Urology - Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center - Houston, Texas
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Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center - Houston, Texas

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Urology

The MEDVAMC Urology Service offers state-of-the-art treatment for benign and malignant urologic conditions in both male and female Veterans.

With experts in Urologic Oncology, Male Reproductive Medicine, Minimally Invasive Urology, Transplant Urology, Neuro-Urology, Voiding Dysfunction, and Reconstructive Urology, we represent nearly all aspects of Urology with nationally-recognized leaders in the field.

Our staff surgeons are faculty at the renowned Baylor College of Medicine and perform cutting edge research into the treatment and management of men with prostate cancer, diagnosing bladder cancer, overactive bladder, and understanding needs of cancer survivors.

As one of the busiest VA Urology departments in the country, every month our team performs 70-90 surgeries, more than 500 clinic procedures and treats more 1500  Veterans in our newly redesigned modern clinic on the second floor of the Medical Center.  Our goal is to see our patients as quickly as possible.  Our wait times for appointments are competitive and often better than those for similar services in the private sector. 

We offer cutting-edge technology and the latest surgical techniques and procedures to include:

  • Robotic Urologic Surgery
  • Blue Light Cystoscopy
  • Urolift Procedures
  • High-intensity Focused Ultrasound
  • Microscopic Vasovasostomy-Vasectomy Reversal and Collagenase injections

We offer consultation and comprehensive medical and surgical management of many conditions, including:

  • Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
  • Urinary Retention
  • Kidney stones
  • Urologic cancers: Kidney, Bladder, Prostate, Testis, External Genitalia
  • Neurogenic bladder
  • Incontinence and Voiding Dysfunction
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Male Infertility
  • Sterilization (vasectomy)

Quality Pledge

The dedicated professionals in MEDVAMC Urology Department are committed to providing care of the highest quality to America’s Veterans. Our clinicians are recognized leaders in the field of Urology and choose to care for our nation’s heroes as a way to pay back part of the debt a grateful nation owes to the men and women who have served in the United States military. We thank each and every Veteran for their service and for choosing the Houston VA as your health care provider. For more information about our services, call 713-791-1414, extension 26422.

Contact Info

Location

  • 2nd Floor, Room 2A-401

Contact Number(s)

  • 713-791-1414 Ext. 26422

Hours of Operation

  • Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.