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Providence partners with urologists throughout Oregon who offer comprehensive medical care and a variety of surgical options including laparoscopic (minimally invasive) or robotic-assisted surgery.


Although bladder stones are less common than kidney stones, almost all people who develop them will require some type of surgery to remove them....

Kidney surgery

Kidney surgery is performed to treat a variety of conditions and is usually performed by a urologist. Conditions treated by kidney surgery...


Kidney stones are a painful medical problem that affects more than 400,000 Americans every year. The stones are formed from hardened mineral...

Nephron sparing surgery

Nephron sparing surgery (NSS), also known as partial nephrectomy, is kidney surgery where only part of the kidney is removed. 


Orchiectomy is the removal of one or both testicles (testes) and is generally performed by a urologist. The testicles are the male sex organs that...


A prostatectomy is the surgical removal of all or part of the prostate gland and is usually done by a urologist. This type of surgery is typically performed to treat cancer of the prostate or to reduce the symptoms caused by an enlarged prostate (difficulty passing urine, needing to go frequently). 

Transurethral resection for bladder cancer

Transurethral resection (TUR) of the bladder is a surgical procedure that is used both to diagnose bladder cancer and to remove cancerous tissue from the bladder. This procedure is also called a TURBT (transurethral resection for bladder tumor).

Transurethral Resection of the Prostate (TURP)

Surgery overview Transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP) is an operation used to relieve moderate to severe symptoms caused by an enlarged...