HIFU (High Intensity Focused Ultrasound) - HIFU (High Intensity Focused Ultrasound) is approved for use in the USA. Dr. Bilowus is the most experienced HIFU physician in the Virginia, D.C., Maryland area, with over 10 years of HIFU experience. He preforms the HIFU procedure locally in the National Capital Area.
Prostate Enlargement and Blockage
(Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia) - Treatment
for difficulty with urination or incomplete bladder
emptying due to BPH is available with Laser
Therapy to reduce blockage tissue as an outpatient hospital procedure
or office-based Prostiva procedure. Dr.
Bilowus is highly trained and experienced with all forms of new minimally invasive office-based treatments such as Prostiva RF treatment and Targis microwave treatment.
Prostate Cancer Screening - Prostate physical
exam (DRE) should be done in all men after age 40.
men with a family history, no knowledge of family history
(adopted), or African-American heritage, PSA blood
testing should begin at age 40
of age 50.
Kidney Stone Lithotripsy (ESWL)
- This can now be performed effectively and quickly
on stones within the ureter non-invasively (without
surgery) with the new Reston Hospital Center Dornier
Lithotriptor. Dr. Bilowus is specially trained and
experienced with the Dornier Lithotriptor.
Vasectomy - This procedure is available as
an outpatient through the hospital or as a confidential,
in-office procedure under local anesthetic. Special
financial arrangements are available for patients not
covered by insurance.
Vasectomy Reversal (Vasovasostomy) - This
procedure can now be done with IV sedation and local
an operating microscope with 10x magnification.