Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine.
Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine

Kidney Stones

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To schedule an appointment, please call 713.441.6455 or complete an Appointment Request Form.

Comprehensive Kidney Stone Program

Kidney stone disease affects 10 percent of the U.S. population. People who have had a kidney stone have a 25 to 50 percent chance of recurrence over time. This painful and prevalent disease can be managed and the risk of recurrence reduced if treated from both surgical and metabolic perspectives.

To schedule an appointment, please call 713.441.6455.

Our Interdisciplinary Team

Urologists and nephrologists at Houston Methodist Hospital have combined their expertise to focus on kidney stone disease. This interdisciplinary team offers a comprehensive and individualized approach to the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of kidney and ureteral stones.

The Patient’s Experience

The patient is treated by a multidisciplinary team that specializes in the treatment of kidney stone disease. Patients receive coordinated appointments with their specialists in order to optimize care and minimize the need for multiple visits.

Patients experience a multimodal approach to decrease their risk of recurrence including individualized recommendations on diet, lifestyle modifications and medication, as well as state-of-the-art surgical treatments when necessary. The goal is to achieve stone-free status and minimize the risk of recurrence.