Treatment Options for Enlarged Prostate and BPH in NYC
Enlarged prostate caused by BPH Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH)can cause many urinary symptoms such as frequent urination, poor flow and waking up at night.
Effective treatment options for BPH are available.
Medical therapy: medications such as Flomax and Proscar are highly effective.
Minimally invasive office procedures for BPH are effective for treatment of BPH:
- Laser therapy of the prostate (PVP, Greenlight™ laser, Holmium Laser, Revolix™ laser).
- Transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP, prostate scraping) – TURP is a procedure done in the hospital or outpatient surgical center. It is very effective for patients with enlarged prostate.
- Transurethral Needle Ablation of the Prostate (TUNA, Prostiva™)
- Transurethral Microwave Thermotherapy (TUMT, Targis™, Prolieve™).
Effective treatment is available for men with enlarged prostate.