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PSA testing and screening for prostate cancer is controversial. A private practice urologist with 30 years of clinical experience, discusses her current suggested use of PSA testing.
Male Hormone Replacement Therapy – 2017 Update
Dr. Boone was again voted one of Atlanta’s Top Doctors in Atlanta Magazine’s 2017 poll. Look for her in the July 2017 issue of Atlanta Magazine. Also, Dr. Boone received Castle Connolly’s “2017 Exceptional Women in Medicine Award.”
Dr. Boone is has completed her first podcast
Our new office hours are Monday – Thursday 8 am -4 pm Fridays 8-Noon
A new study from the American journal of clinical nutrition shows that eating Blueberries may help to decrease the risks for erectile dysfunction. 25,000 men were in the study ( the same Flavanone is found in Strawberries Blueberries, Red Wine, Apples ,Pears and Citrus fruit) So, a cup of one of these a day may be a great healthy benefit!
If you are over 30, start taking your blood pressure at home once a month and if it is >140/90, see your doctor soon! If your blood pressure is over 115/75 monitor it closely! 15% of the causes of high blood pressure are UROLOGIC in nature. If your blood pressure is hard to control, see Dr. Boone
The office will be closed the week of Thanksgiving (Nov. 20th at noon until Nov 30th at 7am.) The practice will be covered for ER visits ONLY by another Urologist. PLEASE PLAN AHEAD Prescriptions will not be refilled during this time as he will only be seeing patients in the ER with true emergencies. Our office will also be closed for the following holidays Dec. 24 & 25 and Dec 31 at noon, and Jan 1, 2016.
1/5 of all African American men will get prostate cancer 1/3 of Men will get prostate cancer if they have a family member with prostate cancer 1/7 of men with no family history will get prostate cancer PLEASE TELL ALL THE MEN THAT YOU LOVE TO HAVE A PROSTATE EXAM AND A BLOOD TEST FOR PSA IF THEY ARE AT RISK!