High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU) uses frequency, sounds waves to destroy the cancer cells. HIFU is considered the therapeutic choice for prostate cancer. The technology used sound and ultrasound energy to destroy the targeted tissue. The transmission of sound waves and ultrasound energy transmitted through the rectum wall focused on the location within the prostate and identified by MRI. This treatment is minimally invasive and leaves the healthy tissue untouched, and reducing the side effects.
Patient eligible for the treatment
The patients who have low risk to intermediate risk of prostate cancer are eligible for treatment. HIFU therapy is effective for the treatment of early-stage prostate cancer.
It is observed that a single session of HIFU therapy can produce noticeable improvement and has increased the survival rate. HIFU treatment takes about 4 hours on average. Overall the success rate of HIFU therapy is 80%.
Team of doctors involved in the HIFU treatment for prostate cancer
Our team has urologists, medical oncologists, pathologists, radiologists, and clinical helpers are involved in performing HIFO therapy. Our experienced doctor’s perspectives are taken into consideration to decide the best option for individual patients. Decide the plan for Hifo therapy.
Where can I Find the best HIFU Therapy center in Mesa, Arizona?
You can find assistance for HIFU therapy by skilled and experienced urologists at East Valley Urology center in Mesa, Arizona.
Our clinical experts are Dr. Rahul Mehan (MD), Dr. Wadhwa (MD). Dr. Rahul Mehan is the founder of East Valley Urology Center and retained his certification from the American Board of Urology. He completed his training in general surgery from Indiana University School of Medicine. Dr. Wadhwa has MD his designation from The American Board of Urology and specializes in invasive surgery. They are the first to perform the HIFU treatment using the Sonablate system in Arizona. Consult our experts at East Valley Urology Center and Book An Appointment Todayf or a consultation regarding prostate cancer treatment.