Green Light Laser is another treatment offered for benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). Memorial Urology Services offers the most up-to-date laser to treat this diagnosis.
This procedure frees the urethra of prostate tissue that has grown and caused narrowing and may have caused symptoms of urinary frequency or slow urine stream for men. Some minimal bleeding is typical after this procedure.
This procedure might appeal to those patients that are on anticoagulation therapy, as many times patients can continue on their medicine and have the procedure completed. The procedure takes about an hour and is done on an outpatient basis. Your physician can help you decide which treatment will be most appropriate for your diagnosis and will give you an optimal outcome.
Read more on the Green Light Laser website.