Dr. Julio Davalos is one of the nation's leading experts in performing PCNL and Tubeless PCNL for treating patients with large kidney stones. Performing more than 1,200 PCNL and 500 Tubeless PCNL surgical cases, Dr. Davalos is setting new standards of care for patients with large kidney stones. Working with Dr. Davalos is Joel E. Abbott, D.O., another leader in PCNL and tubless PCNL surgery at Chesapeake Urology.
After the removal of a kidney stone, Dr. Davalos develops a comprehensive, personalized kidney stone treatment and prevention plan that is designed to minimize the recurrence of stones and keep patients 100% stone free for the long term.
Dr. Davalos stresses the importance of education as well as lifestyle changes to help individuals prevent kidney stones from recurring. In addition to the metabolic evaluation and close monitoring, Dr. Davalos works closely with his patients on making smart lifestyle and diet changes to help keep them 100% stone free.