Dallas Urologist Discusses Robotic Prostatectomy Impotence Risks

“Prostate cancer treatment has made great strides in the last decade with the introduction of the robotic prostatectomy.  Impotence and incontinence risks may be reduced by prostatectomies that are performed by robotic surgery,” says Dallas urologist Dr. Mark Allen.   There are numerous prostate cancer treatment options available today. If surgical removal of the prostate [...]

North Dallas Urologist Discusses PSA Testing for Prostate Cancer Screening

North Dallas urologist, Dr. Mark Allen, recommends that all men over the age of 40 receive PSA testing periodically for prostate cancer screening, making it a part of their routine physical and annual check-up. The prostate is a small, walnut-sized structure that makes up part of a man’s reproductive system.  It affects how a man [...]

Robotic Surgery for the Treatment of Prostate Cancer Proving to be Effective for Men

Dr. Mark Allen, Plano, Texas urologist, offers the da Vinci Robotic Surgery for Prostate Cancer Treatment Dr. Mark Allen offers the robotic prostatectomy to men throughout the North Dallas area as a recommended surgery for prostate removal to treat prostate cancer Men of all different walks of life will experience a urological problem at one [...]

Dr. Mark Allen, Plano, Texas Urologist, Chosen as a Best Doctor in Dallas 2011 by D Magazine

DALLAS, Tx. (Dec. 1, 2011) — Dr. Mark Allen, MD, a urologist in Plano, Texas, was recently selected as a Dallas Top Doctor by D Magazine.  The D Magazine “Best Doctors in Dallas 2011” is a renowned selection of physicians and pediatricians in the greater Dallas area who are chosen based on a peer-review voting [...]

Male Urinary Incontinence Treatment Options

The percentage of men that suffer from urinary incontinence is estimated to be lower than the percentage of women who suffer from it, but it is as equally serious and embarrassing for both. Urinary incontinence is the accidental leakage of urine. It is a condition that plagues men and women of all ages, but is [...]

Prostate Cancer Treatment using Robotic Prostatectomy

Prostate cancer is cancer that begins in the prostate gland. Prostate cancer is not commonly found in men less than 40 years of age, though it is not altogether impossible. Prostate cancer can strike any male for a number of varying reasons. Men who have had prostate problems in the past, who have a family [...]

The Prostate Px+ Test for Prostate Cancer Diagnosis

As a urologist in the North Dallas area, Dr. Mark Allen of North Texas Urology Associates (972.612.8037), has had the task of delivering unwelcome news to patients more times than he would like. The words, “you have prostate cancer” is never easy for a patient to hear.  If you are one of the 200,000 Americans [...]

Male Urinary Incontinence Associated with Prostate Cancer Surgery

More than 5 million men suffer from urinary male incontinence. Don't be one of them. Call your urologist today to learn about the treatment options that are available. Approximately 5 million men in the United States will suffer from male urinary incontinence each year. According to Dr. Mark Allen, MD, a Plano, TX [...]

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 [...]

da Vinci Prostatectomy and Calypso Radiation Therapy

As one of the DFW Metroplex's leading providers of innovative prostate cancer treatments including da Vinci Prostatectomy and Calypso Radiation Therapy, Dr. Mark Allen of North Texas Urologists in Plano, TX discusses prostate cancer symptoms and prostate cancer treatment options. Prostate Cancer: The "Prevalent" and "Inconspicuous" Cancer Prostate cancer is the leading cancer for men [...]