Keck Medicine of USC Blog | Kidney Stones

5 Reasons You Might Have Flank Pain

If it hurts in your mid-back region on either side of your body, it could be a pulled muscle — or something mor...
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10 Surprising Facts About Kidney Stones

Do you know which part of the country is nicknamed the “Stone Belt”? Find out this and other fascinating fact...
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Everything You’ve Ever Wanted To Know About Kidney Stones

You’ve probably heard that passing a kidney stone can be very painful, but you might not know exactly what they...
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5 Reasons You Might Have Flank Pain

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10 Surprising Facts About Kidney Stones

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Everything You’ve Ever Wanted To Know About Kidney Stones

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10 Signs Your Back Pain Could Be a Kidney Stone

One of the symptoms of a kidney stone is back pain. But, how can you tell if it’s a kidney stone or just a simp...
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6 Signs That You Should See a Urologist

A urologist can help with bladder issues and pelvic pain in men and women, as well as sexual dysfunction and infe...
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Myth or Fact: Are Kidney Stones As Painful as Childbirth?

It has been said that passing a kidney stone is the closest a man will get to experiencing the pain of labor and ...
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What Blood in Your Urine Could Mean

Finding blood in your urine can be a stressful experience. Here’s why it happens and what you should do. There ...
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Meet Gerhard J. Fuchs, MD

Dr. Fuchs is a urologist at Keck Medicine of USC, who specializes in the minimally invasive treatment of kidney s...
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Meet Mike M. Nguyen, MD, MPH

Dr. Nguyen is a urologist at Keck Medicine of USC, who specializes in the treatment of prostate cancer, kidney ca...
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