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Reviews of Prof. Mehmet Cemil Uygur - Popular Urologist in Turkey
Prof Mehmet Cemil Uygur
Urologist
Cumhuriyet Mah, 2255. St. No: 3, 41400 Gebze/Kocaeli, Turkey
21 Years of experience
5.0 Rating | 1 Review(s)
of reviewers recommend Prof Mehmet Cemil Uygur
Reviews of Dr. M R Pari - Best Urologist in India
Dr. M R Pari
Urologist
No 1/B, 1st Cross St, Gandhi Nagar, Adyar, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600020, India
22 Years of experience
0.0 Rating | 0 Review(s)
of reviewers recommend Dr. M R Pari
Reviews of Dr. Sudhakar GV - Best Urologist in India
Dr. Sudhakar GV
Urologist
Kirloskar Business Park, Bellary Rd, Godrej Woodsman Estate, Hebbal Kempapura, Bangalore, Karnataka 560024, India
16 Years of experience
0.0 Rating | 0 Review(s)
of reviewers recommend Dr. Sudhakar GV
Reviews of Dr. Saurabh Bhargava - Best Urologist in India
Dr. Saurabh Bhargava
Urologist
Anekal, 258 / A, Hosur Rd, Bommasandra Industrial Area, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560099, India
18 Years of experience
0.0 Rating | 0 Review(s)
of reviewers recommend Dr. Saurabh Bhargava
Reviews of Dr. Rajagopal V - Best Urologist in India
Dr. Rajagopal V
Urologist
Road No 72, Film Nagar, opposite Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan School, Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad, Telangana 500033, India
36 Years of experience
0.0 Rating | 0 Review(s)
of reviewers recommend Dr. Rajagopal V
Reviews of Dr. Arun Shah - Best Urologist in India
Dr. Arun Shah
Urologist
Road No 72, Film Nagar, opposite Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan School, Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad, Telangana 500033, India
35 Years of experience
0.0 Rating | 0 Review(s)
of reviewers recommend Dr. Arun Shah
Reviews of Dr. Mrigank Shekhar Jha - Best Urologist & Andrologist in India
Dr. Mrigank Shekhar Jha
Urologist & Andrologist
Hospital Plot, Rd Number 201, Dwarka Sector-3, Dwarka, New Delhi, Delhi 110075, India
22 Years of experience
0.0 Rating | 0 Review(s)
of reviewers recommend Dr. Mrigank Shekhar Jha
Reviews of Dr. Anjani Kumar Agrawal - Best Urologist & Andrologist in India
Dr. Anjani Kumar Agrawal
Urologist & Andrologist
No. 1, 2, Press Enclave Road, Mandir Marg, Saket Institutional Area, Block J, Saket, New Delhi, Delhi 110017, India
18 Years of experience
0.0 Rating | 0 Review(s)
of reviewers recommend Dr. Anjani Kumar Agrawal
Reviews of Dr. Rakesh Khera - Best Urologist & Andrologist in India
Dr. Rakesh Khera
Urologist & Andrologist
CH Baktawar Singh Rd, near Olympus, Medicity, Islampur Colony, Sector 38, Gurugram, Haryana 122001, India
35 Years of experience
0.0 Rating | 0 Review(s)
of reviewers recommend Dr. Rakesh Khera
Reviews of Dr. Milind Bapat - Best Urologist in India
Dr. Milind Bapat
Urologist
Jupiter Hospital, Prathamesh Park, Baner, Pune, Maharashtra 411045, India
25 Years of experience
0.0 Rating | 0 Review(s)
of reviewers recommend Dr. Milind Bapat

Frequently Asked Questions

Who is a Urologist?

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:

  • Kidneys: Organs that filter out bodily wastes.
  • Urethra: A tube in the body through which the urine travels from the bladder and moves out of the body.
  • Ureters: These are the tubes that lead the urine to flow from the kidneys to the bladders.
  • Bladder: It is a hollow bag-like organ that stores urine.
  • Adrenal glands: Hormones released by these glands that are present above each kidney have a vital role in the urinary system.

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:

  • Penis: It is a male reproductive organ that carries urine and sperm out of the body
  • Prostrate: It is a gland that is present underneath the bladder and adds a particular kind of fluid to the sperm to produce semen.
  • Testicles: They are the sacs present near the penis that make the reproductive hormone testosterone and produce sperm.
What conditions do Urologists treat?

Urologists can treat a variety of conditions. Some of them are mentioned below:

In the men’s urinary system:

  • Cancers of bladders, kidneys, adrenal glands, prostate, penis, testicles, etc.
  • Enlargement of the prostate gland
  • Problems with erection or erectile dysfunction
  • Kidney problems- stones or infections
  • Cysts in the bladder also known as interstitial cystitis
  • cases of infertility
  • Urinary tract infections (UTIs)
  • Inflammation of the prostate gland, also known as prostatitis
  • Enlargement of the scrotum veins, known as varicoceles

In the women’s urinary system:

  • Kidney problems- stones or infections
  • Cysts in the bladder also known as interstitial cystitis
  • Prolapse growths in the bladder or vagina
  • cases of infertility
  • Urinary tract infections (UTIs)
  • Cancers of bladders, kidneys, adrenal glands, prostate, penis, testicles, etc.
  • Urinary incontinence

In a child’s urinary system:

  • Blockage of the urinary tract
  • Bed-wetting
  • Testicles that are undescended
What are the qualifications of a Urologist?

  • Every urologist has to go through a four-year undergraduate degree, followed by four years of medical school.
  • After graduating from medical school, they have to complete four or five years of hospital-based medical training. During this residency program, they will work alongside specialized and top in their field urologists and gain surgical skills.
  • Some urologists choose to pursue extra specialization and training for a year or two. This is referred to as a fellowship. They can focus on specifically male genitals, female genitals, or other specializations.
  • In the end, each urologist has to get certified by their national medical board to become licensed.
What are the sub-specialties of a Urologist?

A urologist may further go for specialization or train in the following sub-specialties:

  • Endourology
  • Laparoscopy
  • Pediatric urology
  • Andrology
  • Reconstructive urology
  • Female urology
  • Urologic oncology
  • Neurourology
What diagnostic tests are required by a Urologist?

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:

  • Ultrasound, CT scan, MRI, and other such imaging tests
  • Cystogram- Taking images of the insides of the bladder
  • Cystoscopy: Using an instrument known as a cystoscopy to look inside the urethra and bladder.
  • Post-void residual urine test: Speed at which urine leaves the body while urinating.
  • Urinalysis: for bacteria or other sources of infections.
  • Urodynamic testing: to check volume and pressure in the bladder.
When should you visit a Urologist?

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:

  • Blood in the urine
  • Frequent urination
  • Pain in the pelvis, lower back, etc
  • Burning sensation or pain while urinating
  • Trouble urinating
  • Urine leakage
  • Weak urine flow with pain
  • deep pain in the lower abdomen
  • Lump in the testicle, tumors, cancer
What can you expect from your first visit with a Urologist?

A physical examination by the urologist may involve the following:

  • A digital rectal exam for males with prostate difficulties. This exam allows the clinician to examine the prostate physically.
  • A urethral swab to rule out sexually transmitted infections and blood work to assess your Prostate-Specific Antigen level.
  • A pelvic exam may be performed in conjunction with urinalysis for women who have recurrent urinary tract infections.
  • A blood panel is often used to detect hormone levels in women with decreased sex drive.
  • A cough stress test will be performed on those who have urinary incontinence symptoms to detect urine loss.
  • Blood tests and related physical exams will be performed if there are any worries about cancer.

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.