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Dr. Assaad M. Mounzer

Urologist

Dr. Assaad M. Mounzer is a top Urologist in Wytheville, . With a passion for the field and an unwavering commitment to their specialty, Dr. Assaad M. Mounzer is an expert in changing the lives of their patients for the better. Through their designated cause and expertise in the field, Dr. Assaad M. Mounzer is a prime example of a true leader in healthcare. As a leader and expert in their field, Dr. Assaad M. Mounzer is passionate about enhancing patient quality of life. They embody the values of communication, safety, and trust when dealing directly with patients. In Wytheville, Virginia, Dr. Assaad M. Mounzer is a true asset to their field and dedicated to the profession of medicine.
Dr. Assaad M. Mounzer
  • Wytheville, Virginia
  • St. Joseph University School of Medicine
  • Accepting new patients

When should I do kegel exercises?

Kegel 's exercises are to strengthen the muscles of your pelvic floor. This will help if you have problems with stress incontinence (leakage of urine when you cough, sneeze or READ MORE
Kegel 's exercises are to strengthen the muscles of your pelvic floor. This will help if you have problems with stress incontinence (leakage of urine when you cough, sneeze or jump ...)

Can recurrent kidney stones cause permanent damage to my urinary tract?

Kidney stones can cause renal damage if they block the urinary tract (like ureter or renal ducts) for a long time. That is why it is very important to have them treated and have READ MORE
Kidney stones can cause renal damage if they block the urinary tract (like ureter or renal ducts) for a long time. That is why it is very important to have them treated and have the obstruction relieved by treating them or putting a stent to relieve the blockage until stones are treated and removed . The best way to prevent kidney stones recurrence is to increase your intake of water day and night to prevent dehydration.
It is also important to have your doctor test your urine (24 h urine collection for oxalate, citrate, calcium and uric acid )

Is Pilates helpful in treating urinary incontinence?

If Pilates strengthens your pelvic muscles , it may help with stress urinary incontinence , and prevent leakage of urine when you jump, cough, sneeze or laugh.

What is the best treatment for an overactive bladder?

If you go often during the day, it could be from drinking a lot of fluids , if it does not bother you you do not need a treatment. If it bothers you and you have a lot of urgency READ MORE
If you go often during the day, it could be from drinking a lot of fluids , if it does not bother you you do not need a treatment. If it bothers you and you have a lot of urgency with it then you can take some medications which can relax the smooth muscle of the bladder and cut downnon the frequency . These medications may have side effects like dry mouth or dry eyes. If you have frequency at night you may have a prostate obstruction associated with your overactive bladder. You want to be sure that you empty your bladder well , so check with your Urologist s office, where they can measure your post void residual .

What could be the cause of this burning sensation while urinating?

You may have a urinary tract infection. It is important that you have your doctor do a urinalysis and if needed a urine culture and get treatment if needed. Drink a lot of water READ MORE
You may have a urinary tract infection. It is important that you have your doctor do a urinalysis and if needed a urine culture and get treatment if needed. Drink a lot of water in the meantime and you can take some of the urinary antiseptics over the counter until you can see your doctor. If you have a fever go to your nearest emergency room.