Doc Talk

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Preventing Kidney Stones Through Better Nutrition

Yu-Kuan Lin, MD - Speaker Bio
Dr. Yu-Kuan Lin earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in both Biology and Psychology in 2006 from the University of Virginia and in 2011 completed medical school at Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine. He completed his residency program at Pennsylvania State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center in 2016. Dr. Lin specializes in General Urology, BPH, Kidney Stones, Robotic Surgery, Bladder Cancer, Kidney Cancer, and Prostate Cancer.

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  • Kidney stones are material that forms from substances in the urine. Many kidney stones pass out of the body without help from a doctor, however, there are times when a stone will not go away. This is when your physician might recommend medical intervention to dissolve the stone.

    In this podcast, Yu-Kuan Lin, MD, discusses kidney stones and how your diet can make a big difference in the formation of stones.