Urology is a branch of medicine that focuses on the urinary tract and reproductive systems.

What is Urology? 

Urology is a medical specialty that deals with the diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of diseases of the urinary tract and reproductive system. It deals with organs such as the prostate, testicles, penis and urinary tract in men and the bladder, kidneys and urinary tract in women. Urologists use various techniques to diagnose and treat diseases that can occur in these organs.

Urological diseases include urinary tract infections, kidney stones, urethral stricture, urinary incontinence, prostate cancer, testicular cancer and urological cancer. Urologists also specialize in male sexual dysfunction, reproductive health, infertility and sexually transmitted infections.


Which diseases does urology treat? 

  • Urinary tract infections
  • Kidney stones
  • Urinary incontinence (urinary incontinence)
  • Urethral stricture
  • Prostate enlargement
  • Prostate cancer
  • Testicular cancer
  • Infertility
  • Sexual dysfunction
  • Sexually transmitted infections
  • Bladder cancer
  • Kidney cancer
  • Ureteral cancer
  • Cancer of the urethra