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Radiation Therapy for Prostate Cancer


Treating Physicians: Dr. Sabin Motwani, Dr. Rahul R Parikh

Prostate cancer is the most common malignancy in American men.

  • In 2003, more than 220,000 men were diagnosed as having prostate cancer, making it the number one type of cancer in men.
  • Nearly 29,000 men died from prostate cancer in 2003.
  • More than 75 percent of prostate cancer is diagnosed in men over age 65.


Risk Factors For Prostate Cancer

Screening For Prostate Cancer

Diagnosing Prostate Cancer

Radiation Therapy Options for Treating Prostate Cancer

External Beam Radiation Therapy

Prostate Brachytherapy

Proton Beam Therapy

Hormone Therapy