Urology is the practice of medicine that deals with the urinary tract and system. Problems may arise due to diseases or dysfunction of the urinary system. Urologists treat males and females but often specialize in the male reproductive system.
Urologic care in Nashville, Tennessee, and Bowling Green, Kentucky
When you need advanced urologic care, our experts are dedicated to treating you with privacy and respect.
TriStar Health's family of hospitals offers a full range of urology services in the Greater Nashville area and Southern Kentucky region. Our physicians offer both inpatient and outpatient care to diagnose and treat kidney and urinary tract issues for children and adults.
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Urologic conditions and disorders we treat
We care for people of all ages, including children, and treat issues that affect the male and female urinary tracts, including:
- Bladder disorders
- Erectile dysfunction
- Genitourinary cancer
- Interstitial cystitis
- Kidney cancer
- Kidney stones
- Male infertility
- Prostate cancer
- Prostate diseases
- Testicular cancer
- Urinary incontinence
- Urethral stricture
- Urinary tract infections (UTIs)
Our urologic treatments and services
Our urologists strive to resolve your condition and symptoms through the least invasive techniques possible. We will talk with you about your treatment options and our recommended plan to be sure you're comfortable with your care.
Urinary tract care
UTIs are the most common infections our urologists treat. These types of infections can involve the bladder, kidneys, ureters or urethra. Typically occurring in adults, UTIs develop when bacteria enters the urinary tract through the urethra and multiply in the bladder.
The most common UTIs include cystitis and urethritis. Women have a greater risk of developing these types of infections due to their reproductive anatomy.
If UTIs go untreated, they can cause you to have serious medical complications, including permanent kidney damage or sepsis. If you believe you are experiencing symptoms of a UTI, schedule a consultation with our urologists.
For a free referral, please call (800) 242-5662.
TriStar Health is proud to partner with the Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute to diagnose and treat cancers of the bladder, kidney, prostate and testicles.
To learn more about our cancer care, please call the askSARAH helpline at (615) 514-2401. This 24/7 helpline connects you with a nurse who can answer your cancer-related questions.
Pediatric urology care
For our younger patients, we offer pediatric urologists at The Children's Hospital at TriStar Centennial. Specializing in treating younger urology patients, we help our patients return to their normal lives. We also offer kidney care with our team of pediatric nephrologists.