Urinary Tract Infections (UTIs)

Understanding Urinary Tract Infections

Urinary Tract Infections (UTIs) are common infections that can affect any part of the urinary system, including the kidneys, bladder, ureters, and urethra. While UTIs can occur in both men and women, women are at a higher risk due to their shorter urethra, which allows bacteria easier access to the bladder.

Symptoms of UTIs

UTIs can cause a range of symptoms, which may vary depending on which part of the urinary tract is affected:

Causes of UTIs

UTIs typically occur when bacteria enter the urinary tract through the urethra and begin to multiply in the bladder. Common causes and risk factors include:


Diagnosing a UTI involves several steps:

Treatment Options

Treatment for UTIs is generally straightforward, but it’s essential to address it promptly to avoid complications. Our approach includes:

Preventing UTIs

There are several strategies to reduce the risk of developing a UTI:

Why Choose Us?

Our practice is committed to providing comprehensive care for urinary tract infections, tailored to each patient’s unique needs. Here’s why you should trust us with your care:

Contact Us

If you are experiencing symptoms of a urinary tract infection, don’t hesitate to seek medical attention. Early diagnosis and treatment can prevent complications and improve your comfort. Contact our office today at 508.655.4422 to schedule an appointment.

Our dedicated team is here to provide you with the highest quality care and support for all your urinary health needs.