The following departments are now located on the third floor at our West Des Moines clinic: Physical Therapy, Back Pain Clinic, Orthopaedics, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Pain Management. Please note — these specialties are only accessible by the Entrance 3 elevator/stairs located on the east side of the building.

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Prostate Health

Vasectomy appointments can be scheduled online using the link below. All other Urology appointments can be made by calling the Clinic at 515.875.9800.



Common in men of all ages, prostatitis involves an inflammation of the prostate gland, which may be caused by a bacterial infection. It affects at least 50 percent of men during their lifetimes. Symptoms can range from simple to chronic, and include:

  • Trouble passing urine
  • Burning, stinging, or pain when passing urine
  • Strong, frequent urges to pass urine
  • Chills and fever
  • Pain in the lower back, belly, groin, or behind the scrotum
  • Body aches
  • Rectal pressure or pain
  • Urethral discharge with bowel movements
  • Genital and rectal throbbing
  • Sexual problems and loss of sex drive

There are several courses of treatment, depending on the specific diagnosis.

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