Treating Incontinence

Posted: June 15, 2014

What Is Urinary Incontinence? When you hear the phrase “urinary incontinence” you may immediate start thinking of a condition that cannot be controlled.  However, our team of experts at Virginia Urology is here to illustrate that there are many treatment options available to help treat the involuntary loss of urine. Through this Virginia Urology blog, […]

Exercise Linked to Improved Bladder Cancer Survival

Posted: May 22, 2014

Article Source: Exercise Linked to Improved Bladder Cancer Survival Article Review: At Virginia Urology, we are always researching the latest techniques and methods to keep our patients safe and healthy.  Some of the newest health news related to urology illustrates just how important regular exercise is to increasing the odds of surviving bladder cancer. In […]

Early Prostate Cancer Screening and Detection

Posted: May 15, 2014

Understanding Prostate Cancer Prostate Cancer is one of the most commonly diagnosed cancers in the United States, as is the second leading cause of death in men.  In fact, one in six men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer.  With such overwhelming statistics, it is of no wonder that researchers are constantly searching for prevention […]

Kidney Stone Symptoms

Posted: April 30, 2014

Treating Kidney Stones at Virginia Urology At Virginia Urology, we are dedicated to helping our patients feel safe and comfortable during every procedure. We understand that kidney stones can be very painful, and we work with you to eliminate the pain fast, and ensure that you can return to your normal activities as soon as […]

Does your bladder have you on the run?

Posted: March 20, 2014

If you have to go to the bathroom often and experience urinary leakage, you may want to consider taking part in a medical research study assessing the effects of two medications for overactive bladder. Learn more by reading our informational flyer.

Position Statement on Mesh Midurethral Slings (MUS) for Stress Urinary Incontinence

Posted: February 12, 2014

The AUGS and SUFU have come out with a position statement on the use of mesh and mid urethral slings. The midurethral sling is an option for the treatment of stress urinary incontinence (leakage of urine that occurs with coughing , sneezing or laughing). This is explained on our women’s health website. Recently our professional organizations issued a […]

Physical Therapy for the Pelvic Floor


Written by: Meghana Gowda, MD & Katherine M. Oxford, DPT- Virginia Urology Women’s Health Many Americans have utilized the benefits of physical therapy. Physical therapy has been well established in the successful treatment of musculoskeletal conditions such as lower back or neck pain. However, it can also be a useful treatment approach for pelvic floor […]


Posted: January 15, 2014

In part with Virginia Urology’s long standing commitment for over 70 years to the community’s urological needs, we regularly host informational seminars throughout Central Virginia on a variety of urological topics. Virginia Urology’s seminars are an opportunity for patients to learn more about certain conditions, the latest treatment options and what other patients have to […]



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