Conditions & Treatments

Urologic Cancer

Urologic cancers include cancers of the bladder, kidney, prostate and testicles are all relatively common. Prostate cancer, for example, is the most common cancer in American men.

Treatment

These include the diagnosis and treatment of all Urologic Cancers including Organ Sparing and Laparoscopic Surgeries.

A diagnosis of cancer is scary. The best treatment for you will depend on the type, grade, and stage of your bladder cancer. It also depends on your general health and age. You will want to work closely with your doctor to decide on a good treatment plan for you.

Treatment options for bladder cancer that has not entered the muscle (stages Ta, T1 and Tis) include:

  • Surgery to remove the tumor
  • Intravesical therapy
  • Surgery to remove the bladder

Treatment options for bladder cancer that has entered the bladder muscle (stages T2, T3 and T4) include:

  • Intravesical therapy
  • Surgery to remove the bladder
  • Chemotherapy
  • Radiation therapy