Oct 17, 2020
Consider this a top ten list of things to ask your doctor about your upcoming surgery or procedure.
1. What is my diagnosis?
2. What is the name of the procedure you are recommending?
3. What are the goals and benefits and what can I expect to gain from this procedure?
4. What are the risks?
5. Are there alternative...
Sep 13, 2020
The ureter is the long thin little muscular structure that transports urine from the kidneys to the bladder.
The ureter is a relatively small player in the urinary system but a very important one. It doesn’t get talked about enough because it is often thought of as just a transport tube from the kidneys, the star of...
Aug 28, 2020
Transitional Cell Cancer forms in the renal pelvis and ureter as well as in the bladder. In this episode Dr. Mikhail Regelman and I discuss how we diagnose and treat this disease
Aug 26, 2020
This episode is about how, as we make choices in life, we often have to choose between two equally attractive paths with incomplete information and uncertain outcomes. Career choices are like that; life choices are like that. And often the choices feel limiting, like we are boxing ourselves in, closing off opportunities...
Aug 9, 2020
What is success? What does a successful life look like? What does it mean to be a success?
For too many urologists including myself the primary way we measure our lives as successful is through the building of a large and lucrative practice.
For the record, I believe these are important things to measure. A medical...