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Urology

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Urology is the branch of medicine that deals with the surgical management of kidney diseases and both the surgical and medical management of prostate and male uro-genital conditions.  Urologists also deal with bladder problems in both men and women.

What we offer

The Department of Urology deals with:·

  • Diagnosis and treatments of cancers of the prostate, bladder, testes, kidney and penis.
  • Medical and surgical treatments for benign prostatic enlargement.
  • Medical and surgical treatments of functional bladder conditions, including incontinence in women.
  • Treatment for urinary tract stone disease.
  • Neuro-urology.
  • Renal obstruction, including obstructive renal failure.
  • Andrology, including male infertility and erectile dysfunction.

Specialised procedures carried out in the department include:

  • Radical prostatectomy for early prostate cancer.
  • Cystectomy and orthotopic bladder reconstruction for bladder cancer.
  • Surgery for renal tumours involving the inferior vena cava using cardio-pulmonary bypass.
  • Retroperitoneal surgery for advanced testicular cancer.
  • Bladder reconstruction for neuropathic and non-neuropathic bladder overactivity.
  • Artificial urinary sphincter implantation.
  • Laparoscopic nephrectomy.
  • Shock-wave lithotripsy for urinary tract stone disease.
  • Urodynamics. 

Outpatient Clinic

 

Directions

Outpatient Department, Suite 18, Upper Ground Floor

  • From the main entrance Concourse, lower ground floor.
  • Follow signs for wards and Outpatients on ground floor (walk up stairs or take the lift to ground floor). 
  • Walk down the corridor directly to Outpatients, turn right and follow the signs for suite 18. 
  • Please report to the receptionist at the desk. 

Inpatient Admissions

Patients are admitted typically with conditions requiring the following:

  • Radical prostatectomy
  • Radical nephrectomy
  • Radical cystectomy
  • Laparoscopic nephrectomy
  • Bladder reconstruction
  • Retroperitoneal lymph node disection
  • Percutaneous renal stone surgery
  • Trans urethral resection of the prostate
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