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5 Types of Kidney Stones

Did you know that there are different types of kidney stones? Here’s how they differ from one another, what causes them, how to avoid them, and how we treat them.
Jun 10th, 2021

When Is Surgical Kidney Stone Removal Needed?

We can treat kidney stones in many ways, but sometimes you need a surgical procedure to give you the relief you need. Take a moment to learn why surgery might be the best option for you.
May 16th, 2021

How to Minimize Kidney Stone Pain

Kidney stone pain can stop you in your tracks. To get going again, keep reading to learn how you can take proactive steps to manage your pain effectively with home remedies and medical intervention, as needed.
Apr 8th, 2021

How Does Diet Impact Kidney Stones?

Kidney stone pain can bring life to a halt. Though kidney stones themselves usually create no permanent problems, the intense pain means that passing a stone is a significant health issue. You can reduce your risk by watching what you eat.
Mar 11th, 2021

Benefits of a Ureteral Stent

If you have painful kidney stones, you want relief fast. A ureteral stent helps with their removal and offers many benefits. Learn how a stent works and why it might be the right method of treatment for you.
Feb 9th, 2021

Can Kidney Stones Go Away on Their Own?

Kidney stones form on their own, but can they dissolve by themselves? Here, you’ll learn several home remedies that can help eliminate your kidney stones and also learn when you need to seek our medical assistance.
Jan 11th, 2021

What To Expect During and After a Ureteroscopy

When you have a kidney stone, you want immediate relief. We offer a ureteroscopy procedure that can obliterate your kidney stone and help you resume a pain-free life. Keep reading to learn more about how it works.
Dec 6th, 2020

Do Women Get Kidney Stones?

Although kidney stones have been known to mostly affect men, they’re becoming more prevalent in women. Keep reading to learn how to treat them and how to ultimately prevent them.
Nov 1st, 2020

What's the Difference Between Gallbladder and Kidney Stones?

Gallstones and kidney stones — they’re both called stones, but are they that similar? Both can trigger intense abdominal pain, and the similarities stop there. Learn the difference between gallstones and kidney stones and find relief here.
Oct 1st, 2020

Kidney Stones: How We Can Treat Them Quickly

When you’re experiencing kidney stones symptoms, waiting can be agony. Fortunately, on-site diagnostic imaging and advanced treatment techniques can help you get the relief you need, fast. Here’s how.
Aug 11th, 2020

8 Signs You Could Be Suffering From Kidney Disease

Chronic kidney disease affects more than 30 million Americans, many of whom don’t even know they have it until it leads to kidney failure. Learn how to spot the signs and symptoms of this progressive condition early on, when it’s most treatable.
Jul 2nd, 2020

What Can I Do to Help Prevent Kidney Stones?

No one wants to suffer through kidney stone pain. Fortunately, you can take steps to reduce their chances of forming, whether you’ve had stones in the past or want to avoid them in the future. Keep reading to learn more.
Jun 16th, 2020

Am I at Risk for Developing Kidney Stones?

Kidney stones — ouch, right? Known for causing excruciating pain (and trouble relieving yourself), kidney stones are something no one wants to encounter. You can lessen your risk of kidney stones by understanding how likely you are to develop them.
Sep 10th, 2020