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Couples and Conception: Taking on Infertility Together

By Stephen Overholser, MD When a couple is ready to start a family, challenges with infertility can be stressful, mortifying, and even embarrassing. As the months or years pass, and nothing is working, the stress can mount. Doubt and frustration set in and a couple can begin to feel as if the situation is hopeless, […]

Georgia Urology Appoints Dr. Andrew Kirsch as Medical Director

Georgia Urology — the largest urology practice in the Southeast and the fifth largest of its kind in the country — has appointed Dr. Andrew Kirsch as its new Medical Director. Thanks to Dr. Kirsch’s wide acclaim and impressive career, patients looking for a best-in-class urology practice can choose with confidence. As Medical Director of […]

Georgia Urology Now Accepting Ambetter Insurance

Starting January 1, 2021, Georgia Urology is proud to accept Ambetter insurance for adult patients. We are committed to providing quality healthcare while working with leading insurance companies to offer cost-effective and affordable care. At Georgia Urology, we accept most insurance plans. For any questions, please call our business office at 678-284-4680 to speak with […]

Georgia Urology’s Dr. Andrew Kirsch Donates Knowledge and Expertise to Project Chimps

His compassion for children in need helped guide Georgia Urology’s Dr. Andrew Kirsch along the professional path of pediatric urology. And now his love for animals finds Dr. Kirsch using his medical knowledge to help a different kind of patient: chimpanzees. Dr. Kirsch is volunteering as Chief Medical Liaison for Project Chimps, a chimpanzee sanctuary […]

Dr. Wyatt Appeared on “The Weekly Check-Up” on WSB Radio with Special Host, Dr. Scherz

On Sunday, January 17, 2021, Georgia Urology’s Dr. Bryce Wyatt appeared as a guest on “The Weekly Check-Up” on News/Talk WSB Radio, with special host, Dr. Hal Scherz. During the show, Dr. Wyatt and Dr. Scherz discussed the medical management of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), symptoms and treatments of overactive bladder (OAB), kidney stones, the […]

Dr. Capelouto Discusses Prostate Cancer Treatment on “Atlanta Plugged In” on CBS46

In December 2020, Georgia Urology’s Dr. Carl Capelouto appeared on CBS46’s “Atlanta Plugged In” to discuss prostate cancer treatment, including SpaceOAR™. SpaceOAR™ is an absorbable hydrogel that temporarily creates a space between the prostate and rectum; protecting the rectum muscles, urinary and sexual function, and prevents bowel dysfunction. Watch Dr. Capelouto’s full segment on “Atlanta […]

Dr. Wilson Appeared on “The Weekly Check-Up” on WSB Radio

On Sunday, December 20, Georgia Urology’s Dr. Shenelle Wilson appeared as a guest on “The Weekly Check-Up” on News/Talk WSB Radio. Dr. Wilson is a graduate of La Universidad Adventista de las Antillas (Antillean Adventist University) in Puerto Rico with a Bachelor of Science in nursing, cum laude, and received her medical degree from Morehouse […]

Women in Urology: The Tide is Turning

Traditionally, male physicians have dominated the field of urology. This comes as no surprise regarding a healthcare specialty we typically associate with problems such as prostate cancer and erectile dysfunction.  However, statistics show things are changing. In 2015, female practicing urologists represented 7.7 percent of the workforce. According to the American Urological Association, this grew […]

Georgia Urology Sponsored 12th Annual F.A.S.T. Pace Race

Georgia Urology is proud to have been the title sponsor of the F.A.S.T. Pace Race on October 31, 2020! The event celebrated its 12th anniversary with the 5k, 10k, and 1m races with special guest and Olympian, Carrie Tollefson. Presented by the Forsyth Area Strider Team (F.A.S.T.) and the Prostate Condition Education Council (PCEC), this […]