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What is
is a health website which is written and produced by the medical professionals at the Department of Urology, Austin Hospital (Victoria, Australia) dedicated to educating visitors to the services offered by Austin Urology and medical information regarding urological diseases and treatments.

All content provided on is for reference and education purposes only and is only intended to supplement not override or replace information given by a qualified health care professional. Please consult your doctor before making any assuming any diagnosis or making treatment decisions.

Who is for?

Our content is openly available to the general public but our intended target audience and delivery of content is aimed toward patients, health professionals and medical students.

Sources of Funding is funded privately by individuals associated with our department.


In addition to the web administrator and lead author Dr David Wetherell, all content has been reviewed by an editorial board (see below):

Dr David Wetherell
Urology Research Fellow / Website Administrator

Professor Damien Bolton [MD. MBBS, BA, FRACS, FRCS]
Director of Austin Urology, Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia

Associate Professor Nathan Lawrentschuk [MBBS, PhD, FRACS]
Deputy Director of Austin Urology, Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia

Conflicts of Interest declares no financial conflicts of interest. All staff at are employees of Austin Health, Victoria. Some web administrators and editorial board members are affiliated with The University of Melbourne.

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