Banga Rd, Subhash Nagar, Phagwara, Punjab 144401
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UROLOGY

                             THE DEPARTMENT OF UROLOGY

offers advanced urological care . We offer full spectrum of diagnostics and treatment for PCNL (PERCUTANEOUS NEPHROLITHOTOMY)  , Ureteroscopy (URS), Vesical lithotripsy

Ureteroscopy (URS) is a form of minimally invasive surgery using a small telescope that is passed through the urethra and into the ureter to remove a stone. Often the stone requires fragmentation with a laser which then allows the smaller fragments to removed with a grasping device. Only about 10-15% or urethral stones require surgical intervention. URS is approximately 95% successful in removing stones in the lower ureter and about 85-90% successful in treating and removing stones in the upper ureter and kidney.

To ensure highly effective kidney stone treatment,akes use of latest endoscopic equipment for the purpose of conducting the surgical operations. With excellent success rate, less recovery time and optimum effectiveness, the endoscopic surgery conducted by our team is extremely popular urology consultant among his patients . The quality of kidney treatment services is never compromised at our hospital.

 

Percutaneous Nephrostolithotomy (PCNL) is performed under epidural or spinal anaesthesia. Percutaneous ( through skin) removal of kidney stones (lithotomy) is accomplished through the most direct route. A telescope along with the mechanical lithotripter in inserted to break the stone into fine particles so as to achieve a stone-free status in large and complicated stones. This procedure usually requires hospitalization, and most patients resume normal activity within 2 weeks.