Urologic Cancer 

 

Our Approach

Urologic malignancies include tumors of the prostate, bladder, kidneys, adrenal glands and testicles. Of these cancers, prostate cancer is the most common. Our collaborative model ensures that knowledge and insights are shared in advance of treatment, so that highly personalized care can be sequenced and coordinated by our multidisciplinary team.

 

Diagnosis

Maimonides has both the expertise and technologies to quickly and accurately diagnose urologic cancer. At every step of the diagnostic process, our patients are cared for by experts – from our highly qualified imaging specialists who use the finest tools available in targeting tumors to our surgeons who have extensive experience performing minimally invasive biopsies for diagnosis. Our pathology team has specialized expertise in identifying urologic tumors and provides expert review and diagnosis of biopsies.

 

Treatment

Our urologic oncology experts are experts in the latest and most effective treatment approaches, including kidney-sparing surgery for renal tumors, cystectomy with continent urinary diversion, testicular tumor surgery, and multimodal management of bladder and prostate cancer. They are pioneers and experts in robotic-assisted laparoscopic surgical techniques that minimize the trauma of conventional surgery, speed recovery and help patients avoid long and expensive hospitalization.

 

Find out more and speak with a specialist.

Call 718-283-2500 to make an appointment with a urologic cancer specialist or request an appointment online today.