Tallwood Men’s Health is Hartford HealthCare’s commitment to providing the type of medical care men need with the comfort level they want.

Have you had heart palpitations recently, trouble urinating or erectile dysfunction? Have you gained excessive weight or are suddenly concerned about a family history of diabetes, high cholesterol, prostate cancer or other condition? Our services are available at a location near you, but at the Tallwood Men’s Health Center in Farmington a nurse coordinator is also available to schedule initial consultations and follow-ups, arrange care with other providers if needed and answer all your questions. 

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Here's why Dr. Jared Bieniek, Tallwood Men's Health medical director, is calling for a paradigm shift in how men approach healthcare.

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After Prostate Removal: The Whys and Whats of Urinary Incontinence

A radical prostatectomy that removes the prostate gland and surrounding tissue offers men with localized prostate cancer a clear pathway to neutralizing the disease. The 10-year survival rate, according to a study cited by the National Institutes of Health, is 75 percent. Urinary incontinence, or leaking urine, is a potential [...]

A Simple Way Most Men Can Avoid Being a ‘Heart Attack Waiting to Happen’

You’ve obviously heard the reference to a man as a “heart attack waiting to happen.” Well, there’s some truth in that gallows humor: Heart disease is the leading cause of death for men in the United States and worldwide. For the man who regularly consults with his doctor, however, heart [...]

How Men Can Take Charge of Their Health (It’s Easy)

Is it too much to ask a man to care for his health as he would his car? Most men are better at scheduling regular oil changes for their car than regular health checks. “Men are much less likely to go to the doctor if they have something wrong with [...]

Pregnancy Prevention and Family Planning: Gentlemen, That Includes You

Maybe it’s time for a courageous conversation about a vasectomy. But, first, some family planning background from Dr. Jared Bieniek,  medical director of the Hartford HealthCare Tallwood Men’s Health.  Q: When we talk about family planning, what exactly are we talking about? A: Well, family planning is actually not about having children [...]

5 Signs of Low Testosterone, 5 Ways to Boost Your ‘T’ Naturally

Testosterone is the hormone that puts the man in manly. Produced by the testicles, it’s responsible for the transition from boy to man: facial hair, deep voice, sexual development, muscular build and just about every other adult male characteristic. As if every guy didn’t know that. But what, exactly, is [...]

How to Identify Depression in Men

Depression – never considered a one-size-fits-all disease – varies so dramatically between men and women that many men don’t even realize they have it. Then, if some symptoms do seem familiar – or, most likely, someone close to them points it out – many men tend to downplay the severity [...]

Men's Health Locations

The Hartford HealthCare Tallwood Men’s Health Centers include a new 10,000-square-foot facility in Farmington, along with several locations in Eastern CT, that offer specialized care for a longer and healthier life.


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Upcoming Classes & Events

Wednesday, Jun 19, 2019, 8:00AM - 5:30PM

Mental Health First Aid

Under national guidelines, only individuals over the age of 18 can attend this training

In this FREE educational seminar, learn [...]

Wednesday, Jun 19, 2019, 10:30AM - 11:30AM

Tai Chi & QiGong for Parkinson's

Class is for the patients of the movement disorders center only

Calm your mind and energize your body with the deep breathing [...]

Wednesday, Jun 19, 2019, 4:45PM - 6:00PM

WomenHeart of Central Connecticut Support Network

WomenHeart: The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease is the nation?s only patient-centered organization serving the 48 million [...]


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