Urology is a surgical specialty involved in the management of disorders involving the genitourinary system, i.e. Kidneys, Ureters, Urinary bladder, Prostate and Male Genitalia – Penis and Testicles.
Urological disorders are increasing due to various factors like westernization of dietary habits, smoking, alcoholism, stress, etc. These disorders can be seen across all age groups and genders.
Miniaturisation of endoscopic equipment, availability of lasers, laparoscopic equipment and advanced gadgets have revolutionized the treatment modalities in the field of urology.
The Department of Urology at Star Hospital offers special packages tailored to different age, gender and risk groups. With state of the art technology and surgical expertise, this renowned hospital is at the forefront for providing world-class urological care to the needy at a very affordable cost.
The scenario of acute kidney dysfunction has led to a stark rise in the kidney transplantation graph across the globe. It has gained tremendous prominence for patients with renal failure.
Inclusive of a world class Renal Transplant ICU with therapeutic facilities, HEPA filtered modular operation theatres, proficient intensive care nurses and a resolute team of super-skilled Nephrologists, Urologists, Transplant Surgeons, Anaesthetists and Intensive care specialists, the Renal Transplant Program at STAR is yet another example of our unity, dedication and determination to ensure healthy lives and a happy living around us.
This procedure encompasses of usage of minimally invasive techniques, in which tumours, strictures, or congenital anomalies of the bladder, ureter and kidney are treated with the help of small telescopes or lasers. It aids in painless treatment and early recovery of the patient.
Laparoscopic Urology (keyhole surgery) is a very advanced method of treating complex urological disorders with minimal invasiveness. Laparoscopic surgeries have significant advantages over open urological surgeries.
The various urological procedures done with laparoscopy are:
It is a branch of urology, which deals with reconstruction of Anatomical defects of Genito-urinary tract, Hypospadias, and Urethral Strictures.
A division of urology, which deals with the cancerous lesions of the genitor-urinary tract. The expert teams of urologists are well versed in managing renal tumours with minimally invasive surgeries, which result in complete cure and speedy recovery.
A majority of Genito-Urological Disorders are being diagnosed antenatal and a significant number of children are also being affected with various urological disorders. It is a challenge to treat these young ones with minimally invasive procedures. Surgical expertise and the state of art equipment enable us to deliver best results.
This branch of urology deals with infertility and impotency in men. Impotency has seen an upsurge due to several factors.
Male infertility has seen a steep rise due to various factors like age, obesity, smoking, excessive alcohol use, use of marijuana and exposure to various kinds of environmental radiation and toxins. It can be treated, if evaluated properly and thus increased chances of conception.
At Star Hospitals, we offer a thorough evaluation and varied treatment options to overcome this condition.
Women with urological problems might not know how common and treatable their disorders are, which keeps them from seeking proper care. Some of the common scenarios faced by women include urinary incontinence, urinary tract infection, pelvic floor dysfunction and pelvic organ prolapse. Proper evaluation can identify underlying causes with simple and effective treatment modalities offering help immensely in alleviating the embarrassing urinary symptoms.