Urologic Oncology

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Virginia Urology is a leader in the treatment and research of urologic cancers. Virginia Urology has a highly-skilled and experienced team of physicians who have sub-specialized in the treatment of prostate, kidney, bladder and testicular cancers. In addition to being board certified in urology, many of our physicians have also completed sub-specialty fellowship training in urological cancer surgical techniques at world-class academic institutions. Therefore, our physicians are able to offer the latest therapies in urologic cancer care including advanced laparoscopic and robotic treatment options.

Our physicians have been closely involved in collaborative and in-house research in the field of urologic oncology for more than 20 years. This allows our patients to benefit from and often participate in urologic cancer research.   If you are interested in participating in a research  study you may call our Research Department for more information at (804) 288-2785.

Virginia Urology physicians also work closely with in house pathologists, radiologist and radiation oncologists with sub-specialty training and years of experience in urologic oncology. Virginia Urology is able to offer the latest multidisciplinary cancer care through our well trained staff.  Our surgical teams offer state-of-the-art surgical options including minimally-invasive laparoscopic and robotics. In addition to these surgical therapies, Virginia Urology offers External Beam Radiation, Brachytherapy (Seed Implantation), Cryotherapy, HIFU and medical therapies.

All patients facing the difficulties of a new cancer diagnosis are somewhat overwhelmed by the complexity of the challenges they face. Our comprehensive cancer team strives to offer patients multiple options with a focus on quality and compassionate care.

Click on the links below for further information on the management and evaluation of the following:

Bladder Cancer

  • Bladder Biopsy – TURBT
  • Radical Cystectomy
  • Ileal Loop Diversion
  • Continent Divesion
  • Intravesical Treatment

Kidney Cancer

  • Radical Nephrectomy
  • Partial Nephrectomy
  • Ablation of Renal Tumors

Prostate Cancer

  • Surgical Management for Prostate Cancer
  • Radiation Therapy for Prostate Cancer
  • Cryoablation for Prostate Cancer
  • Localized Prostate Cancer Treatments
  • Hormone Therapy for Prostate Cancer

Testicular Cancer

  • Radical Orchiectomy
  • Retroperitoneal Lymph Node Dissection (RPLND)

(This information comes from an affiliated website UrologyHealth.org – a site of the Urology Care Foundation. This site is for general informational purposes only and should not be used in lieu of appropriate medical services. We are not responsible for misuse of the information provided. Do not use this site to determine a medical diagnosis.  A complete history and physical is required to make an accurate diagnosis for symptoms.)