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.
Did you hear Sid Rosenberg of WABC radio’s “Sid& Bernie” show talk about ARC? If not, tune in to listen.
Did you hear Sid Rosenberg of WABC radio’s “Sid & Bernie” show talk about AUCNY? If not, tune in to listen.
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.
Carl Olsson, MD, compared the efficacy of LHRH agonists with antagonists, which are commonly used to treat patients with prostate cancer. Tune in here.
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.
Deepak A. Kapoor, MD discussed how physicians can adapt to the new value-based payment models. To listen to the interview, click here.
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.
Deepak A. Kapoor, MD spoke with Bill Daughtry of “New York Sports and Beyond” on ESPN radio about prostate cancer. Click here to learn how prostate cancer screening can save your life and hear Bill’s story.
Much has been written about the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA). Dr. Deepak Kapoor said his group has “stayed ahead of the curve and is actually waiting for the regulations to catch up. We [implemented] protocols and mandatory clinical pathways in 2008, and we audit thousands of charts each month,” he said. Click here to read the interview.