Kidney Ultrasound and Bladder Ultrasound are Radiation-Free Imaging Options Available at New York Urology Specialists
Dr. Alex Shteynshlyuger is an experienced urologist. He has extensive experience in performing and interpreting ultrasound studies of the kidneys, urinary bladder, prostate, testis. As a specialist in treating urological problems of the kidneys and urinary bladder including kidney stones, kidney cancer, bladder problems including frequent urination and blood in urine, he posses expertise in kidney and bladder ultrasound.
We offer affordable, highest-quality urology care.
Kidney Ultrasound (also called renal ultrasound)
A kidney ultrasound is a non-invasive, pain-free imaging procedure to visualize the anatomy of the kidneys and surrounding tissues and organs. The advantages of ultrasound are that it involves no radiation; ultrasound is safe even during pregnancy. Ultrasound allows the physician to visualize the anatomy of the kidneys.
When is Kidney Ultrasound performed?
A kidney ultrasound is performed for men and women who have the following symptoms or problems:
- Kidney Stones
- Back Pain / Flank pain
- Blood in Urine
- Kidney infections
- Bladder infections
- Abnormal urine tests
- Abnormal kidney function test results
When is Bladder and Pelvic Ultrasound recommended?
- Urinary Problems
- Slow urine stream
- Frequent urination
- Urinary incontinence
- Blood in Urine
- Pelvic pain
- Lower abdominal pain
Dr. Alex Shteynshlyuger is a board-certified urologist in NYC who specializes in treating some of the most complex urology problems in men and women.
We see patients from all parts of New York City (Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, Bronx, Staten Island), Long Island, Westchester and New Jersey as well as other parts of the USA. We also see international patients from Canada, Japan, South America, Russia, Asia, Europe, Middle East, Africa, the Caribbean and other parts of the world.
We also offer emergency care for men with urological problems.