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Mar 08, 2016, 03:10 ET Radiation for Prostate Cancer Linked to Secondary Cancers

World renowned robotic prostate surgeon, Dr. David Samadi, urges men to do their research, and weigh their options, before getting treated for...


Mar 01, 2016, 03:10 ET Annual Prostate Check-Ups Are for More Than Just Prostate Cancer

Lenox Hill robotic prostate surgeon, David Samadi, MD, urges men to get annual prostate checks and maintain prostate health. Most people believe...


Feb 23, 2016, 03:10 ET What you need to know about an elevated PSA

 As men get older, they should be aware of their PSA, whether it is elevated, and what it means for the PSA to be elevated. PSA stands for...


Feb 17, 2016, 03:10 ET New 10-minute saliva test to detect cancer

Researchers at the California State University have developed a new test to detect cancer that takes just ten minutes and uses just a drop of...


Feb 11, 2016, 03:10 ET Prostate cancer death rates have dropped about 50 percent in the past 2 decades, according to new study

World renowned robotic prostate surgeon, Dr. David Samadi, encourages men to get screened for prostate cancer early, and often.  A new study...


Feb 08, 2016, 03:00 ET Could Exercise Improve Prostate Cancer Survival?

 World renowned robotic prostate surgeon, Dr. David Samadi, encourages men to stay active no matter what their age as part of their prostate...


Feb 04, 2016, 03:00 ET Are Men with Low Risk Prostate Cancer Being Monitored Closely Enough?

A recent study from the University of California found that many men who choose 'active surveillance' do not follow up with tests and office visits...


Jan 20, 2016, 03:10 ET Men with prostate cancer in more highly populated areas more likely to be treated with surgery or radiation

A new study suggests that men with localized prostate cancer living in more highly populated areas are more likely to be treated with surgery or...


Jan 12, 2016, 03:10 ET World renowned Robotic prostate cancer surgeon in New York supports new study for use of ConfirmMDx

 Dr. David Samadi is a world renowned Robotic prostate cancer surgeon and urologic oncologist in New York. He specializes in the treatment of...


Jan 05, 2016, 16:29 ET Fusion biopsy detects riskiest prostate cancers

New imaging technologies involving MRI are emerging that are helping urologists more accurately target prostate cancer lesions in men diagnosed...


Dec 29, 2015, 03:10 ET New study: One orgasm a day could reduce prostate cancer risk

According to a new study, one orgasm a day could reduce a man's risk for prostate cancer. Researchers claim that while an orgasm provides...


Dec 17, 2015, 03:10 ET New prostate cancer study: Surgery is a better option than radiation

 A new study says that for men with localized prostate cancer, surgery is the best long term treatment option and a better option than...


Dec 15, 2015, 03:10 ET New study: Black men with clinical prostatitis may have lower risk of prostate cancer

 According to a new study, African American men with clinical chronic prostatitis have a significantly lower risk of prostate cancer. ...


Dec 08, 2015, 03:10 ET New study: Diet linked to prostate cancer survival

 New research suggests that what you eat is linked to the development of prostate cancer. Prostate cancer, also known as the "silent killer,"...


Dec 04, 2015, 03:10 ET BPH affects millions of men, significantly disrupts quality of life

 BPH, or benign prostatic hyperplasia, is a condition of the prostate that many men develop with age. When men get older, the prostate gland...


Nov 24, 2015, 03:10 ET With fewer PSA screenings, will more men die of prostate cancer?

According to two new studies, fewer men are having PSA tests today than in 2005. This is something that many doctors, scientists, and public health...


Nov 10, 2015, 03:00 ET High Tech Prostate Imaging and Biopsy: Dr. David Samadi Now Offering Upgraded version of MRI Fusion Biopsy

Dr. David Samadi is proud to introduce an upgraded new MR solution for targeted biopsy of the prostate. Through our recent adoption of the UroNav...


Nov 03, 2015, 03:09 ET Movember: 3 Key 2015 Research Findings for Men's Health

November is known as "Movember," an awareness month dedicated to raising awareness and education around men's health and common cancers such as...


Sep 29, 2015, 03:09 ET New York Urologist, Dr. David Samadi, Performs MRI-Guided Biopsy Providing Expert Analysis For Diagnosing Prostate Cancer

 At the Dr. Samadi Prostate Cancer Center, Dr. Samadi performs each MRI-Fusion Guided Prostate Biopsy procedure, ensuring patients receive...


Sep 22, 2015, 03:10 ET You're At High Risk for Prostate Cancer If You Have A Family History

 Family history is the most critical risk factor for prostate cancer. Men are more at risk if they had a father or brother with prostate...


Sep 15, 2015, 03:10 ET Race Matters When it Comes to Prostate Cancer

African-American men are more than twice as likely to die of prostate cancer compared to Caucasian men. World renowned robotic prostate surgeon,...


Sep 08, 2015, 03:09 ET Elevated PSA Doesn't Always Mean Prostate Cancer

 An elevated PSA is not a diagnosis for prostate cancer, nor does it always lead to a biopsy. The PSA blood test is often the first step in...


Sep 01, 2015, 03:09 ET Free Consultation for Patients Newly Diagnosed for Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

 September marks the beginning of Prostate Cancer Awareness Month. World renowned robotic prostate cancer surgeon, Dr. David Samadi, is...


Aug 25, 2015, 03:08 ET 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 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...