Urologic Subspecialties

Urologic Subspecialties

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Besides caring for cancer patients, UCSF treats adults with a wide range of other urinary tract conditions. These include common problems such as kidney and bladder stones, urinary tract infections, and urinary incontinence, and less common ones, such as obstructions of the urinary tract and painful bladder syndromes. In men, we provide treatment for benign conditions of the prostate gland, erectile dysfunction and male infertility. Our team is also nationally known for expert repair of traumatic injuries to the genitals and urinary tract.

Urologic Subspecialties News & Highlights

The Society of Urodynamics, Female Pelvic Medicine & Urogenital Reconstruction (SUFU) recently celebrated their 50th anniversary with tributes presented at their 2019 winter meeting.  SUFU...
UCSFUrology's Thomas Chi, MD was recently interviewed by Business Insider's Hillary Brueck.  He reminds all to drink water...especially when you are dieting.  Click here for full article.    
In urology, there are many conditions diagnosed in infancy and childhood that require lifelong care, which means that patients must ultimately make a transition from pediatric to adult care as they...
Welcome AUA 2018 to our great city.  Hope you have an opportunity to read through the AUA Daily News article written by UCSF pediatric urologist, Hillary Copp, MD, MS on what to see and do while in...
Benjamin Breyer, MD, MAS et al surveyed 3,118 women cyclists debunking smaller studies that found possible relationship between cycling and sexual dysfunction.  This is the largest study comparing...
Research by Nadia Roan, PhD was highlighted in a recent blog post by Francis Collins for his weekly “NIH Director’s Blog” for an article on Snapshots of Life: Finding Where HIV Hides. For a link to...
In an aritcle by San Francisco Business Times, "Women Who Lead in Life Sciences: Leaders in Their Field," the editors recognized UCSF Urology and Gladstone Institute scientist, Nadia Roan, PhD.  Her...