Donald L. Trump, MD, FACP

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.
Expert Opinion published on January 13, 2012 in Treatment
Dr. Donald Trump discusses the role of chemotherapy in the treatment of prostate cancer patients. He addresses FDA-approved drugs which will improve quality of survival in men with prostate cancer who are no longer being helped with hormone therapy.
Expert Opinion published on January 13, 2012 in Treatment
Dr. Donald Trump discusses the treatment options available for prostate cancer patients. He addresses hormone and chemotherapies, as well as immunologic approaches in the treatment of prostate cancer
Expert Opinion published on January 13, 2012 in Treatment
Dr. Donald Trump discusses a new prostate cancer vaccine and its results in the treatment of men with prostate cancer. He addresses how studies indicate that the vaccine has resulted in improved overall survival rates in men with prostate cancer.