Urology

Urology is concerned with conditions of the urinary tract, which includes the organs that produce, store, and remove urine from the body. In men, it also addresses reproductive system concerns.

Conditions We Treat

Our physicians who specialize in urology, called urologists, treat:

  • Cancers of the bladder, kidneys, and adrenal glands
  • Interstitial cystitis, also called painful bladder syndrome
  • Kidney diseases
  • Kidney stones
  • Overactive bladder
  • Urinary tract infections, or UTIs
  • Urinary incontinence

Additional treatment services offered for men include:

  • Cancers of the penis, testicles, and prostate glands
  • Prostate gland enlargement
  • Erectile dysfunction, or trouble getting or keeping an erection
  • Infertility
  • Prostatitis, which is inflammation of the prostate gland
  • Varicoceles, or enlarged veins in the scrotum

Urogynecology

For women, urologists (and urogynecologists)also treat bladder prolapse, or the dropping of the bladder into the vagina. Learn more about urogynecology services for women.

Pediatric Urology

In children, urologists treat:

  • Bed-wetting
  • Blockages and other problems with the urinary tract structure
  • Undescended testicles