Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

Posted: September 17, 2012

By Michael E. Franks, M.D. September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month. What a year it has been. Several studies have impacted our current management and trends in evaluation and treatment of prostate cancer (CAP) this year. The use of PSA for screening has come under scrutiny by the US Preventative Health task Force (USPSTF) which […]

Doctor Koziol Retiring after 37 years of Dedication

Posted: June 8, 2012

Virginia Urology wishes Dr. Koziol farewell after 37 years of practicing medicine.  Dr. Koziol’s passion and dedication will certainly be missed by his patients, staff and colleagues alike.   In next chapter of his life, Dr. Koziol is looking forward to traveling with his wife and spending more time with their children and grandchildren.

Prostate Cancer Update 2012

Posted: May 22, 2012

By Michael E. Franks, M.D. Abiraterone (Zytiga, Johnson & Johnson), in a recent small study, showed promise in eliminating prostate tumors in some men with high risk prostate cancer.  Zytiga, which won approval  last year for treatment of metastatic prostate cancer after taxotere chemotherapy failure , has a novel mechanism of action. Abiraterone acetate (AA, above […]

We are moving! New office location in Hanover

Posted: July 25, 2011

We are pleased to inform you that we have expanded our practice at Hanover Medical Park. As of Monday, August 22nd, you will see your doctor in our newest office located in Medical Office Building 1 (MOB1), on the second floor in Suite 202. The MOB1 building is adjacent to our existing office. Our current […]

Virginia Urology to Offer CT Lung Screening

Posted: March 31, 2011

For smokers and past smokers, lung cancer is a top health concern. To address that concern, Virginia Urology is now offering CT lung screenings at the Stony Point office each Friday afternoon. A recent study found that these lung scans can reduce lung cancer deaths by 20%, and early detection is the key to beating the […]

Vasectomy Madness Strikes Again

Posted: March 2, 2011

During the month of March, Virginia Urology will offer patients a special “recovery kit” if they have their vasectomy performed between March 16 – April 1. Prime basketball is on the tube all month so no better time to get it done. Lay back and watch your favorite team as you recuperate all weekend with your wife totally […]

Online Bill Payment Now Available

Posted: April 26, 2010

Virginia Urology is consistently striving to provide you with convenient resources. The online bill payment is available to help manage your account. To pay your bill now, click here. For any billing questions, please contact our Patient Accounting Department at (804) 287-1030.

Virginia Urology Physicians are “Top Docs” in Richmond Magazine

Posted: April 8, 2010

It is that time of year again, when Richmond Magazine surveys area physicians to find out who they would select as their “Top Docs” in the Richmond area.  Since the “Top Doc’s” inception, Virginia Urology physicians have consistently been part to the list!  Congratulations to this year’s physicians: C. Ryan Barnes, M.D. – Urology Matthew […]

Virginia Urology Launches a New Women’s Website

Posted: December 9, 2009

The specialists at Virginia Urology for Women have vast experience in treating all aspects of bladder, pelvic, and gynecologic disorders, and this dedicated website provides the latest information for women. There are many conditions and disorders that do not require surgery and we offer a wide range of non-operative treatments for our patients.  Our skilled […]