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    Pediatric Surgery - Urology


    Chief: Stephen Strup, MD 

    Physician referral, phone consults, hospital transfers • Call UK•MDs: 1-800-888-5533
    Fax: 859-323-4607 or 859-257-6325

    The Division of Urology provides diagnostic and surgical services for children, including hypospadias, hyponephrosis bladder, urinary and genitalia disorders. UK HealthCare has a dedicated pediatric urologist treating patients up to the age of 18. The specialist performs genitourinary reconstruction and treats common conditions and diseases that are either present at birth or developed during the growth of a child. Treatment covers the male reproductive tract, and male and female urinary tracts.

    For patient appointments: 859-257-3533    Fax: 859-257-6024


  • Common Conditions Treated

    • Abnormally located urethral opening (hypospadias)
    • Backup of urine from the bladder into the ureter (vesicoureteral reflux)
    • Bedwetting (nocturnal enuresis)
    • Distention of the kidney while in the womb (antenatal hydronephrosis)
    • Renal anomalies
    • Renal trauma
    • Spinal defects such as spina bifida
    • Tumors of the kidney or bladder
    • Undescended testicles
    • Urinary reflux
    • Urinary tract infections (UTI)
  • Tests Performed

    • Blood tests
    • Cystometrogram
    • Cystoscopy
    • Intravenous
    • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
    • Renal scan
    • Ultrasound
    • Urinalysis and urine culture
    • Urodynamic studies
    • Uroflowmetry
    • Voiding cystourethrogram
  • Clinic Location

    Kentucky Clinic
    B219, Second Floor, Wing C
    740 South Limestone
    Lexington, KY 40536

    Mailing Address

    Department of Surgery
    Division of Urological Surgery
    UK Chandler Hospital, MS283
    800 Rose Street
    Lexington, KY 40536


Page last updated: 4/3/2014 2:35:59 PM