Help and Hope for Urology Patients

At the Tallwood Institute you get world-class urology and kidney care from a team of local and national leaders in their fields. Many patients who have failed to have success with other treatments come here for the best solutions to even the most frustrating urology problems. Our highly skilled physicians have advanced sub-specialty training, and are backed by a full team of interdisciplinary medical and surgical specialists. With our wide network of care, you get the very highest standard of treatment, conveniently delivered within your community.

Conditions We Treat

We deliver excellent outcomes for people with event the most complex or challenging urologic conditions.

Conditions

Departments & Centers

Our extensive preferred provider network means patients get the very best urology and kidney care.

Departments
  • Address:
    360 Tolland Turnpike,
    Suite 3B
    Manchester, CT 06042

  • Address:
    85 Seymour Street
    Suite 525
    Hartford, CT 06106

  • Backus Hospital
    326 Washington Street
    Norwich, CT 06360

  • Hartford Hospital
    80 Seymour Street
    Hartford, CT 06102

  • Address:
    196 Parkway South
    Suite 201A
    Waterford, CT 06385

  • Address:
    85 Seymour Street
    Suite 416,
    Hartford, CT 06106

  • The Hospital of Central Connecticut
    100 Grand Street
    New Britain, CT 06052

  • Address:
    22 Pine Street
    Suite 104
    Bristol, CT 06010

  • MidState Medical Center
    435 Lewis Ave
    455 Lewis Ave
    Meriden, CT 06451

  • Windham Hospital
    112 Mansfield Ave
    Willimantic, CT 06226

  • Address:
    455 Lewis Ave.
    Suite 205
    Meriden, CT 06451

  • Address:
    455 Lewis Ave.
    Suite 210
    Meriden, CT 06451

  • Address:
    65 Memorial Road
    Suite 410
    West Hartford, CT 06107
    860.972.4330

  • Address:
    65 Memorial Road
    Suite 430
    West Hartford, CT 06107

  • Address:
    201 North Mountain Road
    Suite 201
    Plainville, CT 06062

  • Address:
    330 Washington Street
    Suite 350
    Norwich, CT 06360

  • Address
    584 Norwich Road
    Suite 100
    Plainfield, CT 06374

  • Address:
    330 Western Blvd.
    Second Floor
    Glastonbury, CT 06033

  • Address:
    330 Western Blvd.
    Suite 103
    Glastonbury, CT 06033

  • Address
    10 Birdseye Road
    Suite 100
    Farmington, CT 06032


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More Rides for an Avid Bicyclist

The diagnosis of Stage 4 prostate cancer seemed grim for Dr. Ralph Giarnella. But the doctors at the Hartford HealthCare Cancer Institute and Tallwood Urology & Kidney Institute were not about to give up. The result: More rides for this avid bicyclist.


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More Rides for an Avid Bicyclist

At 77, Dr. Ralph Giarnella is an avid bicyclist. He’s traveled just about every back road in Hartford County. He recently finished a fundraising event that required him to ride his bike 100 miles. “For me, riding on the bike is sort of like free time, liberation,” said Dr. Giarnella. [...]

Prostate Cancer: What is ‘Active Surveillance’?

While it may seem passive, the “active surveillance” approach to treating prostate cancer requires a very diligent monitoring process. Dr. Stuart Kesler, a urologist with the Hartford HealthCare Tallwood Urology & Kidney Institute, says that even when prostate cancer is discovered, there isn’t always a need to start treatment immediately. [...]

Prostate Cancer: The Third Leading Cause of Death in American Men

Prostate cancer is the third leading cause of death in American men, and one in seven men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer during his lifetime.  Dr. Joseph Wagner is a urologist with the Tallwood Urology and Kidney Institute, and Director of Robotic Surgery at Hartford Hospital.  Q: There has been [...]

Pelvic Organ Prolapse: Why Do Women Suffer Silently?

Women, known as the gender more likely to visit the doctor’s office for a medical issue, still remain largely quiet when it comes to pelvic organ prolapse. “This is something that affects 13 percent of women, but many are still embarrassed to discuss it with their physicians,” says Dr. Paul [...]

The Making of a Kidney Stone (And How to Avoid It)

Staying hydrated during the warm summer months is key for many reasons. But one reason you may not know: Drinking plenty of fluids can prevent kidney stones. Kidney stones are hard deposits of crystalized salt and minerals that form in your kidney. When urine contains more crystal-forming substances than fluids, [...]

Kidney Stone Prevention: Drink Water!

It’s summer – and the warm temperatures are FINALLY here! You’re probably heard the reminders to drink plenty of water to avoid dehydration, but did you know that by drinking water and avoiding dehydration you can reduce the changes of getting kidney stones? It’s true. Dr. Joshua Stein is a [...]


Upcoming Classes & Events

Tuesday, Dec 11, 2018, 6:30PM - 8:00PM

Understanding Prostate Health

In this FREE educational seminar, learn more about: The role of genetics in the increased risk of prostate cancer, genetic link between [...]


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