Urology Center Facilities
The Urology Center at Hong Kong Adventist Hospital – Tsuen Wan is equipped with the latest technology and managed by an experienced team of urologists, medical staff and other health care professionals to ensure you receive the best care and treatment for urinary stones.
Extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy (ESWL) is one of the most frequently used medical procedures for the treatment of urinary stones. During lithotripsy, carefully directed shock waves pass through the body to hit the stone, causing it to crumble into sand-like particles which then pass through the urinary tract.
The Advantages of ESWL