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Dr. Richard Sarle

Urology
DEARBORN, MI
23 years experience male

Locations

Office

Birmingham, MI

Address

1585 Henrietta st, Birmingham, MI
Directions

Insurances accepted

Aetna

Blue cross blue shield

Cigna

Humana

Medicaid

United healthcare

MICHIGAN INSTITUTE OF UROLOGY

DEARBORN, MI

About

Bio

Advanced robotics surgical training Urologic Oncology fellowship

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Urology

Licenses

United States: Michigan

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

469 Answers
145 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 23 years experience
What is small: Micro penis is a real condition but very rare.
A member asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 23 years experience
Penis length: 5 inches is average.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 23 years experience
No: Tells you sperm # and quality; doesn't tell you reason for abnormality.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 23 years experience
Diet !: You need 30 min plus of excessive 4-5 days per week and you need to cut your eating. No matter what anybody says weight is a calorie in calorie burne... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 23 years experience
Pca: Usually radiation and chemo; surgery not often in late stage pca.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 23 years experience
Radiation: Usually 30-40 total treatments.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 23 years experience
Yes: This is a common issue urologist deal with.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 23 years experience
Testes: Will get examined maybe an ultrasound of scotum.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 23 years experience
Stage 4: See a medical oncologist asap consider going to an academic medical center, may have a clinical trial for you.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 23 years experience
Missed periods: I imagine if you were severely ill you may miss a period.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 23 years experience
Testes cancer: Usually a mass in your testicle. If you feel a mass in your testes you should be checked by a doctor and they may order an ultrasound.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 23 years experience
Sperm : Sperm comes from the testes and travel through the prostate when a male ejaculatrs; after prostatectomy there is no ejaculation but the tested still f... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 23 years experience
Nephrostomy: This is a tube placed directly into the kidney, through the flank...
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 23 years experience
Hematuria: Hematuria is blood in the urine. You need a complete urologic evaluation that can involved bladder testing, a kidney scan, and sometimes other urine ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 23 years experience
Toesion: Twisting of testicle blood supply. Very painful; go to er immediately if sudden testes pain could be torsion.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 23 years experience
Undecended: Usually in children/babies the testes does not come down all the way into scrotum. After a period of time if testes doesn't come down can be brought d... Read More
A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 23 years experience
Psa: This is called a psa recurrence and you need to discuss with utolohist.
A member asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 23 years experience
Peeing air: You can pass air after surgery if you had a Foley catheter in during your procedure. Sometimes air gets into the bladder when a catheter is inserted.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 23 years experience
Penis lesions: You need an exam to know next step; all lesions need to be seen by a doc.
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 23 years experience
Unlikely stone: If x-ray don't say stone it usually isn't. 7 mm is very small for u to feel it, pain is unlikely related to mass
A member asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 23 years experience
Ejaculate: Depending on how often you ejaculate, you will expell different volumes of fluid. The more you do it the less fluid will come out....My advice is to ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 23 years experience
Psa: I think health status is more important. If the 77 looks good and is very healthy i would consider a bx at a lower value. In an unhealthy 77 yo, i wou... Read More
A 63-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 23 years experience
Bladder bx: A week or two probably healed.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 23 years experience
Lupron (leuprolide): Usually for intermediate to advanced disease, but many other treatments in addition or after lupron (leuprolide).
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 23 years experience
Bone mets: Add a drug like zoeta or xgeva (denosumab). Hormone ablation.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 23 years experience
Kidney ca: Any non surgical options is not for cure;.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 23 years experience
Digital rectal exam: A urologist will usually do a prostate exam as part of a complete evaluation.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 23 years experience
Ejaculate : The details regarding the ejaculate do not tell you much if anything about sperm quality.
A 66-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 23 years experience
Spread: While this is a very common question i know of no cases where this has occurred.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 23 years experience
Calcium: Just like you can get calcium deposits in blood vessels the same thing can happen in prostate...Not a big issue but sometimes seen in prostatitis pts.
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 23 years experience
Kidney blockage: Bladder cancer can grow to block your kidneys; this can be a very serious issue so you need to get checked out; an u/s to check your kidneys is cheape... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 23 years experience
Infertility: If you have unprotected intercourse for one year and are not pregnant both man and women can be evaluated by doc for infertility. Sperm testing tells ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 23 years experience
Dribble: Urine leaking.
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 23 years experience
Torsion: Follow the advise of your surgeon. Take at least a week or two off.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 23 years experience
Prostate cancer: The main way to diagnose prostate cancer is with a biopsy of the prostate. Most men have a biopsy due to an abnormal PSA; the higher your PSA the high... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 23 years experience
Nothing: Semen can change; in the absence of other symptoms you are ok.
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 23 years experience
Prostatitis: Can be found by urine culture, prostate exam, and symptoms..Often treated with long course of antibiotics like cipro (ciprofloxacin).
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 23 years experience
Infx: Sometimes it doesn't, depends on bacteria.
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 23 years experience
Renal cyst: Need to know bozniak classification of your cyst; 1 is simple 2-5 are complex, 3-5 are higher cancer risk and need removal. Grade 2 need regular monit... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 23 years experience
Uti: Within 24 hours if bacterium was the correct drug.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 23 years experience
Blood in urine: I don't think blood in urine is a labor sign.
A member asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 23 years experience
PSA: Gleason is used to describe how aggressive the cancer is not how a pt is doing. Your dad's psa is the key...If it is going up on hormone treatment he... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 23 years experience
Bladder ca: Stop smoking and follow your urologist advice for bladder checks every 3 months.
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 23 years experience
Cialis: Cialis and viagra (sildenafil) do not effect hormone levels, they are drugs that improve blood flow. Simple fixes include: don't smoke, lose weight, ... Read More
A 59-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 23 years experience
Retrograde ejaculati: Most of the drugs for prostate like Flomax (tamsulosin) are Alpha blockers and will cause ejaculate to go into bladder; other drugs like Proscar can h... Read More
A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Sarle
Urology 23 years experience
Scrotal swelling: You need to be checked by a doctor as there are many conditions that can cause the scrotum to swell, from a tumor in the testes to fluid in the scrota... Read More

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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Sarle is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Sarle is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This was very helpful. Thanks! My 70 years old neighbor is having a lot of pain, nausea, etc. with a 4mm kidney stone. Thank you for your personal input to this forum! G. Click, Stillwater, Oklahoma
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Thanks for your quick reply! Had my son 10 weeks earlier than expected when he stopped moving. That was october 19th. Been tested and don't have a UTI.
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My fiancee having irregular periods & this time she got 1 week early than the last month. Also she got periods 3 days after of sex.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Vermont College of Medicine, VT
Graduated 1999MD

Residency

HENRY FORD HOSPITAL

Residency

HENRY FORD HOSPITAL

Awards

2007 Detroit top doc
Top Doctor, First Place, Dearborn, MI - Winter
2013
Most Influential, First Place, Dearborn, MI - Winter
2013

Affiliations

Michigan institute of urology pc
Beaumont hospital
Henry ford wyandotte hospital
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