Medical and surgical

Urology

Urology involves the diagnosis and treatment of urinary system conditions in men and women, as well as conditions in the male reproductive system.

Urologists treat organs including the kidneys, adrenal glands, prostate, bladder and urethra.

Common urological conditions include urinary tract infection, bladder cancer, kidney stones and incontinence. Urologists also treat prostate cancer, enlargement of the prostate, conditions of the testes, vas deferens and penis including testicular and penile cancer.

Our specialists put your needs front and centre and respect your dignity when you access treatment and ongoing management.

Our urological services

Our urologists, oncologists, radiologists, registered nurses and allied health professionals work together to provide holistic care and comprehensive urology services.

A number of specialised procedures and surgeries may be available, including:

  • robotic surgery
  • urologic oncology
  • pelvic oncology
  • urogynaecology
  • brachytherapy
  • reconstructive urology
  • penile prosthetic surgery
  • lithotripsy.

Many urological procedures can be performed as day surgery however, you may also need to stay overnight or for several days after surgery.

Prostate cancer

Prostate cancer is the most common cancer diagnosed in Australian men, but with early detection, it can be treatable.  Our hospitals focus on early detection, as well as giving you access to the most advanced surgery techniques, along with brachytherapy (specialised treatment for prostate cancer), radiology and other treatments.

Benefits of our urology services 

Our urological services offer a range of benefits, including:

  • a multidisciplinary team of urologists, oncologists, radiologists, surgeons, registered nurses and allied health professionals
  • access to the latest surgery technology, including specialist prostate surgery equipment
  • the option for day surgery, so you can recover in your own home
  • ongoing support once you’ve left hospital
  • the highest levels of care and empathy from our team of qualified caregivers.

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