Treating Oligometastatic Prostate Cancer with Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy

 

When it comes to treating oligometastatic prostate cancer, evidence shows that stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT), which is a form of high-precision cancer therapy that delivers substantially higher doses of radiation to the tumor site in just one or a few treatment sessions, is an excellent treatment option for men battling the disease. An active […]

 

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Prostate Cancer: Know Your Options

 

Thanks to advancements in research and treatment methods, men diagnosed with prostate cancer have more options and resources available to them than ever before. Whether you or a loved one has been newly diagnosed with prostate cancer, talking to your doctor to learn more about the disease and treatments that are right for you is […]

 

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Prostate Cancer Treatment Options for Newly Diagnosed Patients

 

Thanks to advancements in research and treatment methods, men diagnosed with prostate cancer have more options and resources available to them than ever before. Whether you or a loved one has been newly diagnosed with prostate cancer, talking to your doctor to learn more about the disease and treatments that are right for you is […]

 

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Treating Prostate Cancer with Radiation Therapy at Rush RadioSurgery

 

Watch this video and learn how the physicians and staff at Rush RadioSurgery treat prostate cancer using radiation therapy.

 

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Dr. Chowdhary Talks About Prostate Cancer on WJOB

 

Watch Dr. Mudit Chowdhary of Rush RadioSurgery talk about prostate cancer with Jim Dedelow on JED in The Region on WJOB. If you, or a loved one, have recently been diagnosed with prostate cancer and have questions please speak to our staff today!

 

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Rush Radiosurgery Second Opinion radio spot

 

When it comes to cancer, there are numerous treatment options. Rush Radiosurgery uses radiation therapy to treat many different types of cancers. Key advantages of radiation therapy include five or fewer outpatient treatment sessions, no surgery is required, and treatment is pain-free. If you, or a loved one, have recently been diagnosed with cancer and […]

 

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Managing Cancer as a Chronic Illness

 

June is National Cancer Survivor Month.  It is a month dedicated to celebrating and recognizing those who have survived cancer, an inspiration for those recently diagnosed, a gathering of support for families, and an outreach to the community.   According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the leading national public health institute […]

 

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September is National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

 

National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month is observed every September in the United States by health experts and advocates, and individuals concerned with men’s prostate health.  Designating a month for the disease serves the purpose of increasing public awareness of the importance of prostate health and screenings, educating about risk factors and symptoms, and advocating for […]

 

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Treating Lung Cancer with TrueBeam™ STx Technology

 

According to the American Lung Association, lung cancer is the leading cancer killer in both men and women in the United States and causes more deaths than colorectal, breast and prostate cancers combined.  An estimated 158,040 Americans are expected to die from lung cancer in 2015, accounting for approximately 27 percent of all cancer deaths. […]

 

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Treatment Comparison: TrueBeam STx versus Proton Therapy

 

When seeking advanced treatment options for prostate cancer, patients may compare stereotactic radiosurgery and proton therapy. While both are known for their precision and minimal side effects, each targets the tumor differently. At Rush Radiosurgery, TrueBeam STx® technology performs stereotactic body radiation therapy. During treatment, high doses of radiation are delivered to tumors with sub-millimeter […]

 

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