Dallas Urologist Discusses Robotic Prostatectomy Impotence Risks

“Prostate cancer treatment has made great strides in the last decade with the introduction of the robotic prostatectomy.  Impotence and incontinence risks may be reduced by prostatectomies that are performed by robotic surgery,” says Dallas urologist Dr. Mark Allen.   There are numerous prostate cancer treatment options available today. If surgical removal of the prostate [...]

What Are The Treatment Options For Stress Incontinence?

What is Stress incontinence?  Dr. Mark Allen, a Plano, Texas urologist, offers insight on this common, yet troublesome form of urinary incontinence. Bladder problems can lead to urinary incontinence which is the uncontrollable leakage of urine. This condition can lead to emotional stress and it may cause otherwise outgoing people to stay at home for [...]

Dr. Mark Allen, Plano, Texas Urologist, Chosen as a Best Doctor in Dallas 2011 by D Magazine

DALLAS, Tx. (Dec. 1, 2011) — Dr. Mark Allen, MD, a urologist in Plano, Texas, was recently selected as a Dallas Top Doctor by D Magazine.  The D Magazine “Best Doctors in Dallas 2011” is a renowned selection of physicians and pediatricians in the greater Dallas area who are chosen based on a peer-review voting [...]

Male Urinary Incontinence Treatment Options

The percentage of men that suffer from urinary incontinence is estimated to be lower than the percentage of women who suffer from it, but it is as equally serious and embarrassing for both. Urinary incontinence is the accidental leakage of urine. It is a condition that plagues men and women of all ages, but is [...]

Pelvic Organ Prolapse Treatment Options for Women

Dr. Mark Allen MD, a north Texas urologist (http://northtexasurologist.com) with North Dallas Urology Associates, often finds himself discussing issues with women during their visits to his Plano, TX office surrounding pelvic organ prolapse and pelvic floor reconstruction. Ask the average woman about female pelvic health concerns like urinary incontinence or fibroids and she’s likely to [...]