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Dr. Jeffrey Brad Fischer, MD
Specializes in Urology
431 West Oak Street
Kissimmee, FL
 

Dr. Jeffrey Fischer is a medical specialist in urology (urinary tract disease). Dr. Fischer attended medical school at the University of Florida College of Medicine. He trained at Washington Hospital Center for residency. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Fischer accepts. He is professionally affiliated with Osceola Regional Medical Center.

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Dr. Robert Anthony Badalament, MD
Specializes in Urology
905 N. Central Avenue
Kissimmee, FL
 

Dr. Robert Badalament works as an urologist in Kissimmee, FL. The average patient rating for Dr. Badalament is 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Badalament is professionally affiliated with Osceola Regional Medical Center. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Badalament takes. He attended medical school at Emory University School of Medicine. His medical residency was performed at Henry Ford Hospital. Dr. Badalament has received the distinction of Detroit Super Doctors.

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Clinical interests: Erectile Dysfunction, Kidney Stones, Interstitial Cystitis, Transurethral Resection of the ... (Read more)

Dr. Zaid Atir Fadhli, MD
Specializes in Urology
431 West Oak Street
Kissimmee, FL
 

Dr. Zaid Fadhli is an urologist in Kissimmee, FL. Patient ratings for Dr. Fadhli average 3.0 stars out of 5. He is affiliated with Osceola Regional Medical Center. Dr. Fadhli takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more. Before performing his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas, Dr. Fadhli attended the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School.

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Dr. Sarat C Sabharwal, MD
Specializes in Urology
1056 E Osceola Parkway
Kissimmee, FL
 

Dr. Sarat Sabharwal is an urology (urinary tract disease) specialist in Kissimmee, FL. Dr. Sabharwal has received a 3.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. His areas of expertise include the following: dysport injection, perineoplasty, and juvederm.

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Clinical interests: Perineoplasty, Botox Injection, Dysport Injection, Vasectomy, Vasectomy Reversal, Juvederm

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What is Urology?

The specialty of urology focuses on the structures of the body that produce urine and remove it from the body, such as the kidneys, ureters, bladder, and urethra. Since related structures in men are responsible for both reproduction and the transportation of urine, urologists specialize in men’s sexual health in addition to disorders of the urinary tract. Urologists treat both men and women, as well as patients ranging in age from newborn to elderly.

Certain urologic conditions are specific to male or female patients. Women are especially prone to stress incontinence, recurrent urinary tract infections, interstitial cystitis (a condition causing pain in the bladder), and urethral diverticuli (a structural issue where a small pouch develops from the urethra into the vagina). Some of these conditions may be adequately treated by a gynecologist, but patients may prefer to see a urologist because of their expertise in the urinary tract system. As for men, male infertility and sexual problems can be treated by a urologist. For example, urologists treat erectile dysfunction with medications or prosthetics. They may also perform surgeries such as vasectomies or vasectomy reversals.

Some other conditions that urologists treat include:

  • Kidney stones, which are mineral deposits that can form anywhere in the urinary tract. The stones can be quite painful, and some large stones may be impossible to expel naturally. Fortunately, kidney stone treatments have advanced quite a bit in recent years, and a urologist may recommend a procedure such as shockwave lithotripsy (where sound waves are used to break down the stones), or percutaneous extraction (where telescopic tools are inserted through tiny incisions in the back to remove the stones). There can be some pain associated with these treatments, but they are far less invasive than the older methods of removal.
  • Urinary tract infections, which are extremely common. However, if they happen over and over again, there may be an underlying problem within the urinary tract.
  • Congenital abnormalities, which refers to problems that are present at birth. Congenital abnormalities affect the genitourinary tract more often than any other system of the body, and they range from mild to severe in appearance and effect. The most common abnormality (in male infants) is cryptorchidism, where a testicle does not descend from the body down into the scrotum. Another common problem is hypospadias, where the opening of the urethra appears on the underside of the penis.
  • Renal disease, which is the loss of kidney function. For patients with renal disease, their urologist may be their primary surgeon or a coordinating member of their care team.
  • Tumors and malignancies, which are especially common in the case of prostate cancer. Urologists are most often consultants to oncologists in these cases.

The American Urological Association recognizes seven subspecialties of urology:

  • Pediatric Urology, the treatment of genitourinary tract disorders in children and infants
  • Urologic Oncology, the treatment of cancers within the genitourinary tract
  • Renal Transplantation, the treatment of severe kidney disease by replacing a non-functioning kidney with a donor kidney
  • Male Infertility, the treatment of infertility due to problems with sperm, semen, or male sexuality
  • Calculi, the treatment of kidney stones
  • Female Urology, the care of women’s urinary health
  • Neurourology, the treatment of urinary disorders caused by problems with the nervous system. For example, certain voiding disorders happen when the bladder does not receive signals appropriately, and erectile dysfunction is sometimes due to nerve loss.

Urinary and sexual problems can be especially distressing for many people. Fortunately, urologists are experts at managing these health conditions.

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