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Personal Patient Portal

Urology Group of Athens will be introducing its personal patient portal program in 2015. Patients will be able to use it to access a set of forms, materials and information all designed around improving patient outcomes. As part of the Health Reform Act, physicians...

What Is BPH? How is it diagnosed?

BPH stands for Benign Prostatic Hyerplasia, or in laymen terms, an enlarged prostate gland. The prostate gland is a walnut size organ located right below the bladder that controls the flow of urine and sperm. An enlarged prostate gland is a non-cancerous growth of...

Good For You Summer Coolers

Not only is cranberry juice good for your urinary track, but cranberry juice can be very refreshing in the midst of Georgia summer heat! Sparkling Cranberry Punch is a classic Southern Cooler where you simply mix together the tree ingredients below and top with either...

How Often Does A Healthy Person Urinate?

The capacity of the bladder is between one to two cups or 8-16 ounces. That’s not a lot of space! In general, most adults urinate about once every two to four hours a day when awake for a total of about six to eight times in an average 24-hour period. However, the...

The Jagged Background Of Kidney Stones

A kidney stone is actually comprised of small, calcium crystals that develop within the kidneys. Kidney stones are one of the most common urinary conditions experienced by a significant number of individuals – old and young. While male and female can produce kidney...

Website Made Simpler

“Keeping pace with the latest and the most innovative changes happening with the Internet.” Back in March of the this year, the Urology Group of Athens website was updated with a much simpler format that is not only easy to reach on desktop and laptop computers, but...