Dr. Joseph A. La Nasa Jr., MD

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Dr. Joseph A. La Nasa Jr., MD

Male Adult Urology | Male

Fertility institute of New Orleans 4770 S I 10 Service Rd W Ste 204, Metairie, LA 70001 Get Directions

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COMPREHENSIVE MANAGEMENT OF GENERAL UROLOGY PROBLEMS AND SPECIAL INTEREST IN MALE FERTILITY PROBLEMS AND MICROSURGICAL CORRECTION OF VARICOCELES AND VASECTOMY...   Read More

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      Specialties

      • Male Adult Urology
      • Female Adult Urology
      • Genitourinary Reconstructive Surgery
      • Urology

      Board Certifications

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      • Urology

      Conditions Treated

      • Andropause
      • Azoospermia
      • Bladder Atony
      • Bladder Cancer
      • Bladder Diseases
      • Bladder Diverticulum
      • Bladder Infection
      • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
      • Cancer
      • Chronic Kidney Diseases
      • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
      • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
      • Erectile Dysfunction
      • Interstitial Cystitis
      • Kidney Cancer
      • Kidney Disease
      • Kidney Stones
      • Male Infertility
      • Neurogenic Bladder
      • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
      • Oligospermia
      • Polyuria
      • Prostate Cancer
      • Prostatitis
      • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
      • Sperm Abnormalities
      • Spermatocele
      • Spermatogenesis Arrest
      • Spermatogenic Failure, Nonobstructive, Y - Linked
      • Testicular Cancer
      • Testicular Dysfunction
      • Testicular Torsion
      • Testosterone Deficiency
      • Undescended Testicles
      • Ureteral Stones
      • Urethral Stricture
      • Urinary Disorders
      • Urinary Incontinence
      • Urinary Stones
      • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
      • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
      • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
      • Varicocele
      • Yeast Infections

      Procedures Performed

      • Bladder Surgery
      • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
      • Microsurgery Vasectomy Reversal
      • Microsurgical Epididymis Sperm Aspiration (MESA)
      • Microsurgical Procedure
      • Testicular Sperm Extraction (TESE)
      • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
      • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
      • Varicose Vein Ligation
      • Vasectomy

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Lsu Hsc-No La

        Graduated in 1968

      • Internship Hospital
        Charity Hosp-Lsu Div

        Completed in 1969

      • Residency Hospital
        Charity Hosp-Lsu Div

        Completed in 1975

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Tyler Clin

        Completed in 1975

        UCLA & Affil Hosps

        Completed in 1975

      • Undergraduate School
        Notre Dame

        Graduated in 1964

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      Dr. La Nasa Jr.'s experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Male Adult Urology
      • Board certified in Urology
      • Malpractice claims in Louisiana not available
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. La Nasa Jr.'s Care Philosophy

      COMPREHENSIVE MANAGEMENT OF GENERAL UROLOGY PROBLEMS AND SPECIAL INTEREST IN MALE FERTILITY PROBLEMS AND MICROSURGICAL CORRECTION OF VARICOCELES AND VASECTOMY REVERSAL.

      Microsurgical  Epididymal Sperm Aspiration (MESA) and Microsurgical Testicular Sperm Extraction (TESE) for patients with obstructive or non- obstructive Azoospermia ( absence of sperm in the ejaculate).

      Assesment of male hormone production and replacement therapy as indicated.

      My ability to communicate clearly, concisely, and comprehensibly after listening attentively with my patients is the key to my success!!!!