Urology

The Urology Department and out patient clinics deal with the full range of urological illness. This includes treatment of benign and malignant growth of the prostate, urinary bladder and kidneys, urinary tract infection and inflammation, incontinence, treatments for stones in the urinary tract and male sexual dysfunction. The department offers specialized treatments in the fields of urethral and penile reconstructive surgery and the treatment of urogenital congenital malformations. In addition to the general urological out patient clinic they also offer special clinics for pediatric urology, neurourology and urodynamics and uro-gynecology.

Researh Activities include:

True and pseudo-hermaphrodites. Laser ablation of the prostate. Protein Kinase C as a marker in transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder. Molecular and genetic markers in transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder. Long acting LH-RH agonists in carcinoma of the prostate and in girls with precocious puberty. Late outcome of intra-uterine detected congenital urological anomalies. Pathogenesis of reflux nephropathy. Hormonal studies in the aging male.

Contact Info

Contact Person Dr. Ofer Shenfeld , Head, Department and Institute of Urology
Email uro@szmc.org.il
Address 7th Floor, Shaare Zedek Medical Center
Phone 972-2-6555556