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    Pediatric Urology

    Chair: Department of Urology: Stephen E. Strup, MD 

    Physician referral, phone consults, hospital transfers • Call UK•MDs: 800-888-5533
    Fax: 859-323-4607 or 859-257-6325

    The Department of Urology provides diagnostic and surgical services for children, including hypospadias, hyponephrosis bladder, urinary and genitalia disorders. UK HealthCare has a dedicated pediatric urologist treating patients up to the age of 18. The specialist performs genitourinary reconstruction and treats common conditions and diseases that are either present at birth or developed during the growth of a child. Treatment covers the male reproductive tract, and male and female urinary tracts.

    For patient appointments: 859-257-3533    Fax: 859-257-6024


  • Common Conditions Treated

    • Abnormally located urethral opening (hypospadias)
    • Backup of urine from the bladder into the ureter (vesicoureteral reflux)
    • Bedwetting (nocturnal enuresis)
    • Distention of the kidney while in the womb (antenatal hydronephrosis)
    • Renal anomalies
    • Renal trauma
    • Spinal defects such as spina bifida
    • Tumors of the kidney or bladder
    • Undescended testicles
    • Urinary reflux
    • Urinary tract infections (UTI)
  • Tests Performed

    • Blood tests
    • Cystometrogram
    • Cystoscopy
    • Intravenous
    • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
    • Renal scan
    • Ultrasound
    • Urinalysis and urine culture
    • Urodynamic studies
    • Uroflowmetry
    • Voiding cystourethrogram
  • Clinic locations 

  • Pediatric Urology

    Kentucky Clinic
    Second Floor, Wing D
    740 S. Limestone
    Lexington KY 40536-0284

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    Call 859-323-6211
    Call 859-257-3533
    Fax 859-257-6024


    Pediatric Urology

    Rockcastle Regional Hospital and Respiratory Care Center
    145 Newcomb Ave.
    Mt. Vernon KY 40456

    Call 606-256-2195


    Pediatric Urology

    Elizabethtown - CCSHCN
    Hardin County Health Center
    580B Westport Road
    Elizabethtown KY 42701

    Call 270-765-6196


    Pediatric Urology

    Morehead - CCSHCN
    214 W. First St.
    Morehead KY 40351-1504

    Call 606-784-3049

  • Mailing Address

    Department of Urology  
    800 Rose Street, MS283 
    Lexington KY 40536