HCA Houston Healthcare is dedicated to treating the urologic needs of both men and women. Urologic conditions are common, but many people find them embarrassing to talk about. Our urologists are trained to provide comprehensive treatment for your urologic conditions and perform their jobs with discretion and sensitivity.
Common diseases and conditions we treat include:
- Enlarged prostate
- Bladder cancer
- Kidney stones
- Prostate cancer
- Urinary tract infections
- Erectile dysfunction
- Bladder prolapse
Urogynecology is a specialty that combines care for female urologic and gynecologic needs. Urogynecologic conditions that are commonly treated include urinary incontinence and pelvic floor disorders. Urinary incontinence may affect women who:
- Have had one or more children
- Are going through menopause
- Suffer from vaginal infections
Female pelvic floor muscles have a tendency to become weak following childbirth or due to aging. These weakened muscles may lead to urinary urgency, pelvic organ prolapse and/or urinary incontinence. At HCA Houston, we have specialists in urogynecology who are here to listen and treat your symptoms.
Urologic robotic surgery
Some urologic procedures can now be performed using minimally invasive robotic surgery. Robotic surgery offers a short recovery time, minimal scarring and less blood loss. Robotic surgery is ideal for delicate urologic procedures, as your surgeon is operating around parts of the urinary and reproductive tracts that can cause urinary incontinence and impotence. Our urologic surgeons may perform the following procedures utilizing robotic surgical methods: