What does a urologist do for males?

What does a urologist do for males?

A urologist deals with health issues of the male urinary tract – the genitourinary area – and the male reproductive system. They are trained to deal with diseases that involve the kidneys, adrenal glands, bladder, and male reproductive organs.

What is a Andrologist doctor?

OVERVIEW. Andrology is a subspecialty of Urology which involves treatment of various conditions causing male infertility and male sexual dysfunction. In short, Andrology deals with male reproductive health, a counterpart to Gynaecology.

When should a man see a urologist?

It might be due to an enlargement of the prostate, kidney stones, or even tumors of the kidneys or bladder. If you see blood in your urine, or if your primary care physician finds microscopic blood in your urine during a routine screening, you need to be seen by a urologist.

What should I ask my urologist?

10 Questions to Ask Your New Urologist

  • What might be causing my symptoms?
  • Can you tell me specifically what my diagnosis is?
  • Do I need to be screened for prostate cancer?
  • Why is my sexual drive lower than normal?
  • Why do I feel the urge to urinate more frequently?
  • Why does it take a long time to urinate?

What procedures do urologists perform?

When you see a urologist they may perform a variety of urology procedures to diagnose and treat urologic conditions.

  • Vasectomy. This is a common urology procedure that many men get.
  • Vasectomy Reversal.
  • Cystoscopy.
  • Prostate Procedures.
  • Ureteroscopy.
  • Lithotripsy.
  • Orchiopexy.
  • Penile Plication.

Why would a urologist order a cystoscopy?

During a cystoscopy, a urinary tract specialist (urologist) uses a scope to view the inside of the bladder and urethra. Doctors use cystoscopy to diagnose and treat urinary tract problems. These problems include bladder cancer, bladder control issues, enlarged prostates and urinary tract infections.

What is the difference between Andrologist and urologist?

Urologists treat patients of both genders, and for urinary problems as well as male reproductive issues. Andrologists are the male equivalent of gynecologists, focusing entirely on male reproductive issues.

Who is the best urologist in Sydney?

Sydney’s Best Urologists: 1 Dr. Phillip Katelaris – Katelaris Urology. Dr. Phillip Katelaris – Katelaris Urology. Dr. Phillip Katelaris is an internationally and nationally 2 Dr Justin Vass Urologist Urological Surgery Sydney. 3 Dr Mohan Arianayagam – Urology Specialist. 4 Prof. Howard Lau Urologist Complex Kidney Surgeon.

Who are the leading urologists in the world?

Here are the leading Urologists that focus on surgical and medical diseases, urinary-tract system and the male reproductive organ: Dr. Phillip Katelaris is an internationally and nationally trained urological surgeon who is highly respected in the community.

Why choose Andrew Brooks urologist?

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