Urology

Urology is the medical specialty focused on the health of the urinary system for all patients and also reproductive health for men.

When should I see a Urologist?

Some symptoms that may require you to see a urologist include:

  • Blood in your urine
  • Frequent or urgent need to urinate
  • Pain in your lower back, pelvis, or sides
  • Pain or burning during urination
  • Trouble while urinating
  • Urine leakage
  • Weak urine flow or dribbling

Men experiencing these symptoms should also see a urologist:

  • Decreased in sexual desire
  • Lump in testicle
  • Difficulty getting or keeping an erection




Conditions Treated by Covenant Urology

Men

  • Cancers of the bladder, kidneys, penis, testicles, adrenal and prostate glands
  • Enlarged prostate
  • Erectile dysfunction (trouble getting or keeping an erection)
  • Infertility
  • Kidney stones
  • Kidney disease
  • Interstitial cystitis (Painful Bladder Syndrome)
  • Prostatitis (Inflammation of the prostate gland)
  • Urinary Tract Infections (UTI)
  • Varicoceles (Enlarged veins in scrotum)

Women

  • Bladder prolapse (Dropping of bladder into the vagina)
  • Cancers of the bladder, kidneys and adrenal glands
  • Interstitial cystitis (Painful Bladder Syndrome)
  • Kidney stones
  • Overactive bladder
  • Urinary Tract Infections (UTI)
  • Urinary incontinence

Children

  • Bed wetting
  • Blockages and other issues with the urinary tract structure
  • Undescended testicles