Urology

Count on the specialists at the Englewood Health Physician Network for comprehensive urological care for you and your family without traveling far from your home in New Jersey or New York.

Depending on your symptoms and their cause, your care plan may include lifestyle changes, medications, or other options. If surgery is your best treatment option, trust your provider to skillfully perform your procedure. Whenever possible, your provider will use a minimally invasive technique. That means you’ll have less risk and a faster recovery than with traditional surgical methods.

What’s a Urologist?

Dr. Ghanaat, patient and care giver
A urologist is a doctor who has the education and training to treat conditions that affect the urinary system in children and adults.  Urologists also provide care for the male reproductive system.  Urologists typically treat disorders that affect the:

  • Bladder
  • Ureters
  • Urethra
  • Penis
  • Testicles
  • Prostate gland

When to See a Urologist

Your primary care provider can treat most urological conditions, but you may need to see a specialist if you have severe or chronic symptoms. Signs of a urologic condition may include:

  • Changes in your urination habits
  • Pain or burning during urination
  • Pain in the lower abdomen
  • Urinary incontinence, or leaking urine
  • Blood in the urine

If you’re male, see a health care provider if you have pain, a lump, or other changes in your genitals, or sexual problems.