Urological surgery treats the urinary tracts of males and females, and on the reproductive system of males. The organs covered by urology include the kidneys, adrenal glands, ureters, urinary bladder, urethra and the male reproductive organs (testes, epididymis, vas deferens, seminal vesicles, prostate and penis).

Urological surgery is used for a variety of treatments, including the following:

  • Surgical management of cancers of the prostate, bladder, adrenals, kidneys and ureters
  • Correction of congenital abnormalities
  • Correcting urinary incontinence
  • Kidney stone treatment
  • Correcting of pelvic prolapse in females
  • Male erectile dysfunction
  • Infection of the urinary system
  • Male infertility