Surgical Procedures

Anterior Repair of Vaginal Prolapse: A surgery that tightens the front wall of the vagina.

Bladder Suspensions: A surgical procedure to lift or hoist the bladder up to its proper position.

Circumcision: Removal of the foreskin on the penis.

Radical Cystectomy: A treatment for bladder cancer. It calls for the removal of the entire bladder, lymph nodes, part of the urethra and nearby organs that contains cancer cells.

Cystoscopy: A test that allows a physician to examine the inside of the bladder.

Implantable Penile Prostheses: Learn More

Lithotripsy/ESWL: Learn More

Nephrectomy

  • Laparascopic (Radical or Partial) Nephrectomy: Uses a small camera to view inside abdominal cavity and a small incision to remove the malignant (cancerous) kidney or tumor inside the kidney. – da Vinci robotic-assisted laparoscopic
  • Open (Radical or Partial) Nephrectomy: Requires a large incision to remove the kidney or tumor.
  • Radical & Partial Nephrectomy: The radical procedure calls for the removal of the complete kidney. A partial nephrectomy is when the surgeon removes the tumor but spares the kidney.

Prostatectomy

  • da Vinci Robotic-Assisted Prostatectomy: Learn More
  • Laparoscopic Prostatectomy: Learn More
  • Open radical Retropubic Prostatectomy: The surgical removal of the entire prostate by means of an incision in the abdomen.
  • Radical prostatectomy: Surgical removal of the entire prostate and some of the tissue surrounding it.

Radical orchiectomy: Learn More

Sacral Neuromodulation: A treatment for an overactive bladder. This procedure calls for the implantation of a tiny device that stimulates the sacral nerves to alleviate frequent and urgent urination. Learn More

Transurethral resection of prostate (TURP): Learn More

Ureteroscopy: An examination of the upper urinary tract.

Vasectomy reversal: Learn More

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St. Louis, MO 63128