Prostate Cancer: Active Surveillance & Early Detection

Prostate Cancer Awareness

Author: WMURO Staff September is known for a lot of things—like changing seasons and the trek back to school. In addition, it’s an important month for the urological system, since it’s also Urology Awareness Month and Prostate Cancer Awareness Month.  Urology awareness month is organized by The Urology Foundation, and aims to raise awareness about […]

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The da Vinci® Surgical System: Is robotic-assisted surgery right for you?

robotic assisted surgery

Author: Michael Traver, MD, FACS Patients who require surgery typically worry about a variety of issues. These may include the often-invasive nature of surgical procedures—as well as how long recovery will take. Fortunately, advances in medical technology have led to minimally-invasive surgical techniques from which many patients can benefit. One of these techniques involves robotic-assisted […]

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