No Shave November or Movember?

Posted: November 8, 2013

If you look around these days and see some rather scruffy, unshaven faces, it’s for a good reason. This is to bring awareness to Prostate and Testicular cancer.  All over the world men are changing their faces in hopes to change men’s thinking about being checked for prostate cancer and doing self exams for testicular […]

Women’s Health Seminar

Posted: November 1, 2013

Please join us for an informational seminar with urogynecolgist, Dr. Meghana Gowda. Seminar will be held at our Reynolds Crossing office located at 6900 Forest Avenue, Suite 200, Richmond, VA 23230. Doors will open at 6 pm with program beginning at 6:30 pm. Women with urinary issues are encouraged to attend to learn about new […]

Please join us in welcoming Dr. Francie James

Posted: August 27, 2013

We are very pleased to announce the addition of urologist, M. H. “Francie” James, M.D. to our team. Dr. James obtained her medical degree from the Medical University of South Carolina in 2007.  She completed her general surgery internship and urologic residency at Eastern Virginia Medical School.  Following residency Dr. James completed a one year fellowship in genitourinary […]

Dr. David Rapp speaking Monday May 6 at HCA Spirit of Women dinner

Posted: May 1, 2013

Dr. David Rapp will be guest speaker at HCA Spirit of Women dinner program on Monday May 6 at 5:30 pm. His talk, “Women’s Health in Athletics and Stories of Inspiration” will be held at teh Palani Drive restaurant located 401 Libbie Avenue. Dinner will be served and there will be a cash bar. Event […]

Wednesday March 6 2013- Office Closing

Posted: March 6, 2013

Virginia Urology offices will be closing today, March 6, 2013, at noon due to the weather conditions. If you have an emergency, please dial 911 or go to the nearest emergency department.

Can We Hit The Prostate Cancer Target Better?

Posted: February 7, 2013

By Michael E. Franks, M.D. The Case for Prostate Biopsies With MRI/US Fusion Current standard of practice for initial prostate biopsy is 12 cores, with “hit rates” or cancer detection ranging from 25-40%. At Virginia Urology, our positive rate approaches 40%, so we’re doing pretty well compared to the rest of the country at this […]

Womens Health Seminar- Cancelled

Posted: November 14, 2012

The Women’s Health seminar that was scheduled to take place at our Reynolds office on Thursday November 15th at 6:30 pm has been cancelled. If you were interested in attending, please call 804-521-8720 to get on the waiting list for a different date.

Inclement Weather Delays Office Openings

Posted: October 29, 2012

On Tuesday, October 30th Virginia Urology will delay the opening of its offices and surgery centers. Our offices and surgery centers will open at 10 am on Tuesday, October 30. If you had an appointment scheduled prior to 10 am it will need to be rescheduled. We are making every attempt to contact those patients […]

Men’s Health Newsletter

Posted: September 25, 2012

In the attached United Health Care news letter please take time to read these interesting articles: Why  Do Men Skip Health Tests? With A Little Help From Friends- nutritional advice. Suggested Checkups and Tests Know Your Prostate Cancer Risks. Please click here for the newsletter