My HIFU Experience
Andy Results from High Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU)
Kenneth Stone Resuts with Prostate Cryotherapy
I was diagnosed with prostate cancer in 2004. During routine annual physicals and digital rectal examinations (DRE) in 2001 and 2002 a "ridge" had been detected on my prostate, but my urologists expressed no concern; my PSA scores were low. When my...
Edwin Kaylor Results with Prostate Cryotherapy
Dr. Scionti has been my doctor for years. I had an enlarged prostate, and I was getting regular PSA blood tests. They tended to be high, so I also had annual biopsies. They were negative for cancer but showed some precursors.
When the January 2005...
THE GIFT OF HIFU High Intensity Focused Ultrasound
My husband and I have been married almost 32 years. Ben (not his real name) was a senior executive in the banking industry for 35 years and is now president of a real estate investment company. I own a boutique gallery that sells items crafted by...
Dr. Scionti has combined his vast skills and experience in treating over 1000 HIFU patients along with his unique highly defined HIFU techniques to develop the Advanced HIFU Protocol which incorporates MRI Fusion guidanceThe Advanced HIFU Protocol is designed to go beyond a standard HIFU treatments...Read More
Practice makes perfect, as the saying goes. This especially rings true when it comes to choosing a doctor to treat your prostate cancer. Prostate cancer support groups repeatedly advise members to find an expert, no matter which treatment they have.Read More
Medscape (5/19, Johnson) reported that targeted "prostate biopsies that use a fusion of multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and ultrasound can produce a significantly higher yield and might be a replacement for traditional systematic biopsies," according to findings presented at the...Read More
Prostate cancer is not a single disease that behaves the same in all patients. The standard of surgical removal of the entire gland (radical prostatectomy) has been replaced by an array of effective, minimally invasive techniques. For appropriate patients, I have long been committed to treatment by...Read More