Bladder Cancer- Risk Factors, Symptoms & Treatment Options

Posted: October 12, 2018

The bladder is a hollow, balloon shaped organ in your urinary system and is located in the lower pelvis. It stores urine before it is dispelled from the body. And like most organs, the bladder is susceptible to developing cancer. In the United States, bladder cancer is the fifth most common cancer. That means that […]


Incontinence Happens

Posted: October 9, 2018

Urinary incontinence is the involuntary leakage of urine. While it’s a pretty common symptom (you’re not alone!), urinary incontinence also isn’t considered a normal part of life. There are a variety of treatment options that can help you find relief from your symptoms. Urinary incontinence can be caused by underlying medical conditions, physical problems, or […]


News about our Our Stony Point Office

Posted: September 7, 2018

We have moved our physician offices to the new facility located at 9101 Stony Point Drive at the corner of Stony Point Drive and Stony Point Parkway. It is important to note that the Virginia Urology Surgery Center has not yet moved. We are very excited to be in our new office and offer our patients the most […]


Pelvic Organ Prolapse- What is it and how is it corrected?

Posted: August 24, 2018

  You may have heard someone reference the body’s “pelvic floor,” but don’t feel alone if you’re not quite sure what that means. This group of muscles remains a mystery to many people because they’re out of sight. In short, the pelvic floor refers to a group of muscles and ligaments in the pelvic region […]


Prostate Cancer Educational Symposium

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Please join The Prostate Cancer Educational Institute of Virginia for it’s annual educational seminar. The meeting is on September 5th at the Bon Secours Heart Institute located at 7001 Forest Avenue, Suite 100 (corner of Glenside and Forest Avenue) Richmond VA  23230. Doors open at 6 pm with program running from 6:30 to 8 pm. Topics […]


When to get a Second Opinion

Posted: August 22, 2018

  You may have heard the old adage, “always get a second opinion.” But, seeking out a second opinion can be intimidating. Where should you start? The physicians at Virginia Urology are highly specialized in all aspects of urology and urogynecology. Our practice has over 75 years of experience treating patients, improving outcomes and offering […]


Fly-Fishing Retreat for Male Veterans or Active Military living with Cancer

Posted: July 26, 2018

 Virginia Urology is proud to support Reel Recovery! This program: Fly-Fishing Retreat for Male Veterans or Active Military living with Cancer  is offered in partnership with Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing.                                                       October 22-24, 2018 Graves Mountain Lodge & Rose River Farm in Syria, VA  REEL RECOVERY is a national non-profit organization that conducts fly-fishing […]


Your First Visit to Virginia Urology: What To Expect

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Sometimes a trip to the doctor can cause patients a bit of anxiety. That’s especially true when you’re visiting a doctor for the first time. If you’ve been referred to Virginia Urology, or are considering our practice for your healthcare needs, we’d like to put you at ease by walking you through the process, step […]


Kidney Stones Explained

Posted: July 25, 2018

Did you know, approximately 10% of Americans suffer from kidney stones at some point? That’s right. 1 out of 10 people. Those odds are great if you’re playing the lottery, but not ideal when we’re talking about a painful medical condition. First, what are kidney stones? If you haven’t had one yourself, you likely know […]


Vasectomies 101

Posted: July 17, 2018

So, you’re considering a vasectomy.  While the idea of a vasectomy can make men squirm, the procedure is the surgical equivalent to “a walk in the park.” That’s why millions of men across America have used it as a safe and highly effective form of birth control. Who is it for? A vasectomy is a […]