Asklepios Academic City Hospital Bad Wildungen
Department of Urology (253177)
Specialized in: urology
The Department of Urology at the Asklepios Bad Wildungen Municipal Clinic under the direction of Dr. med. Thomas Fröhlich covers almost all conservative and surgical urology. All the provided services meet the latest recommendations in both diagnosis and treatment. The Department annually treats over 2,000 inpatients. The department focuses on the treatment of diseases of the urinary system, such as kidneys, ureters and urethra, and genital diseases of the prostate, testicles and penis.
The physicians of the Department under the direction of Dr. med. Thomas Fröhlich have a unique competence in the field of organ preservation surgery to treat kidney tumors, nerve-sparing radical prostatectomy, as well as bladder removal with the urinary catheter placement. In addition, upon the availability of indications there is provided the further treatment by means of chemotherapy after tumor removal. All patients are discussed during the interdisciplinary cancer consultations, which involve the participation of specialized doctors form other departments of the Asklepios Bad Wildungen Municipal Clinic.
The team of physicians of the Department under the direction of Dr. med. Thomas Fröhlich is proud to offer the most advanced and special medical services that are partially provided in collaboration with other departments. These include a stimulator of the bladder in the case of overactive bladder, an artificial sphincter for male incontinence, prostate fusion MRI, as well as radiofrequency ablation of small kidney tumors outside without surgery (destruction of kidney tumors outside by means of special needle electrodes). Moreover, the Asklepios Bad Wildungen Municipal Clinic also offers such highly specialized treatment options as a high-performance Greenlight laser 180 W to reduce the size of the prostate, open surgery of the ureter with a mucosa, low-dose rate (LDR) permanent brachytherapy of the prostate as a special form of radiation, removal of kidney stones by means of miniaturized instruments (PCNL), as well as relevant laparoscopic kidney surgery in case of cysts and narrowing of the renal pelvis outlet.
The treatment focuses of the Department of Urology at the Asklepios Bad Wildungen Municipal Clinic are:
- Benign prostatic enlargement
- Urinary stones / treatment of stones
- Stenosis / urethral stricture
- Vesicovaginal fistulas
- Deviations / penile curvature
- Long-term scars of the ureter
- Narrowing of the renal pelvis outlet
- Prostate cancer
- Kidney cancer
- Bladder cancer
- Testicular cancer
- Bad Wildungen, Germany