Urology / Andrology deals with the medical issues related to the male and female urinary tract and the male reproductive organs. The treatment of kidneys, adrenal glands, urinary bladder, ureters, urethra and the male reproductive organs including the testes, prostate, penis, and epididymis come under this discipline.
Urologists in Fortis Hospitals, Bangalore are at the cutting edge of the practice in the country and have vast experience in minimally invasive laparoscopic surgery, laser-assisted surgeries and a host of other scope-guided procedures. Our specialization in minimally invasive techniques employing ultrasound guidance, fiber optic endoscopic equipment and lasers ensure that our patients have access to cutting edge urological care. Our Urology Center is on par with the best facilities in the world and guarantees the latest in technology and care.
We have treated patients with a wide range of urological issues including various forms of acute and chronic prostate conditions, pediatric urological ailments, kidney disorders, kidney stones, kidney transplants and more.
Nephrology is a practice that focuses exclusively on the ailments of the kidneys. From diet to medication its specialty is the study and treatment of kidney problems. Fortis Hospitals, Bangalore Nephrologists. CLICK HERE.
LASER TURP (Transurethral Resection of the Prostate) – It is a surgical procedure to treat patients with an enlarged, benign (non-cancerous) prostate called Benign Prostate Hyperplasia or BPH.
In 3D Laparoscopy the doctor gets a 3 Dimensional View of the part of the Urinary Tract that is being operated upon. This minimizes the chances of damage and surgical accidents, decreased blood loss and aids in faster recovery time.  To learn more about 3D Laparoscopy, CLICK HERE.
MANS CLINIC – It deals with the treatment of impotence. Some of the procedure performed at the Man’s Clinic at Fortis Hospitals, Bangalore are Penile Prosthesis, Chordee Repair, and Varicocele Ligation.
DIALYSIS – Kidney dialysis is a procedure of purification of the blood of patients whose kidneys are too diseased to function. At Fortis Hospitals, Bangalore we provide state of the art Kidney Dialysis services.
Kidney Stones are characterized by sudden intense pain; the stones are lumps of mineral that accumulate typically in the kidney (nephrolithiasis) in the ureter (ureterolithiasis), in the bladder (cystolithiasis) or by what their composition might be calcium oxalate, uric acid, cysteine etc. Most stones form due to a combination of genetics and environmental factors when the minerals in the urine are at high concentration.
Small stones may pass without showing any symptoms however if the stone grows more than 5 mm in size it can cause a blockage causing severe pain in the lower back or abdomen. Drinking fluids can help dissolve small stones if this is not effective medication could help. Larger stones might require various medical procedures.To learn more about Kidney Sones, CLICK HERE
Fortis Hospitals, Bangalore Urologists are skilled in the full range of urologic surgical procedures, including the latest minimally invasive techniques and extensive reconstructive surgeries.
We provide unmatched treatment for the following conditions:
Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is the steady loss of kidney function over a period of time. It can take months or years for the condition to develop. As the disease progresses, wastes accumulate to unhealthy levels in the blood leading to:
Tumors of the genitourinary system, which comprises the urinary organs and the male reproductive organs.
Masses of calcium oxalate which form in the kidneys and are the result of the buildup of dissolved minerals on the inner lining are known as kidney stones.
Bladder cancer is a type of urinary tract cancer that originates in the bladder, an organ that stores urine and is located in the pelvic area.
Involuntary passage of urine is called Urinary Incontinence (UI). This is a common and at most times an embarrassing problem. This type of problem is usually common in elderly people.
Urinary Incontinence is of different types:
Impotence is a man’s inability to achieve and maintain an erection that is sufficient for satisfactory sexual intercourse.
With age the prostate gland usually enlarges, this is referred to as benign prostatic hyperplasia or BPH. Symptoms of BPH are difficulty in emptying the bladder, the need to urinate frequently, straining, post urination dribble or weak stream.
Some of the conditions include Posterior urethral valves, Undescended Testes, Urinary Tract Obstruction, Bladder Control Problems such as bedwetting, Urolithiasis, Phimosis, etc.
Some of the conditions include Urinary Incontinence, Pelvic Prolapse, Uterine Prolapse, Bladder Prolapse, Bowel Prolapse, Anal Incontinence and Genital Fistulas.
The kidneys are known to filter out waste products from the blood before converting it to urine. Kidney transplantation is performed to restore kidney function in people whose kidneys are too diseased to function, this condition is also known as end-stage renal disease (ESRD).
End-stage renal disease can be caused by several conditions. The two common conditions are Hypertension and Diabetes. Other conditions include Polycystic Kidney Disease, Inherited Kidney Disease, Autoimmune Disease and Urologic Disease.
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Technology used at Fortis Hospitals, Bangalore
Advanced Urology Department at Fortis Hospital provides the highest level of comprehensive care for all urological disorders including uro-oncology, transplant, and robotic surgeries. Our health care professionals are devoted to the individual needs of patients with state of the art technology.
With 56 hospitals across the nation and over 10,000 beds, Fortis Healthcare Limited is a leading integrated healthcare delivery service provider in India. For over 26 years, Fortis Hospitals have been committed to the cause of getting people back to their lives faster and stronger.