Calypso 4d Localization Radiation System as a Prostate Cancer Treatment

Through a simple PSA blood test, Dr. Mark Allen, MD (972.612.8037), a urologist with North Dallas Urology Associates, was able to quickly diagnose Michael* with prostate cancer. As an active 48-year old husband, father and president of a mid-size manufacturing plant, the diagnosis came as a complete shock. With no real symptoms, Michael's prostate cancer [...]

Dr. Mark Allen Uses Body GPS to Deliver Prostate Cancer Radiation Therapy

With the help of sister company North Dallas Radiation Oncology Center, Dr. Mark Allen of North Dallas Urology Associates brings a new technology to North Texas prostate cancer patients to help reduce the side effects of prostate cancer radiation therapy.  According to CBS 11 News Dallas, "North Dallas Radiation Oncology, in Plano, is one of [...]

Prostate Cancer Radiation Treatment and Organ Motion

Prostate motion documented in the daily report demonstrates motion of the prostate of greater than 1cm over 6 minutes. If you are considering radiation treatment for your prostate cancer, it is important to know about organ motion.  Organ motion is prevalent, variable, and unpredictable during radiation therapy.  It presents challenges to delivering precise [...]