Kidney Stone Center

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The Kidney Stone Center at Pacific Urology was established to provide comprehensive diagnosis and treatment of kidney stones. Our board certified urologists make precise diagnoses and develop treatment plans to address the patient’s specific symptoms and causes. Our kidney stone program offers the following services:

We have the most technologically advanced stationary lithotripter in the Bay Area.

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We specialize in treating & preventing kidney stones

We care for hundreds of patients with kidney stones every year. Our physicians utilize the most technologically advanced treatment at first-rate medical facilities. Our lithotripsy machine is the newest and most powerful on the market with the highest stone free success rate.

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Meet our providersA smiling Bernardetta Witek, NP | Pacific Urology's Kidney Stone Center | East SF Bay Area

This program is staffed by Bernardetta Witek, NP, active member of the California Association for Nurse Practitioners, American Urological Association and Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates. Bernardetta also earned her graduate degree in nursing, and during that time found that working in urology enabled her to make a positive impact in her patients’ lives through patient education and supportive care.

For more information on the Kidney Stone Center, please use our contact us form or you can schedule an appointment with Bernardetta through Appointment request. 


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Non-invasive Way to Remove Kidney Stones

Non-invasive Way to Remove Kidney Stones

Extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy (ESWL) is a technique for treating stones in the kidney and ureter that does not require invasive surgery. High-energy shock waves are passed through the body and used to break stones into pieces as small as grains of sand.
Diet & Kidney Stones

Diet & Kidney Stones

For repeat sufferers of kidney stones, the best proactive measure is a more controlled dietary regimen, particularly in regard to high-oxalate foods.