Based on updated analysis of medical data about the harms and benefits of prostate cancer screening by PSA blood test and digital rectal examination, the USPSTF has changed it's position to encourage shared-decision making between patients and their doctors.
Every March, away from the basketball court, a different kind of madness begins. Whether it’s called U Vas Madness or carries a cool ad slogan like “it’s hip to get snipped,” it’s urologists’ one shining moment: vasectomy season.
And you thought only the nets got cut this time of year.
Urologist, Dr. Compton Benjamin, spoke with WTOP about prostate cancer following Dr. Drew’s announcement of his detection and surgery of the cancer.
Dr. Harold Frazier tells WTOP, "It's concerning". The GW Medical Facility Associates urologist and prostate cancer specialist, commented on a recent study indicating that men might be at a higher risk of prostate cancer if they consume a large amount of omega-3 fatty acids.
Dr. Tiffany Sotelo appeared in a Discovery Channel continuing medical education piece about overactive bladder.
WUSA9 covered the Dash4Dad annual four mile race took place on Sunday June 17, 2012 to raise funds for ZERO, The Project to End Prostate Cancer, and The GW Medical Faculty Associates.
NBC 4 covered the Dash4Dad annual four mile race that took place on Sunday June 17, 2012 to raise funds for ZERO, The Project to End Prostate Cancer, and The GW Medical Faculty Associates.
Dr. Compton Benjamin, urologist, spoke with WTOP radio about the recommendation that prostate cancer screening is unnecessary.
Dr. Compton Benjamin, urologist, discussed the importance of receiving a PSA exam with a prostate cancer screening on NPR.