Y. Mark Hong, M.D. Blog

What Foods and Drinks Can Irritate an Overactive Bladder?

Oct 8, 2016 — by markhongmd
Tags: Overactive Bladder

Certain foods and drinks can lead to irritation of an overactive bladder (OAB). Let's consider what you should avoid.

Relieve Your BPH Symptoms with PlasmaButton™ TURP

Jul 12, 2016 — by markhongmd
Tags: Urologist

PlasmaButton™ TURP is an innovative new way to relieve the symptoms associated with BPH. It involves no cutting or heat whatsoever.

Music and Medicine. A Prescription for Healing.

May 15, 2016 — by markhongmd
Tags: Prostate Cancer News Urologist

Most of us listen to music.  We not only like the way it sounds, but we like the way music makes us feel.  I've always suspected that there was a deeper connection between music and healing.  I never knew what a profound experience this could be until I got to listen to patient's music while operating on him.  Watch this clip to share in this incredible experience.

Nutritional Advice for Prostate Cancer Patients

Apr 9, 2016 — by markhongmd
Tags: Prostate Cancer

Find out what foods you should eat and what foods you should avoid if you have prostate cancer (or want to prevent it).

Diagnosing Male Infertility Causes

Oct 9, 2015 — by markhongmd
Tags: Male Infertility

Treating male infertility depends on the careful diagnosis of its underlying causes through meticulous testing.

Summer is Kidney Stone Season

Jul 27, 2015 — by markhongmd
Tags: Kpnx12 Nbc News Healthcare

It's hot out.  Really hot.  The summer heat can be unbearable at times, especially in the Arizona desert, but even more so if you end up with a kidney stone.  Dr. Hong talks hydration with NBC-affiliate KPNX TV and answers the question of just how much is enough when it comes to hydration.

Reversible Vasectomy? Inconceivable!

Jul 23, 2015 — by markhongmd
Tags: Cbs5 Cbs News Healthcare

Most men know when it's time to get snipped for a vasectomy.  But a new technique on the horizon may offer a reversible option.  Is this a good idea?  Learn more from Dr. Hong on CBS-affiliated KPHO.

Caffeine, Erectile dysfunction and You

Jul 20, 2015 — by markhongmd
Tags: Aztv7 Pbs News Healthcare

A new study showed possible benefit to coffee and caffeine intake on men's erectile function.  Dr. Hong discusses these results with Pat McMahon on PBS-affiliated AZTV's Morning Scramble as well as what you can do to improve your sexual health naturally.

Understanding Your Condition: Testosterone Deficiency Causes and Treatments

Jul 13, 2015 — by markhongmd
Tags: Urologist

We can help you learn more about testosterone deficiency causes and treatments so you can balance your system and improve your well being.

Testicular Time Bomb - national!

Apr 22, 2015 — by markhongmd
Tags: Abc15 News Healthcare

Have you ever wondered what risks men face when they father children in their older years?  Dr. Hong addresses the "Testicular Time Bomb" on this national interview from The List!

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