MBBS, MS - General Surgery, MCh - Urology/Genito-Urinary Surgery
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Dr. Sivaraj is a Urologist,General Surgeon and Andrologist in Kolathur, Chennai and has an experience of 16 years in these fields. Dr. Sivaraj practices at Siva Dm Speciality Clinic in Kolathur, Chennai. He completed MBBS from Madras Medical College, Chennai in 1998,MS - General Surgery from Kilpauk Medical College, Chennai in 2004 and MCh - Urology/Genito-Urinary Surgery from Stanley Medical College & Hospital , Chennai in 2011. He is a member of Indian Medical Association (IMA),South Zone Urological Society of India and Urological Society of India (USI). Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Ureteroscopy (URS),Pediatric Urology,Minimally Invasive Urology,Urinary Tract Infection (UTI) and Andrology etc.
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He clearly explained the problem slowly, also explained the remedies accordingly. Nice explanation.
Excellent doctor, very very kind and respectful to it's patience.
Q: Who is a urologist?
A: A urologist is a doctor specially trained in and who treats diseases of the urinary tract in both males and females. Urologists may also treat diseases of the male reproductive system.
Q: What diseases can urologists treat?
A: Urologists commonly treat diseases such as urinary tract infections (UTI), cystistis, urinary incontinence, bladder stones, kidney stones,cancers, prostate enlargements, scrotal diseases. etc.
Q: What is the difference between an urologist and a nephrologist?
A: A nephrologist is a medical physician who specially treats complex diseases that affect the kidneys such as nephritis, kidney stones, polycystic kidney disease, and acute and chronic kidney failure. An urologist treats the urinary tract system in both men and women.
Q: When should I visit a urologist?
A: One should visit a urologist if there are symptoms such as burning and pain during urination, presence of blood in urine, pain in abdomen, incontinence or repeated urinary tract infections (UTIs).
Q: Can a urologist treat diseases of the female reproductive system?
A: Urologists can treat common illnesses in females such as urinary tract infections, bladder inflammations, prolapse and cancers. For conditions related to uterus, ovaries, fallopian tubes, they are referred to a gynecologist.