May 29, 2014

Recurrent Urinary Tract Infections (Cystitis)

Are you one of the millions of women who are plagued with recurrent urinary tract infections? Dr. Boone has a unique approach to the evaluation, management, and long term treatment of women with recurrent urinary tract infections. If you have uncomplicated urinary tract infections (meaning you do not have fevers, shaking chills, or other serious medical problems), Dr. Boone can usually evaluate you in 1 to 2 visits and supply treatment for the entire next year without you having to come to the office again! All over America, women are missing work, activities with their children, fun vacation plans, and other important life events, due to recurrent urinary tract infections and interruption of the woman’s life. Dr. Boone can perform kidney ultrasound and bladder ultrasound in the office. These studies can usually be done on your first visit. Through taking a careful history, forming a physical examination, and performing kidney […]

Mar 15, 2013

Kidney Stone Treatment

If you have calcium oxalate stones, a new “lemon-aid” treatment adds citrate to your urine and helps keep the stones from forming and growing. The treatment is as follows: Put 4 oz. of “real lemon” (in a small green bottle in your grocery store) in 2 liters of spring water and drink 2-3 liters every 24 hours. (if you weigh 150 lbs., drink 2 liters. If you weigh 200 lbs., drink 3 liters). You may add Sweet & Low to sweeten. Avoid using sugar.

Oct 1, 2012

Premature Ejaculation

This occurs in nearly all men at some time during their sexual life. It is common among newly active males and decreases with sexual maturity and experience. There is no medication that is FDA approved for premature ejaculation. The class of drugs known as SSRIs have been used “off label” to prolong ejaculation. Dr. Boone frequently prescribes Prozac, Paxil, or Zoloft for use two hours prior to intercourse or on a daily basis if intercourse is frequent. For more information, see WebMD.  

Jan 10, 2012

Kidney Stone Patients

Our office is pleased to announce a new method of kidney stone prevention! We have net-worked with LithoLink to do 24 hour urine evaluations to help decrease stone formation! We are also using Flomax to aid in quicker and less painful passage of kidney stones! What I Need to Know About Kidney Stones.