Children's Hospital Colorado
Pediatric Urology
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Pediatric Urology

Pediatric Urology Programs

The programs and clinics in the Department of Pediatric Urology are designed to meet the unique needs of children, teens and young adults who have a pediatric urologic condition. Experts from multiple departments work together in these programs and clinics to help our patients and families learn about and manage their health.

Urologic Tumor Program

Children’s Colorado is the only hospital in the Rocky Mountain Region with a dedicated staff of specialists treating tumors of the kidney, bladder, pelvis and testicles. The pediatric specialists from the Department of Pediatric Urology and the Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders work together to provide care from diagnosis to surgical treatment for every patient.

Minimally-Invasive Urologic Surgery Program

The Minimally-Invasive Urologic Surgery Program in the Department of Pediatric Urology specializes in providing leading minimally invasive surgical techniques with state-of-the-art technology. Specially trained, expert surgeons perform the latest surgical procedures that help kids heal faster.

Spinal Defects Clinic

The Department of Pediatric Urology coordinates the urologic care for children with spinal defects and spinal cord injury. Patients visit the Spinal Defects Clinic for care from a multidisciplinary team. The Rehabilitation Program in the Orthopedics Institute organizes the Clinic. The care team in the Spinal Defects Clinic includes specialists from urology, pediatric neurosurgery, pediatric orthopedics, genetics and physical and occupational therapy. As part of the Spinal Defects Clinic, the Department of Urology also runs a parent and patient support group.

International Center for Colorectal and Urogenital Care

As the only pediatric colorectal program in the western United States, this Program combines the expertise of pediatric surgeons and pediatric urologists. All physicians are board-certified and trained to care for anorectal malformations in children.

SOAR Clinic (Sexual Development Outcomes Achieving Results)

This specialized clinic brings together experts in endocrinology, psychology, adolescent gynecology, urology and genetics. The team works together in providing evaluations, medical management, counseling, support and education to families affected by a Disorder of Sexual Development (DSD). In association with the Clinic, the Department of Pediatric Urology runs a parent and patient support group.

The Stone Center

The Stone Center provides kids with bladder and kidney stones treatment. The Center combines the expertise of pediatric urologists and the extensive knowledge of medical and nutrition conditions by pediatric nutritionists and pediatric nephrologists.

Bedwetting and Enuresis (BE) Program

The Bedwetting and Enuresis (BE) Program cares for children with conditions such as day wetting, nighttime wetting and recurrent urinary tract infections. A pediatric nurse practitioner and a physician assistant manage our BE Program. Together, they diagnose and treat children experiencing urinary accidents during the day and night, as well as recurrent urinary tract infections after potty training, urinary frequency, urinary urgency and painful urination.

For more information, please see page 1 of this handout, BE Clinic Visit Information (.pdf), and complete and bring page 2 to your clinic visit. En Español - Estudios Urológicos Habituales (.pdf).

Contact us

Phone: 720-777-3926 
Fax: 720-777-7370 

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