UroLift® in Concord, North Carolina

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In the past, traditional treatments for BPH (enlarged prostate) have included lifestyle changes, medications, or surgery. Today, however, there is a revolutionary non-surgical way to relieve the symptoms of BPH without removing prostate tissue.

In Concord, North Carolina, urologist Dr. Richard Natale offers the UroLift® System, a minimally invasive approach for treating an enlarged prostate that utilizes tiny implants to lift and hold the enlarged prostate tissue out of the way so it no longer blocks the urethra. There is no cutting, heating, or removal of prostate tissue.

How Does UroLift Work?

The UroLift procedure is a short outpatient procedure that requires only local anesthesia. It may be performed in the office or an ambulatory surgery center. During the procedure, Dr. Natale inserts tiny implants within the prostate to hold the lobes apart and relieve compression on the urethra, which allows urine to flow normally again. Best of all, patients typically return home the same day without a catheter.1,2,3

Enlarged Prostate

Enlarged Prostate

An enlarged prostate can narrow or block the urethra.

Step 1

Step 1

The UroLift Delivery Device is placed through the obstructed urethra to access the enlarged prostate.

Step 2

Step 2

Small UroLift implants are permanently placed to lift or hold the enlarged prostate tissue out of the way and increase the opening of the urethra. The permanent implants are delivered through a small needle that comes out of the UroLift Delivery Device and into the prostate.

Step 3

Step 3

The UroLift Delivery Device is removed, leaving an open urethra designed to provide symptom relief.

Why Choose UroLift?

The UroLift System is an alternative for patients who want relief from BPH symptoms without having to take medication or undergo more invasive surgery. More importantly, UroLift has been proven safe and effective in relieving BPH symptoms without affecting sexual function1,2,3,4. If any of the following apply to you then you might be a candidate for UroLift:

  • You do not want to take another pill every day.
  • You have tried BPH medication but experience unpleasant side effects.
  • You do not want to undergo major surgery due to potential surgical risks of side effects and complications.
  • You want a BPH solution that preserves your sexual function.
  • You want to regain your quality of life with minimal downtime.

Benefits of the UroLift System include1,2,3:

  • Minimally invasive in-office procedure
  • Minimal downtime
  • Typically no catheter or overnight stay required after treatment
  • Preservation of sexual function
  • Durable results
  • Symptom relief within 2-3 weeks

The most common side effects of UroLift include hematuria, dysuria, micturition urgency, pelvic pain, and urge incontinence. Most symptoms were mild to moderate in severity and resolved within 2-4 weeks after the procedure.1

For more information about the UroLift System, visit our FAQs.

Get relief for BPH today without surgery or medication. Contact Dr. Richard Natale today to find out if UroLift might be right for you. Call (704) 786-5131 or you can request an appointment online.

  1. Roehrborn, Can J Urol 2015, 3-Year L.I.F.T. Study
  2. Roehrborn, Urology Practice 2015, 2-Year L.I.F.T. Study
  3. Roehrborn, J Urol 2013, L.I.F.T. Study
  4. McVary, J Sexual Medicine 2014, Preservation of Sexual Function with the Prostatic Urethral Lift
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