We were excited to announce in November of 2017 that WakeMed Cary Hospital is now offering HIFU for prostate cancer to patients. This partnership expands the accessibility of HIFU to more men looking for non-invasive prostate cancer treatment options
“WakeMed is an exceptional health system with an outstanding reputation in North Carolina. We are confident that patients who receive HIFU at WakeMed Cary Hospital will receive quality care all the way through the process,” said John McLean, chief operating officer, HIFU Prostate Services.
About WakeMed Health & Hospitals
Serving the community since 1961, WakeMed Health & Hospitals is a nationally recognized, private, not-for-profit health care organization founded and based in Raleigh, N.C. The largest health system in Wake County, WakeMed exists to improve the health and well-being of our community by providing outstanding, compassionate, patient- and family-centered care to all.
The 919-bed system comprises a network of facilities throughout the Triangle area, delivering health and wellness services that bring added value to the communities we serve. WakeMed is a leader in cardiac and vascular care, women’s and children’s services, emergency medicine and trauma care, physical rehabilitation, orthopaedics and neurosciences.
Specialty facilities include the WakeMed Heart Center, Children’s Hospital, Women’s Pavilion and Birthplace, Women’s Hospital at WakeMed North, WakeMed Rehabilitation Hospital, Adult and Children’s Emergency Departments and a Level 1 Trauma Center.
WakeMed’s team of more than 8,800 employees, 1,500 volunteers, 1,200 affiliated physicians, and the more than 280 physicians employed by WakeMed Physician Practices use the most advanced technologies along with the best minds and the biggest hearts to ensure the finest quality in health care and community health. For more information, visit www.wakemed.org.
In addition to WakeMed Cary Hospital, HIFU is also available with experienced physicians at Rex Surgery Center.