Urology

Urology Department at Nyle Hospital

Urologyis a medical subspecialty that surgically handles wide range of diseases and disorders concerning themale reproductive system, male and female urinary tract as well asthe female pelvic floor. Several afflictions including perineal reconstruction, renal stones, congenital genitourinary

defects, male infertility and genitourinary malignancies, such as transitional cell carcinoma, prostate carcinoma, testicular carcinoma, renal cell carcinoma, etc. are managed by the urologists.

Urologists aresurgeon who manage the conditions by means of surgical procedures as well as play a vital role in general medical practice involving the managementof diseases by medications. Urology department is basically divided into7 key subspecialties, including:

  • Oncology:This department surgically manages conditions of neoplasm that include the kidneys, adrenals, bladder, ureters, external genitalia, urethra, prostate and testes.
  • Female Urology:This department involves the management of pelvic relaxation and incontinence disorders both medically and surgically.
  • Calculi:This involves medical, percutaneous, extracorporeal, endoscopic and surgical management of urinary tract stones.
  • Infertility:This department mainly concerns the surgical and medical treatment of infertility in men.
  • Paediatrics:This involves the treatment of urological diseases in children both by medical and surgical procedure.
  • Transplant:This specifically handles conditions involving renal transplantation.
  • Neurourology:This department deals with urodynamic evaluation of men and women; surgical as well as medical management of erectile dysfunction and voiding disorders.

Different Kinds of Urological Procedures

  • Incision of bladder neck

  • Active surveillance

  • Complex reconstruction

  • Botox bladder therapy

  • Cystectomy and neobladder creation

  • Cystoscopy

  • Cystectomy and urinary recreation

  • Extracorporeal Shockwave Lithotripsy (ESWL)

  • Flexible Cystoscopy

  • Ejaculatory disorders such as premature ejaculation in men

  • Genital Oncology – Cancer of the penis and testis

  • HIFU – Focal HIFU, Whole gland HIFU and Hemi Ablation HIFU

  • Laparoscopic nephrectomy

  • Management of Peyronies disease

  • Vasectomy

  • Ureteroscopy

  • Male infertility

  • Placing of artificial urinary sphincter

  • Open prostatectomy

  • Reversal of vasectomy (Microsurgical)

  • NANOKNIFE – Irreversible Electroporation

  • Penis surgery Circumcision, Penis suspensory ligament disorder, Lymphoedema of penis, Frenuloplasty,

  • Surgery of scrotum and testis – Congenital scrotum disorders, Hydroceles, Epididymal cysts, Varicoceles, Scrotum lymphoedema, Undecended testis

  • Robotic radical prostatectomy

  • Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy (PCNL)

  • Penile reconstruction such as reconstruction done for Balanitis xerotica obliterans

  • Robotic pyeloplasty

  • Prostate mapping biopsies

  • Transurethral resection of prostate (TURP)

  • Urethroplasty

  • Ureterorenoscopy

  • Sexual dysfunction – Intracavernosal injection treatment, Vacuum devices, Penile implants, Transurethral therapy

  • Management of bladder cancer at early stage – Intravesical chemotherapy, Intravesical immunotherapy

  • Transurethral resection of bladder tumour