Wangaratta Urology

A urologist is a doctor who treats a wide range of conditions involving both male and female urogenital tracts, either with medical treatment or surgery.

Wangaratta Urology offers a range of services involving diagnosis and treatment of:

Prostate cancer

  • Diagnosis and investigations including biopsy
  • Active surveillance
  • Treatment including surgery to remove the prostate or referral for radiotherapy
  • Management of advanced prostate cancer

Kidney cancer

  • Diagnosis and management which is generally surgery. Wangaratta Urology offers laparoscopic (keyhole) surgery which generally reduces post-operative pain, length of time in hospital and speeds up recovery

Bladder cancer

  • Tumour excision via telescope (TURBT)
  • Treatments into the bladder- chemotherapy or BCG
  • Cystectomy (bladder removal)

Voiding dysfunction (Difficulty voiding)

  • Diagnosis involving flow test and bladder scan
  • Medication or surgery (including TURP or ‘re-bore’)

Kidney stones

  • removal using laser lithotripsy (stone destruction) or shock wave

Erectile dysfunction

  • medication
  • Penile injections
  • Surgery

Urinary tract infections
Interstitial cystitis / Painful bladder syndrome