It is vital to maintain your urological health. Urological conditions that are underlying can be more common than you may think. Delaying seeking medical attention can prolong the problem or lead to worsening conditions, sometimes even a life-threatening situation. 

Austin has many specialized urologists. If you don't know what to expect from your specialist urologist, or how to choose one, it can be difficult to find one. This is a list that you should know when choosing a urologist in Austin by hovering over the site.


Qualification: The urologist should have a FRCS (or an equivalent) in urology. For treating urological carcinomas, it is essential to have training in urological Oncology. Additional training in pelvic and prostatic surgery is also a huge advantage.

Experience: This is the most important factor in choosing a urologist in Austin, or anywhere else in the world. Due to the variety of urological conditions and symptoms, it is important that your consultant urological surgery has both a general practice and a specialty practice such as in urological carcinoma. 

Current Position and Appointment: It is important to know that your urologist can be trusted. This can be done by looking at his/her past and current positions as a consultant and/or urological surgery in hospitals, medical schools and academic institutions.

Clinical Practice: It's important to understand the scope of his/her clinical practice. This will allow you to determine if he/she is qualified and experienced in the treatment of a specific urological condition. 

A urologist with experience can treat a variety of urological conditions including bladder cancer and prostate cancer, kidney cancers, testicular cancers,urinary infections, difficulty passing urine, impotence, and other urological conditions. You may need general urology, men’s health, screening, and treatment for testosterone deficiency if you have any questions.

It might be worthwhile to do your research before you make a decision about your urologist.