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selmanSteven H. Selman, MD, FACS
Chair and Professor, Urology
Director, Urological Research
Residency Program Director

Our Center for Benign Prostate Enlargement and Sexual Health is a full service program for men with prostate enlargement, prostate diseases and sexual dysfunction. We specialize in comprehensive evaluation using state of the art urodynamics machine and offering various treatment options for each individual patients. Our physicians use latest technology in laser prostatectomy, minimally in-office procedures like TUNA which can be performed under local anesthesia to treat enlarged prostate. With these latest procedures patients can have short recovery time and can continue on their anti-coagulation medications.

In men, prostate surgery and radiation treatment can lead to urinary incontinence. There are various procedures designed to correct incontinence including sling surgery and artificial urinary sphincter implant. Our physicians are known expert in this field and had performed these procedures all over the world.

Our physicians specialize in the evaluation of impotence and offer latest treatment to restore sexual function. If medications or injections fail to restore sexual function, our surgeons provide the full range of implant surgery to achieve patient satisfaction.

Enlarged Prostate

As men age, it is common for the prostate gland to grow and cause obstruction of urinary flow. This can lead to symptoms that include:

  • Incomplete emptying
  • Pushing or straining to urinate
  •  Broken urinary stream
  • Frequency of urination
  • Inability to postpone urination
  • Getting up at night to go

The treatment for an enlarged prostate, or BPH, can involve medical as well as surgical therapy. Our specialists are fellowship-trained to utilize the newest, minimally invasive techniques, such as the Green Light Laser system, to give the best results while getting our patients back to normal activity more quickly. See our laser in action.

Erectile Dysfunction (ED)

Erectile Dysfucntion (ED) is a problem more common than men are willing to admit. Although it can be an embarrassing problem, men shouldn’t shy away from discussing ED with their physicians. New and exciting therapies now exist to help men re-attain their previous vigor. If you are having problems with ED, don’t hesitate to call one of our specialists today for a consultation.

Incontinence

Although the media and general public focus on incontinence being primarily a female issue, it also afflicts a significant proportion of men in our society. Whether due to aging or previous surgery, incontinence can be a debilitating problem, but it doesn’t have to be. Allow our fellowship trained specialists to discuss with you the myriad of options to getting you back to being dry and active.

Vasectomy

When you look at your beautiful children and know that your family is complete, come talk to the specialists at the University of Toledo to discussion options for permanent family planning. Our physicians utilize a scalpeless technique to get you back on your feet quickly. Call today to make an appointment.

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419.383.3578

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  • The University of Toledo Health Science Campus
  • Medical Pavilion
  • 1125 Hospital Dr. Toledo, OH 43614
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Last Updated: 6/17/14