The branch of medicine that deals with the health of reproductive tract and urinary tract in men and women. The Urologists are doctors who treat diseases of the bladder, urethra, and kidneys. Theyre highly trained urological surgeons who use both surgery and medications as part of comprehensive approach to care the patients with urological problems. In addition, these physicians are cancer surgeons who treat cancer of the kidneys, prostate, urinary bladder, and testis and also treat sexual problems in men including male infertility and erectile dysfunction.
There is a common misconception that they treat only males. They treat men and women. 40% of the patients are the female who are suffering from renal/bladder/adrenal cancer, kidney stones, urinary incontinence, OAB, UTIs, kidney masses, renal cysts. The rest of the patients are the male who are suffering from kidney stones, renal/prostate/bladder/cancers, BPH, urinary incontinence, ED, infertility, UTI.
Treatments: Laparoscopic nephrectomy, retrograde intrarenal surgery, Ureteroscopic, Lithotripsy, Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy, Laparoscopic cystectomy.