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John J Bauer, MD, FACS John J. Bauer, M.D., F.A.C.S.
www.flinturology.com

Urology Services, Inc.
G-1121 West Hill Rd.
Flint, Michigan 48507
Tel: 810.232.8888
Fax: 810.232.9190
Email: jbauer@flinturology.com
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Disease Information | In-Office Procedure Services
Hospital Services | Surgical Services

John J. Bauer, M.D., F.A.C.S., provides a full complement of urological services (disease information, office procedures, hospital services, and internet online services) for both males and females of all age groups. He treats a variety of urological conditions; included below are the most common conditions encountered:

Disease Information

  • Adrenal Cancer

  • Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH)
    • We offer diagnostic work-ups, conservative therapy, medical therapy and a wide range of surgical treatments for the enlarged prostate.
    • We also have experience with laser and electrovaporization therapy the prostate.
    • If you think that you may have difficulty with urination, please visit our BPH questionnaire that will help you determine if your symptoms warrant a consultation with a urologist.
    • For more on BPH and our services, see the BPH page of the Center for Prostate Diseases

  • Bladder Cancer

  • Bladder Control Problems
    • We treat urgency, frequency, excessive night-time voiding and blocked flow problems with the most conservative therapies first.
    • We provide biofeedback and electrical stimulation therapy for patients that do not respond to other therapies.
    • We are in the process of obtaining a Neotonus device for extracorporeal magnetic pulse therapy.
    • For more information on Bladder Control problems and our related services, see the Center for Urinary Control.

  • Erectile Dysfunction
    • We offer full diagnostic work-ups to evaluate the type of erectile dysfunction you may have, to tailor your treatment immediately to the most effective therapy.
      • We evaluate your current medications
      • Determine recent events that have effected your potency
      • Start with the most conservative therapy available
    • We provide comprehensive impotence management including:
      • Viagra Trials
      • MUSE Trials
      • Injection Therapy
      • Penile Prosthesis placement
        (For in-depth product information, go to the AMS website.
        • Malleable semi-rigid
        • Inflatables
    • If you think you may have difficulty with sexual function, please take the Sexual Health Inventory for Men that will help you determine if your symptoms warrant a consultation with a urologist.
    • For more information on Erectile Dysfunction and our related services, see the Center for Male Sexuality - Erectile Dysfunction page.

  • Interstitial Cystitis
    • We provide comprehensive diagnostic work-ups and the latest treatments for IC patients.
    • We provide electrical stimulation therapy for those that do not respond to any other standard therapies.
    • We are in the process of obtaining a Neotonus device for extracorporeal magnetic pulse therapy.
    • For more information on IC and our related services, see the Center for Urinary Control.

  • Hematuria (Blood in the urine)

  • Kidney Cancer

  • Kidney Stones
    • We provide comprehensive diagnostic and medical therapies for repeat stone formers.
    • We are trained in Holium lasers and ESWL (extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy)
    • We were trained in ureteroscopy and percutaneous stone removal.

  • Male Infertility

  • Pediatric Urology

  • Peyronie's Disease (penile curvatures)

  • Prostate Cancer
    • We offer a comprehensive diagnostic work-up and counseling service for patients with elevated PSA blood tests and subsequent cancer diagnosis.
    • We are adept at both radical retropubic (stomach incision) and radical perineal (incision under scrotum) prostatectomy procedures for curative therapy of prostate cancer.
    • We also participate in the placement of radioactive seeds for very early prostate cancer.
    • We provide continuous life-time surveillance (follow-up) for any patient that was diagnosed or previously treated for prostate cancer regardless of mode of primary therapy (radiation, surgery, cyrotherapy, seed placement or hormonal therapy)
    • We provide compassionate follow-on care and treatments for those patients that have failed their primary therapy.
      • Hormonal therapy
      • Pain management
    • For more information on prostate cancer and our related services, see the Prostate Cancer page of the Center for Prostate Diseases.

  • Prostatitis
    • We provide care for the acute infections of the prostate, epididymis and testicles.
    • We offer care for the chronic pain associated with the Myofascial Syndromes.
    • For those that do not respond to standard therapies we provide urodynamics and pelvic floor electrical stimulation in select patients.
    • We are in the process of obtaining a Neotonus device for extracorporeal magnetic pulse therapy.
    • We offer surgical remedies in select patients.
    • Pain management is also offered.
    • For more about prostatitis and our services, go to Infections page of the Center for Prostate Diseases.

  • Testicular Cancer

  • Testosterone Deficiency
    • We provide testosterone patches and injections for decreased libido (sexual desire) and associated erectile dysfunction.
    • We also offer the new testosterone gel therapy for decreased libido (sexual desire) caused by low testosterone levels.

  • Upper Tract Tumors (renal, pelvis and ureter)

  • Urethral/Penile Cancer

  • Urinary Incontinence
    • Male sling procedures for stress incontinence after prostate cancer surgery.
    • AUS-800 urinary sphincter prosthesis placement for males
    • Bulking-agent injections for both male and females
    • Conservative therapies for female incontinence
      • Medical therapy
      • Pessaries
      • Urethral plugs
      • Contigen skin tests and injections
      • Transvaginal surgery for sling operations
        • With bone anchors
        • With or without cadaveric fascia
      • Open abdominal pubovaginal slings for failed past operative procedures.
    • In the near future, we will obtain training in the InterStim implants, lower extremity nerve stimulation and Tension Free Vaginal Tape sling procedure.
    • If you have incontinence and wish to determine the type of incontinence you have, please visit our Continence Calculator. Stress and overflow incontinence usually requires surgery and urge incontinence is usually treated with medical therapy.
    • To learn more about incontinence and our related services, see our Center for Urinary Control.

  • Urinary Tract Infection

  • Varicocele

  • Vasectomy (Vasectomy Fees)

  • Vasectomy Reversal (Vasectomy Reversal Fees)

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In-Office Procedure Services

John J. Bauer, M.D., F.A.C.S., performs many procedures in the office at a reduced fee compared to the same procedure in the hospital. For complete descriptions about these office procedures please go to the In-Office Procedures page, and then go to the specific section for the procedure that you are interested in.

Hospital Services

John J. Bauer, M.D., F.A.C.S., performs many urological services in affiliated hospitals or surgery centers. The services include emergency room consultations and procedures, inpatient consults, outpatient surgery, and inpatient surgery.

Surgical Services

We offer the latest urological surgeries. To help you understand everything about your potential or planned surgical procedure, Dr. Bauer has written detailed information for you about nearly 100 of most common surgeries that he offers. To read the surgery details, go to our website's page called Your Surgery Details. Once there, you can look up the specific surgery in the list and go to a page that includes the surgery description, risks, pre-operative instructions and post-operative instructions.

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John J. Bauer, M.D., F.A.C.S.
www.flinturology.com
Flint, Michigan [map]

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