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Diagnosis & Treatment


  • Blood tests
  • Cystoscopy
  • CAT scan (Computerized Axial Tomography)
  • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI scan)
  • Renal scan (nuclear medicine renal scan)
  • Ultrasound
  • Urinalysis and urine culture
  • Voiding cystourethrogram (VCUG)


Our pediatric urologists can provide a comprehensive range of treatment options including:

  • Surgical capabilities range from simple circumcisions to correction of complex genitourinary anomalies in children
  • Percutaneious kidney surgery
  • SWL (shock wave lithotripsy)
  • Laser treatments for stones in the bladder and ureter
  • Deflux implantation
  • Surgical techniques tailored to the unique needs of each patient, including minimally invasive laparoscopic procedures that result in faster recovery, less pain and improved cosmetic results

The Barbara Bush Children's Hospital is a department of Maine Medical Center