What is BPH therapy?
BPH is extra prostate tissue that can affect your ability to urinate properly. Symptoms include extra urgency, irregular flow, weak stream, straining and frequent night visits. BPH Therapy is a safe, effective alternative, with a simple out-patient therapy, applying the stored thermal energy in water vapour (steam) to the extra prostate tissue.
BPH THERAPY - video
Who Is BPH Therapy For?
BPH Therapy is for men with prostatic urethra lengths > 2.0cm and prostate volumes > 20cm3. It can also be used to treat prostates with a median lobe or elevated central zone tissue.
What are the benefits?
If your Therapy for BPH with Self Pay Surgery is a success, you’ll have preserved sexual and urinary functions.
What happens During Surgery?
Therapy for BPH requires general anaesthesia and takes just under an hour.
How long will I stay in hospital?
You should be able to go home the same day.
What is my recovery time?
As long as you avoid activities that may irritate your prostate, you should be able to return to normal activities within a few days and notice significant improvements within 2 weeks.
Self Pay Surgery Costs for BPH therapy Surgery
BPH therapy Self Pay Surgery Package includes
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Do you qualify for This Self Pay Procedure?
You are suitable for this surgery if:
- You have a Body Mass Index under 40
- You are over 16 years of age
- You are not pregnant
- You do not require complex rehabilitation or have a chronic disease that would require immediate post-operative care in an intensive care unit
- You do not have sickle cell anaemia, renal failure or have had a cardiac arrest or cardiac intervention (e.g. insertions of stents) in the last six months
How it works
Welcome to Self Pay!
Get in touch with Us
Our friendly team is on hand to answer any questions you might have, and explain our self pay solution to you before you start. We’ll make sure you have all the information you need.
Speak to your GP
Get your referral
Before you come to see us, speak to your GP or other healthcare professional (e.g. dentist) and ask for an open referral letter.
We book your appointment
Once you have decided you would like to meet for your surgeon, we will arrange your first consultation.
Visit your specialist
Meet your surgeon
Your specialist will discuss treatment options with you and explain any diagnostic tests you might need as part of your individual care package.
Book your treatment
You will be given a surgery time with very little wait. Payment is made before you start your treatment.
Paying for your surgery
Payment for your surgery is due once you receive your booking and have accepted and signed your surgery quote. We accept bank cheque, Mastercard, Visa or EFTPOS. Please note that all credit card transactions will incur a 1.5% surcharge.
Self Pay Surgery
Have your surgery
Unlike public hospitals, you're going to get in to have your surgery as quickly as the surgeon can do it.
Return home after surgery
We will inform you of your expected recovery time and anything to watch out for.
Post surgery appointment
Follow up with your surgeon
We will give you an appointment time and date to follow up with your surgeon, at their consulting rooms. This consultation is included in your Self Pay Surgery Package.
Enjoy your health
Get your life back on track
We’ll take care of the rest, leaving you to focus on treatment and recovery while our professional medical teams deliver your personalised care.
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