As a man, you juggle many demands on your time. As a patient of Freeman Urology Associates, you will be greeted by the same team of practitioners every visit – ensuring quality care in a comfortable environment. This level of patient care is important to us. Not only will you be treated with respect, but you will also feel you are a part of the team, confident that the friendly professionals who are taking care of you offer exceptional and innovative urologic care.
At Freeman Urology Associates, our experienced urologists provide comprehensive urologic care to the Joplin area and surrounding communities. We diagnose and treat a wide variety of urologic conditions such as:
Ever try convincing your husband, dad, brother or boyfriend it’s time to visit his primary care physician? We know men are less likely than women to ask for directions and may be less likely to routinely visit their doctor. The age-old adage “men don’t go to the doctor” is alive and well, even in today’s modern age of life-prolonging medicine. It’s time to convince men that self-care is not only sexy, but smart! Many men value caring for their looks, but miss the biggest piece of the puzzle – what’s happening inside their bodies.
On average, men die five years earlier than women - here's why.
Men tend to take very good of their vehicles and boats, but put off taking care of themselves. To get healthy and stay healthy for a long time, men need to develop the habit of taking care of their medical needs. Working a demanding job during the week and playing hard on the weekends doesn’t mean a man is healthy or without health risks. Compared to women, men are more likely to put off getting regular checkups and medical care, especially men who smoke, drink excessively or make other unhealthy or risky life choices.