Dr. Christos Politis, MD

Dr. Christos Politis, MD

Urology | Male | 40 years old

Highly trained urologists who treat disorders of the male and female urinary tract (bladder, ureter, kidney and urethra) and male reproductive system. Our specialty is in a full range of urologic conditions and procedures, including: hematuria, kidney stones, laparoscopic surgery and upper tract tumors.---Our staff members are dedicated to serving the urological needs of the Tampa Bay and surrounding communities. We strive to provide state-of-the-art diagnosis and treatment and believe in rendering the least invasive, most efficacious treatment of urological disorders in a kind and empathetic manner. We treat each patient as a partner in his or her medical care and make patient education a central component of our care. Because many urological conditions are accompanied by social discomfort or embarrassment, we emphasize sensitivity and discretion when dealing with all of our patients concerns.Read more

St. Pete Urology
830 Central Ave Ste 100
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Highly trained urologists who treat disorders of the male and female urinary tract (bladder, ureter, kidney and urethra) and male reproductive system. Our specialty is in a full range of urologic conditions and procedures, including: hematuria, kidney stones, laparoscopic surgery and upper tract tumors.---Our staff members are dedicated to serving the urological needs of the Tampa Bay and surrounding communities. We strive to provide state-of-the-art diagnosis and treatment and believe in rendering the least invasive, most efficacious treatment of urological disorders in a kind and empathetic manner. We treat each patient as a partner in his or her medical care and make patient education a central component of our care. Because many urological conditions are accompanied by social discomfort or embarrassment, we emphasize sensitivity and discretion when dealing with all of our patients concerns.Read more

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Dr. Politis' Care Philosophy

Highly trained urologists who treat disorders of the male and female urinary tract (bladder, ureter, kidney and urethra) and male reproductive system. Our specialty is in a full range of urologic conditions and procedures, including: hematuria, kidney stones, laparoscopic surgery and upper tract tumors.---Our staff members are dedicated to serving the urological needs of the Tampa Bay and surrounding communities. We strive to provide state-of-the-art diagnosis and treatment and believe in rendering the least invasive, most efficacious treatment of urological disorders in a kind and empathetic manner. We treat each patient as a partner in his or her medical care and make patient education a central component of our care. Because many urological conditions are accompanied by social discomfort or embarrassment, we emphasize sensitivity and discretion when dealing with all of our patients concerns.

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  •  Specializes in Urology
  •  Board certified in Urology
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Urology

Conditions Treated

  • Balanoposthitis
  • Bladder Atony
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Diverticulum
  • Bladder Infection
  • Bladder Stones
  • Blood in Semen (Hematospermia)
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Obstruction of Ureteropelvic Junction
  • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Gonorrhea Infections
  • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypospadias
  • Inability to Urinate
  • Incontinence
  • Infertility
  • Interstitial Cystitis
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Failure
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Infection, Chronic
  • Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
  • Kidney Stones
  • Male Infertility
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Penile Cancer
  • Peyronie's Disease
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostatitis
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spermatocele
  • Testicular Atrophy
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Undescended Testicles
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
  • Urethral Stricture
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Hesitancy
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Urinary-Genital Tract Fistula, Female
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Yeast Infections

Education

  • Medical School
    University South Florida Tampa Fl

    Graduated in 2003

  • Internship Hospital
    University of South Florida

    Completed in 2004

  • Residency Hospital
    University of South Florida

    Completed in 2008

  • Undergraduate School
    University of Florida

    Graduated in 1998

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Greek

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Specialties

  • Urology
  • Adult & Pediatric Urology
  • Female Urology
  • Male Adult Urology

Procedures Performed

  • Bladder Surgery
  • Brachytherapy
  • Circumcision
  • Complete Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Cryosurgery
  • Cystometry
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Excision of Testicular Lesion
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Kidney Removal
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lithotripsy
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Orchiectomy
  • Partial Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Penile Implants
  • Percutaneous Destruction of Kidney Lesion
  • Prostate Removal
  • Prostatectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Radical Prostate Removal
  • Radical Prostate Removal, Laparoscopic
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Testicular Implants
  • Ureteroneocystostomy
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
  • Vasectomy
  • Vasectomy Reversal
  • Wound Repair