Schedule an Appointment with Dr. Shteynshlyuger: Call/text today: or make an appointment online Dr. Alex Shteynshlyuger is a fellowship-trained board-certified urologist with expertise in the evaluation and treatment of sexual and erection problems in men using modern effective and proven treatment methods. We offer circumcision, circumcision revision, penile frenuloplasty. Continued Circumcision Benefits. There is some evidence that circumcision has health benefits, including: Less risk of urinary tract infections; A reduced risk of some sexually transmitted.
Circumcision may result in a decreased incidence of urinary tract infections. Circumcision may result in a lower incidence of sexually transmitted diseases and may reduce HIV transmission. Circumcision may lower the risk for cancer of the cervix in sexual partners. Circumcision may decrease the risk for cancer of the penis. Can I Get Circumcised as a Young Adult? Circumcision may be done at any age. If you were not circumcised as a baby, you may choose to have it done later for personal or medical reasons. Your doctor may suggest circumcision later if: You have repeated infections of the foreskin that do not get better with treatment.
Apr 26, · Circumcision should always be performed by a skilled professional and only on a healthy infant, using proven techniques to prevent infections. The rate of complications ranges from %% with most complications involving infection, bleeding, and the failure to remove enough foreskin. Jun 18, · Doctors also believed circumcision cut down on the risk of sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and urinary tract infections (UTIs), which, if left untreated, can lead to kidney infections.
Oct 29, · Urinary tract infections (UTIs) are infections of the urinary tract system (bladder, urethra, kidneys) that are generally caused by bacteria, especially E. coli. Women are at high risk of contracting UTIs due to a shorter urethra and the proximity of the anal and genital regions. A circumcision (sir cum SI zhun) is surgery to remove the foreskin (extra skin) from around the end of the penis (Picture 1). The circumcision is usually done in the doctor’s office. Your visit will take about one and one-half hours in all. Your baby will be awake and will have an injection (a shot) at the base of the penis to numb the area.