Monthly Archives: March 2013

Don’t let the “Kidney Stone Pain” break your “Smile”

March 26th, 2013 (No Comments)

What is a Kidney? Kidneys are bean-shaped organs, each about the size of your fist. They are located near the middle of your back just below the rib cage, one on each side of the spine. The Kidneys are sophisticated trash collectors. Every day your kidneys process about 200 quarts of blood to sift out […]

All About Enlarged Prostate

March 22nd, 2013 (No Comments)

What is a Prostate Gland? The Prostate is a walnut-sized gland that forms part of the made reproductive system. The Gland is made of two lobes. or regions enclosed by an outer layer of tissue. The prostate is located in front of the rectum and just below the bladder, where urine is stored. The Prostate […]

Retro intra-renal surgery (RIRS)

March 22nd, 2013 (No Comments)

Retro intra-renal surgery (RIRS), a procedure which allows doctors to perform surgery inside the kidney without making an incision. This technique is carried out by using a viewing tube called a fiber optic endoscope. RIRS is done to remove the stone by using a scope. The stone is seen through the scope which is placed […]