Urology and Nephrology

Best in class Urology and Nephrology Services in Ahmedabad:

What is Urology?

Urology is a branch of medicine that deals with diseases of the urinary tract. A urinary tract includes kidneys, bladder, ureters, and urethra. Urology also includes diseases of male reproductive system and deals with the organs like penis, testes, prostate, scrotum, etc. Urology is a surgical specialty which can treat a range of different problems involving urinary system and male reproductive system. In addition to the surgery, it also includes internal medicine.

What is Nephrology?

Nephrology primarily deals with the disorders involving kidneys. It is a specialized field to treat kidney problems. Due to chronic health conditions, kidney damage has become more prevalent than before. Diseases like diabetes, high BP, high blood sugar, obesity, heart diseases put too much stress on kidneys. It can lead to chronic kidney disease and eventually kidney failure. Chronic kidney disease is also responsible for health complications like anemia, weak immune system, osteoporosis, etc. Nephrology promotes maintenance of kidney health.

Conditions in which Urology is useful:

  • Urinary retention
  • Enlarged prostate
  • Urinary urgency
  • Hematuria
  • Urinary tract infection
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Male Infertility
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Kidney stones
  • Conditions in which Nephrology is useful:

  • Kidney infection
  • Blood in urine
  • Hepatitis C
  • Diabetic kidney disorder
  • Hypertension
  • Kidney disease