Patient Stories

The physicians at Foothills Urology combine expertise and compassion to solve patients’ urology problems quickly and effectively. Learn more about us from our patients.

 

Pelvic Prolapse: Robotic sacrocolpopexy puts Denver woman back on track

For Cynthia Aguilar, the difference between always needing to be near a bathroom and feeling free to go on long walks again came in the form of robotic surgery for pelvic organ prolapse. Prolapse is a fairly common condition, with more than 3 million women in the U.S. developing this condition annually. Read more...

 

Overactive Bladder: No Longer a Prisoner

For decades, retired phone company employee John Anderson adjusted his life to overactive bladder. “In public, I always had to know where the bathroom was,” he says. That changed when he met Dr. David Cahn, who recommended an Interstim® implant. Read more…

 

Prostate Cancer: Robotic Relief

After learning he had prostate cancer, Mike Wells chose to have a robotic prostatectomy performed by Dr. Derek Zukosky. “For me, going the robotic route was a no-brainer,” says Wells. One month after surgery, he returned to skiing. Read more…

 

Rare Kidney Cancer: Technology and the Human Touch

A radical nephroureterectomy performed robotically by Dr. Diane Hartman helped restore life to normal for Patrizia Sicuranza. But just as important as the surgery’s success was Dr. Hartman’s compassion. “I love Dr. Hartman – I was treated like her daughter”, says Sicuranza. Read more…

 


 

"Dear Dr. Zukosky, I wanted to thank you and your staff for the excellent service and care given to me.  You made me feel completely comfortable with the prospect of having to have surgery. Your surgical skills and expertise were very much appreciated."

 

"This letter is to express my complete satisfaction with my experience at Foothills Urology and the treatment I received from Dr. Derek Zukosky. When you find out you have cancer it can be devastating.  Now, cancer free, I wish to extend a heartfelt thanks to Dr. Zukosky and his entire staff for the professional and caring way I was treated from the first visit to the present."

 

"I would like to express my appreciation for the skill and professionalism of the staff at Foothills Urologythe surgery went well and their communication and care was open, compassionate, and exceeded expectations."