Urology and Urologists at Lowcountry Urology Clinics
The physicians at Lowcountry Urology Clinics of Charleston SC are highly trained, board-certified urologists. Whatever your medical need in the areas of kidney, urinary, prostate or male sexual function, our physicians have the skills and experience to expertly diagnose and treat your condition.
Here are answers to a few commonly asked questions about Urology and Urologists.
What is Urology?
Urology is a surgical and medical specialty that treats the urinary tracts of men and women. Urology also deals with the male genital tract and reproductive system. Medical conditions involving your kidneys, prostate gland, bladder, ureters, urethra, testicles and penis fall under the care of the Urologist.
What is a Urologist?
Urologists are doctors who specialize in diseases of the male and female urinary systems and the male reproductive system. Most urologists prescribe medications, offer treatments and perform surgeries to correct problems in these organ systems.
What kind of special training do Urologists receive?
Urologists treat a variety of clinical problems, so they must have knowledge of internal medicine, general surgery, gynecology, pediatrics and other specialties. The American Board of Urology requires the physician to fulfill strict educational and examination requirements to achieve Board Certification.
Which medical conditions do Urologists treat?
Kidney Stone disease
Female Incontinence / Voiding dysfunction
Congenital Kidney Malformations
Benign Prostate Enlargement (BPH)
Sterilization through Vasectomy
Urethral / Penile Cancer
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