Urology Conditions Treated

The following conditions are some of the most common treated by specialists in this area. These specialists offer expert care for many other related medical problems. If you need care for a condition not listed here, please call (708) 660-INFO (4636) to find a doctor who can help you.

  • Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH): enlargement of the prostate gland that can cause incontinence or difficulty urinating
  • Enuresis (bed wetting): difficulty with bladder control that often occurs at night
  • Erectile dysfunction: persistent difficulty having or maintaining an erection
  • Genitourinary cancers: bladder, kidney, penile, prostate, testicular, ureter and urethra
  • Hydrocele and varicocele: problems of the scrotum can include overall swelling caused by fluid (hydrocele) or swelling of veins (variocele)
  • Low testosterone: decreases in the male sex hormone can cause symptoms benefitting from treatment
  • Pelvic floor conditions: muscle problems causing constipation, pain and other symptoms
  • Infertility: inability to conceive by a couple that is sexually active for a year or more
  • Interstitial cystitis: painful, inflamed bladder syndrome
  • Kidney problems: cysts, infections, kidney stones and other  
  • UPJ obstruction: blocked urine flow resulting from congenital abnormalities or inflammation caused by surgery or infection
  • Urinary problems: infection, incontinence, overactive bladder and urinary hesitation
  • Vasectomy: surgical birth control for men