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 [...]

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 [...]

What To Expect with a Robotic Prostatectomy

If you are considering a da Vinci Prostatectomy to treat your prostate cancer, here is what you can expect from initial appointment to follow-up care. 1. Initial Appointment Typically, your primary care physician will check your PSA levels in your blood workup during your routine check-up.  If your laboratory results show an “elevated PSA”, you [...]

Mark Allen, M.D. Specializes in Robotic, Laproscopic and Traditional Surgery

Dr. Mark Allen, M.D. of North Dallas Urology Associates located in Plano, Texas has been providing urologic evaluations, treatments and surgical services in the North Texas market for over 15 years.  Dr. Allen is committed to staying current on technological advances that enable him to provide his urology patients with cutting-edge treatments and non-invasive surgical [...]