down town Advance Urology, Laser and Laparoscopy centre
Down town hospital is privileged to have urology department equipped with state of the art advanced urological instrument. All kinds advanced laparoscopic ,endoscopic and laser surgeries are being regularly done by qualified and trained urologists.
· Holmium laser
· Flexible scope
· Bipolar TURP
· Fully Digitalised Touch Screen Electro hydrolic Lithotriptor (ESWL)
· Harmonic scalpel
· HD monitor
· 3 chip camera
2. CT urography
3. Digital X-ray
4. Retrograde urethrogram(RGU)
6. Ultrasonography with doppler
Endoscopic Surgical Facility
· PCNL( more than 300 cases)
· Tubeless PCNL( first time in north east)
· URSL (day care)
· TURP( tractionless)
· Bipolar TURP
· VIU( day Care)
Urological Laparoscopic Surgery: all kind of basic and advanced laparoscopic surgeries are regularly done for the first time in this part of the country. Total of more than 100 different laparoscopic surgeries are successfully done in last 18 months including rare advance laparoscopy like lap heminephrectomy,lappyeloplasty, lap radical prostatectomy, lap radical cystoprostatectomy.
Laparoscopic Surgeries regularly done are
1. Laparoscopic ureterolithotomy( 35 cases)
2. Laparoscopic simple nephrectomy(30 cases)
4. Laparoscopic renal cyst decortication
5. Laparoscopic pyeloplasty(18 cases)
6. Laparoscopic radical nephrectomy
7. Laparoscopic heminephrectomy
8. Laparoscopic ureteric reimplantation
LASER Surgeries:Most recent urological advancement where flexible instrument and laser is used to break stone in the ureter in the kidney without cutting or making hole. In last 6 months time more than 50 cases of RIRS( retrogradeintrarenal surgery) has been performed in down town hospital at an expense which is beyond comparision to other part of the country
Day Care Surgery: admission, operation and discharge in the same day.
· PUCL( removal of bladder stone)
Paediatric Urological Surgeries: commonly performed paediatric urological surgeries are
· Posterior urethral valve(PUV) fulguration
· Paediatric PCNL
· Paediatric URSL
· Laparoscopic ureteral reimplantation
· Laparoscopic orchidopexy
· Laparoscopic pyeloplasty
· Hypospadias repair
· One stop haematuria clinic
· Andrology clinic
· Stone clinic
Consultation and councelling of male sexual problem, male infertility.Varicocele microsurgery is being done for symptomatic varicocele and varicocele with infertility.
Early detection, treatment of renal stone disease, medical management, metabolic evaluation, prevention of recurrence and councelling for dietary restriction. Leaflets for dietary restriction are distributed free of cost to stone former
Down town hospital initiates stone awareness and recurrence prevention camp in different parts of this region and successfully done in Tura, Shilling, Kohima, Itanagar, Nalbari.
Outdoor consultation is organized every month in Barpeta, Barpeta Road , Jorhat, Golaghat,Nagaon, Tezpur, Goalpara and North Lakhimpur successfully completed 1 (one) year.