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Dr. Ravi Chauhan

Urology
Memphis, TN
23 years experience male

Locations

Conrad Pearson Clinic

Memphis, TN

Address

1325 Wolf Park Drive, Suite 102, Memphis, TN, US
Directions

My office hours

Wednesday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
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Practice website

Fax

(901) 763-4305

Insurances accepted

Aetna

About

Bio

Board certified in urology and urologic surgery

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: Arkansas, Minnesota, Mississippi, Tennessee

Doctor Q&A

127 Answers
586 Agrees
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
Trauma/infection: Usually trauma or and infection.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
UTI: Sounds like a urinary tract infection. It's best to have the urine checked out by a health care provider.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
Hold off: It's best to hold off sexual activity for 4-6 weeks after the reversal. the microscopic stitching could become disrupted with sexual activity, prevent... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
Leave it alone: sounds like an abrasion. Will not likely get infected. Refrain from sexual activity until it heals.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
Depends: At a young age, significant OAB is not common. Pregnancy can worsen the course of OAB. Certain neurologic conditions may worsen this as well. I'd enco... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
It's possible : Any unprotected sexual contact involving semen and the vagina may result in pregnancy. Dried semen may still contain live sperm. You should probably t... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
UTI: Most likely a urinary tract infection. Seek medical attention. Will need a urine culture and possibly an antibiotic.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
Not directly: Dietary sugar itself will not cause impotence. However, elevated blood sugar levels associated with diabetes can cause impotence.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
Yes: If associated with pain, this could indicate a urinary tract infection.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
Either: To have removed - urologist; to help deal with metabolic prevention - nephrologist or urologist.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
Pentazocine: Pentazocine is a synthetically prepared prototypical mixed agonist-antagonist narcotic (opioid analgesic) drug of the benzomorphan class of opioids us... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
No: Possibly from increased fluid intake, overactive bladder, diuretic use, or bladder dysfunction.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
Yes: Paroxetine especially. A side effect of ssri medication is difficulty achieving orgasm. This side effect is particularly helpful in rapid ejaculation.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
Shortly: Once a kidney stone passes, obstruction resolves, thus pain resolves. Usually takes 1-3 days.
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
Painful: The foreskin of the penis - becomes stuck in the retracted position. Swelling occurs - not easily pulled forward over the glans (penile head). This... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
Yes: If small biopsy needed, then local anesthesia much safer. No need to bring a driver afterwards.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
Various causes: Often, this occurs after pelvic surgery (hernia or hemorrhoid, for example). Less often, spinal or nerve dysfunction.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
It's possible: Any solution placed on the sensitive skin of the genitalia has a chance of causing chemical dermatitis or a "skin burn." This is not true of everyone
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
Yes: There should be no problem with this. It may be painful, but not dangerous.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
Usually mild trauma: This may be a sign of mild trauma to the delicate lining of the urethra. You should be evaluated with a urine sample. This could mean an infection, st... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
Yes: Inflammation of the urinary tract is often the sign of infection or underlying bladder disease. Cancer must be ruled out. You should have a urine spec... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
Yes needs evaluation: A varicocoele is a collection of veins surrounding the testicle. If present, it is usually associated with the (l) testicle, based on the anatomy of t... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
No: There is no relationship between self stimulation and one's height
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
Mainly,: Mainly, ask if the treatment for prostate cancer will significantly affect your quality of life.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
Myth:: Myth: "stones only hurt when they're moving" fact: stones only hurt when they block urine flow.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
Probably so: Check with your doctor first. 5 weeks after delivery, if you feel up to it - sex and exercise are probably ok.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
It's possible: Any unprotected genital contact carries the risk of STD transmission, even if only for a brief moment of exposure
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
You decide: Ask yourself - "why do I do this 4 times a day?" If you are avoiding a healthy relationship, then this is likely a problem. As for "why," this may be... Read More
A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
Peyronies Disease: This may be a sign of trauma. It may also be the sign of peyronie's disease - a condition where the penis scars down and bends during an erection. A u... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
Various: Depending on the location, simple needle drainage may help. Sometimes, surgical excision is needed.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
No: HIGHLY unlikely. HPC virus must transmit skin to skin or through actual bodily fluids.
A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
Yes: In a fertile woman, any contact of sperm with the vaginal tissues can result in conception.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
No: These are not likely related.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
Medical Attention: Short term: er visit for IV pain meds long term: visit a urologist for definitive stone removal.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
Carefully: If pain is noted on retraction of the foreskin, adhesions may be present. Medical attention will be needed to reduce these, either by surgery or topic... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
Yes: No major problems for stopping cold-turkey.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
No: Unless alcohol interacts with any treatment for kidney cancer, alcohol itself doesn't affect this condition.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
Not really: No otc male enhancement medications have been clinically shown to improve libido. Often, they rely on placebo effect.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
In a way: No safe method exists for enhancing penile size. Fat and collagen injections have been done, but usually create a lumpy effect. The ligament at... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
Medical attention: Important to see a urologist. If unable to urinate, dangerous backup into the kidney may result. She may need a catheter or medications to allow more ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
Scopolamine: An anti nausea medicine - anticholinergic category.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
Various things: Bladder cancer or kidney cancer must be ruled out. If blood is visible, then there is a 25% chance of cancer being present. Once ruled out, bleeding c... Read More
A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
Probably not: A sudden grape like mass on the anal sphincter is most likely a hemorrhoid. Unless you are in severe pain, er visit is not necessary. Have your primar... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
Lab Test: Psa is an enzyme in the blood. It stands for "prostate specific antigen." free psa is not bound by proteins in the blood. Total psa accounts for bound... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
Physical exam: You should have a pelvic exam to evaluate for lacerations or micro-abrasions. Also, std testing may be needed.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
There: There are no proven dietary supplements to prevent prostate cancer.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
Ignore: Increase fluid intake to 96oz/day, preferably water.
A member asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
Yes: Color of urine should not be affected by Azithromycin therapy.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ravi Chauhan
Urology 23 years experience
Ignore: Reduce pasta, breads and sugary sodas. After a 2 week period, cravings for these go away.

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Dr. Philip Miller
Aug 28, 2016
I highly endorse and recommend Dr. Ravi Chauhan as an expert physician on the HealthTap panel. His answers are astute, empathetic, educational and instructional. Dr. Chauhan is an asset to our panel o...Read More
HealthTap member
Jul 5, 2015
even after bothering him many times with the same thing he was still nice and seemed concerned
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Chauhan is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Your answer was very helpful! Thanks :) Thank you doctor for your answer. but should i stop worrying?

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Tennessee College of Medicine, TN
Graduated 1999MD

Residency

University of Tennessee
Completed 2001

Residency

University of Tennessee
Completed 2005

Awards

HealthTap Top Doctor, Winter 2013
Most Influential, Third Place, Kingsport, TN - Winter
2013
Thought Leader, Second Place, Kingsport, TN - Winter
2013

Affiliations

American Urologic Association
American Urological Association, Southeastern Section
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