Bladder & Urinary Tract

Overview

The bladder is part of the urinary system. The kidneys, ureters, bladder and urethra make up the urinary system. Urine is made by the kidneys continuously as they filter out waste from the blood. The urine flows down the ureters to the bladder where it is stored.

 

Conditions of the Bladder

  • Overactive bladder
  • Urinary incontinence
  • Cystitis (inflammation)
  • Infection / UTI
  • Blood in urine
  • Bladder stones
  • Bladder polyps
  • Urethral stricture disease
  • Urethral cancer
  • Bladder cancer

Treatment Options

Dr Paul Manohar has extensive training and expertise treating conditions affecting the bladder and urinary tract. Here is a non-exhaustive list of treatment options available:

Overactive Bladder

  • Sacral Nerve Stimulation (Sacral Neuromodulation)
  • Botox treatment
  • Medication

 

Urinary Incontinence

  • Urodynamic clinic
  • Physical therapy
  • Medication
  • Surgery

 

Bladder Stones

  • Cystolitholapaxy

Urethral Stricture Disease

  • Dilation
  • Urethroplasty
  • Stent or catheter

 

Urethral Cancer

  • Surgery

 

Bladder Cancer

  • Cystoscopic resection of the tumor
  • Cystectomy (partial or radical/total)