Five things to know about HIFU

February 12, 2016

Life can change dramatically upon hearing you have an elevated PSA level or a diagnosis of prostate cancer. In searching for answers to determine your next step, you may have come across the term HIFU. You may have also learned that HIFU, or high intensity focused ultrasound, was cleared for prostate tissue ablation in the United States by the Food and Drug Administration in October 2015.

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Patient Perspective: Daniel Hazell

February 4, 2016

On Dec. 4, 2015, 61-year old Daniel Hazell, a corrections officer from Graceville, Fla., became the first patient of Vituro Health Medical Director Stephen Scionti, M.D., to be treated using the minimally-invasive high intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) therapy in the United States.

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Why choose HIFU?

January 25, 2016

In search of the best treatment for your prostate cancer? Have questions about HIFU and if it is right for you? If you were to ask Vituro Health Medical Director Stephen Scionti, M.D., the leading U.S. HIFU expert, he would tell you the answer is simple.

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