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The Brady Urological Institute at Johns Hopkins

Physicians with The Brady Urological Institute at Johns Hopkins—long-ranked the #1 urology department in the United States by U.S. News & World Report—have been pioneers in their field and were the first to perform landmark operations such as:

  • Radical prostatectomy
  • Nerve-sparing radical retropubic prostatectomy
  • Minimally invasive live donor kidney removal

Our doctors are dedicated to providing state-of-the-art medical and surgical care in all aspects of adult and pediatric urology. Hopkins urologists have extensive expertise in surgical techniques including:

  • Open and minimally invasive radical prostatectomy
  • Urologic reconstruction
  • Laparoscopy
  • Treatment of rare stone disease
  • Treatment for benign prostate hypertrophy
  • Treatment of erectile dysfunction
  • Microsurgery for infertility
  • Vasectomy reversal
  • Minimally invasive techniques to treat kidney disease
  • Treatment of urinary incontinence
  • Hypospadius reconstruction
  • Bladder exstrophy reconstruction

Prostate and Other Urologic Cancers

The Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins has a strong program in prostate cancer diagnosis, staging and treatment. World-renowned pathologists here can identify cancer cells at a much earlier stage of diagnosis, ensuring the best outcomes. Surgeons and oncologists work together to develop the best course of treatment.

With the radical prostatectomy or nerve-sparing surgery developed at Johns Hopkins, 50 to 70 percent of patients retain their potency and 93 percent their continence.

Urologic cancers our team excels in treating include:

  • Prostate
  • Bladder
  • Kidney
  • Testes
  • Penile
  • Adrenal

To learn more or to make an appointment, call toll-free 1-855-695-4872.