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Georgia Urology Staff Spotlight: Shelly Cherry

Georgia Urology is full of incredible, hard-working, and dedicated employees. We’re excited to highlight these wonderful medical professionals who serve our patients every day through monthly Staff Spotlights! This month, we’re highlighting Georgia…
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Dr. Scherz Appeared on “The Weekly Check-Up” on WSB radio

On Sunday, October 20th Georgia Urology’s Dr. Hal Scherz appeared as a guest on “The Weekly Check-Up” on News/Talk WSB Radio. Throughout the segment, Dr. Scherz and host Dr. Bruce Feinberg discussed a variety of topics related to healthcare.…
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Dr. Jeffrey Proctor hosts ICA Walk for an IC Cure in Cartersville

Acclaimed physician to speak at fundraiser to help cure interstitial cystitis Georgia Urology’s Dr. Jeffrey Proctor, an expert in the field of interstitial cystitis (IC), will be speaking at the ICA Walk for an IC Cure taking place…
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Georgia Urology Welcomes Dr. Joseph Song

By Dr. Joseph Song, M.D. It’s homecoming season in Gwinnett. From the smoke of cookouts to the crowds at the home game, this is my favorite time of year in Georgia. And, after 14 years away, it’s the perfect time to return. I grew…
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So, You Have Some Blood in your Urine?

By Dr. Bryce Wyatt, M.D. Seeing blood in your urine can be an extremely dramatic and frightening experience that, unfortunately, many people will experience in their lifetime. Blood in the urine, or “hematuria”, is one of the most common reasons…
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Dr. Charles Kaplan Participates in International Training Event

Georgia Urology’s Dr. Charles Kaplan participated in an international training event in Miami that focused on reservoir placement techniques and post-operative implant patient care. Dr. Paul Perito and his team at Perito Urology hosted many brilliant…
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Dr. Gonzalez Uses His Family’s Prostate Cancer Experience to Help

Dr. Froylan Gonzalez has a passion for treating cancers of the urinary tract. Although it makes up approximately 85 percent of his practice, the specialty wasn’t his first choice. Why the switch? It’s personal. Gonzalez walked into Ohio State…
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Should I Get Screened for Prostate Cancer? A Look at the Evidence

By Dr. Wesley Ludwig, M.D. Prostate-specific antigen (PSA) is an enzyme secreted by the prostate gland. PSA produced in small amounts in the blood of men with healthy prostates is normal, but PSA is elevated in the presence of prostate cancer. PSA…
Two children washing their hands appropriately, figuring out how to work against urinary incontinence at school.

How to Help Children with Urinary Incontinence at School

By Dr. Wolfgang Cerwinka, M.D. More than 90% of children will be toilet trained at the age of 5 years. At that age, the most common type of incontinence is bed wetting or enuresis. Urinary incontinence is the involuntary loss of urine and may be caused…