The Brady Urological Institute provides expert diagnosis and novel treatment options for urologic conditions like prostate cancer, erectile dysfunction and kidney stones. Patients can be seen at one of several locations in the Baltimore and Washington, D.C., region. To request an appointment with our team of specialists, please call 410-955-6100.
Your adrenal glands produce hormones that are vital to your overall health. However, if you have an adrenal tumor, hormonal production is negatively affected, often necessitating surgery. Learn about the minimally invasive techniques that can help treat your adrenal tumor.
Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) is the most common noncancerous tumor found in men. While treatment is not always necessary, surgical and nonsurgical options are available. Meet the physicians who can treat your BPH.
The bladder’s complex structure creates the potential for several types of bladder cancer. Your specific diagnosis is based on how the cancer grows throughout the layers of your bladder. The specialists at Johns Hopkins, home to the Greenberg Bladder Cancer Institute, provide information and insight about risk factors and the staging and treatment of bladder cancer.
Urinary stone disease occurs when stones develop in the urinary tract, including the bladder and kidney. Stones are hard objects comprised of millions of tiny crystals. These stones can be very painful to pass. Learn how to prevent stones and about the treatments available if you are unable to pass them on your own.
Erectile dysfunction (ED) is the inability to achieve or maintain an erection for satisfactory sexual intercourse. ED is caused by both psychological and physical problems, and our specialists have many treatment options available to help you overcome it.
More than 25 million Americans are affected by urinary incontinence (UI). Men and women with this condition can have symptoms ranging from slight losses of urine to severe, frequent wetting. Understand how we can help you manage UI, including behavioral therapies, medications and surgery.
Nearly one third of kidney cancers are diagnosed after the disease has spread to other organs. To determine the extent of your cancer, you must obtain a staging evaluation. Discover how we can help diagnose your kidney cancer and provide you with personalized treatment options.
Kidney blockage and cysts are characterized by abdominal pain as well as a potential decrease in kidney function, making urination difficult. Learn how our experts can help treat your kidney blockage or cysts with the latest in minimally invasive surgical techniques.
If you’re a candidate for kidney donation, our goal is to provide you with the safest and most effective means of organ removal to ensure a successful kidney transplant to your friend or loved one. Read about the evaluation process and what to expect if you become a donor.
Kidney stones are hard objects in the urinary tract comprised of millions of tiny crystals. These stones can be very painful to pass. Learn how to prevent kidney stones and about the treatments available if you are unable to pass them on your own.
Male infertility either causes or contributes to the inability to conceive in more than 50 percent of infertile couples. Men with infertility are also at an increased risk for multiple medical conditions, making it important to obtain an evaluation and learn about treatment options.
Pelvic prolapse occurs when your pelvic floor muscles weaken and stretch. Without appropriate support, your pelvic organs will slip out of place, bulging into the vagina. Learn how our specialists can use minimally invasive surgical techniques to reconstruct your pelvic floor.
Penile and urethral cancer, known as genital cancers, are rare in North America and other Western countries. However, when these cancers are present, they can significantly impact your life. Learn why it’s important to obtain early identification and treatment for these genital cancers.
A connective tissue disorder of the penis similar to arthritis, Peyronie’s disease is characterized by bent erections, erectile pain and penile plaque (a visible lump). If this condition does not resolve on its own, you can explore surgical options with our experienced team.
Prostate cancer is a malignant tumor of the prostate, an organ that creates fluid that insulates the sperm cells found in semen. It is the second most commonly diagnosed cancer among American men. Learn about prostate cancer symptoms, causes, screening options and treatments.
The testicles are the male reproductive organs responsible for sperm and testosterone production. Testicular cancer develops due to abnormal cell growth within the testicle(s). Find out how our experts can help you prevent, fight and recover from this disease.
Ureteropelvic junction obstruction is a condition in which the junction where the ureter attaches to the kidney is blocked. This results in decreased urine flow and increased fluid pressure in the kidney. Explore minimally invasive surgical options for your condition.