MBBS, MRCS (UK)
Medical Registration Verified
Dr. Shyamala Gopi is a Urologist and General Physician in Greams Road, Chennai and has an experience of 28 years in these fields. Dr. Shyamala Gopi practices at Apollo Hospital in Greams Road, Chennai and Apollo First Med Hospitals in Kilpauk, Chennai. She completed MBBS from Madras University, Chenai, India in 1992 and MRCS (UK) from Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons (RCPS), Glasgow in 2000. She is a member of Indian Society of Neuroradiology (ISNR),Indian Medical Association (IMA),Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons,GLASGOW U K,Royal College of Surgeons EDINBURGH PLAB, UK.,PLAB , General medical Council U K and International Continence Society.. Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Ureteroscopy (URS),Treatment Of Erectile Dysfunction,Vasectomy,Urinary Tract Obstruction and Skin Tag Treatment etc.
21/22 Greams Lane, Thousand Lights, Off Greams Road, Landmark: Near Asan Memorial Senior Secondary School, Chennai
Mon - Sat
08:00 - 01:00
154, Poonamallee High Road, Landmark: Near Kilpauk Medical College, Chennai
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.