Hackensack Meridian Medical Group - Urology
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Preparing for Your Visit
Before your appointment, review and complete patient information online via MyChart, our patient portal.
Review the following:
- Complete all appropriate patient registration information
- Review and update current medications
- Review and update insurance information
At Your Visit
In order to provide you with five-star service, it is very important that you bring the following items to your visit:
- Photo ID
- A list of your current medications
- Any and all radiology films & reports – Please provide any radiology images (e.g. X-Ray, MRI, CT Scan, and/or Ultrasound), or study results relating to your visit
- Insurance information and card
- Information about what treatments and medications have been tried in the past
- Medical records from prior visits that you think may be helpful
Our Medical Group urologists are central to the achievements of the Hackensack University Medical Center’s Department of Urology, a Disease Center of Excellence for Kidney, Bladder and Prostate Cancer. Our urology specialists participate in research to find new, effective treatments, as well as develop minimally invasive, robotic, and organ-sparing surgical techniques for urologic cancers. Additionally, our Medical Group physicians are among the most experienced in the world in using groundbreaking treatments for urological cancers including pioneering the newest generation da Vinci® single port robotic surgical system and UroNav MRI/ultrasound fusion-guided prostate biopsy, a diagnostic tool that improves the accuracy of prostate cancer biopsies.
Working in collaboration with the cancer specialists at our John Theurer Cancer Center, our team uses the latest techniques and the most advanced technology—along with a personalized approach—to diagnose and treat all types of urological cancers, including:
- Prostate Cancer
- Kidney Cancer
- Bladder Cancer
- Ureteral Cancer
- Adrenal Cancer
- Testicular Cancer
The specialists at Hackensack Meridian Medical Group – Urology are at the forefront of the latest approaches to men’s urological care, including innovative techniques to preserve sexual function and urinary continence. Our experts treat a complete range of men’s urological conditions—from common to the most complex. Our Medical Group features a fellowship-trained urologist in male sexual function and fertility.
Using the latest techniques and most advanced technology we treat:
- Elevated Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA)
- Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
- Erectile Dysfunction
- Low Testosterone
- Peyronie’s Disease
- Vasectomy Reversal
Hackensack Meridian Medical Group – Urology is one of the only groups in New Jersey with two female urologists on staff that use advanced techniques and state-of-the-art technology to treat women with simple to complex urological conditions. Common conditions we treat include:
- Urinary Incontinence and Overactive Bladder
- Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
- Pelvic Organ Prolapse
- Interstitial Cystitis and Pelvic Pain
- Urinary Tract Fistula
- Women’s General Urology
Our fellowship-trained infertility urologist uses the latest techniques and technology to diagnose and treat male infertility. With noteworthy success rates, our specialist is among the most capable in the region at providing treatment for male infertility.
Our physician offers minimally invasive surgical options and is specially trained in microsurgery and can correct a range of problems infertility problems. Other procedures performed include vasectomy reversal and sperm retrieval.
Our Medical Group urologists are nationally recognized leaders in the field of minimally invasive endoscopic procedures to treat kidney stones of all sizes, including pioneering the use of the LithoVue™ Single-Use Digital Flexible Ureteroscope.
Our board certified and fellowship-trained specialists treat all types of stone disease and kidney stones of all sizes, combining our experience with new technologies to achieve outstanding results. Specialized treatment for kidney stones includes:
- Shockwave Lithotripsy
- Laser Treatment for Kidney Stones
- Single Stage Percutaneous Kidney Stone Removal
Advanced technology in the treatment of stone disease means surgeons can perform the procedure in a single stage, allowing patients to return home in one day.
Ureteropelvic Junction (UPJ) and Ureteral Reconstruction
The urologists at Hackensack Meridian Medical Group – Urology are world-renowned in the treatment of ureteral stricture, a condition characterized by the narrowing of the tube that carries urine from the kidneys to the bladder. We treat the most common type of ureteral stricture, known as ureteropelvic junction (UPJ) obstruction, and more complex ureteral strictures, that can be congenital or occur from ureteral stones, radiation, previous surgery or other causes of inflammation. A high-level of expertise is required to achieve a successful surgical outcome.