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Medical Management of BPH

Medical Management of BPH

Following on from a diagnosis of BPH or benign prostatic enlargement, it's important to be aware that there are several treatment options available to you. These include a range of options from observation, medication, minimally invasive treatment choices or...

Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia – BPH

Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia – BPH

Have you noticed that you’re getting up more frequently at night to go to the toilet to pee? Does it take you a longer period of time to void and empty your bladder? Are you going more frequently in the daytime? Is your flow a trickle or gravity fed?

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Prostate Cancer Treatments – Radical Prostatectomy

Prostate Cancer Treatments – Radical Prostatectomy

Trying to navigate treatment choices for a diagnosis of localized prostate cancer can be a bit of a nightmare. Once you jump on-line you’ll realize that there are an array of different treatment choices that range from active surveillance through various forms of surgery.

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The Basics of Prostate Cancer Management

The Basics of Prostate Cancer Management

Hey guys, if you or a loved one has recently received a prostate cancer diagnosis then this video is here to provide you with some background information so that you maybe better prepared for your upcoming journey through treatment choices, cancer and functional outcomes.

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Preparation for Prostate Biopsy

Preparation for Prostate Biopsy

A prostate biopsy is currently the only way to diagnose prostate cancer. The majority of men will have had a blood test (PSA) and a prostate examination. If either of these two tests are abnormal...

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Insertion of Advance Sling

Insertion of Advance Sling

The insertion of an Advance Sling is a surgical procedure for the management of male urinary incontinence. The patient in this video has previously had a radical prostatectomy. He is over one year...

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An Introduction to Erectile Dysfunction

An Introduction to Erectile Dysfunction

Gold Coast urologist Dr. Charles Chabert, talks about an Introduction to Erectile Dysfunction. You can watch the full video series (9 short clips) or you can jump to a particular section of interest...

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How is Erectile Dysfunction treated?

How is Erectile Dysfunction treated? As part of the "Introduction to Erectile Dysfunction" video series, Dr. Charles Chabert elaborates on treatment options for erectile dysfunction.

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What causes Erectile Dysfunction?

What causes Erectile Dysfunction? As part of the "Introduction to Erectile Dysfunction" video series, Dr. Charles Chabert elaborates on what the causes of Erectile Dysfunction really are.

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How common is Erectile Dysfunction?

How common is Erectile Dysfunction? As part of the "Introduction to Erectile Dysfunction" video series, Dr. Charles Chabert elaborates on how many Australian men, and those around the world actually...

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Prostate Cancer

Australian urologist, Dr. Charles Chabert, shares an overview about Prostate Cancer. He discusses the details of a prostate cancer dignosis, PSA, Gleason score as well as the clinical...

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BPH: What tests are used to diagnose BPH?

What tests are used to diagnose BPH? In this section of the BHP video series, Dr. Charles Chabert, Gold Coast urologist, explains which tests are involved in diagnosing Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia.

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BPH: How can BPH affect my sex life?

How can BPH (Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia) affect my sex life? In this section of the BHP video series, Dr. Chabert explains more about the impact this issue can have when it comes to sex.

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GreenLight Laser Prostatectomy

Many thanks to Dr Jimmy Lam for his contribution this week regarding the use of GreenLight laser therapy for the management of urinary symptoms related to an enlarged prostate. Dr Lam is a...

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Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms (LUTS)

Many thanks to Dr David Ende for this excellent summary about urinary symptoms. Dr David Ende is a Urologist with current appointments at St Vincent’s General Hospital, St Vincent’s Private Hospital...

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How we manage an abnormal PSA test…..

The way that we have managed and evaluated or abnormal PSA or prostatic specific antigen test has changed significantly over the last few years. The PSA test is the blood test in essence to assess...

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Google Glass Used During Surgery

We’ve seen Google Glass used by celebrities, adventurers and travellers. But what if it was used by doctors? For Dr Selene Parekh in North Carolina, Google Glass has become a welcome addition to his...

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Australian UroLift Implant

This Australian UroLift is performed by The Prostate Clinic's Dr. Charles Chabert. A UroLift is a new minimally invasive treatment for enlarged prostate. Astralian UroLift Implant Video

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Pathology of Prostate Cancer

Prostate Cancer and the Gleason Score Many thanks to Prof Hema Semaratunga from Aquesta Pathology, who has kindly written our guest blog this week. In the following article Hema discusses some...

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National Men’s Health Week

Men can make their health a priority. Take action daily to live a stronger and healthier life. Each year, National Men's Health Week is celebrated the week leading up to and including Father's Day...

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UroLift implant in 98g prostate

Watch live video footage from Dr. Charles Chabert, Australian urologist at The Prostate Clinic, of a UroLift implant in 98g prostate. UroLift implant in 98g prostate video [elfsight_youtube_gallery...

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Prostatectomy

Watch live video footage from Dr. Charles Chabert, Australian urologist at The Prostate Clinic, of a Prostatectomy. Prostatectomy Video

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The Mother’s Day Classic

On Sunday more than 125,000 people came together across Australia to take part in the Mother’s Day Classic fun run and raise support for Breast Cancer research. My family and I took part in the Gold...

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New advances in Prostate Cancer Imaging

Prostate Cancer in Australian men Written by Dr Eamonn McAteer & Dr David Homewood, Radiologists and Partners, South Coast Radiology. Prostate cancer has become the most significant major...

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The World’s Greatest Shave

Have you noticed coloured hair and shaved heads increasing in number lately? Get ready to see more because it’s that time of year again where thousands of people take part in The World’s Greatest...

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UroLift implant procedure

Watch live video footage from Dr. Charles Chabert, Australian urologist at The Prostate Clinic, of a UroLift implant procedure. UroLift implant procedure video

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Celebrities get prostate cancer too

Prostate cancer affects all kinds of men - brothers, sons, fathers, uncles and even high profile people. The unfortunate truth is that you can never be sure that it won’t affect you. Thankfully...

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50 Top Moments and Feats of Movember 2013

During November each year, moustaches of every shape and size appear on men's faces around the world. The point of this is to raise awareness and vital funds for prostate cancer, testicular cancer...

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Movember: A Journey in Pictures

Movember started back in 2003, raising funds and awareness for testicular and prostate cancer. Since then 21 countries around the world get involved. Prostate cancer is the second most common form...

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Prostatic Health Index (phi)

  There are different aspect to PSA (prostatic Specific Antigen) which can be evaluated to improve the utility of the test. Traditionally this has included comparison to the age specific value,...

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UroLift Prostatic implant

Urolift is a new minimally invasive treatment for men who suffer urinary symptoms related to BPH (benign prostatic hyperplasia or prostate enlargement).The first UroLift implants in Queensland will...

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New Consensus Statement on PSA testing

This week at The Prostate Cancer World Congress, held in Melbourne a consensus statement was established amongst a group of world opinion leaders in prostate cancer. The statement was in response to...

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TURP vs GreenLight Laser Prostatectomy

In this video, The Prostate Clinic compares TURP to GreenLight laser prostatectomy. Short video demonstrating side by side comparison of GreenLight and TURP. I also have a video of UroLift implants...

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Robotic assisted Laparoscopic Prostatectomy at the Wesley Hospital, Brisbane

Dr Charles Chabert performs robotic assisted laparoscopic (robotic assisted keyhole prostate surgery) radical prostatectomy at the Wesley Hospital Brisbane. This surgery is a treatment option for prostate cancer – removing the prostate gland and the seminal vesicles.
If you have concerns about your prostate, or have a diagnosis from your GP that you would like a specialist opinion on, please feel free to contact us.

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How to treat an enlarged prostate

There are a number of enlarged prostate treatments for Australian men. Dr. Charles Chabert, leading Australian urologist at The Prostate Clinic explains how to treat an enlarged prostate. Treatment...

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Prostate Biopsy by Dr. Charles Chabert

In this video by Dr. Charles Chabert, Australian urologist, you can discover more about a prostate biopsy, or TRUS biopsy (transrectal ultrasound guided biopsy). A prostate biopsy is a medical...

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Robotic prostate surgery explained

In this video, Dr. Charles Chabert explains more about prostate cancer and the various treatments. The Prostate Clinic goes into detail about keyhole prostate surgery as well as robotic prostate...

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PSA

Prostate cancer screening/testing. Early detection using the PSA test.

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David Hughes pelvic floor exercise

Pelvic floor exercises for men by Daivd Hughes, prostate cancer support nurse. This is a great explanation by a real expert. I hope you find this helpful as many men already have done. Good luck and...

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