Urinary stone disease, commonly known as kidney stones, is a condition where hard deposits form in the urinary tract. These deposits can vary in size and can be made up of different minerals and salts found in urine.
Urology is the surgical specialty that cares for disorders of the urinary tracts and male reproductive system. The physicians of Augusta Urology Associates provide comprehensive care of the urologic patient, managing diagnosis and surgical or medical treatments for:
Urologic oncology refers to the field of medicine that focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of cancers that affect the urinary system in both women and men and reproductive organs in men. These cancers can include those of the kidneys, prostate, bladder, testicles, and penis.
Benign prostatic hyperplasia, commonly known as BPH, is a non-cancerous condition that can affect the prostate gland in men. The prostate is a small gland located below the bladder. It surrounds the urethra, which is the tube that carries urine from the bladder out of the body. In men with BPH, the prostate gland gradually…
We believe in individual patient care. While some urologic problems are best treated by traditional approaches, others benefit from minimally invasive therapies. Physicians in our practice use advanced technologies to treat many benign (not cancerous) and malignant (cancerous) urologic conditions.