Experts In Vasectomy and Urological Treatments

Dr. Snoy is a general urologist. In addition to vasectomies he also treats:
• Bladder control
• Overactive bladder
• Bladder cancer
• Urinary incontinence
• Kidney stones
• Prostate disorders
• Prostate cancer
• Erectile dysfunction

Posts Tagged ‘UTI’

Urinary Tract Infections

Urinary tract infections (UTI’s) are normally treated with cranberry pills, estrogen therapy, acupuncture, and antibiotics. Most recently, daily antibiotic use has become the most prominent and effective treatment, according to Renal & Urology News.

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Cranberry pills are a common treatment for a UTI.

Loren G. Miller, MD, MPH of the Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute championed a review with his team focused on management methods of women experiencing at least three UTI’s per year. From their study, Dr. Miller’s team developed a model for UTI management. To read more about their findings and the five strategies for UTI prevention, click here.

 

Treatment

Treatment for UTI varies based on symptoms.  Urologists like Dr. Fredrick J. Snoy can provide a treatment antibotic, and additional information depending on the severity of the infection. If you are experiencing any symptoms and would like to have Dr. Snoy take a look at the problem, please contact our office for an appointment.