Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia: Tried-and-True Versus New Treatments

This update from urologist Justin Ahn, MD, covers evaluation essentials for patients with signs of BPH; what to know about various medical therapies, including side effects; and the bounty of today’s surgical options. Learn the pros and cons of advanced, less invasive techniques, including UroLift (“the Stapler”), Rezm (removing excess tissue with steam) and Aquablation, as well as the advantages of HoLEP (holmium laser enucleation of the prostate) over the standard method of transurethral resection.


February 1, 2022

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Dr. Justin S. Ahn is a urologist who specializes in caring for patients with urinary stones and obstructions. He has expertise in minimally invasive surgical techniques, such as laser prostate enucleation (using lasers to remove excess ...

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