At BLK Centre of Renal Sciences, Urology is an integral part of the department and has been taking care of urology related health issues. The department boast of most advanced dialysis machines along with other facilities like:
- Reconstructive Urology
- Laparoscopic Urology
- Prostrate Surgery
- Stone Clinic
The Urology division is fully equipped with latest diagnostic and therapeutic facilities, the Urology division offers world class services in subspecialties of Urology like ESWL, Laser surgery, Laparoscopic Surgery, Urodynamics.
All the urological conditionsare handled and treated by highly-skilled urologists in India like:
- Birth defects
- Stone disorder
- Urinary incontinence
- Prostate enlargement
- Obstructions etc.
An Andrology wing also handles matters pertaining to Male Infertility, Male sexual dysfunction and related disorders.
- Manned and equipped with state-of-the-art facilities, the centre is doing unparalleled work by maintaininghighest clinical governance standards and patient centric care, incorporating cutting edge technologies in the field.
- We are also one of the most sought after destinations for international patients coming from Iran, Iraq, the Middle East, the African Subcontinent and other SAARC nations (Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Nepal etc.)
- The centre offers treatment to health problems like Endourology, Reconstructive Urology, Laparoscopic Urology, Uro-Oncology, Andrology, Prostrate Surgery and Stone Clinic.
Endourology is a very specific speciality in urology in whichinternal endoscopes and tiny instrumentsare used for looking into the urinary tract and performing surgeries to correct any fallacy in the urinary tract. It is a minimally invasive technique in which kidney stones may be located and extracted.
At BLK Super Specialty Hospital, we offer a number of procedures like
- PCNL (Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy)
- Ureteroscopy, Cystolithotripsy
- TUR (Transurethral Resection) of Prostate
- Bladder Tumor
- Endoscopic Removal of Bladder Stones
- Optical Internal Urethrotomy for treating all types of stones.
The Centre is well-equipped with an Urodynamic machine and state-of-the-art ESWL Machine Dornier Compact Sigma for OPD treatment of renal stones.
Reconstructive urology surgery can help repair traumatic injuries to the kidney, ureter, bladder and genitals. It is also helpful in treating patients with birth defects, cancer, neurological disorders, scar tissue in the urinary tract organs, pelvic fractures and pelvic floor prolapse.
Our team has been successfully producing excellent outcomes for reconstructive problems including:
- Ileal ureter replacement
- Boari flap
- Urethral and genitalreconstructionss
- Urethroplasty using buccal mucosa or penile skin
The art of performing surgeries through small incisions using special, telescopic instruments is known as Laproscopy. The laparoscopic instruments are quite effective in urological surgeries as it lowers the risk of effecting surrounding tissues or organs of the affected area. A laparoscope can be described as a narrow tube with a camera and lens attached to it. Typically, laparoscopic urology uses these minimally invasive techniques to treat a wide range of conditions affecting the kidneys, ureters, bladder and prostate with better results.
At BLK Super Specialty Hospital, advances in technology allow surgeons to perform laparoscopic procedures with utmost precision. We are one of the few centres in India where Advanced Laparoscopic Urology is carried out regularly.
This field focuses on diagnosis and treatment of cancers of urinary systems. This includes patients with prostrate, bladder, kidney and testicular cancer.
We offer various procedures like Radical Nephrectom, Partial Nephrectomy, Radical Nephro-ureterectomy, Radical Cystectomy with Neo-bladder Reconstruction, Radical Prostatectomy, Total or partial Penectomy with Inguinal Lymph Node Dissection and Radical Orchiectomy and Retroperitoneal Lymph Node Dissection.
Andrology is a sub-speciality that deals with male health and problems related to the male reproductive system. Our team of andrologists provides comprehensive, state-of-the-art andrology services in cases of male infertility. This includes evaluation of possible causes of infertility and male sexual disorders. In addition, we offer treatments for Erectile Dysfunction including intracavernosal injections, vacuum erection devices and penile implant surgery, along with psychosexual counselling.
Treatment for Male Infertility
When a couple is unable to conceive due to problems in the male partner, medical or surgical treatment may be recommended. A man’s fertility is generally linked to the quality and quantity of his sperms. Male infertility is common due to deficiencies in the semen or problems like low sperm count, poor sperm mobility and abnormal morphology.
What are the symptoms of male infertility?
There are no particular symptoms of male infertility. If a person if a person is able to do normal intercourse and is also having normal erections and ejaculation then only tests can confirm the main cause of male infertility.
What are the causes?
- Premature ejaculation, retrograde ejaculation, erection dysfunctions and complications from radiation therapy
- Pre-exisiting genetic condition
- Sexual problems
- Hormonal disorders
- Exposure to poisonous chemicals
- Injury to groin area
The problem of enlarged prostate usually occurs in old age in males and is quite common in the Prostate gland. The prostate gland is a part of the male reproductive organs and is located under the bladder. Your doctor may advise for a removal of Prostate gland which is also known as Prostatectomy in case of enlarged prostate, prostate cancer or benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH).
How will removal prostate gland affect me?
Prostate gland plays an important role in male ejaculation. If a person is going for Prostatectomy in old age then it may not be a concern but in males who are sexually active it may become quite exasperating as after the removal of prostate gland, the patient may no longer experience ejaculation. However, a male patient will still be capable of performing intercourse with equal pleasure as earlier.
Prostatectomy or removal of prostate gland is conducted in case of Prostate cancer wherein the surgeon removes the while gland and tissues around it in order to prevent the cancer spreading in other areas.
Urology department at BLK is equipped with the latest cutting edge technology in all subspecialties. Patients of BPH at our centre are treated with Laser Prostatectomy or Conventional Surgery (TURP), while TRUS biopsy is carried out for cancer patients.The main purpose of surgery is to maintain urinary incontinence, Cure problems and abnormalities of the urinary tract, Maintain ability to have erections, Minimize side effects and pain before, during and after surgery.
Our Centre has a modern, comprehensive clinic where patients are offered diagnostic and therapeutic services for all urological conditions. This includes evaluation of the patients’ treatment plan, as well as explaining the possible causes of stones and discussing necessary steps to be taken to prevent stone recurrence with patients. Our skilled and experienced team of experts handles the most complex of cases by discussing stone treatment and surgery options in detail with patients at the clinic.