25,000+keyhole surgeries
5,000+lithotripsy procedures
1,300+laparoscopic urological procedures
100%Success Rate


The Department of Urology at Meenakshi Hospital provides a whole range of medical and surgical treatments and procedures under one roof.



Genital healthcare at its best.

Urology is the medical and surgical specialty focusing on the urinary tract, kidneys, bladder, urethra, adrenal glands, etc.. The Department of Urology at Meenakshi Hospital, Tanjore provides a whole range of medical and surgical treatments and procedures from simple vasectomies to lithotripsy, interventional uroradiology and all forms of endo-urological procedures, laparoscopic procedures, laser prostatectomy, reconstructive urology and transplant under one roof.

Medical treatment at the Department of Urology, along with our other super-specialty departments focuses entirely on the physical, mental and emotional comfort and well-being of the patient. That is why the department also runs a highly trained and empathetic counseling ward, which provides preoperative and postoperative counseling to patients, to alleviate their distress and fears.

At Meenakshi Hospital we are guided by our mission to improve urological health and cure urological diseases. Our urologists offer a wide range of advanced treatment options for medical conditions pertaining to the urogenital tract.


  • The urology department performs all urological open surgeries
  • The Department of Urology at Meenakshi Hospital is the only department in Tanjore to perform supra major surgeries
  • The hospital offers 24*7 urology care for patients
  • The department is manned by qualified urologists round-the-clock
  • Emergencies are attended at all times
  • The department is equipped to handle all urological disorders and diseases, from the simplest conditions to the most complex
  • We offer innovative treatments, management of urological conditions and minimally invasive procedures if necessary


  • First ever case of Laparoscopic Pyeloplasty performed at Meenakshi Hospital, in the Trichy-Tanjore region
  • First renal transplantation with in-house surgeon in the delta region
  • The only department in Tanjore to perform supra major urological surgeries
  • First to start cadaver transplant in Tanjore


  • Over 250 keyhole surgeries for removal of large kidney stones performed
  • Over 500 lithotripsy procedures performed
  • Over 150 laparoscopic urological procedures performed

Treatments & Procedures

  • Full-fledged, dedicated OT
  • The post-operative ward offers critical care facilities
  • State-of-the-art medical and surgical care in urology
  • Experienced surgeons supported by computer navigation, advanced medical equipment and imaging equipment
  • Treats diseases related to kidney, prostate, ureter, urinary bladder, erectile dysfunction, fertility, penis, testes, etc.
  • Uro Oncology
  • Neuro Urology
  • General Urology
  • Gynec Urology
  • Pediatric Urology
  • Endourology (PCNL, RICS, URSL)
  • Laparoscopic Urology
  • Reconstructive Urology
  • Interventional Uroradiology
  • Andrology (Male sexual dysfunction)
  • ESWL (Lithotripsy)
  • Laser Urology (Green light laser)
  • Urodynamic testing
  • Renal transplantation
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Voiding cystometry
  • Male infertility
The unit undertakes all endourological procedures including:
  • Ureteroscopy (Lithoclast and laser)
  • Bladder stones (Percutaneous cystolitholapaxy)
  • TURP for prostate (Conventional, saline TURP and Laser vaporization)
  • TURBT for bladder mass (Conventional, saline TURP and Laser vaporization)
  • Laparoscopic nephrectomy
  • Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy (PNCL)
  • All laparoscopic urological procedures including laparoscopic donor nephrectomy