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Thomas Patterson, M.D., F.A.C.S. at Cottage Urology- Helping you get the most out of life.

As you live your life, the last thing you want to be bothered by is a urinary problem like a kidney stone, a UTI, incontinence or benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). Urology is a medical and surgical specialty that treats the urinary tracts of men and women, as well as, male reproductive systems.

Board-certified urologist Thomas Patterson, MD, F.A.C.S. has returned to Galesburg and is treating patients at Cottage Urology. He accepts new patients. Call 309-343-2262.

Specializing in:

  • Prostate enlargement of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) - Introducing the UroLift system as a new alternative to drug therapy or more invasive surgery. It is the only procedure that does not require cutting, heating or removal of prostate tissue.
  • Kidney stones - laser treatment
  • Urinary incontinence and bedwetting
  • Hematuria (blood in urine)
  • Overactive bladder
  • Circumcision
  • Male sterilization
  • Vasectomy reversal
  • Low testosterone (both male and female)

Procedures and tests include:

  • Minimally invasive enlarged prostate procedure-UroLift
  • Prostate ultrasound/biopsy
  • Cryogenics
  • Vasectomy
  • Cystoscopy (evaluation of hematuria, treatment of small bladder tumors and stent removal)
  • Catheter changes
  • UroLift
  • Space Oar Hydrogel (an injection between the rectum and the prostate to help minimize the impact on urinary, sexual and bowel quality of life for prostate cancer patients before radiation therapy)