Are you looking for one of the best Urologists in Auckland?
We have listed 5 of the best Urologists, where they can discuss with you treatment options that could relieve your symptoms so that you can return to enjoying your life to the full. We also have put together an overview on what Urology is and what conditions are treated by a Urologist.
What is a Urologist?
Urologists diagnose and treat diseases of the urinary tract in both men and women. They also diagnose and treat anything involving the reproductive tract in men.
What is urology?
Urology is the field of medicine that focuses on diseases of the urinary tract and the male reproductive tract. Some urologists treat general diseases of the urinary tract.
Which conditions do urologists treat?
In men, urologists treat:
|Cancers of the Bladder, Kidneys, Penis, Testicles, and Adrenal and Prostate Glands||Urinary Tract Infections (UTIs)||Interstitial Cystitis (also called painful bladder syndrome)||Prostatitis (which is inflammation of the prostate gland)|
|Prostate Gland Enlargement||Infertility||Kidney Diseases & Kidney Stones||Erectile Dysfunction|
In women, urologists treat:
|Bladder Prolapse, or the dropping of the bladder into the vagina||Cancers of the Bladder, Kidneys, and Adrenal Glands||Interstitial Cystitis& UTIs|
|Kidney Stones||Overactive Bladder||Urinary Incontinence|
In children, urologists treat:
|Bed-Wetting||Undescended Testicles||Blockages and other problems with the Urinary Tract Structure|
When should you see a urologist?
How do you know when you should see a urologist? Having any of these symptoms suggests you have a problem in the urinary tract.
|Blood in your urine||Pain in your lower back, pelvis, or sides||Pain or burning during urination|
|Trouble urinating||Urine leakage||Weak urine flow, dribbling|
Below is 5 of the top and leading Urologists in Auckland:
1. Dr Anna Lawrence – Auckland Urology Specialist
Address: Auckland Surgical Centre 9 Saint Marks Road, Remuera, Auckland 1050
Telephone: (493) 200-640
|Prostate Cancer Treatment||Artificial Urinary Sphincter& Males Slings (Incontinence)|
|Prosthesis Option For Penile||Voiding Dysfunction|
Dr Anna Lawrence is a New Zealand trained Urologist specialising in Functional Urology, Neuro-Urology, Pelvic Reconstruction, and Urethroplasty. Dr Anna had her medical training at the University of Otago and has worked in many areas of medicine around New Zealand including Wellington, Invercargill and the West Coast of New Zealand. Anna trained in Urology in New Zealand. She is the only fellowship trained urethral reconstruction surgeon in Auckland.
2. Andrew Williams – One Six One Medical Group Ltd
Address: 161 Gillies Avenue, Epsom, Auckland 1023
Telephone: 09 623 0161
|Urological Oncology||Laparoscopic Nephrectomy||Partial Nephrectomy|
|Robotic Surgery||Laser Prostatectomy||Radical Cystectomy With and Without Neobladder Formation|
Andrew Williams A works as a Consultant urologist at Auckland District Health Board and Counties Manukau District Health Board originally trained in New Zealand, before undertaking a 2-year fellowship at The University of Western Ontario, which is one of only 15 centers in the world accredited for subspecialty training in Urological Oncology. Andrew has received various awards, attained nearly a quarter of a million dollars in research grants and published over 30 articles in peer-reviewed journals.
3. Kamran Zargar – Assoc. Professor Kamran Zargar
Address: 15 Gilgit Road, Epsom, Auckland 1003
Telephone: (09) 527 0500
|Urological Oncology||Robotic Surgery|
|General Urological Conditions||Radical Prostatectomies|
|Major Pelvic and Reconstructive Surgery||Complex Renal Surgery for Kidney Cancer|
Kamran Zargar is a New Zealand trained Urologist who is devoted to providing the finest care for his patients. Professor Kamran Zargar specialises in urological oncology and robotic surgery, and has considerable experience in treating general urological conditions including renal stones and voiding dysfunction including Laser prostate surgery and HoLEP. Professor Kamran Zargae is the first and only Associate Professor of Urology in Auckland.
4. Michael James Mackey – North Shore Urology
Address: Ground Floor/212 Wairau Road, Wairau Valley, Auckland 0627
Telephone: +64 9 444 4301
|Prostate Cancer Diagnosis & Treatment||Laser and Robotic Surgery|
Michael James Mackey professional urologist and has over 20 years surgical experience, including six years in public hospitals in New Zealand and in the UK. Since 1998, Michael has been operating full time in private practice in Auckland.
5. Mr Mischel Neill – Urology Surgeon
Address: 212 Wairau Road, Wairau Valley, Takapuna 0627
Telephone: (09) 309 0912
|Urologic Oncology (Cancer Management)||Laparoscopic (Keyhole) Surgery|
Mr Mischel Neill is a professional Urological Surgeon in private practice in Auckland, New Zealand, in 1995 Mischel graduated in medical training at the University of Auckland. He was granted a fellowship to the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in 2005. Mischel has grown to have interests in urologic oncology (cancer management) and laparoscopic (keyhole) surgery, with extensive overseas postgraduate training. He spent two years at the University of Toronto, based at Toronto General, Princess Margaret and Sunnybrook Hospitals.