Frequent Urination in Men and Women

by Alex Shteynshlyuger MD


If you have any questions, to schedule a consultation or if you need a second opinion, please contact us or call: 646-663-4151

Find out our office hours or directions to our office.


What are the Causes Of Frequent Urination?

Frequent UrinationFrequent urination is a common complaint.  Among management women seen at New York urologists specialists.  Many patients have the urgency to go to urinate every 1-2 hours, sometimes more often.  Some patients have frequent urination only during the daytime.  Other patients have frequent urination at night.  Some patients have frequent urination, both at night and during the day.

Causes of urinary frequency, include:

Infection (urinary tract infection, sexually transmitted diseases, or prostate infection/prostatitis in men)

  • Overactive bladder (OAB).
  • Detrusor overactivity.
  • Enlarged prostate in men.
  • Urinary retention.
  • Incomplete bladder emptying.
  • Bladder cancer
  • Radiation cystitis
  • Small bladder capacity.
  • Neurogenic bladder.

Evaluation for Patients with Symptoms of Overactive Bladder:

  • History and Physical examination
  • Ultrasound of bladder and kidneys
  • Cystoscopy
  • Urodynamics
  • Urinalysis, urine culture
  • Additional studies as needed

Treatment Options for Patients with Overactive Bladder offered at New York Urology Specialists:

  • Medical therapy
  • Botox injections
  • Neuromodulation
    • Tibial nerve (UrgentPC) percutaneous neuromodulation
    • Interstim Sacral Nerve Neuromodulation
  • Behavioral therapy
  • Pelvic floor rehabilitation

Dr. Alex Shteynshlyuger  is a board certified urologist, who specializes in all aspects of care for urinary tract infections in men and women involving the bladder, urethra and kidneys. 

If you have any questions, to schedule a consultation or if you need a second opinion, please contact us or call: 646-663-4151

We specialize in providing care to men and women with complex urological needs. We also offer second and third opinions to patients who have not benefited from the cookbook approach to medicine and who require an individualized plan of urological care.  Please feel free to contact us with any questions. We also provide care to international patients and out-of-area patients in our offices.

We offer state-of-the-art Urological care for men and women with complex urological problems. We offer both surgical and non-surgical care in office and hospital settings.   We see patients from all parts of New York City, other parts in the USA, Canada, South America and the Caribbean and other international patients.