Current maternal ultrasound technology allows the diagnosis of many urologic problems before the baby is born. Our pediatric urology team is available for consultation prior to delivery to streamline and coordinate post natal care for the child.
Using state-of-the-art technology and best practice medicine, the urology team at Helen DeVos Children's Hospital will diagnose, evaluate, manage and treat the entire spectrum of urologic disorders for children of all ages.
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According to guidelines established by the American Academy of Pediatrics, a pediatric urologist typically provides the following services:
Evaluation and management of voiding disorders, vesicoureteral reflux and urinary tract infections that require surgery
Surgical reconstruction of the urinary tract (kidneys, ureters and bladder), including genital abnormalities, hypospadias and intersex conditions
Surgery for groin conditions in childhood and adolescence, including undescended testes, hydrocele/hernia and varicocele