Urology is a medical and surgical specialty which deals with diseases of the male and female urinary tract and the male reproductive organs. Although Urology is classified as a surgical specialty, a knowledge of Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, Gynecology and other specialties is required by the Urologist because of the wide variety of clinical problems encountered.
➤ Why would I need to see a Urologist?
There are many reasons a person may need to see a Urologist. Our Board-Certified Urologists are frequently asked to evaluate the following problems:
|Benign prostatic hyperplasia||Bladder stones||Bladder cancer||Epididymitis|
|Interstitial cystitis||Kidney cancer||Kidney stone||Overactive bladder|
|Prostatitis||Prostate cancer||Testicular cancer||Varicoceles|
|Recurrent urinary tract infections|
Our office provides vasectomy procedures daily, though most are performed Thursdays and Fridays to allow for a weekend vasectomy recovery time - before returning to work the following week. Each year, between 500,000 and 600,000 men select vasectomy as the permanent birth control method of choice in their family.
Did you know:
If you are considering having a vasectomy and still have questions, call one of our friendly staff. We are here to help!
What procedures does a Urologist perform?
There are several procedures a Urologist uses to treat patients depending on their issue. Some of these include: