Urology is the branch of medicine and physiology concerned with the function and disorders of the urinary system. This includes the kidneys, ureters, bladder, and urethra. It also addresses the male sexual organs, while urogynecology address the female sexual organs. Urologist have several subspecialties they may focus on.
Urogynecology is a branch of medicine addressing urological system problems in women. This can involve problems with the pelvic floor and urinary incontinence.
Our office provides both Urogynecology and Urology services.
Dr. Aaron Johnson and Dr. Timothy Siegel lead the Urology department in conjunction with Christopher Smalley, PA and Lindsay Worley, NP. This team focuses on genitourinary cancer, urinary stones, and men's health issues. This team sees patients in several locations.
Dr. Sara Diaz and Mary Horsfall, NP lead the Urogynecology department specializing in women's health. They see patients in our Richmond location only.
We provide a variety of in office procedures including cystoscopy, urodynamics, and biopsies. If you feel you have urologic issue we encourage you to contact your primary care provider for a referral, or call our office for more information.
If you have an emergency and the office is closed, please go to the nearest hospital.
da Vinci® Robotic-Assisted Surgery
Urological Care offers a range of traditional and innovative treatments for urological disorders. The da Vinci® Surgical System is a computer-enhanced robotic surgical option that allows physicians to perform complex and delicate procedures through tiny ports in the body. This option enhances surgical precision and can offer many potential benefits over traditional open surgery, including: Significantly less pain Faster return to normal daily activities Fewer complications Less blood loss.
As with any surgery, benefits cannot be guaranteed. It is important to talk to your doctor about all treatment options, risks and benefits.