A urologist is a specialist medical professional who is trained to treat urinary tract infections in both men and women. They can treat anything in male and female urinary systems including kidney stones, prostate infections, etc.
The urinary system involves the following:
These specialists can deal with problems related to any of the above-mentioned parts of the urinary system.
Urologists can also manage and deal with male reproductive parts. It including:
Urologists can treat a variety of conditions. Some of them are mentioned below:
In the men’s urinary system:
In the women’s urinary system:
In a child’s urinary system:
A urologist may further go for specialization or train in the following sub-specialties:
A urologist can order one of the following tests to find out the exact condition and cause of the problem that you may be suffering from:
In cases the mild urinary tract infections become problematic or the general physician is not able to provide quality care for the urinary tract issues, a urologist may be referred.
Some common signs and symptoms that require a visit to a urologist are mentioned below:
A physical examination by the urologist may involve the following:
Your doctor will discuss their findings and possible solutions with you after they have evaluated you. The Urologist may prescribe medication, physical therapy, or surgery based on your symptoms.