100% fixed price packages
No Cost EMI & Insurance
15+ year average doctor exp.
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<30 minute laser procedure
Painless & no skin incision required
Provides direct vision by ureteroscope
Effective in fragmenting the stones
Day care procedure / 24 hours hospitalization
Resume normal routine from next day
Dedicated care team in the hospital - assuring best quality and experience
Affordable Prices, Easy Payment Options, Interest Free EMIs
100% fixed packages before the treatment
High Quality with the Best Doctors and Technology
All Insurances Accepted (including govt schemes like CGHS, Ayushman Bharat, etc.)
Coverage for all insurance cards
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What all does the fixed price package include?
The fixed price package typically covers all costs associated with the surgery. This typically includes:
Hospital admission charges
Surgery charges including surgeon fees, anaesthetist fees and OT charges
Standard pre-surgery pathology and radiology diagnostic tests
Cost of drugs consumed during stay at hospital
Cost of transportation to and from hospital
Cost of implants
What are the types of ureteral stones?
85% of the stones are composed of calcium and the remaining are composed of various substances including uric acid, cystine or struvite.
Can ureteral stones be cured without surgery?
Doctors always opt to break the stones in the ureter and discharge them while urinating. If the size of the stone is big then, surgery is suggested.
What is the cost for ureteral stone removal surgery?
The cost of the surgery varies based on the severity or complexity of the disease, and the procedure chosen. Please refer to the procedure page for more details on Ayu Health packages.
How can I prevent Ureteral stones to form?
Drinking 3 litres of water and other fluids everyday can prevent all types of stones.
How to reduce the pain of ureteral stone?
Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs or opioids are used to relieve the pain. Before taking any medication please consult your doctor.
What are the symptoms of ureter stones?
When the stone is stationary in the kidney, it does not cause any pain. But, when it moves from the kidney into the ureter, it causes symptoms like:
Extreme pain in the back and sides
Pain while passing urine
Nausea and vomiting
Red or brown urine
What are the dietary restrictions to be followed while having ureter stones?
It is best to avoid food that is rich in minerals that form ureter stones. Some of the diet recommendations are:
High intake of water and fluids
Avoiding salty, high protein and fatty food
Having citrus fruits like lemon, oranges, sweet lime is helpful
How are ureter stones treated?
There are several treatments available for removing ureter stones. The doctor will recommend the treatment based on the size of the stones. Different types of treatments available for ureter stones are:
Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy (ESWL)
Retrograde intrarenal surgery (RIRS)
Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy (PCNL)
What is the recovery time for the Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy (ESWL) procedure?
Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy (ESWL) is an outpatient procedure and the patient can recover within 24 hours of the treatment.
Does ESWL have any complications?
There are very less complications through this treatment. Some of the risks may be:
Mild pain when the stones pass through urine
Urinary tract infection
Bleeding in the urinary system
Inability to pass urine
What are the risks involved with the RIRS procedure?
Some of the risks involved with the RIRS procedure may be bleeding, infection, and injury to the ureter.
When is Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy (PCNL) recommended?
Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy (PCNL) procedure is done when there are large stones that are more than 2 cm in size. It is also used when the ureter stones have an irregular shape.
How is Ayu Health able to offer more affordable prices than other hospitals?
Ayu Health hospitals are typically 30-50% cheaper than other equivalent hospitals. It's time to debunk the myth that quality comes at higher prices - Ayu Health is on a mission to provide the highest quality healthcare at affordable prices.
The Ayu Health network enables significantly lower costs for its partner hospitals through the following mechanisms:
Better utilization - our hospitals operate at almost 50% higher utilization levels than the industry average. Since healthcare is a largely fixed cost business, better utilization results in lower cost of serving each patient.
Higher efficiency in operations through Ayu Health technology - Ayu Health’s proprietary technology (OPD digitization, patient data management, etc.) allows hospitals to provide a superior patient experience at lower costs.
Lower procurement costs - our hospitals procure drugs & consumables in bulk, bringing down a significant portion of expenses associated with each procedure
Ureteral Stones (Ureteroscopy or URS) doctors in Chandigarh
Ureteral Stones (Ureteroscopy or URS) hospitals in Chandigarh