Promoting Urological Wellness, Diagnosis And Advanced Treatment

Welcome to the Urology Department

Urology is a specialized medical field focused on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions affecting the urinary tract system and male reproductive organs. Our experienced urology team is dedicated to providing comprehensive and personalized care to patients of all ages, utilizing the latest advancements in urologic care.

Our services encompass various sub-departments, each catering to specific urologic needs


Our Andrology services are dedicated to male reproductive health. We offer treatments for conditions such as erectile dysfunction, male infertility, and hormonal disorders. Additionally, our experts provide specialized care in sexual medicine to address various concerns related to sexual health in men.


Endourology encompasses minimally invasive procedures for urologic conditions. Our team utilizes advanced endoscopic techniques, such as ureteroscopy and laser lithotripsy, to treat kidney stones and other urinary tract disorders. We offer comprehensive information on kidney stone formation, risk factors, and various endoscopic management options.

Female Urology

Female Urology focuses on urologic conditions specific to women. Our team provides expert care for conditions such as urinary incontinence, bladder disorders, and pelvic organ prolapse. We specialize in female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery to ensure optimal outcomes and improved quality of life for our patients.

Male Infertility

Our Male Infertility services aim to diagnose and treat male infertility. We offer a range of diagnostic tests and treatment options, including sperm retrieval procedures and varicocele repair. Our team also provides information on fertility preservation techniques and assisted reproductive technologies to help individuals and couples achieve their reproductive goals.


Neuro-urology deals with urologic conditions related to neurological disorders. Our experts have extensive experience in managing neurogenic bladder dysfunction and offer specialized treatments tailored to the individual needs of patients. We provide urodynamic testing and personalized management strategies to optimize bladder function and quality of life.

Pediatric Urology

Our Pediatric Urology services are dedicated to the urologic care of children. Our team is experienced in diagnosing and treating a wide range of urologic conditions specific to pediatric patients. We specialize in pediatric urologic surgeries, such as hypospadias repair and pyeloplasty, and address concerns related to bedwetting, urinary tract infections, and other pediatric urologic issues.

Stone Disease

Stone Disease focuses on kidney stone formation, prevention, and treatment. We provide comprehensive information on risk factors, dietary modifications, and prevention strategies. Our team offers various treatments, including shockwave lithotripsy and percutaneous nephrolithotomy, to effectively manage kidney stones and improve patient outcomes.

Urologic Oncology

Urologic Oncology specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of urologic cancers, such as prostate, bladder, and kidney cancer. Our multidisciplinary team collaborates to provide comprehensive cancer care, including surgery, radiation therapy, and chemotherapy. We emphasize cancer screening, accurate diagnosis, and survivorship care to ensure the best possible outcomes for our patients.

Reconstructive Urology

Reconstructive Urology focuses on restoring form and function to the urinary tract system. Our team performs reconstructive procedures for conditions such as urethral strictures and urinary fistulas. We specialize in male genital reconstruction and transgender urology, offering specialized care for diverse patient needs. We also provide information on urinary diversion and bladder reconstruction surgeries.

Sexual Medicine

Our Sexual Medicine services provide comprehensive care for sexual dysfunction in both men and women. We offer a range of treatment options, including medications, penile prostheses, and vaginal rejuvenation procedures. Our team also provides sexual health counseling and therapy to address the psychological and emotional aspects of sexual health.

Urinary Incontinence

Urinary Incontinence services focus on the evaluation and treatment of urinary incontinence. We offer a range of conservative and surgical treatment options tailored to individual needs. Our team provides information on bladder control strategies, pelvic floor exercises, and other interventions to help patients regain bladder control and improve their quality of life.

Erectile Dysfunction

Our Erectile Dysfunction services aim to diagnose and treat erectile dysfunction. We provide comprehensive information on the causes, risk factors, and treatment options available. Our team offers a variety of interventions, including medications, vacuum devices, penile implants, and lifestyle modifications. We also provide psychological support to address the emotional aspects of erectile dysfunction.

Prostate Diseases

Prostate Diseases services encompass the diagnosis and treatment of common prostate conditions, such as benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) and prostatitis. We offer diagnostic procedures and a range of treatment options to effectively manage prostate disorders. Additionally, we provide information on prostate cancer screening, diagnosis, and management.

Bladder Disorders

Bladder Disorders services focus on the diagnosis and management of bladder conditions, including overactive bladder and interstitial cystitis. Our team offers comprehensive diagnostic tests and treatment approaches, including bladder rehabilitation and behavioral therapies. We aim to improve bladder function and provide relief from bothersome bladder symptoms

Treatments Used in Urology

Urology employs a variety of treatments depending on the specific condition being addressed. Some common treatments used in urology include

  • Medications: Urologists often prescribe medications to manage various urologic conditions. These may include antibiotics for urinary tract infections, alpha-blockers to relax smooth muscles in the prostate and improve urine flow, hormonal medications for certain reproductive disorders, and medications to treat erectile dysfunction or overactive bladder.
  • Surgical Interventions: Urologists are skilled in performing a range of surgical procedures to address urologic conditions. Examples include:
  • Transurethral Surgery: This involves accessing the urinary tract through the urethra, without the need for external incisions. It is commonly used for procedures such as transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP) for benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) or transurethral bladder tumor resection.
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery: Techniques such as laparoscopy or robotic-assisted surgery are employed for procedures like prostatectomy, nephrectomy, or partial nephrectomy. These minimally invasive approaches offer smaller incisions, reduced blood loss, shorter recovery time, and fewer complications compared to traditional open surgery.
  • Endoscopic Procedures: Urologists use specialized instruments and endoscopes to perform procedures within the urinary tract. These may include ureteroscopy for the removal of kidney stones or laser treatment of bladder tumors.
  • Reconstructive Surgery: Urologists perform reconstructive procedures to restore or improve the function of the urinary tract. This may involve surgeries for urethral strictures, urinary fistulas, or bladder reconstruction procedures.
  • Cancer Surgery: Urologists perform surgeries for urologic cancers, such as prostatectomy for prostate cancer, cystectomy for bladder cancer, or nephrectomy for kidney cancer. Lymph node dissection or pelvic exenteration may also be performed in certain cases.
  • Radiation Therapy: In collaboration with radiation oncologists, urologists may recommend and coordinate radiation therapy for the treatment of urologic cancers, such as prostate, bladder, or kidney cancer. Radiation therapy uses high-energy beams to destroy cancer cells or shrink tumors.
  • Shock Wave Lithotripsy: This non-invasive procedure is used to break down kidney stones into smaller fragments using shock waves. It is commonly employed for the treatment of kidney stones, allowing them to pass naturally through the urinary tract.
  • Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy (ESWT): This treatment is used for certain conditions such as erectile dysfunction or Peyronie's disease. It involves the application of low-intensity shock waves to the affected area to stimulate blood flow and promote tissue healing.
  • Hormone Therapy: Urologists may prescribe hormone therapy for conditions such as prostate cancer or certain reproductive disorders. This involves the administration of hormones or medications to regulate hormone levels and manage specific conditions.
  • Assisted Reproductive Technologies (ART): Urologists work in conjunction with reproductive specialists to provide treatments for male infertility. These may include procedures such as sperm retrieval, intrauterine insemination (IUI), or in vitro fertilization (IVF) to facilitate pregnancy.

Sexual Health and Reproductive Medicine

Sexual health is an integral part of overall well-being. Our Sexual Health and Reproductive Medicine services aim to promote sexual health and address concerns related to reproductive health. We provide confidential consultations, screenings, and treatments for various reproductive health conditions. Our team offers guidance on contraception, fertility, family planning, and sexual health education.

Services related to sexual health promotion, contraception, and family planning:
  • Comprehensive sexual health education and counseling
  • Contraceptive options tailored to individual needs and preferences
  • Safe and confidential access to various contraceptive methods, including oral contraceptives, intrauterine devices (IUDs), and implants
  • Management of reproductive health concerns, such as menstrual irregularities or polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)
  • Preconception counseling and support for couples planning to start a family
  • Diagnosis and treatment of sexually transmitted infections (STIs)
  • Supportive care for sexual and reproductive health issues, including infertility or menopausal concerns
  • Referrals to specialists for advanced fertility treatments or gynecological surgeries, if required

Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs)

Our STI services encompass the prevention, testing, diagnosis, and treatment of common sexually transmitted infections. We provide comprehensive screening and testing for STIs, including but not limited to chlamydia, gonorrhea, syphilis, herpes, and human papillomavirus (HPV). Our healthcare professionals offer confidential counseling, education, and treatment options to address STIs and reduce their transmission rates.

STI testing, diagnosis, and treatment options:
  • Confidential and non-judgmental STI testing and counseling services
  • Screening for common STIs such as chlamydia, gonorrhea, syphilis, herpes, and HPV
  • Prompt and accurate diagnosis of STIs through laboratory tests and physical examinations
  • Treatment plans tailored to specific infections, including appropriate medications and follow-up care
  • Partner notification and counseling to prevent further transmission
  • Education on safe sex practices, condom use, and risk reduction strategies
  • Vaccination against HPV and hepatitis B to prevent associated infections
  • Long-term monitoring and management of chronic STIs
  • Collaboration with other healthcare providers and specialists for comprehensive care and support


Yes, Chord Road Hospital's Urology Department provides comprehensive evaluation, diagnostics, and treatment options for urinary incontinence, including lifestyle changes, pelvic floor exercises, medications, and surgical interventions if required.

Yes, Chord Road Hospital's Urology Department provides comprehensive evaluation and treatment options for male infertility, including diagnostic tests, fertility counseling, and appropriate interventions.

Yes, Chord Road Hospital provides advanced urological surgeries, including minimally invasive procedures such as laparoscopic and robotic-assisted surgeries for conditions like kidney stones, prostate enlargement, and urological cancers.