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Urethrotomy Cost in Chennai

Urethrotomy, also known as Direct Visual Internal Urethrotomy (DVIU), is a surgical procedure to repair the narrowing of the urethra and relieving bladder pressure.

About Urethrotomy

Urethrotomy, also known as Direct Visual Internal Urethrotomy (DVIU), is a surgical procedure to repair the narrowing of the urethra and relieving bladder pressure. Urethra is the tube through which urine passes from the bladder to the outside of the body.

DVIU is performed to treat urethra scarring that may be caused by an infection or injury. If not treated in time, urethral stricture can cause further aggravate in infection leading to inability to urinate or empty bladder. It can also cause prostate problems in men.

Top Hospital for Urethrotomy in Chennai

Jaya Hospital

Jaya Hospital

No.3 , Kothanda Nadar Nagar, Sriperumbudur, Kancheepuram District, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, 602105, India

Bed 50 Beds

Speciality Multi Speciality Hospital

Rupees blue Fee Range: INR 250 to INR 250

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Kasthuri Hospital

Kasthuri Hospital

119, Shanmugam Road, West Tambaram, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, 600045, India

Bed 100 Beds

Speciality Multi Speciality Hospital

Rupees blue Fee Range: INR 250 to INR 500

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Gleneagles Global Hospital

Gleneagles Global Hospital, Chennai

439, Medavakkam Road, Cheran Nagar, Perumbakkam, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, 600100, India

NABH NABL HALAL CERTIFICATION

Bed 1000 Beds

Speciality Multi Speciality Hospital

Rupees blue Fee Range: INR 550 to INR 1200

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Kauvery Hospital

Kauvery Hospital, Chennai

No.199, Luz Church Road, Mylapore, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, 600004, India

Bed 200 Beds

Speciality Multi Speciality Hospital

Rupees blue Fee Range: INR 400 to INR 1000

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Medway Medical Centre

Medway Medical Centre

No.22/8, Fourth Cross Street, Kodambakkam, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, 600024, India

NABL ISO 9001:2008

Bed Capacity: 325 Beds

Speciality Multi Speciality Hospital

Rupees blue Fee Range: INR 400 to INR 400

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Top Doctor for Urethrotomy in Chennai

Dr. L Anandan

MBBS, MS, FRCS

Consultant - Urology & Andrology

44 Years


Dr. Muruganandham K

MBBS, MS - General Surgery, DNB - General Surgery

HOD and Senior Consultant - Urology

10 Years

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Dr. Harry

MBBS, MS, MCh - Urology

Consultant - Urology

26 Years


Dr. Kabilan S

MBBS, MS - General Surgery, MCh - Urology

Consultant - Urology

9 Years


Dr. M Jeevagan

MBBS, MS, DNB - Urology

Senior Consultant - Urology

19 Years


More Information on Urethrotomy

Indication

The doctor will recommended this surgery when:

  • The patient has trouble urinating
  • The patient is diagnosed with urethral stricture by his doctor through cystoscopy or prior urethrotomy

Pre-Procedure

The doctor will recommend:

  • A thorough physical exam, urine test and routine tests, based on the medical history
  • Stopping blood thinning medications at least 10 days before the procedure
  • Fasting for 8 to 10 hours prior to the procedure

During-Procedure

The procedure is performed under general or spinal anesthesia, and takes around 30 to 60 minutes.

During the procedure,

  • The area to be operated is cleaned with an anti-infective medication.
  • After the patient goes under anesthesia, a flexible cystoscope is guided to the narrow part of the urethra.
  • In Holonium Laser Urethrotomy, the scarring tissue is removed using laser. This technique is used for patients with posterior urethral strictures, or in patients with bladder neck contracture after prostatic surgery.
  • In Internal Urethrotomy, a special cold knife is used to cut the scarring tissue. This method is used in patients with bulbar urethral strictures.
  • The catheter is attached to drainage system (leg bag) via a tube which helps drain out urine.

Post-Procedure

Generally, the patient can go home on the same of the procedure.

For a few weeks after the procedure, the doctor will recommend to:

  • Take care of cathether and drainage system till it is removed.
  • Avoid any strenuous physical activity like lifting heavy objects or jumping.
  • Avoid sexual activity.

The catheter is removed in about a week from the surgery. Complete recovery takes about 3 to 4 weeks.

Risk and Complication

Urethrotomy may have the following complications:

  • Pain when urinating
  • Damage to urethra
  • Recurrent stricture
  • Discomfort in Penis
  • Erectile dysfunction

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Top Hospital for Urethrotomy in Chennai

Jaya Hospital

Jaya Hospital

No.3 , Kothanda Nadar Nagar, Sriperumbudur, Kancheepuram District, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, 602105, India

Bed 50 Beds

Speciality Multi Speciality Hospital

Rupees blue Fee Range: INR 250 to INR 250

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Kasthuri Hospital

Kasthuri Hospital

119, Shanmugam Road, West Tambaram, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, 600045, India

Bed 100 Beds

Speciality Multi Speciality Hospital

Rupees blue Fee Range: INR 250 to INR 500

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Gleneagles Global Hospital

Gleneagles Global Hospital, Chennai

439, Medavakkam Road, Cheran Nagar, Perumbakkam, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, 600100, India

NABH NABL HALAL CERTIFICATION

Bed 1000 Beds

Speciality Multi Speciality Hospital

Rupees blue Fee Range: INR 550 to INR 1200

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Kauvery Hospital

Kauvery Hospital, Chennai

No.199, Luz Church Road, Mylapore, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, 600004, India

Bed 200 Beds

Speciality Multi Speciality Hospital

Rupees blue Fee Range: INR 400 to INR 1000

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Medway Medical Centre

Medway Medical Centre

No.22/8, Fourth Cross Street, Kodambakkam, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, 600024, India

NABL ISO 9001:2008

Bed Capacity: 325 Beds

Speciality Multi Speciality Hospital

Rupees blue Fee Range: INR 400 to INR 400

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Kumaran Hospital

Kumaran Hospital, Chennai

# 214, E.V.R Periyar Salai, Poonamallee High Road, Kilpauk, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, 600010, India

NABH ISO 9001:2008

Bed 120 Beds

Speciality Multi Speciality Hospital

Rupees blue Fee Range: INR 300 to INR 1000

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Padmini Nursing Home

Padmini Nursing Home, Chetpet

9, Pachaiyappa College Hostel Road, Chetpet, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, 600031, India

Bed 40 Beds

Speciality Single Speciality Hospital

Rupees blue Fee Range: INR 200 to INR 700

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Prashanth Super Speciality Hospitals

Prashanth Super Speciality Hospitals,...

No.36 & 36A, Velachery Main Road, Opposite Sutherland Global Services Near Vijaya Nagar Bus Stand, Velachery, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, 600042, India

Bed 100 Beds

Speciality Multi Speciality Hospital

Rupees blue Fee Range: INR 300 to INR 800

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Prime Care Nursing Home

Prime Care Nursing Home, Adambakkam

44, Sakthi Nagar, Adambakkam, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, 600088, India

ISO 9001:2008

Speciality Multi Speciality Hospital

Rupees blue Fee Range: INR 350 to INR 500

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Dr Mehta Hospital

Dr Mehta Hospital, Chetpet

No.2, McNichols Rd, 3rd Lane, Chetpet, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, 600031, India

ISO 9001:2000 ISO 9001:2008

Bed 220 Beds

Speciality Multi Speciality Hospital

Rupees blue Fee Range: INR 200 to INR 500

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Top Doctor for Urethrotomy in Chennai

Dr. L Anandan

MBBS, MS, FRCS

Consultant - Urology & Andrology

44 Years


Dr. Muruganandham K

MBBS, MS - General Surgery, DNB - General Surgery

HOD and Senior Consultant - Urology

10 Years

Rupees 800 Faq

Time grey

Dr. Harry

MBBS, MS, MCh - Urology

Consultant - Urology

26 Years


Dr. Kabilan S

MBBS, MS - General Surgery, MCh - Urology

Consultant - Urology

9 Years


Dr. M Jeevagan

MBBS, MS, DNB - Urology

Senior Consultant - Urology

19 Years