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 [...]

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 [...]

Treating Prostate Cancer With Robotics – CNN Report

Surgical side effects cut with robotics ATLANTA, Georgia (CNN, Aug. 5 2008) -- As 3D images illuminate the viewfinder, a joystick delicately maneuvers a pair of robotic arms. It may sound like a video game, but Dr. Nikhil Shah is actually performing cancer surgery. In this case, the surgeon is removing a man's prostate gland. [...]