Urology (genitourinary surgery) is the specialized branch of medicine that is concerned with male and female urinary tract diseases and abnormalities. In addition to this, urology focuses on issues with the male reproductive system (penis, testes, prostate, etc.)
Because there are various stages of physical human development, there are also various subspecialties in urology to cater to specific needs.
The urinary tract includes the kidneys, ureters, bladder, and urethra, all of which are designed to eliminate waste via urine from the body. When any part of this system is compromised, a medical condition can occur. Getting these disorders treated and under control as soon as possible can mean the difference between regaining your health, or suffering from additional issues as a result of doing nothing.
The following are some common urinary tract disorders we treat:
If one of the urological conditions listed above is something you’re suffering with, below are some of the latest medical breakthroughs and treatments for urinary tract disorders and diseases.
Often times, surgery will be a last resort for any musculoskeletal issues after medication and physical therapy has been previously tried to treat your issue. Should you require surgery, the surgeons at Saint Camillus Medical Center focus primarily on minimally invasive surgery and techniques to help treat your injuries and manage your pain while providing for the best possible outcome for your case. Minimally invasive procedures can help reduce pain and allow for a quicker recovery time. Orthopedic surgeons can also perform a variety of arthroscopic procedures, which allow them to visualize, diagnose, and treat problems inside of a joint. Additionally, our doctors at Saint Camillus Medical Center can help manage your entire care from advice about pain management including medication and/or injections, rehabilitation and physical therapy including a potential time frame, and ongoing orthopedic care and treatment.