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The Urology Department at Naval Medical Center San Diego provides comprehensive medical care related to the evaluation, treatment and disposition of all eligible beneficiaries with disorders of the urinary tract and male reproductive system.The Urology clinic provides a full range of services including patient education, diagnosis, treatment and management of urological conditions. Urological conditions treated include those of the kidneys, ureters, bladder, urethra and male genitalia. Common conditions treated include hematuria, urinary tract infections, incontinence, urinary retention, kidney stones, elevated PSA, urologic malignancies (prostate, kidney, bladder, testis, urethra, adrenal gland), prostate enlargement, male infertility, adrenal disorders, and erectile dysfunction. Our facility incorporates state-of-the-art diagnostic and therapeutic equipment and technology to provide the highest quality medical and surgical care for patients of all ages. Services provided include select radiographic imaging, urodynamic testing, cystoscopic examinations of the bladder, laparoscopic surgery, open surgery, prosthetics, extra-corporeal shock wave lithotripsy (ESWL), intravenous conscious sedation and minor surgery. The clinic contains 11 exam rooms; five x-ray suites, an ESWL room, a minor surgery operative room and a recovery room.The urology clinic is staffed with five urologists certified by the American Board of Urology, four of whom are fellowship trained in Oncology, Pediatrics, Endourology and Female/Reconstructive Urology. In addition the Naval Medical Center San Diego houses the sole Urology Residency training program in the Navy; recently gaining national recognition for residency training initiatives. The residency is a six-year program (2 years General Surgery and 4 years Urology), alternating 2/1 residents per annum. Eighteen corpsmen and nine civilians provide nursing and clerical services.