Although hereditary factors, diet and environmental factors will be considered, our doctors will determine the method of treatment for you. There are many types of kidney stones and numerous types of treatment. The stone size and type will be assessed in order to determine which procedure is right for you. Treatments range from over the counter medication, recommending dietary changes, increasing fluid intake, and/or prescribing oral analgesics. In more severe cases and depending on where the stone is located, one of several surgery techniques may be used.