The Division of Pediatric Urology offers diagnostic evaluation and surgical treatment of children with genitourinary disorders including but not limited to:

  • Ureteropelvic junction obstructions (UPJO)
  • Congenital renal abnormalities
  • Stone disease
  • Hypospadias
  • Vesicoureteral reflux
  • Undescended testis
  • Hernias
  • Hydronephrosis

Complete urodynamic testing is available. A full range of inpatient and outpatient surgical services, including minimally invasive techniques such as laparoscopy, robotics, and endourologic stone management, are available for children with urologic, genital, and neurovesical disorders.

Fellowship Program

Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC's Division of Pediatric Urology offers a two-year fellowship program with an active basic science research laboratory. Learn more.

Referral Requirements

Referrals are required from primary care physicians or other Children's Hospital specialty services. Referrals for patients enrolled in managed care insurance plans also may require authorization from the insurance provider and primary care physician. All necessary referral and authorization forms must be received before the patient's visit. For accurate provider numbers or more information, please call the office number listed below.

Contact Us

Pediatric Urology
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
4401 Penn Avenue, Floor 3
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
Phone: 412-692-7932
Fax: 412-692-7939

If you would like to support Children’s Hospital’s Pediatric Urology Department through a donation, you may donate now. If you want to support us through the United Way, please designate your contribution to agency code 223053.



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  • Urology

    Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
    4401 Penn Avenue
    Floor 3
    Pittsburgh PA, 15224