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Dr. Rabii Madi

Urology
Augusta, GA
24 years experience male

Locations

Department of Urology at Georgia regents University

Augusta, GA

Address

1120 15th street, BA 8414, Augusta, GA
Directions

My office hours

Wednesday: Closed
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Fax

(706) 721-2548

About

Bio

Rabii Madi, MD Professor of Urology Director of Urologic Oncology and Robotic Surgery at Georgia Regents University, Augusta, Georgia Specialty: Urologic Oncology Minimally Invasive and Robotic Urologic Surgery Education and Training: Fellowship: Urologic Oncology, University of Michigan Medical Center Residency: Urology, American University Hospital, Beirut, Lebanon Medical School: Kursk State Medical University, Russia Research and Clinical Interests Minimally Invasive and Robotic Urologic Surgery Therapies for Genitourinary Cancers Urological Oncology

Specialties
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Urology

Urology - Oncology

Licenses

United States: Georgia

Languages spoken

Arabic, Russian

Doctor Q&A

63 Answers
23 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A male asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
Could be: could be the inflammation is subsiding and as a result there is less swelling but rest reassured, they will not shrink overnight
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
No need: there is nothing wrong with you. no need for hormone or any other medications
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
Check blood sugar: Why you think you are getting dehydrated? what are you feeling and how do you know it is dehydration. if you are drinking and urinating a lot, check y... Read More
A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
No symptoms : Prostate cancer is asymptomatic especially at early stage. That's why screening is recommended for early detection. It includes psa (blood test) and ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
Different options : There is no single good treatment for prostate cancer. It depends on the age of the patient, nature of the cancer, and the overall health of the patie... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
Unusual procedure : It is an unusual for a young woman like you to have that procedure. Not sure what are the indications unless there is some congenital problem.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
Kidney stones : It might be related. Did you have a conduit or neobladder? Repeated infection or obstruction, and electrolytes disturbances can contribute to kidney s... Read More
A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
Not really: Steroids have androgenic effect which can work like the male hormone testosterone. It does not affect the size of the penis but might affect the testi... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
A common entity: Premature ejaculation occurs when a man ejaculates sooner during sexual intercourse than they or their partner would like. As long as it happens infre... Read More
A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
Yes there are: There are many ways. Medications such as viagra, cialis, Levitra (vardenafil) are effective. Other ways include vacum pump device, intra-corporal inje... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
Probably surgery: Your prostate is very big, and that might explain the high psa. Urinary retention and catheter insertion also can rise psa . I agree that the best tre... Read More
A 65-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
Bladder pain: Bladder pain is a non-specific symtpom. Can you describe more what you are feeling? Location, frequency, associated symptoms such as frequcny, urgency... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
Varicocele: Varicoceles are tortuous veins around the testicle (mostly on the left side). They are deep inside the scrotum and not usually visible unless they are... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
Strips: There are strips that could be used for quick testing of urine. I am not sure whether they are available for individual or home use.
A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
Abdominal pain: There are many explanations for your pain. It is helpful to mention if there are any associated symptoms, such as nausea, vomiting, any urinary sympto... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
Syrsurgery on penis: It is the repair of narrow opening of the urine channel (urethra) at the tip of the penis. It is usually performed on young boys. In most cases, it is... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
PSA : The most common blood test we use is the PSA to screen for prostate cancer. If psa is high, prostate cancer needs to be excluded usually through a pro... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
Urologist : More specifically a Urologic Oncologist, a urologist with subspecialty training in Oncology. MMost cancer centers have a multidisciplinary clinic wher... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
6 years on average : Metastatic prostate cancer responds to hormone therapy for almost 18 months. Once the cancer is hormone refractory the median survival is 6 years.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
Kidney stone: Most probably the blood you are seeing is coming from the kidney. 8 mm might be hard to pass spontaneously without intervention. Increase fluids inta... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
Safe: Cialis is safe for a young man and is a FDA approved for both BPH and erectile dysfunction. Won't harm your prostate.
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
Right varicocele : Varicocele is usually on the left side and not in the right. Isolated right varicocele requires further investigation. I recommend you see a urologis... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
Urodynamic : If UA is negative. You might need urodynamic to study the bladder function. You might also need cystoscopy to inspect the bladder
A male asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
Penis size : Length of penis varies from one man to another. The size does not affect sexual performance and satisfaction of the partner in most cases. There is n... Read More
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
Testicular lump: Hard to tell from your description. You might need Ultrasound of testicles and see a urologist.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
Ureteritis: Looks like chronic inflammation found on pathology. It is not a malignant or cancerous entity
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
No: clindamycin is not the typical medication prescribed for STDs. You need to see your pcp for proper examination and treatment.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
Gross hematuria : Visible blood in the urine is called gross hematuria and it always needs to be investigated. Your husband is young and it is unlikely he will have a s... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
Spontaneous healing : Usually it heals by itself without any intervention.
A female asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
Frequent urination: Do a urine testing ( urine analysis and urine culture) first to make sure there is no infection. If there is no infection, you need a proper assessme... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
Prostatitis : What are your symptoms? Did you do any urine analysis and urine culture? For you long you took the cipro?
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
Green discharge : Green discharge could be a sign of STD ( sexually transmitted disease) and needs proper evaluation and treatment. Special culture is needed for diagno... Read More
A 59-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
ED: If you are relatively healthy and not taking nitrates for chest pain, i would remcommend pd5 inhibitors such as viagra, cialis, or levitra (vardenafil... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
Nocturia: What you have is called nocturia. It is considered abnormal if you have to get up more than once at night to urinate. There are many reasons for it de... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
Symptoms: Not sure, but a rare entity called urethral diverticulum can cause the symptoms you are describing. A thorough pelvic exam is needed.
A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
Yes, it can: Recent researches have shown that men with diabetes have low sperm count. Uncontrolled blood sugar level and fluctuating blood sugar levels lead to lo... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
Urinary frequency: it could be a sign of urinary tract infection or UTI. you need to do a urine analysis, culture and may be started on antibiotics. Absence of burning ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
Testicular pain: could be different causes. Most testicular pain is physiologic and self limited. however, acute testicular pain can be a sign of serious pathologies l... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
Shouldn't : It shouldn't affect. It improves election and helps to maintain it
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
Psychogenic ED: Probably anxiety related or psychogenic factors can play a role in his situation. He is still too young for organic ED. It is very common in young man... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
UTI: It seems like urinary tract infection. The presence of white blood cells in urine is a sign of infection and the numbers represent the colonies of bac... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
Stones : Are You forming kidney stones or bladder stones? Spina bifida occulta can affect the nerves of the bladder. Repeated urinary tract infection can also ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
Safe: not really unless you have heart issues.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
After varicocele: there are no limitations besides the usual post-operative limitations . you can shower after 2 days. keep the incision clean. avoid heavy lifting for ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
Duration?: For how long you have those symptoms? a good starting point is to have a urine analysis and culture to r/o any urinary tract infection. Basic blood te... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
Urethral discharge : Whitish urethra discharge could be a sign of sexually transmitted diseases(STD). Go to ED and have a urethral swab. You probably need empirical treatm... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
Ignore: Urination while sitting can avoid the syncope.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
Test the bladder : Urodynamics are tests used to study the function of the bladder. It collects data about the bladder capacity, stability, power of contraction, etc.. I... Read More
A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rabii Madi
Urology 24 years experience
Yes you can: There are medications which are helpful to control symptoms of IC. For frequency and urgency, anticholinergic can help ( oxybutinin, vesicare, (solife... Read More

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Jul 20, 2013
Excellent Urologist.
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Madi is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Madi is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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The location is about 10 cm below navel.It is more sore than pain actually. The frequency of my urinate in the night is just 1 time only. Is it any relation with Prostate?Urgency I can manage it, Bloo...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you so much! I was a little freaked out since I have papillary thyroid cancer, and follicular variant papillary thyroid cancer.
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A superb app coupled with outstandingly good advice! Extremely valuable! Am most grateful for the selfless advice offered by the Mrs.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Kursk Medical Institute, Russia
Graduated 1998MD

Residency

American university of Beirut
Completed 2004

Awards

Who is who in america, Marquis Who's Who
Founding Rx Editor, First Place, National - Winter
2015
HealthTap ClubMD

Affiliations

American Urologic Association
Society Of Urologic Oncology
Society Of University Urologists
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