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Dr. Stuart D. Shoengold

Urologist

Dr. Stuart Shoengold is a urologist practicing in Millburn, New Jersey. Dr. Shoengold specializes in diseases of the urinary tract and the male reproductive system. This includes areas of the bladder, urethra, kidneys, penis and prostate. Urology is a surgical specialty and requires knowledge in other areas of expertise such as gynecology and internal medicine due to the variety of clinical problems that are involved.
Dr. Stuart D. Shoengold
  • Millburn, New Jersey
  • New Jersey Medical School
  • Accepting new patients

What could be the cause of this and why does blood in urine come and go?

This is a complicated and potentially serious problem and you need to see a urologist immediately to review the ultrasound reports any further testing and treatment including READ MORE
This is a complicated and potentially serious problem and you need to see a urologist immediately to review the ultrasound reports any further testing and treatment including lab work and probably a cystoscopy and CT scan

Urinating frequently, burning sensation, and abdominal pain.

These symptoms most frequently are do to a bladder infection or Cystitis. You need a urine culture and antibiotics to treat this infection.

UTI

A woman this age that has recurrent urinary tract infections needs to see a urologist to rule out further causes, including not emptying her bladder, and other potential causes READ MORE
A woman this age that has recurrent urinary tract infections needs to see a urologist to rule out further causes, including not emptying her bladder, and other potential causes of infections, including kidney stones or obstruction.


Why should people with kidney stones avoid spinach?

Most kidney stones are made of calcium especially calcium oxalate. Spinach may increase the oxalate excretion in the urine. This among other dietary factors and may cause a higher READ MORE
Most kidney stones are made of calcium especially calcium oxalate. Spinach may increase the oxalate excretion in the urine. This among other dietary factors and may cause a higher incidence of recurrent stones
Because of his young age further evaluation including the results of his stone analysis and a metabolic evaluation with a 24 hour urine should be done to evaluate the need for further dietary changes and treatment

Blood semen

The most common cause of blood in the semen is prostatitis or seminal vesiculitis. It's usually treated with antibiotics and anti-inflammatory medication. Further examination and READ MORE
The most common cause of blood in the semen is prostatitis or seminal vesiculitis. It's usually treated with antibiotics and anti-inflammatory medication. Further examination and laboratory evaluation as necessary.

Why do I feel an urge to urinate right after going?

There are a number of causes of the symptoms, which may be due to a bladder infection, a prostate infection, an enlarged prostate, or an overactive bladder.

Is cloudy urine a sign of an infection?

Yes, it could be an infection. You need a urinanalysis and a urine culture.

Spotting

The injury to your back may have damaged your kidney causing you to have blood in your urine and you should see a urologist for further evaluation including a CAT scan and urinalysis READ MORE
The injury to your back may have damaged your kidney causing you to have blood in your urine and you should see a urologist for further evaluation including a CAT scan and urinalysis

How will I know if my kidney stone has gone out in my urine or not?

Unless you pass the stone you want to be able to tell if the kidney stone is still there. The only way to know whether there is still a kidney stone is to have a renal ultrasound READ MORE
Unless you pass the stone you want to be able to tell if the kidney stone is still there. The only way to know whether there is still a kidney stone is to have a renal ultrasound or CT scan

Can regular consumption of cranberry juice keep a UTI away?

There are some clinical studies that show that cranberry may help reduce the incidence of cystitis, but this still remains controversial.

My husband has difficulty maintaining an erection. What can we do to improve our sex life?

There are many treatments for erectile dysfunction. This may be simple as using Viagra, but a full evaluation should be done to determine the cause and best treatments for his READ MORE
There are many treatments for erectile dysfunction. This may be simple as using Viagra, but a full evaluation should be done to determine the cause and best treatments for his problem maintaining directions.