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Ochsner Urology

The mission of the Ochsner Health System Department of Urology is to provide the most comprehensive urologic care possible, emphasizing the needs of the individual patient in a compassionate setting. We strive to deliver excellent urologic services through an integrated, multidisciplinary approach that combines clinical experience, education and research. We also aim to make significant contributions to the field of urology through ongoing clinical research and training of future urologic specialists. The Urology services at Ochsner are dedicated to providing state-of-the-art medical and surgical care in all aspects of urology including highly sophisticated technologies such as extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy and laser therapies. 

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Adult and General Urology Services

  • Surgical treatment of benign prostate hyperplasia, including such minimally invasive therapies as microwave (TUMT), laser, heat and vaporization
  • Medical management of benign prostate hyperplasia
  • Stone disease, including ureteroscopy with lithotripsy, percutaneous stone surgery, extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy and management of staghorn calculi
  • Prostate infections
  • Minimally-invasive surgical treatments of kidney obstruction, including robotic and laproscopic pyeloplasty
  • Urethral stricture disease

Male Infertility and Sexual Dysfunction

Erectile dysfunction/impotence

Male infertility: Symptoms, Diagnosis & Treatments

Vasectomy Reversal 

Pediatric Urology

  • Undescended testicle
  • Hypospadias
  • Ureteral reflux
  • Neonatal hydronephrosis
  • Pediatric renal masses
  • Enuresis (bed-wetting)
  • Management of extrophy, children with myelodysplasia (spina bifida)

Female Urology and Voiding Dysfunction

Female Pelvic Floor and Reconstructive Surgery

  • Pelvic Floor Disorders
  • Pelvic organ prolapse
  • Urinary and fecal incontinence
  • Voiding dysfunction
  • Recurring urinary tract symptoms
  • Painful bladder syndrome
  • Urogenital fistulas

Urological Oncology

  • Prostate cancer, including radical nerve-sparing prostatectomy, brachytherapy (radioactive seed implants), external beam radiation therapy, laparoscopic and robotic surgery
  • Bladder cancer, including continent urinary diversion and laser ablation
  • Renal cell carcinoma, including robotic and laproscopic partial nephrectomies, cryoablation and tumors involving the vena cava
  • Testicular cancer with retroperitonneal node dissection
  • Adrenal tumors

Ochsner Medical Center - North Shore

Ochsner Medical Center – North Shore provides comprehensive and specialized urologic medical and surgical care. Our community physicians are dedicated and experienced in providing high-quality and personalized care in the areas of adult and general urology, pediatric urology, urologic gynecology, and urological oncology.

Ochsner Medical Center - Kenner

The mission of the Ochsner Health System Department of Urology is to provide the most comprehensive urologic care possible, emphasizing the needs of the individual patient in a compassionate setting. We strive to deliver excellent urologic services through an integrated, multidisciplinary approach that combines clinical experience, education and research. We also aim to make significant contributions to the field of urology through ongoing clinical research and training of future urologic specialists.

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Ochsner Medical Center - Baton Rouge

Urologists at Ochsner Medical Center - Baton Rouge offer comprehensive urologic care throughout the region in the most convenient and effective setting for the patient. Services include treatment for urinary incontinence, urinary gynecology, erectile dysfunction, testicular cancer and surgical and non-surgical treatment of kidney stones. Urology appointments are available at the Hammond, Prairieville, O'Neal and Summa (Bluebonnet) Ochsner Health Centers locations.   

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