New Prostate Center in Focus

May 2013
Renal & Urology News;May2013, Vol. 12 Issue 5, p20
An interview with Dr. Ashutosh K. Tewari, head of the Center for Prostate Cancer at New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center in New York City, is presented. He boasts the excellence of the hospitals in the treatment of prostate cancer. Tewari confirms that robotic prostatectomy is a viable treatment choice for the cancer. He also reveals that his research will focus on real-time decision by using imaging techniques.


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