Competencies

Uro-Oncology

  • Clarification and treatment of urological tumours (cancer of the kidney, ureter, bladder, prostate, testicles and penis)
  • Radical prostatectomy, protecting the nerves, in the event of prostate cancer
  • Brachytherapy in the event of prostate cancer
  • Removal of the bladder in the event of widespread bladder cancer
  • Removal of benign and malignant kidney tumours while protecting the organs

 

Reconstructive Urology

  • Bladder replacement using the small intestine following the removal of the bladder
  • Correction of malformations and injuries (e.g. renal pelvis exit stricture, ureteral stricture, urethral stricture)

 

Endourology

  • Use of endoscopic technology in the event of urinary calculus, bladder tumours and benign prostate enlargement
  • Prostatectomy by laser or high-frequency electrical current
  • Minimally-invasive destruction of urinary calculus using laser, ultrasound or ballistic probes
  • Minimally-invasive endoscopy of the bladder and ureter using flexible instruments

 

Extracorporeal shockwave treatment

Non-invasive treatment of urinary calculus in the area of the kidneys and the ureters using modern shockwave equipment.

 

Urodynamics and neurourology

Clarification and treatment of problems related to passing water and urine loss (incontinence)

 

Urological invectiology

  • Clarification and treatment of infections in the uro-genital area
  • Clarification and treatment of chronic prostatitis / chronic pelvic pain syndrome

 

Andrology

Clarification and treatment of problems concerning male infertility and impotence. This also deals with vasectomies and operations restoring fertility (microscopic joining of the seminal ducts)