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.
Kidney surgery is performed to treat a variety of conditions and is usually performed by a urologist.
Conditions treated by kidney surgery...
Nephron sparing surgery (NSS), also known as partial nephrectomy, is kidney surgery where only part of the kidney is removed.
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).