UH Experts Collaborate to Prevent and Treat Kidney Stones
The Kidney Stones Treatment and Prevention Program at University Hospitals Urology Institute offers advanced medical and surgical treatments for patients suffering from kidney stones. Our highly trained specialists have expertise in minimally invasive urological procedures that reduce recovery times and have fewer complications, allowing patients to get back to a normal life, sooner.
Procedures and therapies used may include:
- Minimally invasive endourological procedures
- Laser kidney stone surgery
- Percutaneous surgery (PCNL)
Our team of experts also offer education and counseling about kidney stone prevention. Although there is no one sure way to prevent kidney stones, our doctors and nutritionists will work with you to devise a combination of diet, lifestyle changes and medications that may help reduce your risk.