Depending on several factors, prostate cancer treatment options can range from monitoring the tumor to radical prostatectomy (removal of the prostate gland). Determining factors for treatment options may include age and general health of the patient, stage and grade of the cancer, physical symptoms and an evaluation of the side effects associated with the different procedures.
McLaren Flint offers all the most up to date treatment options to address prostate cancer:
About Robotic Surgery
External Beam Radiation Therapy
Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT)
To learn more or to schedule an appointment with a radiation oncologist at the McLaren Cancer Institute in Flint, call (810) 342-3800.