Norton Children’s Urology
The Norton Children’s difference
Our pediatric urology specialists see children from newborn to age 18, offering comprehensive care and state-of-the-art tests for diagnosing and managing a wide range of urological conditions. We are one of the only offices in the area to offer in-office ultrasound and advanced leading technology with video urodynamics and sedation capability.
As the first providers of pediatric robotic surgery in Louisville, we stay on the leading edge of technology with da Vinci Xi and Si robotics, telemedicine, electronic medical records with remote use, and a full line of infant and pediatric endoscopic/cytoscopic equipment that is unavailable elsewhere in Louisville.
Our staff physicians are fellowship trained in pediatric and adolescent urology specialty care. As a parent, you will appreciate the skill, respect and sensitivity our staff brings to caring for your child’s urological needs.
Collaborating with University of Louisville Physicians for your care
Norton Children’s works with providers from UofL Physicians to provide the best possible urological care for your child. These doctors are professors and active researchers helping advance medical care in the 21st century with clinical research and education. Norton Children’s Hospital serves as the primary pediatric teaching facility for the University of Louisville School of Medicine.
We treat all pediatric urological conditions
From bedwetting to kidney transplants, we provide comprehensive care for pediatric urological conditions including congenital kidney, bladder, penis and testicle conditions. Some common issues we treat include:
- Bladder exstrophy
- Hypospadias / epispadias
- In-office circumcision for newborns
- Kidney blockage
- Kidney stones
- Recurrent urinary tract infections
- Urinary tract infections/hematuria
- Undescended testicles/Hernia
- Ureteropelvic junction obstruction
- Vesicoureteral reflux
- Voiding problems (daytime wetting, nocturnal enuresis)
Special services, equipment and capabilities include:
- State-of-the-art urodynamic testing equipment, which allows us to diagnose and more accurately treat many bladder abnormalities
- Full line of infant and pediatric endoscopic/cytoscopic equipment, unavailable elsewhere in Louisville.
- Counseling topregnant women with children prenatally diagnosed with kidney abnormalities.
- Urodynamic evaluation
- Biofeedback training
- Management of end-stage renal disease (ESRD)
- Peritoneal dialysis and hemodialysis
- Kidney transplantation
- Renal biopsies
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