
shockwave treatment

Effective Use Of Shockwave Therapy To Treat Erectile Dysfunction

Reproductive and sexual health in men are not discussed as often as it should be due to the stigma attached to it in society. However, with modern, high-functioning lifestyles and increasing stress levels, many men face mild to moderate issues when it comes to their reproductive health. 

One of the most common issues that men face is erectile dysfunction or ED.

ED is the condition when a man is unable to attain or maintain an erection firm enough to have or complete satisfactory sexual intercourse. 

While the condition can affect anyone at any age, it mostly affects men after the age of 40. The underlying reason for ED can be physical or psychological, meaning that there is no one solution to the problem. 

Often ED appears as a result of other health issues like diabetes, hypertension, ...

more

8 Practical Steps To Ensure Kidney Health

Your body is like a machine that constantly works to keep you healthy and on your feet. 

However, just like any other machine, your body also needs repairs and maintenance for it to function smoothly. Often times, we fail to give enough attention to our body, which leads to diseases or in worst cases, organ failures. 

So, what can you do to ensure the health of your body? While each and every part of our body has different requirements, in this blog, we are concentrating on kidney health.

Understanding your kidneys

Kidneys are your body’s waste management system. They are two bean-shaped organs, each about the size of your fist, located just below the rib cage on each side of your spine. 

Healthy kidneys are hard-working organs; they can filter about half a cup of blood every minute, ...

more