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Urology mainly caresurinary systems, male reproductive systems, adrenal systems, and diseases in the retroperitoneum such as kidneys, ureters, and bladders. Subspecialties ofGangnam Severance Hospital Urology; Urological Oncology, Urolithiasis, Internal Urology, Pediatric Urology, Neurourology, Female Urology, Dysuresia, and Male Medicine, have their own medical professional teams to offer you the best treatments.As an aging society, there areseveral problems like prostate troubles, urinary system tumors, dysuresia, and female urosis. These diseases should be cared by professionals who have many actual clinical experiences because patients need to concern not only the recovery but also their quality of lives after the treatments.Gangnam Severance Hospital Urology orients the one-stop service, tries its best for the best treatments by performing minimal invasive surgeries and high-tech robotic surgeries.
Outpatient services have been provide to a total of 18,443 patients at the department of urology at Yongdon Severance Hospital in 2005, among whom 3,671 have been new patients. Furthermore, a total of 939 patients were admitted through the department and 685 cases of surgery were performed. Among these 685 cases, 35 cases were kidney operation; 100, renal pelvis and ureter operation; 104, bladder operation; 103, prostate operation; 45, penis operation; 32, urethra operation; 34, scrotum operation; 21, testis operation; and 211, others. Extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy (ESWL) was used to remove urinary stones in 305 patients.