Meet Our Doctors and Learn About Treatment Options
Meet the doctors that make up the Smilow Team in these brief informal video interviews. Our doctors discuss the different aspects of prostate cancer management including: advanced imaging and biopsy; active surveillance; popular treatment options; holistic therapies and the emerging targeted focal therapies.
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|Dr. Taneja - Imaging & Biopsy|
|Dr. Samir Taneja discusses the advances in imaging and biopsy in treating prostate cancer, both in terms of risk assessment and establishing a treatment plan.|
|Dr. William Huang - Active Surveillance|
|Dr. William Huang talks about the difference between watchful waiting and active surveillance, and the criteria that makes a patient a good candidate for active surveillance.|
|Dr. Herbert Lepor - Open Prostatectomy|
|Dr. Lepor provides an overview of radical prostatectomy and what patients who under go this procedure might expect.|
|Dr. Michael Stifelman - Robotic Prostatectomy|
|Dr. Stifelman provides an overview of the concept of robotic surgery and the goal of improving outcomes.|
|Dr. Nicholas Sanfilippo - Radiation Therapy|
|Dr. Sanfilippo talks about utilizing radiation therapy as a primary treatment and as a salvage cure, post-surgery. He also provides and overview of internal and external (brachytherapy) radiation for prostate cancer.|
|Dr. Geo Espinosa - Holistic Therapy|
|Dr. Geo Espinosa provides an overview on how complementary strategies, such as life-style and behavioral changes may help to slow the progression of prostate cancer.|
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