HIFU Blog

HIFU Experience Counts

Contributed by Robert Pugach, MD – Last week, the HPS blog discussed how important working with an experienced physician is when you are facing a prostate cancer diagnosis. Experience is […]… read more

The Male Lumpectomy – Focal Therapy

Contributed by Robert Pugach, MD I am excited to let you know about a new modality in the treatment of prostate cancer, “focal therapy.” Focal HIFU represents a breakthrough in the […]… read more

1 in 7 – Screening for Prostate Cancer

When it comes to cancer, it’s all about managing risk—the older a patient is, and the more personal elements that correlate to having cancer, the earlier a patient needs to […]… read more

Physician Spotlight: Dr. Michael Lazar

Although HIFU was recently approved in the US, there are a significant number of urologists throughout the United States that have already invested time and energy to become experts in […]… read more

HIFU 101: What you Need to Know About HIFU

HIFU or high intensity focused ultrasound, was cleared by the FDA for prostate tissue ablation in October 2015. However, even before then, many men with the prostate disease were investigating […]… read more