"A sound body in a sharp mind"

Urology

The urologists at Nicosia Polyclinic have extensive experience in general urology and are trained to diagnose and manage a broad spectrum of urological pathologies affecting the urinary tract. These include the penis, urethra, urinary bladder, ureters and kidneys.

In Nicosia Polyclinic we support the strong belief that high quality care should be delivered by a team of complementary specialists. This team consists of the consultant urologist, physician, anaesthetist, radiologist and specialist nurses. This multidisciplinary team ensures high quality of care for our patients.

Below is a list of urological procedures performed by our surgeons:

  • Cystoscopy- diagnosis, biopsy, diathermy, ureteric stents
  • Circumsicion
  • Transurethral resections of prostate (TURP)
  • Open Operations: Radical prostatectomies, Partial/total nephrectomies
  • Lower tract Operations: Varicocele, Hydrocele, Orchidectomies (testicular cancer or torsion), Epididymal Cyst
  • Vasectomy
  • Hormonal Treatment for Prostate cancer
  • Radiology:
    • Retrograde Pyelographies
    • Intravenous Urogram
    • CT urogram
    • Ultrasound of Bladder
    • Transrectal Ultrasound of prostate
The urologists in Nicosia Polyclinic strongly advise the patients to perform regular blood tests and attend for examinations to detect early forms of prostate and testicular cancer.

You can see the check-ups provided by Nicosia Polyclinic by clicking here.

Dr Demetris Galazis, MD

Specialist General Surgeon

Dr Galazis qualified from the medical school of the University of Athens in 1970. He then moved to England where he worked for 8 years. There, he worked with various world famous surgeons and gained extensive training and experience in all fields of general surgery including breast, thyroid, urology, upper and lower gastrointestinal tract. He was granted the certificate of specialist General Surgeon by the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Greece in 1977. He moved back to Cyprus in 1979 where he practices since. In 1991 he founded Nicosia Polyclinic.
Boasting more than 20 000 surgical operations in his lifetime, Dr Galazis is probably the most experienced general surgeon in Cyprus.