Urologists specialize in diseases and disorders of the kidneys and urinary tract (ureters, bladder, urethra) in male and female patients, and the male reproductive system.
These specialists treat a variety of diseases and disorders, including: urinary incontinence, overactive bladder, recurrent urinary tract infections, interstitial cystitis, prostatitis, enlarged prostate, kidney stones, infertility and cancer. At Ohio Valley Surgical Hospital, urologists perform the following procedures:
- Bladder Suspensions and Slings
- Resection of Bladder Tumors
- Excision of Lesion
- Non-Invasive Kidney Stone Removal (using lithotripsy and laser)
- Prostate Surgery