Deepak A. Kapoor, MD Testifies to the House Energy and Commerce Committee

The diagnosis of prostate cancer is usually established with a test called needle biopsy of the prostate. Doctors rely on the results of the biopsy to counsel patients about the treatment options available to them. “Precision medicine and targeted therapy requires complete and total diagnostic accuracy in this test,” says Dr. Kapoor. Despite best laboratory practices, errors are being made. Click below to hear the testimony.

 

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Do you Plan Your Day Around Being Near a Bathroom?

Sound familiar? Visit an AUCNY physician and get back in control of your life!

 

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Suozzi Subject of “Probe”

Congressman Tom Suozzi underwent a routine prostate exam as part of an effort to raise awareness about prostate cancer and the importance of getting checked. The screening was administered by Integrated Medical Foundation (IMF), a non-profit organization which promotes awareness and early detection of prostate cancer. It entailed a PSA blood test and a digital rectal exam administered by IMF Founding President Dr. Deepak Kapoor, M.D. of Advanced Urology Centers of New York. Read about the results here.

 

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Sid Rosenberg of WABC radio’s “Sid & Bernie” Show talks about ARC

Did you hear Sid Rosenberg of WABC radio’s “Sid& Bernie” show talk about ARC? If not, tune in to listen.

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Sid Rosenberg of WABC radio’s “Sid & Bernie” Show talks about AUCNY

Did you hear Sid Rosenberg of WABC radio’s “Sid & Bernie” show talk about AUCNY? If not, tune in to listen.

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Origins of the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force

Dr. David Crawford invited Dr. Deepak Kapoor to discuss the origins and background of the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF). This presentation is especially timely and important with the USPSTF’s recommendation against prostate-specific antigen (PSA)-based screening for prostate cancer. Listen here.

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LHRH Agonists and Antagonists in Prostate Cancer

Carl Olsson, MD, compared the efficacy of LHRH agonists with antagonists, which are commonly used to treat patients with prostate cancer. Tune in here.

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Weighted Gleason Grade Group: A New Prostate Cancer Biopsy Reporting System with Prognostic Potential

Drs. Carl A. Olsson and Deepak A. Kapoor teamed with colleagues from world renowned institutions to propose a new prostate cancer biopsy reporting system which has prognostic potential. To see the poster presented at the 2016 Society of Urologic Oncology (SUO) Annual meeting, click here.

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Adapting to the New Value-Based Payment Models

Deepak A. Kapoor, MD discussed how physicians can adapt to the new value-based payment models. To listen to the interview, click here.

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Dr. Nicole Fleischmann Takes the Questions out of many Female Health Issues

Nicole Fleischmann, MD had a candid conversation about women’s issues with Lisa Davis of “It’s Your Health.” She discussed different diagnoses and the exciting new MonaLisa Touch® treatment. Click here to get answers to many of your questions.

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