Treatments

Urodynamic-study
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Urodynamics Study (UDS)

Urodynamic study is a sophisticated office-based procedure your doctor has ordered to help define your voiding problems. This test, along with the thorough history and physical exam you already had will give your doctor the

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da vinci pyeloplasty
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da Vinci ® Pyeloplasty

Pyeloplasty is a surgical procedure used to eliminate urinary blockages where the ureters and kidneys meet. During a pyeloplasty, the affected area is removed and the normal areas of the ureters and kidneys reconnected. Traditional

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da Vinci ® Partial Nephrectomy
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da Vinci ® Partial Nephrectomy

A partial nephrectomy is a surgical procedure used to remove the diseased part of a kidney. Though not all patients qualify for a partial nephrectomy instead of a radical nephrectomy, those who do are less

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Radical-Nephrectomy
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da Vinci ® Radical Nephrectomy

A radical nephrectomy is the surgical removal of an entire kidney for the treatment of kidney disease, cancer, or severe damage. Traditionally, nephrectomy procedures were performed with large incisions that required long hospital stays and

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da-Vinci-®-Robotic-Prostatectomy
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da Vinci Robotic Prostatectomy

What is Radical Prostatectomy (Surgery) for Prostate Cancer? Radical prostatectomy is surgical removal of the prostate gland and the seminal vesicles (little organs attached to the prostate which make semen). The goal of prostate removal

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A team of urologist doctors performing a cystoscopy using a cystoscope. In a sterile operating room
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Cystoscopy & Ureteroscopy

Cystoscopy and ureteroscopy are common procedures performed by a urologist to look inside the urinary tract. A urologist is a doctor who specializes in urinary tract problems. Cystoscopy. Cystoscopy uses a cystoscope to look inside

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varicocele on testicle
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Varicocelectomy

Varicocelectomy is the dilation of the veins within the scrotum and around the testicles. In adults, there are a few reasons that a varicocelectomy might be performed. Infertility: A varicocele can lead to male infertility by disrupting

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Human Kidney stones medical concept as an organ with painful mineral formations as a medicine symbol with a cross section with 3D illustration elements.
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Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy

Percutaneous = “through the skin” Nephro = “kidney” Lithotomy = “stone breakage and removal” Essentially, a PCNL is just that, removing a kidney stone through a hole in your back.  Before the invention of endoscopic

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vector illustration of a penile prosthesis. urology
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Penile Implant Surgery

Sexual dysfunction is the inability to participate in sexual activity.  It can be secondary to anxiety or emotional disorders, or the loss of libido (sex drive).  The most common reason for sexual dysfunction is erectile

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Vasectomy

Vasectomy refers to voluntary or elective surgical sterilization in men. In certain states, there is a mandatory waiting period from the

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doctor patient prostate screening
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Prostate Screening

Prostate cancer is a cancer specific to men. Several screenings are available to identify the presence of cancer within the prostate gland – even at its earliest stages. Fortunately, prostate cancer is a highly manageable

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