At Advanced Urology, we believe our patients are vital members of the healthcare team. We want every patient to be well-informed and involved in his/her diagnosis and treatment plan. Research has proved that patients who are educated about their condition and treatment have better outcomes. Here is a list of UPJ obstruction questions that you can talk to your doctor about.

  • What could happen if we do nothing?
  • What risks are involved in my treatment plan?
  • What are the chances of this conditions reoccurring?
  • How have your other patients responded to this treatment?
  • What will be involved in recovery? Will I have any lasting effects from the surgery?
  • Will I be at an increased risk for future kidney infections due to this condition?