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Greenlight Laser Therapy

  • What is Greenlight Laser Therapy?

    Greenlight laser therapy is a minimally invasive surgery used to ease symptoms caused by an enlarged prostate. It consists of inserting a small thin and flexible fibre into the urethra (the tube that carries urine from the bladder) through an instrument called a cytoscope. Laser energy is passed through the fibre to heat up the excess prostate tissue and cause it to vaporise. This unblocks the urethra and restores normal urine flow from the bladder.

  • Greenlight laser therapy is commonly used to treat the symptoms of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), also known as enlargement of the prostate. This treatment allows normal urine flow from the bladder to be restored, and it also eases away your urinary symptoms almost immediately. It offers many benefits over traditional surgery. It is generally done as an outpatient procedure or at worst an overnight hospital stay. The recovery from laser surgery is very quick, and the catheter, used to drain out urine after an enlarged prostate procedure, stays in place for less than 24 hours.

    Greenlight laser therapy can also be used to ease the symptoms or avoid the complications linked with blocked urine flow. It can be used to manage recurrent urinary tract infections (UTIs), kidney damage, bladder stones and incontinence (inability to control urination).

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  • Our Specialists

    There are 26 SpecialistsView All

    • Clinic:
      Advanced Urology Associates Pte Ltd
      Location:
      38 Irrawaddy Road #07-40
      Mount Elizabeth Novena Specialist Centre
      Singapore 329563
      Contact No:
      6694 1838
      Clinic:
      Advanced Urology Associates Pte Ltd
      Location:
      3 Mount Elizabeth #17-14
      Mount Elizabeth Medical Centre
      Singapore 228510
      Contact No:
      67350369
    • Chia Sing Joo

      Specialty:
      Urology

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      Clinic:
      ML’ve URoCare Center
      Location:
      38 Irrawaddy Road #10-30
      Mount Elizabeth Novena Specialist Centre
      Singapore 329563
      Contact No:
      6935 3891
    • Chin Chong Min

      Specialty:
      Urology

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      Clinic:
      Chin Chong Min Urology & Robotic Surgery Centre
      Location:
      38 Irrawaddy Road #09-40
      Mount Elizabeth Novena Specialist Centre
      Singapore 329563
      Contact No:
      6235 1180
    • Chong Kian Tai

      Specialty:
      Urology

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      Clinic:
      Panasia Surgery Pte Ltd
      Location:
      3 Mount Elizabeth #11-15
      Mount Elizabeth Medical Centre
      Singapore 228510
      Contact No:
      6737 8538
      Clinic:
      Panasia Surgery Pte Ltd
      Location:
      38 Irrawaddy Road #10-43/44
      Mount Elizabeth Novena Specialist Centre
      Singapore 329563
      Contact No:
      6570 2608
    • Chong Shih Jian Simon

      Specialty:
      Urology

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      Clinic:
      Simon Chong Urology & Andrology Centre
      Location:
      3 Mount Elizabeth #16-11
      Mount Elizabeth Medical Centre
      Singapore 228510
      Contact No:
      6262 3683
    • Gan Enoch

      Specialty:
      Urology

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      Clinic:
      Urosurgery Mt.E Urology Specialist Clinic
      Location:
      3 Mount Elizabeth #16-10
      Mount Elizabeth Medical Centre
      Singapore 228510
      Contact No:
      63336861
    • Ho Siew Hong

      Specialty:
      Urology

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      Clinic:
      S H Ho Urology And Laparoscopy Centre
      Location:
      38 Irrawaddy Road #07-44
      Mount Elizabeth Novena Specialist Centre
      Singapore 329563
      Contact No:
      6570 2709
    • Kuo Li Chuen Tricia

      Specialty:
      Urology

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      Clinic:
      Urohealth Medical Clinic
      Location:
      38 Irrawaddy Road #05-26
      Mount Elizabeth Novena Specialist Centre
      Singapore 329563
      Contact No:
      6873 3800
    • Li Man Kay

      Specialty:
      Urology

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      Clinic:
      Li Man Kay Urology Associates
      Location:
      38 Irrawaddy Road #10-45/46/47
      Mount Elizabeth Novena Specialist Centre
      Singapore 329563
      Contact No:
      6479 7388
    • Liew Choon How Lewis

      Specialty:
      Urology

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      Clinic:
      Advanced Urology Associates Pte Ltd
      Location:
      38 Irrawaddy Road #07-40
      Mount Elizabeth Novena Specialist Centre
      Singapore 329563
      Contact No:
      6694 1838

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