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What happened to Dr Ronald Wheeler?


Who is Dr Ronald Wheeler?


Photo of Dr Wheeler from Sarasota Police depoartment at the time of his arrest.

Dr Wheeler is a urologist who has had an office in Sarasota, Fl for many years. His medical practice was named the Diagnostic Center for Disease. Although he completed a residency...

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Does HIFU treatment require a TURP  procedure first?


Is a TURP required for HIFU: The short answer is sometimes. Continue reading to learn more about the use of TURP with HIFU. Note that Focal or Targeted MRI Fusion Guided HIFU treatment to only a region of the prostate  gland does NOT require a TYRP.

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Is HIFU covered by insurance?

HIFU was appoved by the FDA on October 9, 2015, over 1 year ago.  I have personally treated over 100 patients in Sarasota in the 8 months since the opening of the Vituro Health Sarasota HIFU Center of Excellence. So, it is reasonable to assume that since the FDA approved HIFU, then , of course,...

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FDA mandated HIFU Training

HIFU training was mandated by the FDA when HIFU was approved on October 9, 2015.

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