The urology department deals with diseases of organs such as kidney, adrenal glands, ureters (tubular organ that transports urine between the kidney and urinary bladder), bladder (urinary pouch), prostate, urethra (urinary canal), penis, testicles, scrotum, and these diseases are treated by both medical and surgical methods.
In the urology department, diagnosis, follow-up and treatment of tumor diseases of the adrenal glands, kidneys, urinary tract, bladder, prostate, penis and testicles can be performed within the framework of uro-oncology.
Within the scope of pediatric urology (pediatric urology), the procedures can be performed for the diagnosis, follow-up and treatment of hydrocele (water hernia), undescended testis, vesicoureteral reflux (reflux from the bladder to the kidneys or to the urinary tract), ureteropelvic junction obstruction (obstruction at the junction of the kidney to the urinary tract) ), which often occur in children and are usually congenital. Diagnosis, follow-up and treatment of diseases such as hypospadias (urine outlet is lower than the normal place and incontinence at night) are performed.
Within urology (female urology) procedures can be performed to diagnose, follow up and treat pelvic organs such as bladder and uterus that develop due to pelvic floor disorders in women, urinary disorders and incontinence disorders.
As part of andrology procedures, procedures can be performed for diagnosis, follow-up and treatment related to infertility (male infertility), erection problems (erectile dysfunction), structural / deformities on the penis, varicocele (varicose veins in the testicles), prostate diseases, sexually transmitted diseases. For more information, see the article on andrology.
In our country, kidney, urinary tract and stone diseases are more common than in many other countries. Most urological diseases in the field of pediatric urology, uro-oncology and andrology, especially stone diseases, can be treated in our hospital with closed surgical methods, laparoscopy and endoscopic procedures.
Our urologist: Op. Dr. Suat ÖZKAN