Urology Centre

The recently established Urology service at the Mater Private Cork offer comprehensive male & female urology services.

Mater Private Cork - male urology services & female urology services.

The service is directed and led by Mr Paul Hegarty and Ms Helen Hegarty.

Offering a comprehensive, structured and modern service, the urology service encompasses the latest surgical and non-surgical treatment. Through links with the Mater Private in Dublin, the service has access to Robotic Prostate Surgery and Brachytherapy for cancer patients, allowing us to broaden treatment options for patients and ensuring we can offer best in class individually tailored treatment plans.

We incorporate the latest treatment protocols for pelvic floor problems such as incontinence and offer the full range of surgical and non-surgical Andrology solutions.

Conditions Treated

We offer a comprehensive range of services and many of the common conditions treated include:

  • Bladder problems

    · Prostate problems

    · Erectile dysfunction and Andrology

    · Female pelvic floor dysfunction

    · General urology

    · Chronic pelvic pain syndrome

    · Urinary tract stones

    · Urinary incontinence (men and women)

    · Urinary tract infections

    · Neuro-Urology

  •  Bladder cancer

    · Kidney cancer

    · Prostate cancer

    · Penile cancer

    · Testicular cancer

Services

  • · Teaching intermittent catheterization

    · Bladder retraining

    · Pelvic physiotherapy with biofeedback

    · Management of chronic catheter problems

    · Non-Surgical management of chronic urinary incontinence

  • Diagnostic Services include: Flow rate Urodynamics Bladder scanning Endoscopy Prostate biopsy PSA counselling Prostate imaging (Ultrasound, MRI)

Pricing & Insurance

Initial consultation and assessment €150

Common follow up may include flexible cystoscopy, flow rate and urodynamics which are day case or side room procedures covered by all insurance plans.

For information on insurance cover at the hospital relative to your specific plan and possible procedure, call the Mater Private Cork booking office directly and we will be happy to advise you: 021 601 3267.