Urology

Complete urology care is close to home at USC Verdugo Hills Hospital. With a wide range of urologic services and a team of committed physicians and surgeons, you can get the care you need to tackle your condition. Whether you’re facing kidney stones, prostate cancer, male incontinence or infertility, urologic trauma or another urologic condition, our experts offer the latest treatments to help you return to an active lifestyle.

We aim to minimize your side effects by opting for minimally invasive procedures whenever possible, including using the acclaimed daVinci® Surgical System for robotically-guided precision.

Our goal is to deliver compassionate, comprehensive care through a collaborative team that’s dedicated to understanding your needs and concerns.

Minimally Invasive Procedures

The urology team at USC Verdugo Hills Hospital offers the latest minimally invasive procedures performed robotically or laparoscopically. Minimally invasive procedures offer patients fewer incisions and side effects — allowing for a much quicker recovery.

Community of Physicians

Our strong community of physicians and surgeons work closely together to deliver the best possible care, from diagnosis through comprehensive treatment. With our community hospital approach, you will have quicker access to top-ranked specialists.

The DaVinci® Surgical System

USC Verdugo Hills Hospital has the DaVinci® Surgical System, giving you access to the latest innovation in urology care. 3-D, high-definition imaging helps surgeons guide robotic instruments with tremendous precision. Patients benefit from smaller incisions and a faster recovery.

Treatments and Services

  • Circumcision
  • Contasure
  • Cystolitholapaxy
  • Cystolithotripsy
  • Cystoscopy procedure
  • Direct visual internal urethrotomy
  • Hydrocelectomy
  • Laser Lithotripsy
  • Male sling suprapubic tube suspension
  • Microscopic spermatic cord denervation
  • Nephrolithotripsy
  • Open bladder diverticulectomy
  • Orchiectomy
  • Penile prosthesis implant
  • Prostate laser vaporization
  • Pyelogram
  • Robotic Partial Nephrectomies
  • Robotic Prostates
  • Shockwave lithotripsy
  • Stent placement
  • Testicular prosthesis
  • Transrectal prostate biopsy
  • Transurethral resection prostate
  • Urethral diverticulectomy
  • Vasectomy

Programs, Classes and Events

Managing the Aging Process – Keeping Your Brain Healthy

This lecture series is designed to present ideas and information,

FREE Breastfeeding Support Group

Breastfeeding can be a challenge, so join us for breastfeeding

FREE New Mother’s Forum Support Group

Your birth is experience is unique, but there are common

Infant Care Workshop

Using Life-like dolls, you will practice:

Diapering
Bathing
Holding
Swaddling