Department of Urology
Department of Urology at CH&RC is one of the best of its kind in entire Central India region to have successfully treated innumerable patients with problems of bladder, Ureters, kidneys and external genitalia etc.
Urology super specialties services offered at CH&RC, Indore are :
Management of Calculus & Diseases of Urinary Tract
Various treatment modalities and procedures undertaken at Choithram Hospital & Research Centre to ensure proper treatment of urinary stone are :
Endo urological procedures includes diagnosis and treatment of urinary stones Urinary stones usually arise in the Kidney and cause blockage and infection, which results to various symptoms such as pain, fever, nausea and vomiting etc.
Urinary stones at different locations are treated through Endoscopic methods using fine endoscopes as well as intro corporeal / extra corporeal lithotripters. Following treatment modalities are offered to Urology patients at CH&RC
- Ureteroscopic Lithotripsy
- Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy PCNL
- ESWL: Very soon CH&RC would be installing services of State of art (Lithotripsy Machine) for non surgical treatment of Urinary Calculus
Kidney Cancer : Choithram Hospital and Research Centre is routinely treating Renal Cancers, bladder cancers such as Transitional Cell Carcinoma, cancer of testis, such as Seminomas, Teratomas etc and carcinoma penis.
Cancer Surgery : CH&RC has regular services of Hospital senior Urology consultants and Senior Cancer Surgeon who regularly operate the Renal Cancer patients. These patients once operated are treated as per International Cancer protocols.
Chemotherapy : CH&RC has in house renowned Chemotherapists who provide the Chemotherapy to the Cancer patients post operatively as advised by the Consultants.
Radiotherapy : Choithram Hospital and Research Center is the only Medical Treatment center in entire State to treat Cancer patients with latest modality of Cancer. Following facilities are available at Institute of Cancer Sciences, CH&RC :
- Primus Linear Accelerator: Provides various treatment modalities as IMRT, 3-D Conformal, 2-D Conformal, etc
- Nucletron 30 Channel Brachy therapy: Only unit in entire State to provide various treatment modalities.
- Radio frequency tumour ablation: This facility is available at CH&RC, which is mostly used for patients with tumour growth in Kidney.
- Tumor Board: Multi modality approach for cancer patients to provide Comprehensive Cancer Care through Multi specialty Tumour Board AS PER International protocol of Cancer treatment. Tumour Board protocol best insures the patient interests.
Urethral Stricture : This is the disease of Urethra and can occur in both, i.e., male as well as females. Urethral strictures are mostly due to Trauma and Infection. Immediate expert opinion of the Urologist should be sought to prevent further complications. However this is advanced field of treatment, Choithram Hospital and Research Center has a long legacy of successfully treating these patients with admirable results. Both endoscopic as well as open surgery options are offered to Stricture patients. Till date CH&RC has treated more than 1000 endoscopic urethral stricture patients as well as about 200 open urthero plasties with exceptionally good results.
Andrology and Male Infertility : CH&RC is routinely treating male sexual problems and Erectile Dysfunction in patients. Urologist at CH&RC are dealing with such patients in following manner :
- Diagnosis of infertility
- Treatment of Male factors causing inability to conceive child.
- In extreme cases of erectile dysfunctions, penile implants are also implanted to male patients CH&RC is only center in entire State which regularly performs penile implants for patients. Till date CH&RC has successfully conducted more than 25 penile implants with good results.
Enlarged Prostate and Male Voiding Dysfunctions : CH&RC has successfully treated innumerable patients with Prostate enlargement which usually starts after the age of 50 years, under the effect of male hormones. In some cases it could be due to prostatic cancers also. Both of these conditions cause difficulty in passing urine. These patients can seek seek expert opinion of Urologist on all week days in OPD at CH&RC.
Coming soon at CH&RC : Holmium Laser Treatment for the Prostate diseases. This is state of art of latest in global technology used at International centers of repute to treat Cancer patients.
Female Urinary Incontinence : (Voiding Dysfunction, such as Urinary incontinence, stress urinary incontinence, urge incontinence etc) Females are more prone to have urinary infection, which results to difficulty in voiding with increasing age or secondary to urological interventions. Such patients with voiding dysfunctions are routinely treated at CH&RC and should consult Urologist in OPD on all week days.
Special Transvaginal tape procedure is also routinely performed, an indegenious procedure performed at very economical cost.
Urodyanamic Studies and uro-flow metry : This test is done in “Uro- dynamic Lab “OPD West Wing at Choithram Hospital on all OPD Days which is used to assess the functions of Lower Urinary Tract in male and female patients, Bladder dysfunction in Neurological disorders etc, to help in diagnosis and plan treatment strategies.
Pediatric Endo - Urology - Diagnosis and treatment of various disorders in Children having diseases of bladder, kidneys & urinary genital tract such as Paediatric Endourologiscal procedures Posterior Urethral Valve Fulguration, Cystocscopy, Cysto Lithotripsy etc.
Paediatric Congenital Disorders : Diagnosis and Treatment of all childhood disorder like undescended testes, Hypospadiasis, Paediatric Renal tumours etc.
Dietary Services : Consultant Dietician are available for OPD/ IPD patients which advise specific diet to Kidney diseases patients in order to avoid further common complications; in view of compromised renal functions.