Urologic Procedures: Traditional and Minimally Invasive

Urologic Procedures at BIDMC


Our highly experienced team of surgeons provide the most advanced medical, surgical and noninvasive treatments to treat:

Types of Procedures

Prostate Urologic Procedures
  • Robot-Assisted Radical Prostatectomy
  • Ultrasound-Guided Prostate Needle Biopsy
  • MRI-Guided Prostate Needle Biopsy
  • GreenLight Laser Therapy for BPH
  • Cystoscopic Resection (TURP) for BPH
  • Robotic "Simple" Prostatectomy for BPH
Kidney Urologic Procedures
  • Laparoscopic Radical Nephrectomy
  • Robotic Partial Nephrectomy
  • Robotic Nephroureterectomy (Removal of kidney and ureter)
  • Robotic Pyeloplasty
  • Laparoscopic Renal Cyst Decortication
  • Extracorporeal Schock Wave Lithotripsy (ESWL)
  • Percutaneous Kidney Stone Removal (PCNL)
  • Ureteroscopy with Laser Treatment of Kidney and Ureteral Stones
  • Flexible Ureteroscopy with Kidney Biopsy
Adrenal Gland Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
Bladder Urologic Procedures
  • Bladder Tumor: Cystoscopic Resection (TURBT)
  • Robotic Radical Cystectomy and Urinary Diversion (Removal of bladder)
  • Botox Injection for Overactive Bladder
  • Bladder Stone Removal
  • Implantation of Artificial Urethral Sphincter
  • Urethral Sling for Male and Female Incontinence
  • Interstim Placement for Overactive Bladder
Testes Urologic Procedures
  • Removal of Testicle (Orchiectomy)
  • Robotic Retroperitoneal Lymph Node Dissection
  • Open Retroperitoneal Lymph Node Dissection
Penile Urologic Procedures
  • Removal of Penile Skin Lesions or Tumors
  • Circumcision
  • Artificial Penile Prosthesis
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