Conditions

Dr. Jeffrey PalmerPediatric and Adolescent Urology Institute Director, cares for children from all over the world with congenital and acquired conditions of the genital system and urinary tract. These conditions include the following:

 

Problems with Urination

Bedwetting

Bladder-sphincter dyssyerngia

Blood in urine (hematuria)

Incomplete bladder empyting

Neurogenic bladder

Painful urination (dysuria)

Spina bifida conditions

Urinary frequency

Urinary tract infections (UTI)

Wetting (incontinence) – daytime and nighttime (bedwetting)

 

Prenatal Conditions

Hydronephrosis

Urinary tract obstructions

Urinary reflux

Absent kidney

Duplicated kidney

Cystic kidney (multicystic dysplastic kidney)

Abnormal kidney location (ectopic kidney)

Posterior urethral valves

 

Kidney

Abnormal kidney location (ectopic kidney)

Absent kidney

Cystic kidney (multicystic dysplastic kidney)

Duplicated kidney

Horseshoe kidney

Hydronephrosis

Stones

Trauma and injury

Tumors and cancer

Ureteropelvic junction obstruction

Urinary reflux

 

Ureters

Obstruction

Duplication anomalies

Hydronephrosis

Megaureters

Urinary reflux

Stones

Strictures

Trauma and injury

 

Bladder

Bedwetting

Diverticulum

Exstrophy and epispadias

Obstruction

Posterior urethral valves

Stones

Trauma and injury

Wetting (incontinence) – daytime and nighttime (bedwetting)

 

Penis

Abnormal development

Adhesions

Circumcision complications

Curvature

Disorders of sexual differentiation (intersex disorders)

Epispadias

Foreskin problems

Hidden penis (buried or concealed penis)

Hypospadias

Hypospadias complications

Meatal stenosis

Micropenis

Newborn circumcisions

Phimosis

Skin bridges

Torsion

Trauma and injury

Urinary stream abnormality

Webbed penis

 

Testicles and Groin

Absent testicle

Small testicle (atrophic)

Epididymitis

Hernias

Hydroceles

Infections (orchitis)

Retractile testicles

Spermatocele

Pain

Torsion

Trauma and injury

Tumors and cancer

Undescended testicles

Varicoceles

 

Female Genitalia

Disorders of sexual differentiation (intersex disorders)

Genital abnormalities

Imperforate hymen

Labial asymmetry

Labial adhesions

Trauma and injury

Tumors and cancer

Urinary tract abnormalities

Vaginal agenesis