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Dignity Health Urology Center–Southwest specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of urinary tract issues in men and women.
Conditions diagnosed and treated include but are not limited to:
Some of the procedures or treatments we perform are:
The Dignity Health Urology Center–Southwest is aligned with the Comprehensive Blood and Cancer Center (CBCC). Dr. Stone collaborates with Ravi Patel, MD, FACP, hematologist/oncologist and medical director of CBCC to ensure urologic oncology patients receive comprehensive care. Together, their expert teams offer multidisciplinary care to patients with urologic cancers, including cancers of the bladder, kidney, testicles, and prostate – the most common type of cancer in American men.
You should consult a urologist if you have any of the following issues:
Under the direction of Bruce Stone, DO, a Bakersfield board certified urologist, the Dignity Health Urology Center–Southwest is accepting patients. A referral from your primary care physician is not necessary.
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