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Your Kidney Stone Specialist in Livonia, MI

Renal Stone Disease

Welcome to Harb Urology in Livonia, MI, where Dr. John Harb, a board-certified urologist with over two decades of experience, leads a practice dedicated to treating renal stone disease in both men and women.

Known for providing timely and compassionate care, Dr. Harb treats every patient like family, ensuring a supportive and personalized approach to treatment. At Harb Urology, we understand the challenges associated with renal stones and strive to offer tailored solutions that prioritize your well-being.

Experience exceptional care and a commitment to optimal renal health with Dr. John Harb and his caring team at Harb Urology.


Man Suffering form Renal Stone Disease

Treatment for Renal Stones

Expert Treatment for Renal Stones

Renal stone disease can be debilitating, but at Harb Urology, we provide comprehensive care under the expert guidance of Dr. John Harb. With years of experience and a dedication to staying updated on the latest treatment techniques, Dr. Harb is committed to helping patients overcome the challenges of renal stone disease.

Some of the common symptoms of renal stone disease include:

  • Intense pain in the back, side, or lower abdomen
  • Painful urination
  • Blood in the urine
  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Frequent urge to urinate
  • Fever and chills if an infection is present

Dr. Harb offers a number of leading-edge treatments, including:

  • Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy (ESWL): Non-invasive procedure using shock waves to break up stones.
  • Ureteroscopy: Minimally invasive procedure to remove stones from the urinary tract.
  • Laser Lithotripsy: Technique using laser energy to fragment stones for easier removal.
  • Medication: Prescribed to help manage pain and facilitate the passage of smaller stones.

Trust Harb Urology for compassionate care and effective treatments to address renal stone disease, restoring your comfort and well-being.

Frequently Asked Questions

What are some common renal stone signs and symptoms?

Common signs and symptoms of renal stones include severe pain in the back or side, pain radiating to the lower abdomen and groin, painful urination, pink, red, or brown urine, cloudy or foul-smelling urine, nausea and vomiting, and persistent need to urinate. If you experience these symptoms, it's important to consult a healthcare provider for proper diagnosis and treatment.

What are the typical causes of renal stone disease?

Renal stone disease typically occurs due to factors such as dehydration, diet high in oxalates, family history of kidney stones, certain medical conditions like hyperparathyroidism, and urinary tract infections.

Does your urology clinic near me accept insurance?

Yes! Dr. Harb accepts insurance from all major providers. However, it is always recommended to check with your insurance company beforehand to confirm coverage for specific services. Visit our Insurance page for more information.

How can I get started with the best urologist near me?

It’s easy to schedule an appointment with Dr. Harb. Just use our online scheduling tool and select the date and time that works best for you. Dr. Harb’s team will reach out to schedule you as soon as possible.

Dr. John Harb: Leading the Field in Urology

Find Relief from Renal Stone Disease