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Urology

Urology is a surgical specialty which deals with diseases of the urinary and reproductive tracts in men, and with urinary disease in women.

Urology treatment can include:

  • circumcision
  • cystoscopy and bladder biopsy
  • cystoscopy and urethral dilatation (in women)
  • dietary advice for stone formers
  • laparoscopic nephrectomy
  • meatal and urethral dilatation
  • open nephrectomy
  • Orchidopexy in children
  • Transurethral resection of prostate
  • Transurethral resection of bladder tumour
  • Ureteroscopy and lasertripsy and ureteric stenting
  • Transrectal ultrasound guided prostate biopsy

Uro-Oncology specialises in the following areas:

  • Prostate Cancer
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Penile Cancer

The Uro-Oncology Clinical Nurse Specialist Service provides holistic advice and support to patients and families affected by urological cancers. We also undertake routine tests in Urology.

The Uro-oncology Clinical Nurse Specialists are:

  • Lorraine Richardson; Macmillan Uro-oncology Clinical Nurse Specialist covering Kendal and surrounding areas: (01524) 512226 / (07773) 160128
  • Louise Minnican; Macmillan Uro-oncology Clinical Nurse Specialist covering Barrow-in-Furness and surrounding areas:  (01229) 403599 / (07772) 633514
  • Michelle Holmes; Macmillan Uro-oncology Clinical Nurse Specialist covering Lancaster and surrounding areas: (01524) 512226 / (07773) 646647
  • Cheryl Hughes; Macmillan Cancer Care Coordinator. Office based in Lancaster: (01524) 512226
  • Jayne Sayer; Metastatic Prostate Cancer Clinical Nurse Specialist: (01524) 519477
  • Wendy Maudsley; Metastatic Prostate Cancer Clinical Nurse Specialist: (01524) 519477 / (07855) 087021

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