Dr. S. Ramanadha Rao, MD provides a wide array of urologic services to patients at MDI Hospital. Dr. Rao holds office hours two Fridays a month, offering consultation as well as in-office procedures to treat enlarge prostate and female incontinence.
Dr. Rao also performs several minimally invasive surgical procedures including GreenLight Laser Treatment for BPH (Benign Prostate Hyperplasia). GreenLight™ Laser Therapy uses laser energy to remove enlarged prostate tissue. A quick, outpatient procedure, GreenLight™ Laser Therapy delivers immediate and dramatic symptom relief without the side effects or expense of medication or the risks associated with invasive surgery.
In addition, Dr. Rao performs incontinence procedures with mesh implantation in female patients and he is one of the few physicians in Maine who performs robotic surgery for cancers of the kidney and prostate. As of April 2010 he has performed 250 cases of robotic surgery to remove cancers of prostate, kidney and bladder.
To arrange an appointment with Dr. Rao, patients are encouraged to speak first with their primary care physician, then call 288-0242.