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Gender-Affirming Health Care Video

Gender-Affirming Health Care

Addressing the needs of gender-expansive patients is basic health care, yet many PCPs aren’t sure where to begin.
The Robot Will Assist You Now: Better Techniques for Blocked Kidneys in Kids Video

The Robot Will Assist You Now: Better Techniques for Blocked Kidneys in Kids

Laurence S. Baskin, MD, UCSF’s chief of pediatric urology, offers an exciting look at how specialists are using the da Vinci robot to enhance the precision of pediatric pyeloplasty.
A Better Bladder Guide: Managing Patients With Common Urinary Complaints Video

A Better Bladder Guide: Managing Patients With Common Urinary Complaints

This presentation from urologist Michelle Van Kuiken, MD, clearly defines overactive bladder and types of urinary incontinence, then walks through the pros and cons of treatment options – from physical therapy and meds to nerve stimulation and surgery.
Subfertility in Male Patients: A Specialist Illuminates Diagnosis and Care Video

Subfertility in Male Patients: A Specialist Illuminates Diagnosis and Care

Reproductive urologist James F. Smith, MD, MS, discusses the wide range of causes for male fertility problems, from structural abnormalities, such as varicocele, to lifestyle factors, such as tobacco use, to hormonal issues, which can arise from use of common medications and supplements.
Wetting and Fretting: How to Help Families Resolve Incontinence and Other Common Urological Issues Video

Wetting and Fretting: How to Help Families Resolve Incontinence and Other Common Urological Issues

UCSF pediatric providers offer guidance based on their experience with urinary incontinence, testicle abnormalities and phimosis. Their game plan for getting kids from wet to dry breaks down incontinence types, explains the constipation connection, and dispels misconceptions about bed-wetting alarms.
Urination Navigation: A Guide to Common Urinary Tract Troubles Video

Urination Navigation: A Guide to Common Urinary Tract Troubles

This presentation from pelvic medicine specialist Michelle E. Van Kuiken, MD, will get primary care providers up to speed on the wide range of urinary disorders, with diagnostic criteria and treatment options for overactive bladder, recurrent UTIs and vaginal prolapse, among other conditions. Bonus: how to work up microscopic hematuria.
Urinary Complaints: The Role of Primary Care Doctors Video

Urinary Complaints: The Role of Primary Care Doctors

Raj S. Pruthi, MD, chair of the UCSF Department of Urology, discusses the most common urological conditions prompting patients to seek care, with updated guidance on tests and treatments for UTIs, kidney stones, ED, prostate cancer and other disorders, plus keys to the expanding field of geriatric urology.
Common Problems in Pediatric Urology: Emergency & When to Refer? Video

Common Problems in Pediatric Urology: Emergency & When to Refer?

This case-based presentation by UCSF Chief of Pediatric Urology Laurence S. Baskin, MD, provides clarity on which conditions are emergencies that need specialty care.
Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer Video

Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer

With at least one-quarter of bladder cancer patients presenting with deadly muscle-invasive tumors, decisions on staging and treatment are profound – yet must be made swiftly.
Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer: A Guidelines Based Approach Video

Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer: A Guidelines Based Approach

Raj S. Pruthi, MD, chair of the UCSF Department of Urology, discusses the diagnosis, prognosis and treatment of invasive bladder cancer.
Clearing the Confusion Over Prostate Cancer Screening Video

Clearing the Confusion Over Prostate Cancer Screening

Doctors have backed off on routine use of the PSA test, yet prostate cancer remains the second most common fatal cancer in American men. Genitourinary oncologist Matthew R. Cooperberg, MD says that screening shouldn’t stop, it should be smarter
Managing Patients With Pelvic Fracture Urethral Injuries: From Stabilization to Repair Video

Managing Patients With Pelvic Fracture Urethral Injuries: From Stabilization to Repair

UCSF Urologist Lindsay A. Hampson, MD, a specialist in genitourinary reconstruction and male incontinence, presents current guidelines on optimal care of urethral injuries.