If you’ve been told you have prostate cancer, you probably are weighing many options – radical prostatectomy, chemotherapy, radiation or even just watchful waiting. But there is another, BETTER option for prostate cancer treatment – HIFU (High Intensity Focused Ultrasound) HIFU is a targeted, non-invasive, outpatient therapy that uses ultrasound energy to heat and destroy specific… read more »
When it comes to serious urinary tract disorders and HIFU treatments, your doctor may refer you to a specialized urologist. You can ask your doctor for a list of local specialists or you can do a little research on your own. To find the best urologist in Miami, here are 6 tips from the Prostate… read more »
A diagnosis of prostate cancer is certainly concerning in part because of the unknowns of treatment and outcomes. Fortunately, many types of prostate cancer are successfully treated. HIFU treatment for prostate cancer is effective and beneficial for many patients. Here’s what you need to know about HIFU procedures for prostate cancer. What Is HIFU? HIFU stands for… read more »
According to Prostate Cancer Foundation, 1 in 7 American men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer in their lifetime. This is a serious condition that claims of the lives of thousands every year. What can you do to prevent prostate cancer? Unfortunately, there is little you can do because it can affect men of… read more »
Amy Wallace Feb. 10 (UPI) — A study has found that men who have their prostate glands removed due to prostate cancer experience a shortening of their penis after surgery. Research from the Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medical Science in Japan has found that surgery to treat prostate cancer can result in a temporary… read more »
A diagnosis of prostate cancer can be terrifying, even knowing there are many treatments available. But knowing about less invasive treatment options like high-intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) can help put your mind at ease as you enter the treatment process. Here are a few things to know about HIFU prostate cancer treatment. What is HIFU? HIFU… read more »
If you or someone you love has recently been diagnosed with prostate cancer, you know the importance of getting treatment right away. There are a few different options for prostate cancer treatment, but the treatment your doctor recommends will depend on factors like your age, health, size of the tumor, and if it’s localized. Localized… read more »
Your health should always be your #1 priority, regardless of your age or financial situation. Learn how to spot Prostate Cancer in its early stages by familiarizing yourself with the six symptoms your shouldn’t ignore from The Prostate Cancer Institute.