On this episode we had the honor of speaking with two guests on the topic of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia, or BPH. Our first guest is Dan, a patient who talks about his life before and after treatment for BPH and the overall journey he went on to find relief. Our second guest is Dr. Sankar Kausik, a urologist at Chesapeake Urology who talks about how other's may relate to Dan's journey before and after treatment. The goal of this podcast is to share a patient's story about their BPH journey to help people identify with the issue and to seek advice of a urologist.
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Dan, BPH Patient:
0:59 - Introduction
1:24 - Symptoms of BPH and seeing a urologist
3:10 - Impact of symptoms on quality of life
4:30 - Exploring treatment options
5:55 - Life after treatment
10:49 - Advice for patients, partners and caregivers on the BPH journey
11:54 - Final thoughts
Dr. Sankar Kausiki:
12:56 - Introduction
13:32 - How does Dan's story make you feel as a doctor?
15:46 - What does the typical journey look like for a BPH patient?
18:30 - Is BPH a lifelong journey?
20:15 - Advice for patients, partners and caregivers on the BPH journey
21:42 - Final thoughts
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September 29, 2022
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