What is Personalized Prostate Care?

March 1, 2016

Vituro Health’s personalized prostate care program offers patients personalized programs to determine the best courses of action and treatment for their specific situations and needs.

Patient Perspective: Richard Gaffoglio

February 25, 2016

Retired golf professional Richard Gaffoglio, 68, was diagnosed with prostate cancer in December 2015. Gaffoglio knew Vahan Kassabian, M.D., F.A.C.S., medical director at Georgia Urology and Vituro Health partner physician, for many years through his work.

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Myth Busters: Five Myths about Prostate Cancer

February 19, 2016

Prostate cancer is the most common cancer found in men, with over 230,000 men diagnosed in the United States every year. Although it is common, it is still one of the least well-known cancers and there are several myths circulating about symptoms, treatment and life after treatment.

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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