Urology
Urology

Urology is the surgical speciality that focuses on the urinary tracts of males and females, and on the reproductive system of males. Medical professionals specializing in the field of Urology are called Urologists and are trained to diagnose, treat, and manage patients with urological disorders. The organs covered by Urology include the kidneys, ureters, urinary bladder, urethra, and the male reproductive organs (testes, epididymis, vas deferens, seminal vesicles, prostate and penis).Although Urology is a surgical super specialty, the urologist needs the knowledge of internal medicine, pediatrics, gynecology and other specialties to tackle the wide range of problems seen in these patients.

A team of well experienced and expert professionals constitute the Urology Department at Chettinad Hospital and Research Institute and they provide the best possible care for patients. This expert team of doctors armed with latest technology, makes the institute a center of excellence, which provides a comprehensive and multi-disciplinary care in Urology.

The department at Chettinad functions with all updated facilities being offered in a single location. Outpatient consultations are done daily and operation theaters are run all day for quick and affordable patient care. The common conditions treated include diseases of the kidneys, ureters, urinary bladder, urethra, and the male reproductive organs (testes, epididymis, vas deferens, seminal vesicles, prostate and penis.

The department equipped to provide the ‘state of the art’ diagnostic and therapeutic modalities in urology and also has facilities for urodynamics and urethral pressure profilometry measurement. The Operation theatres are also modern and well equipped.

Regular urology lectures are conducted for the MBBS,MS (General surgery) and MCh(urology) post graduates. A structured academic program is in place for the MCh urology course which includes case presentations and discussions, Journalclubs,lectures and seminars.

The department has started M. Ch. in Urology after getting recognition from MCI in year 2013 and offers one seat.

Urology


Department of Urology

About the Department

Urology is the surgical speciality that focuses on the urinary tracts of males and females, and on the reproductive system of males. Medical professionals specializing in the field of Urology are called Urologists and are trained to diagnose, treat, and manage patients with urological disorders. The organs covered by Urology include the kidneys, ureters, urinary bladder, urethra, and the male reproductive organs (testes, epididymis, vas deferens, seminal vesicles, prostate and penis).Although Urology is a surgical super specialty, the urologist needs the knowledge of internal medicine, pediatrics, gynecology and other specialties to tackle the wide range of problems seen in these patients.

The Team

A team of well experienced and expert professionals constitute the Urology Department at Chettinad Hospital and Research Institute and they provide the best possible care for patients. This expert team of doctors armed with latest technology, makes the institute a center of excellence, which provides a comprehensive and multi-disciplinary care in Urology.

Patient Care

The department at Chettinad functions with all updated facilities being offered in a single location. Outpatient consultations are done daily and operation theaters are run all day for quick and affordable patient care. The common conditions treated include diseases of the kidneys, ureters, urinary bladder, urethra, and the male reproductive organs (testes, epididymis, vas deferens, seminal vesicles, prostate and penis.

Facilities

The department equipped to provide the ‘state of the art’ diagnostic and therapeutic modalities in urology and also has facilities for urodynamics and urethral pressure profilometry measurement. The Operation theatres are also modern and well equipped.

MCh Urology

Regular urology lectures are conducted for the MBBS,MS (General surgery) and MCh(urology) post graduates. A structured academic program is in place for the MCh urology course which includes case presentations and discussions, Journalclubs,lectures and seminars.

The department has started M. Ch. in Urology after getting recognition from MCI in year 2013 and offers one seat.

Urology

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