Description

A urologist is a medical professional who specialises in diagnosing and treating diseases of the urinary tract and the male reproductive system. Urologic diseases affect the kidney, bladder, prostate and male reproductive organs, and can include cancer, kidney stones, urinary tract infections, urinary incontinence, sexual dysfunction and pelvic floor problems.

Services provided

  • Diagnosis of diseases of the urinary tract and the male reproductive system
  • Treatment options
  • Surgical procedures

Eligibility

You need a referral from a doctor to see a urologist.

How to access

Ask your doctor about how to make an appointment with your urologist.

Costs

Urologist services may be partly or fully covered by Medicare.

Urologist fees are covered by some private health funds, but the amount will depend on your insurance policy. Contact your insurer for more information.