Urinary Stone Disease

A small, hard deposit that forms in the kidneys and is often painful when passed. Dr Amod Tilak and his team perform procedures at the Burjeel Day Surgery Centre in Abu Dhabi, as well as consult on related matters.

The treatment of USD has advanced over the last 30 years. Endourology allows urinary stone disease to be treated endoscopically without the need for a skin incision. Technical advances have improved surgical USD treatment strategies. Improved optic lens systems and fiberoptic light sources have enabled better visualization.