Stone disease is among the most painful and prevalent urological disorders. More than a million kidney stone cases are diagnosed each year with an estimated 10 percent of Americans destined to suffer from kidney stones at some point in their lives.
At Washington Urology all of our physicians are experts in the diagnosis and management of kidney stones. Additionally, Dr Joel has completed a fellowship in Endourology and has advanced training in the management of complex stone disease.
For the largest majority of stones, surgical management is necessary. There are a variety of procedures that can be used. Only your surgeon at Washington Urology can determine the best treatment for your particular situation.
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