Minimal invasive surgery
Varicose vein of the testicle
Antegrade scrotal sclerotherapy (technique introduced by Tauber in 1987)
Advantages: suitable for local anestesia and day case/outpatient treatment (no hospital admission necessary), only 2cm large skin incision, fast and safe procedure, fast recovery time
Contraction of the foreskin
Advantages: preservation of the entire foreskin and sensitivity of the penis (in comparison to circumcision)
Female urinary incontinence:
Stress urinary incontinence or mixed stress-urge incontinence
TVT-System (Tension-free Vaginal Tape)
Introduced by Ulmsten in 1995 it represents nowadays the gold-standard in treatment of stress urinary incontinence
Advantages: performed under local anestesia, intra-operative cough-test allows the surgeon to assess the results of the surgery and achieve higher success rates (>90%), fast recovery time, minimal complication rate.
No - Scalpel - Vasectomy
(technique developed by Li Shunqiang)
Advantages: no incision, no stitches on the skin, faster procedure and recovery, less complications, just as effective (in comparison to conventional vasectomy)
Benign prostatic hyperplasia:
BPH, "prostate enlargement"
TUNA Therapy (Transurethral Needle Ablation)
With over 33.000 performed procedures worldwide one of the most approved alternatives to conventional prostate surgery
Advantages: suitable for local anestesia and day case/outpatient treatment (most patients don`t need hospital admission), fast procedure (about 25min), fast recovery (normally within 48 hours), no incontinence risk, low risk of impotence (< 2%)
You will also find qualified help concerning the following deseases or problems:
- persistent urinary infections
- urinary tract stones (metabolic checkup and diet)
- urinary incontinence
- prostate deseases including cancer
- scrotal swellings
- home attention for laid up patients
Dr Erik Schulten
Member of the Spanish Association for Andrology, Sexual and Reproductive Medicine.
Dr Gundula Schnabl
Member of the German Society of Urology since 1983.