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Urology

Urology is a surgical subspecialty concerned with the medical and surgical treatment of disorders and diseases of the female urinary tract and male urogenital tract. Urologists are involved with problems of the kidney, ureters, bladder, prostate, urethra, and male genital structure. Often the urologist and nephrologist coordinate their efforts in treating patients with kidney disease.

Values & Personality Traits of Physicians in Urology

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Specialists Value
  • Achievement
  • Independence
  • Variety
  • Working with people
Specialists do not value
  • Feedback from others
  • Prestige
  • Sufficient time off

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ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

American Urological Association
The American Urological Association (AUA), founded in 1902, is the premier professional association for the advancement of urologic patient care, and works to ensure that its more than 18,000 members are current on the latest research and practices in urology. ... MORE >


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