REZUM™ For BPH
Experience relief from urinary difficulty with Rezum
Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) is a leading cause of urinary difficulty. Prostaterisk.ca offers an alternative to surgery (TURP) or medication for BPH using the innovative, non-invasive Rezum treatment. It provides numerous benefits for those suffering from BPH, and is a minimally invasive procedure which can be performed in minutes.
Why Choose REZUM™?
✓ No general anesthesia
✓ Performed under intravenous sedation
✓ Minimal pain from procedure
✓ Single day procedure completion – home the same day
✓ No overnight hospital stays
✓ Performed in out-patient setting
✓ Return to regular activities within days
✓ No BPH medications and side effects
✓ Sustained long term symptom improvement
✓ Preservation of ejaculatory function
✓ Less reliance on conventional treatment methods
✓ Quick and effective relief of symptoms
✓ Safe and tested procedure
✓ Preservation of erectile and urinary functions
✓ High rate of positive results from therapy
✓ Non-destructive like surgery, so can still have future treatment options
Prostaterisk.ca was created by Dr. Robert Nam, MD FRCSC, a urologic oncologist, and an international expert in prostate cancer, and BPH with extensive experience with REZUM. He has conducted extensive research in the diagnosis and treatment of prostate cancer and other conditions of the prostate such as BPH. He has given numerous lectures on prostate cancer at national and international meetings and universities. Dr. Nam’s clinical practice mainly consists of treating patients with urologic cancers and men with BPH. He performs the highest volume of the Rezum procedure in Canada and has been designated as a Rezum Centre of Excellence by the manufacturer, Boston Scientific.
Rezum for BPH
The REZUM treatment is a new technology that has been developed by Boston Scientific and was approved by the FDA in 2015 to treat BPH.
Q: Who will benefit from REZUM™ therapy?
A: Clinical studies show that many men living with BPH experience symptom relief with Rezūm Water Vapor Therapy. Rezūm is a great option for those who are not having success with watchful waiting and lifestyle change techniques, as well as those who do not wish to rely on BPH medications.
Q: Do I have to go to the hospital to receive Rezūm Therapy?
Q: Does REZUM therapy require sedation?
A: Yes. Rezūm Water Vapor Therapy require intravenous sedation, but no general anesthesia. Experience has shown that oral or local anesthesia is inadequate to minimize pain and discomfort from the Rezum procedure.
Q: How quickly will I notice improvements after receiving REZUM?
A: Clinical studies show that most men experience symptom relief as soon as 2 weeks after the treatment, and improvements continue for up to 3 months. However, patient responses can and do vary.
Q: How soon can I return to regular activities after REZUM therapy?
A: Clinical studies show that most men return to regular activities within a few days. Your urologist will discuss this with you and make personal recommendations based on your situation.
Q: How long do symptom improvements last after REZUM therapy?
Q: Can Rezūm cause erectile dysfunction?
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to determine if REZUM™ is an appropriate treatment option for you.