Treatment

Expert Opinion published on June 28, 2013 in Treatment
Dr. Oliver Sartor discusses the new treatments that are now available for prostate cancer
Expert Opinion published on June 28, 2013 in Treatment
Dr. Daniel Petrylak addresses prostate cancer and bone-related events.
Expert Opinion published on June 28, 2013 in Treatment
Dr Oliver Sartor discusses switching therapy to a new treatment.
Expert Opinion published on June 28, 2013 in Treatment
Dr. Oliver Sartor discusses using an angiogenesis inhibitor as an addition to prostate cancer treatment.
Expert Opinion published on January 13, 2012 in Treatment
Dan Zenka discusses that there are more than 26 genotypes or varieties of prostate cancer. He addresses that there are some very slow growing, non life-threatening types, and some very aggressive types, and that a patient needs to look at all the treatment options that are available to them based upon testing and diagnosis.
Expert Opinion published on January 13, 2012 in Treatment
Dr. Donald Trump discusses radiation therapy and surgery as options for localized prostate cancer. He discusses these choices as influenced by patient factors, age, other illnesses, and patient preference.
Expert Opinion published on January 13, 2012 in Treatment
Dr. Donald Trump discusses why some clinicians use a surveillance approach in the treatment of certain prostate cancers. He addresses criteria in taking this approach, including cancer biopsy results, appearance under the microscope, and Gleason grade.
Expert Opinion published on January 13, 2012 in Treatment
Dr. Donald Trump discusses the history and current use of hormone therapy in the treatment of prostate cancer. He adds that there are multiple medical approaches to reducing the production of male hormones by the testicles.
Expert Opinion published on January 13, 2012 in Treatment
Dr. Donald Trump addresses a few situations where there is good evidence that a reduction in male hormone levels can be achieved by anti-androgen treatment or androgen deprivation treatments. He discusses instances when the use of androgen deprivation or hormone therapy in combination with radiation in properly selected circumstances yields a superior outcome.
Expert Opinion published on January 13, 2012 in Treatment
Dr. Donald Trump discusses alternate treatment options for prostate cancer patients once hormone therapy stops working. He addresses the various types of therapies and treatments that can improve the quality and length of survival in men whose prostate cancer has become active again.