The Department of Urology is one of the best of its kind in Central India. The Department offers various super speciality services.
Various treatment modalities and procedures are undertaken at Choithram Hospital & Research Centre to ensure proper treatment of urinary stone are as follows:
Endo-urological procedures include diagnosis and treatment of urinary stones. Urinary stones at different locations are treated through Endoscopic methods using fine endoscopes as well as intro corporeal/extracorporeal lithotripters.
Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy PCNL
Choithram Hospital & Research Centre is routinely treating Renal Cancers, bladder cancers such as Transitional Cell Carcinoma, cancer of the testis, such as Seminomas, Teratomas, etc and carcinoma of the penis. CHRC 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
This is the disease of Urethra and can occur in both males 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. Both endoscopic, as well as open surgery options, are offered to Stricture patients. Till date CH&RC has successfully treated more than 1000 endoscopic urethral stricture patients as well as about 200 open uretheroplasties.
Choithram Hospital and Research Centre are routinely treating male sexual problems and Erectile Dysfunction in patients. In extreme cases of erectile dysfunctions, penile implants are also implanted to male patients CHRC is the only centre in the entire State which regularly performs penile implants for patients. Till date CHRC has successfully conducted more than 25 penile implants with good results.
Choithram Hospital and Research Centre have 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 as well. Both of these conditions cause difficulty in passing urine. These patients should seek expert opinion of the Urologist in the CHRC OPD.
Females are more prone to have a urinary infection, which results in difficulty in voiding with increasing age or secondary to urological interventions. Such patients with voiding dysfunctions are routinely treated at CHRC and can consult the Urologist in the OPD. Special Transvaginal tape procedure is also routinely performed, an indigenous procedure performed at a very economical cost.
This test is done in Urodynamic Lab in the West Wing OPD at Choithram Hospital, 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.
Diagnosis and treatment of various disorders in children having diseases of bladder, kidneys & urinary genital tract such as Paediatric Endo-urological procedures Posterior Urethral Valve Fulguration, Cystocscopy, Cysto-Lithotripsy, etc.
Diagnosis and Treatment of all childhood disorders like undescended testes, Hypospadias, Paediatric Renal tumours, etc.
In view of compromised renal functions, a consultant Dietician is available for OPD/ IPD patients for giving specific dietary advice to Kidney-disease patients in order to avoid further common complications.