Prostate Cancer Rancho Mirage CA

Ultrasound Aids in Prostate Screening

Imaging technologies support doctors and patients with relevant diagnostic tools. In the field of Urology, doctors rely on modalities such as ultrasound in prostate screenings and other treatment protocols. Here, we discuss what a prostate ultrasound is, why it may be needed, and what patients can expect during their screening. Prostate Ultrasound Diagnostic ultrasound is…

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Prostate Cancer Rancho Mirage, Palm Springs & La Quinta, CA

September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

Get Informed to Reduce Your Risk Estimates state that 1 in 7 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer and that more than 2.5 million men in America have this condition now. Prostate Cancer Awareness Month presents us with the unique opportunity to shed more light on this disease, which is a leading cause of…

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Prostate Cancer Rancho Mirage, Palm Springs & La Quinta, CA

Surgery for Prostate Cancer: Exploring Your Options

We believe that an empowered patient is a more confident patient. In addition to that theory, we also believe that knowledge is power. A man who has been diagnosed with prostate cancer, or who are awaiting a formal diagnosis after specific testing, can benefit from exploring the treatment options available for his potential condition. In…

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Prostate Cancer Treatment La Quinta, CA

A Public Service Announcement on PSA

As men age, the screenings that are recommended to them by their general healthcare provider change. One such screening that can present a bit of stress is the PSA. This blood test is performed to measure the amount of prostate-specific antigen coursing through the veins. A high number has historically been perceived to mean the…

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