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Aug 25, 2015, 03:08 ET
New research has revealed that five different types of prostate cancer exist. How will this discovery change the outlook of prostate cancer screenings? World renowned robotic prostate cancer surgeon, Dr. David Samadi, evaluates. Patients newly diagnosed with prostate cancer can contact world renowned prostate cancer surgeon and urologic oncologist, Dr. David Samadi, for a consultation or second opinion. For men with a family history of the disease, contact Dr. Samadi to learn more about your risk factors...

Are You At Risk? 5 Different Types of Prostate Cancer Found

 New research has revealed that five different types of prostate cancer exist. How will this discovery change the outlook of prostate cancer...

Aug 18, 2015, 03:08 ET
Revolutionary genetic test, Oncotype DX from Genomic Health, is now offered at Dr. Samadi's Prostate Cancer Center in New York City. For men with an elevated PSA, high-risk for prostate cancer or who've had a previous biopsy, Oncotype DX may be the next step in assessing the potential growth rate of the tumor or how aggressive the cancer currently is. This directly leads to which treatment option is right for the patient. This genetic test gives us the ability to treat each patient individually," said Dr. Samadi.

New Genetic Test Oncotype DX Now Offered at Dr. Samadi's Prostate Cancer Center

 Revolutionary genetic test, Oncotype DX from Genomic Health, is now offered at Dr. Samadi's Prostate Cancer Center in New York City. For men...

Aug 11, 2015, 03:08 ET
Renowned Urologist and Robotic Prostate Cancer Surgeon, Dr. David Samadi, solely offers the revolutionary UroNav Fusion Biopsy System for MRI-Guided Fusion Biopsy in men with an elevated PSA. Innovated from the company, Invivo, the UroNav brings the power of MRI Guided Biopsy to diagnosing prostate cancer. This technique has tremendously improved the detection and differentiation of high and low-risk prostate cancers. Integrating the use of an MRI makes for a much more accurate diagnosis, especially when it comes to the staging of the prostate cancer.

UroNav Fusion Biopsy System Only Offered at Dr. Samadi's Prostate Cancer Center in New York City

 Renowned Urologist and Robotic Prostate Cancer Surgeon, Dr. David Samadi, solely offers the revolutionary UroNav Fusion Biopsy System for...

Aug 04, 2015, 03:05 ET
Robotic surgery is safe at Lenox Hill Hospital. Led by Chief of Robotic Surgery, Dr. David Samadi, patients should choose Lenox Hill for robotic prostate surgery because an experienced surgeon is performing the entire procedure. Dr. David Samadi is a world renowned robotic prostate cancer surgeon because of his surgical volume (6,000 cases to date), successful track record and training in open and laparoscopic prostate surgery. He performs the entire surgery using his SMART Surgery ...

Why Patients Should Choose Lenox Hill Hospital for Robotic Surgery

Robotic surgery is safe at Lenox Hill Hospital. Led by Chief of Robotic Surgery, Dr. David Samadi, patients should choose Lenox Hill for robotic...

Jul 28, 2015, 03:37 ET
Dr. David Samadi's Prostate Cancer Center is now offering new genetic test, PCA3 test for prostate cancer screening following an elevated PSA. The PCA3 test is a simple urine sample collected following a digital rectal exam for the determination of the PCA3 score. The higher the PCA3 score, the more likely that prostate cancer will be found in the prostate biopsy. If the PCA3 score is low, a prostate biopsy may be unnecessary or at least delayed for some time.

PCA3 Test Now Offered at Dr. Samadi's Prostate Cancer Center

Dr. David Samadi's Prostate Cancer Center is now offering the PCA3 test for prostate cancer screening. The PCA3 test is a simple urine sample...

Jul 21, 2015, 03:38 ET
Dr. David Samadi's Prostate Cancer Center is now offering the 4K Score test for prostate cancer screening. The 4K score is a blood test measuring 4 different prostate-related proteins that provides a percent risk score of having an aggressive prostate cancer. This new tumor marker is an optimized screening and diagnostic test for prostate cancer that assesses the risk of prostate cancer to further indicate the need for a biopsy.

4K Score Test Now Offered at Dr. Samadi's Prostate Cancer Center

 Dr. David Samadi's Prostate Cancer Center is now offering the 4K Score test for prostate cancer screening. The 4K Score is a blood...

Jul 14, 2015, 04:38 ET

Did the U.S. Task Force Make the Wrong Call for Prostate Cancer?

 Current U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Guidelines for prostate screening may be impacting the detection of high-risk prostate cancer. A...

Jul 07, 2015, 05:38 ET

New Study Shows Surgery Has Less Side Effects and Long-Term Issues Over Radiation for Treating Prostate Cancer

 New study findings reveal that more complications occur in patients treated with radiation therapy versus surgery for prostate cancer....

Jun 30, 2015, 04:38 ET

New Revolutionary Genetic Testing for Prostate Cancer Offered at Dr. Samadi's Prostate Cancer Center

 The Dr. Samadi Prostate Cancer Center in New York City is now offering a full suite of new genetic testing methods for men with an elevated...

Jun 23, 2015, 04:38 ET

Dr. David Samadi's Prostate Cancer Center Offers Biomarker Diagnostic Testing for Prostate Cancer

World renowned robotic prostate surgeon, Dr. David Samadi, is now offering a full suite of advanced diagnostic testing for diagnosing prostate...

Jun 16, 2015, 06:14 ET
The Peter Latos Prostate Cancer Foundation donated $20,000 to the Samadi Robotics Foundation, working to prevent, treat, and ultimately finding a cure for Prostate Cancer. The Samadi Robotics Foundation was founded by Dr. David B. Samadi, world-renowned robotic prostate cancer surgeon.

Samadi Robotics Foundation Receives Generous Donation to Help Fund and Educate for Prostate Cancer Prevention

World renowned robotic prostate cancer surgeon, Dr. David B. Samadi, was awarded the Peter Latos Prostate Cancer Foundation Award last Thursday at...

Jun 09, 2015, 05:37 ET
World renowned prostate cancer surgeon and men's health specialist, Dr. David Samadi, calls for women to take the Samadi Challenge during Men's Health Month and creates a screening and prevention guide for men by age.

Samadi Challenge for Men's Health Month: Screening and Prevention Guidelines

 World renowned prostate cancer surgeon and men's health specialist, Dr. David Samadi, calls for women to take the Samadi Challenge during...

Jun 02, 2015, 05:37 ET
Patients newly diagnosed with an elevated PSA or Prostate Cancer can set up a consultation with world renowned Prostate Cancer surgeon, Dr. David Samadi, to find the right treatment by visiting ProstateCancer911.com and calling 212.365.5000.

Does an Elevated PSA Indicate Prostate Cancer?

 Dr. David Samadi, Chairman of Urology and Chief of Robotic Surgery at Lenox Hill Hospital and Professor of Urology at Hofstra North Shore-LIJ...

May 29, 2015, 04:48 ET
Dr. David Samadi's Prostate Cancer Center at Lenox Hill Hospital is using the Uronav MR/Ultrasound Fusion Biopsy System - a high tech MRI system that fuses pre-biopsy MR images of the prostate with ultrasound-guided biopsy images in real time.

MR/Ultrasound Fusion-Guided Biopsy Better Able to Detect Aggressive Prostate Cancer, New Study Says

 World-renowned prostate surgeon and New York Urologist, Dr. David Samadi, evaluates new findings on the benefit of MR/Ultrasound Fusion-Guided...

May 28, 2015, 05:37 ET

Dr. David Samadi: New Genetic Testing May Prove Better Screening for Prostate Cancer

 World renowned robotic prostate cancer surgeon, Dr. David Samadi evaluates the future of how prostate cancer will be diagnosed and treated....

May 19, 2015, 05:46 ET

Free Consultation for Patients Newly Diagnosed with Prostate Cancer

 Patients newly diagnosed with Prostate Cancer can contact world renowned Prostate Cancer surgeon and urologic oncologist, Dr. David Samadi,...

May 12, 2015, 05:46 ET

Risk of Prostate Cancer as High as Breast Cancer

 World renowned robotic prostate cancer surgeon, Dr. David Samadi, evaluates the parallels between Prostate cancer and Breast...

May 05, 2015, 05:36 ET

Urinary Control After Robotic Prostate Surgery

 Men evaluating the option of surgery for treating prostate cancer may worry about the risk of damaging urinary control. Renowned robotic...

Apr 21, 2015, 05:37 ET

World-Renowned Robotic Prostate Cancer Surgeon, Dr. David Samadi, Offers Free Consultation to Men Newly Diagnosed with Prostate Cancer

 Chairman of Urology, Chief of Robotic Surgery at Lenox Hill Hospital and world renowned robotic prostate cancer surgeon, Dr. David Samadi, is...

Apr 02, 2015, 03:00 ET
Dr. David Samadi's SMART (Samadi Modified Advanced Robotic Technique) Surgery Technique and Treatment Trifecta make him a world-renowned robotic surgeon for prostate cancer.

Sex After Prostate Cancer Made Possible by World-Renowned Robotic Prostate Cancer Surgeon, Dr. David Samadi, using SMART Technique

 Men diagnosed with prostate cancer may struggle with facing their treatment options and how it will affect sexual function. Often, many...