Focal therapy - less is more

25 Aug 2012

In her article for the Australian Financial Review, Prostate treatment: when less is more, Jill Margo discusses the emergence of a new hybrid treatment for prostate cancer. Focal therapy is about to become available in Australia. It is still controversial, althoguh manhy consider it a welcome alternative to other more invasice treatments.

How MRI works for prostate cancer

29 Jun 2012

In her article for the Australian Financial Review, How MRI works for prostate cancer, Jill Margo looks at the advantages of MRI over ultrasound in locating prostate cancer. Dr Phillip Stricker explains how MRI has a higher chance of locating elusive tumours and allows other treatments, such as surgery and radiotherapy, to be performed with greater precision. Read the article to find out why MRI can mean more effective and less invasive treatments.

Bucking the biopsy's brutal bang

26 Jun 2012

In her article for the Australian Financial Review, Bucking the biopsy's brutal bang, Jill Margo investigates progress made in prostate biopsy. Her interview with Dr Phillip Stricker reveals the latest advances in prostate biopsy, how they came about and what they mean to the patient. Read the article to find out how men can now look forward to better and more accurate results with the use of grid-directed saturation biopsy.

AUA awards first prize to our presentation.

06 Jun 2012

All of my patients receive questionnaires to assess their quality-of-life in addition to their cancer outcomes. The results were just presented at the Annual Meeting of the Urological Association of America and won First Prize for this presentation - see poster

Click here to download a PDF of this poster.