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19 01, 2018

Abstract accepted to 2018 Annual Urology Association conference

2018-01-19T05:36:05+00:00 January 19th, 2018|Categories: Prostate Study|

Laser Prostate Centers of America (LPCA) is pleased to announce the acceptance of the abstract “Magnetic Resonance Imaging Guided Focal Laser Therapy of Prostate Cancer: Follow Up Results from a Single Center Phase I Trial” to the 2018 Annual Urology Association conference. LPCA urology partner, Dr. Anthony Hoang is co-author on the abstract and presents [...]

17 01, 2018

Dr. Wheeler discusses MRI and prostate biopsy

2018-01-17T18:51:31+00:00 January 17th, 2018|Categories: Prostate Study|

Thomas M. Wheeler, MD, is the pathology partner for Laser Prostate Centers of America. He is chair of the Department of Pathology & Immunology at Baylor College of Medicine and an internationally recognized expert in the pathology of the prostate gland. He has published more than 300 scientific papers, most of which deal with prostate [...]

25 07, 2017

Surgery for early-stage prostate cancer is invasive and doesn’t save lives

2017-08-16T04:59:03+00:00 July 25th, 2017|Categories: LPCA Blog, Prostate Study|Tags: |

Based on two studies — one from the U.K. and one from the U.S. — and years of research, the message is clear. Surgery for early-stage prostate cancer is invasive and doesn’t save lives (click link read the full article). This is particularly important when you consider that many patients with prostate cancer don’t require [...]

19 03, 2017

Role of MRI and MR guided biopsy in prostate cancer

2017-08-16T05:10:00+00:00 March 19th, 2017|Categories: LPCA Blog, Prostate Study|

Originally published in the Tex US TOO March newsletter. Tex US TOO is an organization that helps men diagnosed with prostate cancer lead healthy and productive lives by offering unbiased information, peer counseling, fellowship, and emotional support. PSA levels, digital rectal exam, and urinary symptoms can help alert men to be evaluated for underlying disease, [...]

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