TUCC physicians are known throughout the country for their highly specialized skills. Here are a few links to PDF files and video clips of recent news stories that featured TUCC physicians, patients and our center.
On July 12, 2014 TUCC Foundation will host its first annual Men's Health Challenge at Sports Authority Field. The Men's Health Challenge includes a full men's health screening and informational sessions with local experts. In this clip, 850KOA's Robbyn Hart interviews TUCC physician Dr. Jesse Mills about the event.
Are women really healthier than men? Generally speaking, yes. Men die on average more than five years earlier than women. We experience life-threatening illnesses, like heart disease and cancer, at higher rates. And, according to the Men's Health Network, we make half as many visits to our doctor for preventive care.
As a man and as a doctor, I aspire to work toward health parity between the sexes. That's why I'd like to highlight June as Men's Health Month to recognize the public health issue that men's health is becoming and to begin working together to reverse these alarming trends.
June is National Men's Health Month and the week before Father's Day is Men's Health Month. TUCC physician and the director of the Center for Men's Health at TUCC, Jesse Mills, M.D., spoke with 850KOA on the importance of men taking better preventive care of their health.
Are women really healthier than men? Generally speaking, yes. Men die on average more than five years earlier than women. We experience life-threatening illnesses, like heart disease and cancer, at higher rates. And, according to the Men’s Health Network, we make half as many visits to our doctor for preventive care.
As a man, and as a doctor, I aspire to work toward health parity between the sexes. That’s why I’d like to highlight June as Men’s Health Month to recognize the public health issue that men’s health is becoming and to begin working together to reverse these alarming trends.
On Sunday, May 4, we hosted the first annual Walk for Bladder Cancer in Denver. Diane Zipursky Quale, president and co-founder of the Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network (BCAN) spoke with us about the Walk for Bladder Cancer series and BCAN's efforts to raise awareness for bladder cancer.
Dr. Jesse Mills of the Center for Men’s Health at The Urology Center of Colorado explains commons misconceptions about erectile dysfunction (ED). By separating the medical facts about ED from common disbeliefs, Dr. Mills offers hope with multiple methods of modern treatment that bring relief from this widespread condition.
This weekend, college basketball takes center stage, while a few fans are using any excuse they can to catch all the action.
Doctors in Denver are seeing a direct correlation between March Madness and when men schedule vasectomies. It seems, for this surgical procedure -- timing is everything.
"Most of the time these guys are looking for excuses to tell their wives about why they have to stay inside and watch basketball on TV," said Dr. Jesse Mills, director of the Center for Men's Health at the Urology Center of Colorado. "Here's a great carrot for them. Here's a great incentive."
Heat Biologics, Inc. (NASDAQ: HTBX), a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of novel cancer immunotherapies, announced today the first patient has been dosed in its Phase 1/2 bladder cancer clinical study with product candidate, HS-410. HS-410 is an investigational biologic designed to activate a T-cell mediated pan-antigen immune response for the treatment of bladder cancer. Dosing for the HS-410 Phase 1/2 study was initiated by clinical investigator Lawrence Karsh, M.D., F.A.C.S., at The Urology Center of Colorado in Denver.
"We are very pleased to begin dosing bladder cancer patients with HS-410. This represents a significant milestone for our Phase 1/2 study and an exciting step forward for Heat's clinical development program," said Jeff Wolf, Chief Executive Officer of Heat.
Most are apprehensive about the thought of seeing an urologist. Many are even more nervous upon arrival at the doctor’s office. The Urology Center of Colorado (TUCC) has successfully combined expertise with peace and calm. TUCC is the most comprehensive urology center in the Rocky Mountain Region and boasts the most well-trained and experienced doctors, including those performing robotic surgery.
The building itself was thoughtfully designed by the architectural firm Boulder Associates with an open floor plan. The center, founded by 13 doctors, was skillfully built with multiple amenities and opened in December 2006. There is natural light from the window at the end of each site line. The “Suite” concept is repeated distinguished not only by Colorado names but with matching colors and art. The Red Rocks Suite, for instance, has red signage and red-themed art. The other comfortable suites are: Browns Canyon, Turquoise Lake, Mesa Verde, Maroon Bells and Blue Mesa.
September was Prostate Cancer Awareness month, but doctors want you to be aware all year round.
The National Cancer Institute estimates there will be more than 238,000 new cases of prostate cancer this year.
Dr. Mark Jones with the Urology Center of Colorado was on 9NEWS Sunday Morning as well as cancer survivor, Kelsey Canady.
TUCC is contracted with all major insurance companies. We look forward to providing you with clinically advanced, compassionate urologic care.