Dr Tahir Karadeniz is a reputed urologist with over 30 years of experience in his field. He is currently working at the Liv Hospital Ulus, Istanbul, Turkey. He specialises in Robotic Urological Surgery, Laparoscopic Urological Surgery, Prostate cancer, Kidney Cancer (Robotic Partial Nephrectomy), Testicular Cancer, Stone Surgeries (Flexible - Rigid Ureteroscopy, Percutaneous Stone Surgery), Female Urology (Urinary incontinence, Overactive bladder, Painful bladder syndrome) and Prostate Enlargement (BPH). He obtained his medical education from Istanbul University Cerrahpa?a Faculty of Medicine, he then went on to get his degree in urology from the same Institute.
Dr Tahir has been a part of many articles written in reputed medical journals from around the world. He is also a part of many associations such as EAU (European Association Urology), AUA (American Association Urology), Turkish Urology Association, Urooncology Association and the Turkish Andrology Association. He is fluent in Turkish and English.
Dr. Tahir Karadeniz treats several conditions and we have listed them below for your perusal.:
Urinary incontinence and Urinary Tract Infections (UTIs) are some of the most common urological conditions that patients endure. The underlying causes for incontinence can be many such as:
Obstructive to the flow of urine, smaller kidney or uretral stones are sometimes removed from your body with no medical assistance but the larger stones need to be removed with surgical or medical assistance. When patients have issues such as erectile dysfunction (ED), bladder cancer and prostate cancer, even then the urologist is the one who provides adequate treatment to the patients.
Please do have a look at the various signs and symptoms that suggest a urological condition.:
When one feels the need to urinate even with an empty bladder or the frequency of urination has changed then it is most probably a urological condition in the patient. These are conditions which are related to the functions of filtering as well as carrying the urine in the body and can affect anyone, age and gender no bar..
On Saturday and Sunday the operating hours of the doctor are from 10 am to 1 pm and Monday to Friday they are 10 am to 4 pm. The doctor is known to be a thorough professional and often goes beyond the call of duty to help patients.
Here is a detailed list of popular procedures that Dr. Tahir Karadeniz performs.:
Getting permanent contraception done in men is as important a procedure as the decision to get it reversed and this is reason that Vasectomy and Vasectomy reversal are frequently performed by Urologists. The surgery done by a Urologist can be to get rid of a tumor or even complete bladder, prostate when the patient has cancer. Also, the procedures assist in repairs post a trauma, get rid of portion of kidney and in breaking up or removing stones of kidney.
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There are many options when it comes to the treatment of a kidney that fails to maintain normal function in the body. Kidney transplant surgery is one of the most successful ways to restore normal functioning of the affected kidneys as it allows for an access to greater freedom and a better quality of life.
A kidney transplant patient is more likely to enjoy bouts of energy and follow the less strict diet as compared to patients who choose an alternative treatment.
The kidney performs several important functions in the human body. Even slight damage to the kidneys can, therefore, cause a lot of problems. When the kidney is rendered incapable of its main function, that is, removal of waste products from the blood, a condition called uremia develops.
Unfortunately, the symptoms of this condition do not develop unless 90 percent of the kidney is damaged. This is the time when an individual would require a kidney transplantation surgery or dialysis to restore the normal functioning.
There are several other kidney diseases that warrant the need for a kidney transplantation. Some of these conditions include the following:
Some of the common symptoms observed in the case of kidney diseases include the following:
The prostate is a gland in the male reproductive system, which makes fluid that forms an essential part of the semen. Prostate cancer starts when cells of the prostate glands begin to grow abnormally
Prostate cancer is one of the leading cancers in men above the age of 60. In most of the cases, it is slow growing and may even go undetected and do not cause any problem. However, in some cases, it could be aggressive and cancer cells can spread to other parts of the body (metastatic prostate cancer)
Prostate cancer is a very slow growing disease and starts with tiny alterations in the shape and size of the prostate gland cells. The prostate cancer risk increases with age and it is rarely observed before the age of 40. That is the main reason why many men die of old age, without ever knowing that they had prostate cancer.
There is no direct prostate cancer causes. However, there are some factors that can increase the risk of prostate cancer, including the following:
Usually, prostate cancer means the cancer of prostate gland cells called prostatic intraepithelial neoplasia (PIN). Almost all the prostate cancers are adenocarcinomas, but there are some other types of prostate cancer as well, including the following:
Based on how abnormal the patterns of cancer cells look, prostate cancers are classified as:
There are no warning signs of prostate cancer. The symptoms of metastatic prostate cancer usually appear first in the region that the cancer cells have invaded.
After cancer causes the prostate gland to swell, the following signs of prostate cancer may be experienced:
In prostate cancer stages, the following symptoms may also be there:
Dr Tahir has over 30 years of experience in his field of urology.
He specialises in Robotic Urological Surgery, Laparoscopic Urological Surgery, Prostate cancer, Kidney Cancer (Robotic Partial Nephrectomy), Testicular Cancer, Stone Surgeries (Flexible - Rigid Ureteroscopy, Percutaneous Stone Surgery), Female Urology (Urinary incontinence, Overactive bladder, Painful bladder syndrome) and Prostate Enlargement (BPH).
Yes, Dr Tahir provides online consultation through MediGence.
It costs 160 USD for online consultation with Dr Tahir.
Dr Tahir is a part of the following associations –
EAU (European Association Urology)
AUA (American Association Urology)
Turkish Urology Association
Turkish Andrology Association
Whenever a patient complains of a problem related to the kidney, penis, urinary bladder or any other part of the excretory system of the body, then the patient needs to see a urologist. Dr Tahir is a specialist in the treatment and diagnosis of illnesses regarding this excretory system.
He can be easily consulted by registering your profile with MediGence and writing down your enquiry. A meeting with the surgeon will be scheduled. Following which the consultation can be done.
As a physician, it is a urologist who undertakes treatment of health conditions present in urinary tract and of male reproductive system. A referral to a urologist is forthcoming from your doctor if the health condition is of adrenal glands, bladder, kidneys, urethra or ureters. The expertise of these doctors in treating conditions of seminal vesicles, penis, epididymis, prostate, and testes in men is well known and lauded. Cancers of prostate gland, testicles, kidneys or bladder and bladder prolapse, enlarged prostate are all taken care of by a urologist.
Let us have a look at the routinely done Urology tests:
Before beginning the physical exam the doctor begins the process by asking you questions regarding your medical history and going through the reports. The physical exam consists of checking the urinary tract, penis or testicles as well if need be and doing the digital rectal exam. The blood and urine tests are an essential component of the consultation with the doctor and give a complete picture of the various conditions or cancers. The other category of testing involves the usage of imaging techniques such as Ultrasound, X-ray scans and CT scan.
The foremost reason for you to go to see a urologist is urinary difficulties and some of these are:
Adding to this are several more reasons that make a consult with a urologist a must have and they are:
A proper evaluation should happen as soon as possible before the symptoms indicate a worsening of the health condition. A consultation with the urologist becomes necessary to judge whether the health condition is acute or chronic and to decide upon the right treatment path.