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Wayne Brisbane, MD discusses the difference between a normal prostate, benign prostatic hyperplasia and prostate cancer. He also discusses why how using imaging can guide both diagnosis and treatment for better patient results. He goes over treatment techniques such as groundbreaking focal therapy, radiation, traditional surgery and combination therapies.
Wayne Brisbane M.D. gives an overview of prostate cancer focal therapy. He differentiates prostate cancer focal therapy from whole-gland therapy. He helps to understand the limitations of focal therapy and he characterizes the ideal patient for this innovative therapy.
Kevin Campbell, MD goes over what Testosterone Deficiency means, various treatment options and what to be aware of before starting testosterone therapy. He also goes over Erectile Dysfunction, including the causes and treatments including: injection therapy, medication, devices and implants.
Kevin Campbell MD discusses male infertility. He shares the initial steps in the workup of male infertility, exploring medical therapies that optimize fertility and surgical options available to improve or restore male fertility.
Paul Crispen MD defines recurrence rates in stage I bladder cancer. He characterizes established methods to decrease disease recurrence and helps us recognize barriers to implementing methods that improve outcomes.
Paul Crispen MD discusses the bladder preservation program at UF Health Shands Hospital, examining current indications for radical cystectomy when treating bladder cancer. He helps us understand current indications for radical cystectomy when treating bladder cancer. He defines BCG refractory disease and treatment options outside of radical cystectomy for BCG refractory disease, and very importantly shares patient and tumor characteristics that are associated with improved outcomes.
In this panel discussion, Kathryn Hitchcock MD, PhD, Brian Ramnaraign MD, and Paul Crispen MD examine the multi-disciplinary approach for treating bladder cancer. They explain the treatment options available to patients with muscle invasive bladder cancer, when each are appropriate, and what approaches clinical trials are attempting to bring in. They also describe the experience of patients after cystectomy or bladder preservation, and the cancer-free and overall survival of patients in these populations.
Michael Dennis, MD discusses benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). He helps us understand BPH in its role of causal symptomatology. He reviews the epidemiology and treatment modalities in BPH and shares an evidence-based knowledge of current and emerging therapies for BPH.
Padraic O’Malley MSc, MD discusses advanced kidney cancer management at UF Health Shands Hospital. He shares how they utilize surgery, radiation, and medical oncology therapies, some of the most exciting advanced surgical technologies, and how utilization of a multidisciplinary team has been ideal for managing these complex patients.
Li-Ming Su, MD discusses the robotic urologic surgery program at UF Health Shands Hospital. He shares how advancements in instrumentation and rapid adoption of robotic surgery is changing the landscape of urologic surgeries at UF Health Shands Hospital. He examines the advantages of robotic surgery over conventional open and laparoscopic surgery and how the multitude of robotic surgical procedures are applied to oncologic procedures, female urology and reconstructive surgery.
Larry Yeung, MD reviews the various types of incontinence, why it is important to treat and different management options including behavior modification, medication, devices, physical therapy and various surgical options.