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If urinary tract infections (UTIs) are getting the best of you, you don’t have to suffer. Dr. Miguel Martinez, and the skilled medical team at Femhealth Group in Miramar and Hialeah, Florida help eliminate UTIs and their pain for good. Call Femhealth Group to learn more, or book an appointment online.
A UTI is an infection in part of your urinary system, which includes your bladder, kidneys, ureters, or urethra.
More than 8.1 million visits per year to health care providers are for UTI treatment. Women are about four times as likely as men to suffer from UTIs. Bladder infections are the most common type of UTI.
While you don’t always experience symptoms when you have a UTI, possible symptoms include:
Sometimes no matter how hard you try to avoid it, urinary tract infections still happen. Some common causes of UTIs include:
Some common risk factors for developing UTIs include:
Dr. Martinez diagnoses UTIs using urine samples and lab analyses and prescribes antibiotics that best match the type of infection you have. UTI symptoms often clear up within a few days after starting antibiotics treatment. To ease discomfort when you have a UTI, try the following:
When you’re ready to eliminate UTI discomfort and resume your daily activities without pain, call the team at Femhealth Group to book an appointment, or schedule online today.