Urology is the branch of medicine that deals with the urinary tracts of males and females, and on the reproductive system of males.

The organs that are covered under this area of medicine include the kidneys, ureters, urinary bladder, urethra, testes, epididymis, vas deferens, seminal vesicles, prostate and penis.

What goes in must come out

The Important Urinary Tract

The urinary tract filters and eliminates waste substances from our blood. In addition, it regulates body functions by monitoring the amount of water that is received by the tissues. However, the urinary tract, like all other functioning systems in the body, can be exposed to infections, diseases and blockages.

Treatment Pronto!

Concerned with the medical and surgical options of urinary tracts and the reproductive system of males, urology is the medical specialization that deals in urological disorders. Some of these disorders include urinary tract infections, congenital abnormalities as well as cancers of the urinary and/or reproductive tracts. Are you facing some problem or abnormality with your reproductive or urinary tract? It is extremely urgent that you consult a urologist immediately, who will be able to diagnose, treat and manage urological disorders of the kidney, bladder, and urethra.

To read up more on bladder cancer, please click here.

To gain a better understanding on urinary tract infection, please click here.

Common Problems

  • Urinary infections
  • Congenital abnormalities
  • Prostate enlargement
  • Incontinence
  • Male infertility
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Urinary stones
  • Urological cancer
  • Kidney failure
  • Kidney Cysts


  • Difficulty in urination
  • Pain or burning sensation
  • Involuntary loss of urine
  • Blood in the urine
  • Loin/groin pain
  • Scrotal ache/swelling

Common Surgical Procedures

  • Vasectomy
  • Kidney transplant
  • Circumcision
  • TURP
  • Sling surgery for incontinence
  • Radical Nephrectomy
  • Cystectomy
  • Prostatectomy
  • Orchidectomy
  • Laparoscopic surgery for adrenal tumours
  • Kidney cysts
  • Kidney tumours
  • Undescended testis
  • Urethroplasty
  • Hydrocoelectomy
  • Varicocoelectomy

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