The Children’s Health Comprehensive Stone Center, a program in the Pediatric Urology Department, is dedicated to the management of stone diseases in children.
Pediatric Urology Programs and Services
Our Disorders of Sex Development Center diagnoses and manages DSD of male and female genitalia. Learn about sexual development in children at Children’s Health.
Sometimes during pregnancy, certain tissues and structures don’t fully form while the baby is still in the mother’s uterus. A female infant might be born with a vagina that is not fully formed, or she might have an extra uterus.
Duplex Kidney, Hydronephrosis, Horseshoe Kidney, Multicystic Dysplastic Kidney, Ureteropelvic Junction (UPJ) Obstruction, Ureterovesical Junction (UVJ) Obstruction
A boy might be born with a penis that is formed incorrectly. Some conditions can cause problems with your son’s urinary and reproductive functions and others cause problems with appearance. Often, surgery can correct the problem.
The Pediatric Urology program at Children’s Health is a national leader in minimally invasive and robotic surgery and the only dedicated pediatric robotic surgery program in Dallas.
Advances in prenatal care have improved the detection of problems in fetal development, including urologic disorders. If your unborn child has a urologic disorder, the Children’s Urology Center team can work with specialists in prenatal and newborn care to diagnose and treat the problem as soon as possible.
Our pediatric urology team specializes in treating rare and unique problems for newborns and young children including rare genitourinary birth defects and disorders.
Conditions such as spina bifida can affect how well the nerves in the spinal cord control your child’s bladder and the flow of urine. If the nerves don’t work as they should, your child may have a neurogenic bladder.
If your child has a problem with voiding, or draining wastes and fluids from the body, you can rest assured that our nationally recognized team will help you and your child manage the problem.