Our section provides comprehensive evaluations, diagnosis, surgery, and follow-up care for neonates, infants, children, and adolescents suffering from problems and disorders of the urinary tract and genitalia, both congenital and acquired.

Our pediatric urology team boasts the region’s only dedicated pediatric urology specialist, Dr. Durwood Neal. We also provide consultation to expecting mothers who have been found to have fetuses with prenatal hydronephrosis and we have the region’s only dedicated voiding (Bladder and Bowel) dysfunction clinic, including in-depth fluorourodynamic studies.

CONTACT US

Department of Surgery: Urology
Augusta University
1120 15th Street
BA 8414
Augusta, GA 30912

706-721-7000

Pediatric Urology Program Tour

Pediatric Urology Program at MCG Urology and Tour of Children’s Hospital of Georgia

Pediatric Robotic Heminephroureterectomy

Pediatric Robotic Heminephroureterectomy: A Video by Drs. Thomas, Madi, and Morganstern

Includes surgical images.

 

Together with experienced specialists including pediatric anesthesiologists, pediatric surgeons, and nephrologists we offer extensive treatment of the following conditions:

  • Posterior Urethral Valves, Prune Belly Syndrome
  • Bladder Exstrophy, Cloacal exstrophy, and Epispadias
  • Neurogenic and Non-Neurogenic Voiding Dysfunction including complete urinary tract reconstruction for such conditions, ie, Spina Bifida
  • Duplex Kidneys, Ureteroceles and Ectopic Ureters
  • Hydronephrosis, Ureteropelvic Junction Obstruction (UPJ) and Multicystic Dysplastic Kidney (MCDK)
  • Vesicoureteral Reflux, Urinary Tract Infections and Megaureters
  • Ambiguous Genitalia and Disorders of Sexual Differentiation
  • Genitourinary Tumors (Wilms Tumors, Rhabdomyosarcoma, Testis Cancer)
  • Congenital Penile Abnormalities such as Hypospadias and Chordee
  • Undescended Testicles (Cryptorchidism)
  • Hernias and Hydroceles
  • Repair of Genitourinary Trauma
  • Urolithiasis (Bladder and Kidney Stones)
  • Phimosis, Routine and Complicated Circumcision

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Lori Anne Franklin

  • P.A.

706-721-0982

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Susan Walker

  • Office Specialist

706-721-0982