The following classes, events, programs and support groups are available through the Helen & Harry Gray Cancer Center. Classes are held at our Hartford and Avon locations, as well as other Hartford Hospital locations. Some classes are free; others charge a fee, and some allow online registration.
Localized Prostate Cancer: Detection and Treatment
Department:   Urology
Description:

Are you confused with the current controversy concerning prostate cancer screening? Are the multiple treatment options available for localized prostate cancer overwhelming?

Dr. Joseph Wagner is a nationally recognized leader in robotic surgery and performed some of the first urologic robotic cases in this country in 2001.

Dr. Kenneth Leopold is a graduate of the Harvard Joint Center for Radiation Therapy and helped pioneer the use of intensity modulated radiation therapy and transperineal radio-active seed implants at Hartford Hospital.


In this Seminar, you will learn about:

  • Understand risk factors for developing prostate cancer
  • Discuss methods of detection
  • Review all treatment options for localized prostate cancer including external beam radiation and radioactive seed implantation

Registration: Required.
Fee Desc: Free
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