Urology Medical Advances

Minimally Invasive Surgery for Treating Prostate Cancer

Treating Prostate CancerSummary: The da Vinci robot enables Emory’s urologic surgeons to perform complex laparoscopic procedures, more precisely. This minimally invasive tool is being used for reconstructive surgery, to treat urinary incontinence, and to operate on prostate, kidney, bladder, and testicular cancer.

Robotic Kidney Cancer Treatment

Robotic Kidney Cancer TreatmentSummary: The Emory Department of Urology is leading the way in the treatment of kidney cancers, treating the smallest to the most advanced tumors. Emory Urology is one of few centers in the world successfully performing the inferior vena cava tumor thrombectomy for advanced kidney cancer.