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Welcome to the Why Urology podcast with Dr. Todd Brandt.

This podcast is my personal attempt to teach you about your genito-urinary tract, what can go wrong, and how your urologist may just become your superhero.

The name of the podcast comes from my ongoing need to answer the question that I get so often from patients, friends, and family, “Why Urology? Why did you choose to become a urologist?”

Nov 30, 2019

Globally, every minute, a man dies by suicide. In the United States, 75% of suicides are men.

The causes of depression are many, including genetic, environmental, psychological, and biochemical factors, and some people are more prone to it and suffer more severely. For many it’s a crippling condition. Sadness, loss of...


Nov 3, 2019

Dr. Joseph Mahon sits down with me for a conversation about Men's Health. 

Dr. Mahon is a fellowship trained specialist in men's health just starting his career.  I think you will hear his intelligence, passion, and his kindness come through in this interview.

You can find more information about our SIMS protocol...


Nov 9, 2018

It is November. And this month each year the Movember Foundation encourages us to grow facial hair, specifically a mustache, to raise awareness and money for men’s health issues­­–prostate cancer, testicle cancer, and men’s health issues of depression and suicide prevention.

Three quarters of suicides are men....


Aug 25, 2018

 

Ken Mitchell is a physician’s assistant (PA) with a special expertise in Men’s Health.  In this interview Ken and I talk about his progression from PA school, through his early practice in primary care, his transition to Men’s Health and into our practice, and his current position at the Meharry Medical College...


May 31, 2017

I recently did a webinar in conjunction with American Medical Systems (AMS), a maker of penile implants.  This was to be an online version of a Patient Education Seminar (PES) usually given by a physician and a patient to other patients struggling with a similar problem.  In the case of the PESs I have done with AMS, we...